Learn to be a project professional!
Through this online Project School course, our experienced teacher Päivi Korhonen introduces you the practicalities of national and international project planning, implementation, monitoring,evaluation and management.
The benefits of project expertise cycle management skills are multiple.
Project expertise brings clarity and consistency to doing things – whether it is building a sauna, developing a business, planning events, implementing organizational changes, achieving learning goals, or implementing personal change.
Project expertise is an easy-to-use tool. With it you can take over the need for change, work towards goals, and increase the effectivity and efficiency of your actions.
The content of the Project School is ideal for organizations/individuals implementing change, development, research and innovation projects.
The training is implemented as an online program. It consist of webinars, written study materials and learning assignments.
Project as a tool – understanding project and project cycle
After completing this training module, the student knows the definition of a project, the key concepts of project work, project life cycle thinking and the most relevant terminology. He or she recognizes the terms and conditions of a well functioning project and understands the project cycle.
After completing this training module, the student understands the importance of project design throughout the project life cycle, the role of the project planning, risks and risk management, and is able to use
WBS Work Breakdown Structure and Logical Framework Approach Method as practical tools in project planning.
Project implementation and management
After completing this training module, the student knows how to manage a project what is being managed in the project and how the project is managed, and is able to use project management as a tool for project implementation and management. The student recognizes his / her own project management skills, is able to evaluate and develop them, and understands the value of professional project management in successful project implementation.
Project monitoring and evaluation
After completion of this training module, the student recognizes the importance of monitoring and evaluation as part of the project life cycle and is able to build a monitoring and evaluation structure for the project.
Päivi Korhonen has worked in the project world for almost 30 years. She has taught project skills to municipalities, federations, provincial federations, organizations, universities and universities of applied sciences, as well as numerous Finnish and international companies.
She has the international IPMA Project Excellence Assessor certification as proof of project expertise. Päivi is also an experienced trainer of the EU’s PCM Project Cycle Management standard.
Project School is suitable for people and organizations running different kinds of projects for example in the fields of development, education, innovation and research.
You’ll find all the materials you need in the online learning environment.
The learning community has its own closed group, where the participants have the opportunity to continue the discussion after the webinars and between them with the trainer.
Timetable for webinars
1. Project as a tool – understanding project and project cycle, Wed 2.10. at 14:00-15:30
2. Project planning, Wed 9.10 at 14:00-15:30
3. Project implementation and management, Wed 16.10 at 14:00-15:30
4. Project monitoring and evaluation, Wed 23.10 at 14:00-15:340
Facts about our online courses:
- are real time and interactive
- you can participate in Finland or abroad
- you can participate with a smartphone, a computer or a tablet
- you will need an online access
- you will receive a participation link before the course begins
- you can comment on the chat
- you will have the recordings of the sessions
- our staff is happy to help you during the course with the technical issues
Registration online by 18.9.2019Snellman-kesäyliopiston koulutukset Kuopiossa20196.12.2015