Project Management Essentials

Engineering context

Gain insights into the role of a Project Manager, the project management lifecycle and how stakeholder relationships and managing potential changes or risks can influence effective project delivery.

Commencing with a clear definition of project management and related concepts, this course explores the practical aspects of project management through a hands-on case study. Participants share ideas, collaborate on concepts and discuss solutions in a simulated project team context thereby providing a meaningful and engaging learning setting. The supplied training material offers a useful reference source for later customisation and use in the attendee’s workplace

Upon completion you will know fundamental concepts of project management and have a greater understanding of the processes involved in managing a project throughout its lifecycle.   

This course is delivered by our wholly owned subsidiary, The Moreland Group (RTO number 6332). The Moreland Group is a Registered Education Provider (R.E.P) with the Project Management Institute (PMI).

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Registration closes

Registration for this course closes two weeks before the scheduled date.

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Build your Chartered competencies

This training course builds skills and knowledge in the following Engineers Australia Chartered status competencies*:

5. Engage with the relevant community & stakeholders
6. Identify, assess and manage risks

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*Completing this course does not automatically guarantee a competency, it provides participants with the underpinning knowledge required to develop specific Chartered competencies.

Project Management Essentials


"[The facilitator] was easy to understand, project management principles were applied to real life situations, [which made the course] easily relatable." - Mitch, 2019

"The regular involvement of the participants throughout the course and examples was most valuable" - Sam, 2019

"[The focus on] implementing Project Management principles was most useful." - Peter, 2019

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$ 1,510.00 - Non-member
$ 1,283.50 - EA member
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For postal registrations, please download the pdf version of our registration form here.
If you are unable to attend the above dates, please contact to discuss upcoming dates.

We can bring this course direct to you and your organisation. For groups of six or more we provide cost-effective, customised and outcome-focused in-house training.

Find out more about how we can help you and your team by completing an enquiry form or calling us on +61 3 9321 1700.

Is this course for you?

Suitable for people wishing to gain a hands-on understanding of the key areas of project management practice and process, and to be able to apply this knowledge in a practical manner in a broad range of different environments.

This course is particularly relevant if you manage projects or are part of a project team and need to understand the key principles of project management.

Your facilitator for this course

This course is delivered by our wholly owned subsidiary, The Moreland Group (RTO number 6332). The Moreland Group is a Registered Education Provider (R.E.P) with the Project Management Institute (PMI).

Our team of facilitators and assessors are located nation-wide to support the delivery of our project management courses and training.

The Moreland Group has delivered project management training to more than 200 organisations since 1989. Course content and delivery has been designed with high performing projects and best practice in mind.

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