An introduction to project management


More and more accountants are being asked to contribute within a project environment. This course provides a basic outline of the project management role, how to structure a project, the project governance structure and highlights some of the tools available to help manage the process.

Learning Outcomes:

On completion of this course you will:

  • have a basic understanding of project management methodology
  • understand project governance
  • identify the skills required to be an effective project manager
  • know the tools available for project planning
  • be able to implement a project plan
  • be able to evaluate a completed project.

Authored by: Andy Wilkes

Andy is a CIMA qualified accountant with over 17 years in management and senior management positions, helping the public sector move from cash to more commercial style accounting. He has worked with numerous project based teams to oversee the development, and in some cases implementation of large Oracle based finance systems. Andy has also been Team Leader for Change Management and Budgeting during the implementation of three resource accounting systems across Government.

A CPD certificate of completion will be provided by BPP Professional Education Limited upon successful completion of the online course.

CPD Points: 2

CPD Duration (hours): 2

Access: 12 months from purchase date

Price: £65.00 (excludes VAT)