Leading projects


Whether they’re late, over budget or failing to deliver on key objectives, there are a wide range of ways that engineering projects can go astray.

Our courses enhance project management efficiency, through a balance between tools to keep a project on track and the skills to keep the project team working together to deliver successful outcomes.


  • Agile project management

    An introduction to the popular Agile approach for managing software projects, suitable for both project managers and developers.


  • Leading your project team

    For existing and aspiring project managers, with emphasis on the essential skills and techniques for achieving results through other people.


  • Managing engineering projects

    An overview of the tools and techniques for scoping, planning, managing risk, and delivering projects in an engineering environment.


  • Microsoft Project

    This course looks at using Microsoft Project within your organisation to best support project managers in scheduling, resourcing, tracking and budgets.

  • Project governance and sponsorship

    A review of the key responsibilities and attributes required to be a competent and effective project sponsor.


  • Project monitoring and control

    A course that presents the monitoring and controlling processes that  can be used to keep a project on track, on time and on budget.


  • Project planning

    A walk-through the key steps necessary to schedule and resource a project including a discussion about the pros and cons of software tools.


  • Project risk management

    A review of the challenges of risk management and introducing a range of tools and techniques to manage risk effectively and increase project success.


  • R&D Project management

    Designed to support the innovation process and those managing R&D projects so that key success criteria are established and achieved.


  • Stakeholder management

    This course addresses the challenges of stakeholder management and engagement with practical techniques.


  • Working as part of a project team

    Designed for enabling members of project teams to use management tools and techniques to plan, monitor and deliver project work effectively.


  • Extremely good course, will be taking a lot of information away from it, which I wil be able to use on my current project now.

    Tony Dragonetti Managing Engineering Projects attendee, April 2018


  • APM Project Fundamentals Qualification (PFQ)

    Accredited by the APM, this course helps you use a structured framework for managing projects, gain clarity at the outset, identify success criteria and monitor/control progress.


  • APM Project Management Qualification (PMQ)

    This intensive course will sharpen your skills as a project manager. Once you pass the associated exam you will be awarded a professional, globally recognised qualification.


  • Management of Risk (M_o_R®) foundation

    Manage risk accurately in your organisation. The course covers the principles, approach and processes. Learn risk health checks, the risk maturity model and risk management specialisms.


  • Managing Successful Programmes (MSP®) foundation

    This course teaches how to apply MSP® (a framework for delivering large scale change) to your own work and act as an informed member of a programme management team.


  • Managing Successful Programmes (MSP®) practitioner

    MSP® represents proven best practice programme management. This course will enable you to lead and manage a programme of transformational change.


  • PRINCE2® Foundation

    Feel confident managing projects successfully by learning the principles and terminology of PRINCE2®. After this course you will be able to act as an informed PRINCE2® member of the team.


  • PRINCE2® Practitioner

    After this course you will have a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the relationships between the PRINCE2® principles, themes and processes and PRINCE2® products.


  • Project Management Professional (PMP®)

    The gold standard of project management, PMP® recognises the competence of an individual to perform in the role of a project manager, specifically experience in leading and directing projects.


Train your team

Tell us your team’s development needs and we’ll come to you with a specialised training programme, customised for your organisation.

What options are available?

  • Off the shelf – we can deliver any of our training courses at your chosen location, providing you with a cost-effective and efficient solution
  • Tailored courses– our personalised programmes can help you work through issues specific to your team or sector and equip you with the practical tools you need to move forward
  • Blended programmes – we use a range of delivery methods, development subjects and performance resources to ensure your team have the knowledge and skills they need to help your business thrive

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Companies we've worked with

  • Alten
  • bmt
  • Bombardier
  • Gas Networks Ireland
  • International Nuclear Services
  • Martin Baker
  • National Composited Centre
  • Smurfit Kappa
  • sse

Our training acumen

  • Over 25 years experience of delivering training
  • Designed by engineers for engineers
  • Seven locations across the UK
  • Tailored courses for your team, anywhere in the world
  • You come to us or we come to you
  • Online tools to improve the experience

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4.75 out of 5

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