Becoming a Plan-Based Project Manager

Take a look at all project management topics

It's more than just a course.

This is a learning journey.

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On-demand digital learning playlist

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Live session delivered virtually or in-person

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Supporting on-demand digital learning playlists | 30-minute follow up coaching session (optional extra for teams)

Learning Journeys

For our learning journeys we use our proven excite, engage, embed method to ensure the learning experience is engaging and the learning is sustained. The full details of the programme are shown below.

Course Code: OV-PBPM

  • 6-8 hrs live sessions delivered virtually or in-person

  • This is available for individuals, groups and teams

Acquire the skills and competencies to successfully lead predictive projects in different environments. The training course is the ideal, practical introduction to project management for everybody involved in a project. The intensive training allows you to acquire the basics of project management incorporating the essential concepts in predictive and iterative project management.
Participants will enjoy a practice-oriented introduction to project management – including predictive and agile methods. They will learn to successfully initiate, plan, monitor and close projects; handle crucial elements and apply different methods according to the project needs.

This training program addresses junior project managers, project team members, executives and all persons who will have to lead or play an important role in a project.

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Apply the essentials of project predictive and iterative management
  • Understand how projects are planned, executed, controlled and closed in different project environments
  • Handle crucial elements like scope, resources, schedule, cost and quality
  • Contribute efficiently to the end product of a project
  • Predictive and agile PM approaches
  • Launching the project - While considering the environment, uncertainty and risk
  • Essentials of Planning in predictive and iterative projects 
  • Executing predictive or iterative projects while dealing with quality, performance measurement
  • Change management and Sprint reviews 
  • Lessons learned and retrospectives
  • Project closure

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For groups & teams

Live session delivered virtually or in-person. Up to 15 people per programme.

From £xxxx (+VAT)

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For individuals

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Build a customized program

Use our building blocks approach to create a customized program to suit your specific needs and context, at the pace you need. 
Talk to us about what you want to achieve.

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Step 1

Choose the core blocks you want (from our content library)

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Step 2

Consider what blocks you want to customize (to make it your own)

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Review any additional technology and support services we can help you with (to bring the truly bring the learning experience to life)

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We’ll create the optimum journey for your learners

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The building blocks menu of options

To help achieve the pace and agility you need, we encourage you to make use of what we already have (our core library) and make it your own. There’s no need to ‘recreate the wheel’ - build from what we have ‘ready to go’ and then customize what you need to.

Choose from across our range of 100+ core topic areas.

Online self-study:
  • Fluidbooks
  • Infographics (standard and HTML)
  • Thrive in Five
  • Videos/animations
  • Quizzes & assessments
  • Podcasts
  • Digital flip cards
  • HTML microsites
  • Digital adventures
  • Applying what you have learned - action learning prompts/exercises
  • All assets under a topic/collection
Live expert-led:
  • Pre-built team experience (learning journey)
  • Live workshops - virtual or in-person training (1 x half-day live session in a day; 2 x half-day live session in a day)
  • Bitesize (1 x 90-min bite-size session in a day; 2 x 90-min bite-size session in a day; 3 x 90-min bite-size session in a day)
  • Run-it-yourself
  • Coaching – per hour (Follow-up; Learning programme; Transitioning together; Team effectiveness; Career coaching; Leadership & executive; Skills performance coaching)
  • Group facilitation sessions (1 x 3hr in a day; 2 x 3hr in a day
  • Leadership lab session (1 x 3hr in a day; 2 x 3hr in a day)
  • Virtual delivery platform licence
Personalisation for live events:
  • Add your logo
  • Tailored
  • Branded
  • Fully customized
Bespoke content creation:
  • Fluidbooks
  • Infographics (standard and HTML)
  • Thrive in Five
  • Videos/animations
  • Quizzes & assessments
  • Podcasts with bespoke or your content
  • Digital flip cards
  • HTML microsites
  • Digital adventures
  • Digital badges/certificates
  • Live expert-led bite-size or workshop session
Bespoke printed communication/learning assets:
  • Handouts
  • Z-cards
  • Zappar AR for Z-card
  • Action learning prompts/exercises
  • Bespoke Hub annual subscription fee (per user)
  • Hub implementation
  • Subscription (open) hub
  • Booker portal
  • Delivery – Virtual or in-person facilitator; virtual producer
  • Faculty management
  • Delegate management
  • Instructional design
  • Specialist instructional design
  • Learning journey curation
  • Logistics support
  • Project management
  • Customer success management
  • Branding & creative communication
  • Graphic design
  • Translations services
  • Proofing/QA
  • Data insights & engagement
  • Consultancy
  • Supplier management
  • Managed Learning Services
The building blocks menu of options

Our approach

Successful learning programs don’t just happen by accident: Our 4E learning journey model ensures maximum transformational power (and it’s informed by decades of adult learning best practices and proven real-life hybrid learning effectiveness).

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