QQI Component Certificate in Project Management Overview


Master the essential skills and tools of Project Management. Complete a project and an assignment as part of this course to demonstrate your skills. This course introduces you to Project Management and provides you with the skills and tools to ensure you can successfully plan, manage and close your projects. Understand how to be proactive in your approach to risk management. Identify mitigation and contingency plans to ensure your project delivers within project constraints. Practice change control and status reporting to ensure your stakeholders' expectations are managed. You will be supported in the preparation of your project and assignment to complete this QQI Level 6 Component Certificate in Project Management (Minor Award, Level 6, 6N4090 - 15 credits).

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  • Skill Level
  • Duration
    • 3 Days
  • Support
    • Tutor on call
    • Exam simulator
  • Assessment
    • 22.5

Course Description

On completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Master project management skills, concepts, tools and techniques
  • Create, structure and organize projects using project management tools
  • Schedule project tasks and work packages effectively
  • Estimate project cost & resource requirements
  • Manage Project Risk and Communications
  • Be proficient in Monitoring and Controlling project phase
  • Determine the lessons learned from the project

This QQI Component Certificate in Project Management course is beneficial for those who are new or have just entered project management. The course provides an ideal introduction as a follow-up project and assignment in the workplace is required for certification. This ensures you can practice and apply the tools and techniques in the work environment. However, this is a course that can be customized to reflect the experiences and levels of participants. For more details on this please contact us.

Project Management Fundamentals

Planning Projects

  • Scope
  • Schedule
  • Cost
  • Communications

Risk Management

Project Execution

Change Management

Project Monitoring and Control

Project Closure

Lessons Learned

Closeout Report

Post course follow-up support

To apply for the QQI Component Certificate in Project Management you must first satisfy the following requirements: Leaving Certificate or equivalent qualifications and/or relevant life and work experiences. Candidates should have organizational support and ongoing access to appropriate supervision practice experience in the workplace.

This course will be run as a QQI Certified course. Delegates who wish to achieve a QQI Component Certificate in Project Management must complete an Assignment and Skills Demonstration. The assignment and skills demonstration will be covered in the 3 day training course via exercises / demonstrations and the final assignment submission must be sent to Velopi within three weeks following course completion (full details will be provided to delegates during the course). All assessment is carried out in accordance with QQI regulations. Assessment is devised by the internal assessor, with external moderation by the QQI. Velopi is an Authorized Training Partner (ATP) of the Project Management Institute (PMI)®. Our training materials and course structure have been reviewed against PMI®’s quality standards and are continually updated to match the current PMP® Role Delineation study. Our QQI Instructors are certified Project Management Professionals with years of experience in Project Management in local and international markets. We can offer courses in-house or at our own training facilities. Courses can be tailored to meet client needs where sufficient numbers are enrolled.

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Keep up to Date & Certified (PDUs)

Your career is a journey, and you’ll need to stay relevant as the profession evolves and as the needs of employers grow and change. Maintaining your PMI® certification is a significant competitive advantage. It keeps you relevant and helps you better position yourself as the answer to a company's demand.

To keep your certification and keep you relevant and competitive for employer demanded skills, you’ll need to participate in professional development activities, and earn and report professional development units (PDUs.) The goal is to ensure that your certified competencies stay relevant and up to date.

There are tons of opportunities to earn PDUs.  PMP® credential holders love Velopi's PDU Centre because it's the easiest way to earn and document the 60 hours of professional development units (PDUs) that are required over a 3 year period.

As a learner with us, Velopi's PDU Centre helps you earn and report your Education PDUs to keep up to date and maintain your certification through our classes, seminars and webinars as well as self directed learning. Visit the Velopi PDU Centre to see our upcoming classes and webinars and Discover ways to earn PDUs or report earned PDUs with our Velopi PDU Centre.

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