Experienced lecturers provide a comprehensive grounding in the practical project management skills required to effect successful change across organisations in today’s highly competitive business world.

Course Type: Professional Accredited by: Independent College
Delivery: Online Fees: €995 — online & recorded
Duration: 10 weeks x 3 hours Location: Independent College
NFQ: Not Applicable Next Intake: October 4th 2022
  • Overview
  • Entry Requirements
  • How to Apply
  • Aims & Objectives

What is this Course?

Project management (PM) is one of the most sought-after skill sets across the business world. It can be defined as the application of methods, processes, knowledge, and experience to achieve specific goals within agreed parameters, time and budgetary constraints and acceptance criteria. In any organisation or industry, effective change rarely happens successfully without project management skills being applied.

Discover the key phases of Project Management, from initiation to close via project definition, planning, execution, implementation, and control.


What Will Participants Get From This Course?

On this 10-week diploma, participants will learn:

• The fundamental concepts of PM and its role in delivering organisational success

• The key tools, approaches and conceptual frameworks used in practice

• The most common PM methodologies and project characteristics to which they apply

• How to design project networks incorporating task identification, work breakdown structures, as well as time and duration estimation

• The key interpersonal skills of successful PM, including team-building, leadership, negotiation and conflict management.


What do you need?

Our Professional Development courses are designed to assist our students gain knowledge and upskill in important selected disciplines and therefore do not have entry perquisite requirements – our Professional Diploma in Project Management is open to all applicants while places are available.

How to Apply?

To apply please click our Apply Now link
For further information please email profcourses@independentcollege.ie or call 018773903

Aims & Objectives

Assessment for this programme is based on a mixture of open-book exams, and continuous assessment consisting of preparing a proposal for the planning and management of a notional project, employing relevant project management tools and concepts (1,700 words).

Successful participants will receive a Professional Diploma in Project Management that is certified by Independent College.