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Project Management for Administrative Professionals

Learn to handle the added pressures of planning, organizing and managing projects on top of your already busy schedule!

Obtain the skills that spell project management success - scheduling, communicating and planning. Learn skills from this project management course for administrative professionals will help you take a project from conception to completion.

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Upcoming Sessions

Date City Times Course# 32298
  • Oct 2, 2017
    - Oct 4, 2017
    Toronto, ON 9:00 AM
    - 5:00 PM
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  • Oct 30, 2017
    - Nov 1, 2017
    Ottawa, ON 9:00 AM
    - 5:00 PM
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  • Jan 15, 2018
    - Jan 17, 2018
    Toronto, ON 9:00 AM
    - 5:00 PM
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  • Feb 5, 2018
    - Feb 7, 2018
    Ottawa, ON 9:00 AM
    - 5:00 PM
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Do you need a different date or location? We offer Courses On Request.


Course Details

What You Will Learn

  • Focus on results and meet project objectives and timetables
  • Organize and track all project resources to maximize productivity
  • Report progress of plans to the satisfaction of management
  • Solve problems as they arise and anticipate problems using simple and effective problem­-solving tools
  • Manage time while juggling multiple projects and ongoing daily responsibilities
  • Use influence and clear communication to get co­operation and coordinate the work of people who do not report to you

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How You Will Benefit

  • Learn the project management skills to plan, organize and control projects of any size
  • Anticipate problems or solve them as they arise
  • Avoid common project disasters
  • Influence your project team and co-workers with confidence and control
  • Balance your busy schedule with the added pressures of managing a project

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Course Features

  • Structured case study(ies) to apply learning in groups
  • Sample templates and tools you can use in the workplace
  • Hands-on activities engage participants in demonstrating skills
  • Worksheets and exercises to enhance participation and learning
  • Simulation activities to help transfer learned skills and behaviour to the working world

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Who Should Attend

Administrative and executive assistants and other administrative professionals required to balance project management activities, on top of their everyday workloads.

 

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  • "  One thing that I believe made the course such a huge success was being to apply the lessons to an actual project that a team mate was or will be working on in her job.  "

  • "  Material was relevant to my position. I enjoyed the hands-on approach and it was presented at just the right pace.  "

  • "  The course equipped me with very applicable skills for managing the projects I must assume along side my everyday job role.  "

  • "  The course offered a practical and hands-on approach to project management. I found that mapping out a project as a team was very beneficial. Input from other team and class members was very valuable to take away because it gave me new ideas and approaches to planning meetings and activities.  "

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    Workplace Safety Insurance Board

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    Concordia University

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    eHealth Ontario

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    Ontario Ministry of Research and Innovation