Introduction to Project Management

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This session will cover the fundamentals of Project Management allowing participants to gain an understanding of the key skills and tools required for an effective project manager. There will also be opportunities to discuss, share and learn from your experiences and ask the trainer for advice relevant to your specific roles.

Course overview

The course will explore:
• The definitions of projects, project management, project sponsor, project board, business case, project management plan, project life cycle, work breakdown structure, organisation breakdown structure, terms of reference, Gantt chart
• The roles and responsibilities of the project manager.
• What activities are needed to create the component elements of a project
• Quality assurance
• Project costs
• Monitoring and evaluation

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the session participants will be able to:
• Define project management.
• Identify and define key project mangement terminology.
• Understand the primary concepts and lifecycle structure of project management.
• Apply basic principles and tools to better manage an exist project, and plan and implement a new project.

 Based on the National Occupational Standards for Management & Leadership.

Somanah Achadoo has developed and successfully delivered a range of courses whilst working at Voluntary Action Camden (VAC) and as a self-employed Management Consultant/Project Manager. He has delivered accredited courses in partnership with education providers such as universities and FE colleges as well as not-for-profit organisations. Non-accredited courses have also been designed and delivered to staff, trustees and volunteers working in both statutory and the voluntary & community/ charity/ not-for-profit sector. Some courses were commissioned by local authorities and others by charities, and some were developed due to the need of the sector and were self-funded by the learners with match funding from Skills Funding Agency.


June 13th, 2024 from  9:45 AM to  1:00 PM
Hackney CVS - The Adiaha Antigha Centre
24-30 Dalston Lane
Hackney, LON E8 3AZ
United Kingdom
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Phone: 02079231962
Event Fee(s)
Event fees
HCVS member - Micro (less than 10K) £20.00
HCVS member - Small (less than 100K) £40.00
HCVS member - Medium (less than 500K) £60.00
HCVS member - Large (Over 500K) £75.00
Members of THCVS, Redbridge CVS, Voluntary Action Islington £40.00
Non-member of HCVS £75.00