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Project Management Modular Course (4 Days)

  • Date(s)
    MODULE 1: Monday, 17 & Tuesday, 18 February 2020 MODULE 2: Thursday, 19, & Friday, 20 March 2020
  • Time(s)
    9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Venue
    Engineers Ireland, 22 Clyde Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland
  • Fee

    Members: €1450
    Non-Members: €1650

    NOTE: You can only book online using credit or debit card details.  If your preferred method of payment is by invoice / purchase order / bank transfer / other, please contact the CPD Training Team on 01-6651305, or email to secure a place.

  • CPD Credit
    28 hours   C3

Note: Delegates are required to attend all four sessions.

Course aim

This course is the start of the process to achieve Project Management Professional (PMP) certification. It is run in conjunction with the Centre for Project Management, University of Limerick.

Those completing this programme can claim 35 hours formal project management education, which is one of the pre-requisites for sitting the Project Management Professional Certification exam with the PMI.

Course objectives

Participants will:

  • Gain an appreciation of project strategies, approaches and methodologies
  • Develop a focused project plan to manage implementation
  • Develop schedule and cost control baselines
  • Develop a results driven project management team
  • Manage project risks using standard templates
  • Avoid conflict by establishing roles, responsibilities and communications channels
  • Develop effective measures for scheduling and controlling projects
  • Establish a dependable project control monitoring system


The course consists of two modules, each module lasting two days. Attendance at module 1 is a prerequisite to attending module 2. There is a gap of 2 weeks between modules to allow some application of the techniques after the initial sessions.

Course content is structured against the five key project management phases & processes:

  • Unit 1 – Project initiation
  • Unit 2 – Project planning
  • Unit 3 – Project implementation
  • Unit 4 – Project control
  • Unit 5 – Project closure

Who should attend?

This course will be of interest to those individuals who seek to gain knowledge and ability in this important management discipline. It will be of importance to all individuals working within a projects-driven company or for those in contemporary organisations that handle projects from time to time. It will be of interest to all those wishing to advance their management careers.

This course offers the participant the opportunity to start the process to achieve Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.

Trainer's profile

Declan Cunningham is one of Ireland’s top tutors on the subject of Project Management for engineers. He brings more than 25 years national and international experience as a senior-level Project Manager. He completed a Masters Degree in Project Management in the University of Limerick (UL) and now develops and delivers numerous project management training projects with the Centre for Project Management in UL.  

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17 February 2020


"Excellent course with excellent delivery from Declan. Hugely beneficial for my career progression"

"Excellent course with practical examples of application of various tools for Project Management"

"Declan is a gifted instructor providing the right amount of industry experience and examples. I would highly recommend this programme"


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