Further Education and Training Certificate: Project Management

Qualification Title: Further Education and
Training Certificate: Project Management

SAQA I.D. 50080
NQF Level: NQF Level 04
Credits: 136

Course duration:  24  contact days over 12 months

This is an accredited qualification

Develop your project management skills, equip yourself with the required project management tools and learn more about the role of a project manager  Enrol now on BOTI’s Project Management Essentials Course!

Develop your project management skills, equip yourself with the required project management tools and learn more about the role of a project manager  Enrol now on BOTI’s Project Management Essentials Course!

‘A project management approach means project success’

What you will learn

Discover the exciting world of project management

Simple projects are seen to be ones that involve few resources with limited impact on stakeholders and the environment.

The project industry – a key component of the global business environment

The project industry is a key component of the global business environment and skilled practitioners must cater to industry demands, provide significant benefits to individuals and corporations as well as the country at large.

Develop your project management skills, equip yourself with the required project management tools and learn more about the role of a project manager  Enrol now on BOTI’s Project Management Essentials Course!

Projects are diverse in nature

Since projects are diverse in nature, in order to manage effectively manage them, a broad set of competencies is needed.

Project management – a vital component of any business system

Project management is a vital component of any business system and this course is a must for those who manage a business.

BOTI’s Project Management Essentials Course will equip you with basic project management skills and knowledge required to develop further related competencies that will enable you to become an effective and efficient member of a project team and provide support to the project manager and project team in respect of medium to large projects.   You will also develop your skills in specialised technical aspects as these pertain to the project management process.

Develop your project management skills, equip yourself with the required project management tools and learn more about the role of a project manager  Enrol now on BOTI’s Project Management Essentials Course!

Practical training includes projects that may involve business, government or community development initiatives and hone in on various economic sectors.

BOTI’s Project Management Essentials Course will equip you with the skills, knowledge and attitudes needed in order to be able to manage more effectively and in a professional manner.

Course outcomes

Upon completion of this course you will be able to effectively:

  • Provide assistance with implementation and assure project work meets quality requirements
  • Conduct project documentation management in support of project processes
  • Provide input in terms of project initiation, scope definition and scope change control
  • Within one’s own field of expertise contribute to the management of project risk

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  • Compile a simple schedule in order to facilitate effective project execution
  • Understand and explain the fundamentals of project management
  • Implement project administration processes in terms of specific requirements
  • Monitor, evaluate and communicate basic project schedules
  • Actively participate in the estimation and preparation ofa cost budget for a project or sub project and monitor and control actual cost against budget
  • Function as an effective member of a project team
  • Take into account the needs of the audience and appropriate context in respect of oral communication
  • Interpret and apply information from written text
  • Apply correct use of language and communication techniques in occupational learning programmes
  • Produce written text spanning a variety of communicative contexts

Develop your project management skills, equip yourself with the required project management tools and learn more about the role of a project manager  Enrol now on BOTI’s Project Management Essentials Course!

  • Apply a working knowledge of statistics and probability in order to critically interrogate and effectively communicate findings in respect of life-related problems
  • Sustain oral communication engagements and evaluate spoken text
  • Read, analyse and respond to various forms of written communication
  • Represent, analyse and calculate shape and motion in 2-and 3- dimensional space within various different contexts
  • Apply mathematics to investigate and monitor the financial aspects of personal, business, national and international affairs
  • Apply the writing process in order to compose appropriate texts required in the business environment
  • Write for a broad spectrum of contexts
  • Apply a variety of project management tools and techniques
  • Evaluate and improve the performance of the project team

Who is this course suitable for?

This course is aimed at those individuals who have prior work experience in project management or business administration or the equivalent thereof.

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Develop your project management skills, equip yourself with the required project management tools and learn more about the role of a project manager  Enrol now on BOTI’s Project Management Essentials Course!

 

 

UNIT STANDARDS:

 

 ID        UNIT STANDARD TITLEPRE-2009 NQF LEVELNQF LEVELCREDITS
Core120383Provide assistance in implementing and assuring project work meets quality requirementsLevel 3NQF Level 036
Core120376Conduct project documentation management to support project processesLevel 4NQF Level 046
Core120373Contribute to project initiation, scope definition and scope change controlLevel 4NQF Level 049
Core120374Contribute to the management of project risk within own field of expertiseLevel 4NQF Level 045
Core120384Develop a simple schedule to facilitate effective project executionLevel 4NQF Level 048
Core120372Explain fundamentals of project managementLevel 4NQF Level 045
Core120381Implement project administration processes according to requirementsLevel 4NQF Level 045
 Core120387Monitor, evaluate and communicate simple project schedulesLevel 4NQF Level 044
Core120375Participate in the estimation and preparation of cost budget for a project or sub project and monitor and control actual cost against budgetLevel 4NQF Level 046
Core120382Plan, organise and support project meetings and workshopsLevel 4NQF Level 044
Core120379Work as a project team memberLevel 4NQF Level 048
Fundamental8968Accommodate audience and context needs in oral communicationLevel 3NQF Level 035
Fundamental8969Interpret and use information from textsLevel 3NQF Level 035
Fundamental8973Use language and communication in occupational learning programmesLevel 3NQF Level 035
Fundamental8970Write texts for a range of communicative contextsLevel 3NQF Level 035
Fundamental9015Apply knowledge of statistics and probability to critically interrogate and effectively communicate findings on life related problemsLevel 4NQF Level 046
Fundamental8974Engage in sustained oral communication and evaluate spoken textsLevel 4NQF Level 045
Fundamental8975Read analyse and respond to a variety of textsLevel 4NQF Level 045
Fundamental9016Represent analyse and calculate shape and motion in 2-and 3-dimensional space in different contextsLevel 4NQF Level 044
Fundamental7468Use mathematics to investigate and monitor the financial aspects of personal, business, national and international issuesLevel 4NQF Level 046
Fundamental12153Use the writing process to compose texts required in the business environmentLevel 4NQF Level 045
Fundamental8976Write for a wide range of contextsLevel 4NQF Level 045
Elective120385Apply a range of project management tools and techniquesLevel 4NQF Level 047
Elective120380Evaluate and improve the project team’s performanceLevel 5Level TBA: Pre-2009 was L57