Project and Contract Management-A Modern Approach-PSPS 8004

8th March - 19th March 2021 (Dubai, UAE) 9th August - 20th August 2021 (London, UK) 22nd November - 3rd December 2021 (Houston, Texas, USA.)

Course Overview

This course is designed for managers responsible for or/and those who expect to be saddled with the responsibility of leading project delivery as well as those with direct responsibilities formanagementofcontractsthatimpactonsuchprojectsinanyformorshape.Specific

Attention will be paidtotheneedsofvarioussubjectmatterspecialistsandtechnicalsupport staff engaged in the delivery of commercial agricultural development projects in Nigeria.


Learning Outcome

  • Understanding the business, social, cultural &political contexts that impacton programmes or  projects
  • Develop a focused, disciplined approach to developing and implementing plans and controls for development project
  • Be able to use PRINCE 2 to deliver a process based approach to project management
  • Apply a range of methodologies to development projects
  • Enhanced understanding of contract management process
  • Be able to guarantee value for money in context with the international donor funding contracts
  • Be able to manage and control change regarding strategies and brought about by emerging challenges
  • Enhance communication and use information more effectively in project management
  • Improve team and individual performances in project management



Indicative Contents

·       General Business Context

·       Principles of Project Management with specific reference to international funding project

·       PRINCE2– Foundation

·       Project Quality and Risk Management

·       Change and Configuration Management

·       Managing People at the grass-root level

·       Best concept forDevelopment Project Planning,Monitoring and Control Techniques

·       Contract management processes

·       Pre-contract award management

a) Contract negotiation strategies

b) Setting target and evaluation criteria

c)  Plan contract strategy- research market place

d) Invitation to bid

·       Bidding and award of contract processes

a) Contract Negotiation and Contract Award

b) Debrief Techniques

·       Post-contract award management

·       Contract monitoring and Maintaining audit trail

·       Case studies and industrial visitation


More Detail
Duration This is a one-week programme spread over 10 working days. working days
Certification A certificate of completion is issued on successful completion of the programme.
Location Dubai-UAE, Houston-Texas-USA., London-UK
Travel and accommodation Travel and accommodation to be paid for at source by delegates
Fees Course fees for tuition, materials and certification: £4750.00(Excl. VAT)per delegate for 2 weeks.
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