Short Programme

About

This programme offers a structured approach to managing projects. It includes the latest planning and control techniques used by industry to manage projects effective and efficiently. It covers the techniques referred to in the PMI (PMBOK) body of knowledge and particularly the techniques used by project planning software.

Centurion Academy's programmes are developed to improve critical thinking skills and as such incorporate a variety of instructional techniques that are used to assist in learning and to assess our students' progress.

The short programmes offered by Centurion Academy have been developed to enhance the skills of those already in the workplace and are non-credit bearing.

Ideal for...
  • Project managers who want to further their careers in project management
  • People who are already working as project managers and wants to get a formal qualification
  • Those who have successfully completed the Fundamentals of Project Management
  • Engineers, architects, quantity surveyors, contracts managers, town & regional Planners
  • IT specialist working on IT related projects
  • Public officials engaged in government projects
Admission Requirements
  • Basic knowledge and / or experience in project management principles
  • Fundamentals of Project Management
  • Proficient in English
Curriculum
  • Introduction to project management
  • Project closure
  • Project selection throughout strategic alignment
  • Project risk management
  • Organisational project capability
  • Stakeholder management
  • Project initiation and definition
  • Project communication
  • Project Planning
  • People management for projects
  • Project execution, monitoring and control:
  • Understanding earned value management
  • Introduction to Ms Project - Level 1
  • Change management
  • Leadership
  • Programme and portfolio management

Advanced Project Management is offered at:

Centurion, Klerksdorp, Rustenburg, Witbank