Soft Skills for Project Managers

£300.00

Providing delegates with a series of practical steps and associated tools that support effective stakeholder management within a project.

This 5-hour course is an introduction to developing effective soft skills in managing stakeholders in a project environment.

The course is based on established project management principles which can be applied to any project environment.

It is highly interactive in style and aimed at providing delegates with practical skills and tips to deploy back in the workplace on real projects.

Each candidate will be provided with a handbook containing the slides, workshop exercises, a recommended reading list on the subject, other courses and qualifications available as well as free access to selected videos on our unique PM Channel.

Description

Course content:.

Providing delegates with a series of practical steps and associated tools that support effective stakeholder management within a project.

This 5-hour course is an introduction to developing effective soft skills in managing stakeholders in a project environment.

The course is based on established project management principles which can be applied to any project environment.

It is highly interactive in style and aimed at providing delegates with practical skills and tips to deploy back in the workplace on real projects.

Each candidate will be provided with a handbook containing the slides, workshop exercises, a recommended reading list on the subject, other courses and qualifications available as well as free access to selected videos on our unique PM Channel.

At the end of this module you will be able to:

  • The stakeholder management process
  • Identify, map and analyse supply chain stakeholders
  • Use of the communication management plan
  • The importance of managing stakeholder expectations
  • The use of influencing within a supply chain
  • Understanding stakeholder personality types and adapting styles to suit
  • Managing conflict in project teams and on supply chain improvement programmes
  • Negotiation approaches

Hours for module: 5 hours
How will the module be taught: Virtual classroom
Location: N/a – virtual tutor-led classroom delivery
Course leader: Kristian Hardy