• Therese Linton

Essential Project Management | 1 CPD Unit

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Product Description

Essential Project Management

CPD-LIVE Webinar
DATE :  Friday 15 March
TIME  :  11:30am to 12:30pm

1 CPD Unit – Practice Management or Professional Skills

In this CPD session Therese Linton, Founder and Principal Consultant at The BASALT Group, will cover the basic project management skills that are expected of all new project managers, as well as business managers and consultants. This practical session includes – introduction to project management; project initiation, project planning; project execution and project closure.

The emphasis will be on Project Initiation with overviews being provided for the other phases in the project lifecycle. Critical concepts in modern project management will be covered.

Product Description

The field of project management is vast and takes years of formal training and on the job experience to become truly competent. Project Management is a profession with formal certification, as well as a set of skills that can be applied by any manager to improve the successful delivery of projects. It is the application of frameworks, tools and techniques to project based activities to deliver business outcomes.

Increasingly, business managers, team leaders and consultants are expected to deliver project-based work – this module is designed for this audience.

Learning Outcomes

  1. INTRODUCE foundation project management concepts
  2. ESTABLISH the importance of the project manager and project sponsor roles
  3. UNDERSTAND project initiation concepts in detail
  4. CONSIDER other project management phases at a high level
  5. ESTABLISH frameworks to deliver straightforward projects
  6. UNDERSTAND the factors that contribute to project success

If this particular educational activity extends your knowledge and skills in areas that are relevant to your practice needs or professional development, then you should claim one (1) “unit” for each hour of attendance, refreshment breaks not included.

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About your Speaker

Therese Linton, The BASALT Group

Therese Linton is an expert in project management. She is a highly competent transformation professional with over 25 years’ experience in program delivery, strategy development and change management in the IT, Banking and Finance, Telecommunications, Manufacturing, Corporate Fit-out and Legal sectors.

Therese has both the practical and academic credentials that place her in a unique position to share project management with all business advisers and management professionals.

Including 7 years’ as a Lecturer and Unit of Study Coordinator for Sydney University’s prestigious Masters of Project Management and 2 years’ lecturing for the College of Law’s Masters of In-house Practice in multi-disciplinary project management.

Therese’s book Project Management Essentials, Cengage, 2014 was awarded the prestigious best new resource for students in 2015 and is used by many leading universities and TAFE colleges in their project management programs.

Qualifications and certifications include a Bachelor of Commerce (Information Technology) with Merit, UNSW; Executive Masters Programme (Delivering Information Technology), Harvard Business School; Advanced Diploma of Project Management; Cert IV Training and Assessment; Six Sigma Black Belt; Certified Practicing Project Director (CPPD) AIPM.

Further Information

This one hour seminar = 1 CPD unit for one fee earner only. Please contact us if you require other fee earners in your firm to watch and record this a part of their CPD requirements (additional charges will apply).

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