The Project Life Cycle and Organisational Styles (ON LINE course)


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NZ Institute of Highway Technology Limited (NZIHT), in conjunction with Continuing Professional Development (CPD) - online and e-learning specialists, now offers a range of courses in an online format.  We understand that everything has to be fitted into a busy work and life schedule and have chosen the flexibility of online courses for this reason. Over many years a series of professional development courses that provide worthwhile practical skills which can be applied to your life, workplace and career.

Do you want an overview of the project life cycle and the phases that all projects go through?

Are you struggling with the impacts that organisational structure is having on project management? Then this project life cycle and organizational styles online course will help you.

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on line course

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$120 + GST per person to complete this on line course

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Topics include

Module 1 - The Project Life Cycle[Total 2 hours]

  • The first module defines the project life cycle which is the duration of the project composed of all the individual project phases. The project phases include: Define, Plan, Implement and Close

What you will learn: List four phases of the project life cycle; define the purpose, inputs and outputs of each phase; understand the sequence of project management activities.

Module 2 - Organisational Styles [Total 1.5 hours]

  • The second module covers organisational structures and how they affect projects and project management. Projects are influenced by the style and structure of the organization in which they are carried out. This module develops an awareness of these issues and how they can impact on projects.

What you will learn: Identify functional, matrix and projectised organisational structures; list the impacts of each structure on project management; understand how organisational structure affects projects.

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Who should attend

  • Anyone involved in planning and managing projects
  • Project Managers, Team Leaders and team members
  • Contractors
  • Consultants
  • Practitioners intending to move into project management or leadership roles
  • Public or private sector managers, supervisors, consultants, cross-functional team leaders or anyone whowould like to gain a better understanding of project management

The principles in this course apply to anyone who needs to manage projects. It applies to practitioners across a range of skill sets including the science, engineering, architectural, planning, IT, marketing and sales fields.

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How long will it take?

This e-learning course is equivalent to 3.5 hours of continuing professional development. Your progress through the course is recorded by Continuing Professional Development’s learning management system. At the completion of the course you will be able to print a unique certificate of completion for your records.

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How do I register?

  • Simply complete the registration form on .pdf flyer or click here to register on line
  • NZIHT will then send you an invoice for payment of the on-line course/courses you wish to complete
  • Once invoice has been paid our partner company ‘CPD’ will send you a link to the course together with the code and instructions how to start.
  • Start your course at a time that suits you


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