Essentials of Project Management

This one-day project management essentials course provides an overview of the key concepts, principles and practices involved in managing projects successfully.

This course is designed for individuals who are new to project management and for those who wish to refresh their knowledge and skills in this area.

It provides a comprehensive overview of the key concepts, principles and practices involved in managing projects successfully with a focus on delivering projects on time, within budget and to the satisfaction of stakeholders. Participants will learn how to apply best practices in areas such as project governance and lifecycle, stakeholder engagement, scope, time, cost, and performance management. 


This intensive one-day course will give you an understanding of:

  • project governance and lifecycle management, including how to establish effective decision-making frameworks to ensure successful project delivery
  • the skills required for stakeholder management and the role of effective communication
  • project scope, time management techniques, work breakdown structures, schedule development, and how to adapt to scope and timeline changes
  • performance management strategies with a focus on the development and monitoring of key performance indicators (KPIs) to assess and improve project progress and outcomes.

$495 (inc. GST) 

Please note: This course is also offered to groups. Please make an enquiry for a quote to deliver to your group.

There are no formal prerequisites for this course.


This course provides an overview of: 

  • project governance and lifecycle
  • stakeholder engagement
  • scope management
  • time, cost and performance management.


There is no assessment for this course.

Past participants tell us this course has given them:

  • a better understanding of why project governance is important, as well as the confidence to set up and manage governance structures
  • better knowledge of the project lifecycle phases
  • the skills to develop a work breakdown structure and to manage changes to project scope
  • the confidence to build strong relationships with stakeholders and to manage their expectations.

Course duration

  • 1 training day

Course dates

We are finalising dates for the next course. In the meantime, please make an enquiry to register your interest in this course or to schedule a course for your group.

Essentials of Project Management

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  • Live virtual classroom
  • Tools & Tech: Zoom or Teams, ASC Training Online 

  • Duration: 1 training day

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