Project Management, an Introduction
Professional Development Programme

This course is an introduction for all staff involved in small projects.

Please note: Staff with some experience of managing projects should consider booking onto the Project Management course rather than this introductory course. Participants on the advanced course should have the level of knowledge that would be gained from attendance on the introductory course.

Pre-requisites: None

To introduce the key components and techniques of project management:

  • The stages of a project
  • Planning and preparing
  • Scheduling, monitoring and controlling
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • Risk management
  • Managing the project team

Anticipated learning outcomes:
By the end of this course, you will:

  • gain the knowledge and confidence to manage a project from beginning to end
  • identify the different stages involved in project planning
  • describe the use of a Gantt chart and the relevance of milestones in monitoring and measuring progress taking account of budget, expenditure and risk management

This course supports your development in line with the UCL Core Behaviours Framework.

Facilitator: Ian Skerritt, Redington Consultancy About the facilitator...

Date, time and venue: 1 day course

More dates will be available in the 2018-2019 Academic Year. In the meantime please Register Your Interest by scrolling down the page to How to Book and clicking on the link to the Booking Form. We will then email you when new dates are available.


  • Free for all staff on the UCL payroll 
  • £160 for UCL Affiliated / Higher Education Institutions / Charities
  • £400 for External Applicants

How to book: Booking Form

OD Course Contact: Zara Chaudhry

Cancellation: Please note that there has been a change to the cancellation policy. The course cancellation and no show fee is £100 starting from the 2015/16 academic year. This charge is applicable to Organisational Development Courses and supersedes all other information regarding this policy elsewhere on the UCL website and training booking system. Additional charges may be incurred on some courses. Read more about cancellation >>.