ONLINE TRAINING: Project management in the voluntary sector

  • 1 day
  • Online
  • Planning and strategy
  • Management
Are you a project manager with little formal training? Or would you like to consolidate your existing skills and develop a more robust approach to managing your projects? This practical course is specifically tailored to the voluntary sector. It’s designed to give you all the principles and practical tools you need to plan, deliver and evaluate your project successfully.
We’ve redesigned this face-to-face training specifically for online delivery, to ensure your learning needs are met though interactive, live sessions with knowledgeable trainers.
 
This training will take place over two half days (09.30 -13.00) and you need to attend both days of the same course. There will be certain tasks to be completed between sessions.

January course 
Session 1: Thursday 21 January (09.30 until 13.00)
Session 2: Friday 22  January (09.30 until 13.00)

February course 
Session 1:  Tuesday 9 February (09.30 until 13.00)
Session 2:  Wednesday 10 February (09.30 until 13.00)

March course 
Session 1:   Wednesday 24 March (09.30 until 13.00)
Session 2:   Thursday 25 March (09.30 until 13.00)
 

OUTCOMES:

By the end of the course you will be able to:
 
•       Identify the principles associated with project management
•       Use a range of practical project management tools 
•       Understand principles for monitoring and reporting on a project to show its overall impact.
•       Understand basic financial management
•       Have considered project handover and closure
•       Understand online project management tools and how to use them 
 

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

This course is designed for new and existing voluntary sector project and programme managers who want to gain new tools and techniques help them successfully manage their projects.
 

WHO RUNS IT? 

Lauren Kocher is  a consultant at NCVO. She is PRINCE2 and PMDPro qualified and has over 15 years of non-profit programme and project management experience. She has worked across all sectors from international development to local authority and is currently a consultant project manager and trainer for charities and NGOs, as well as Senior Programme Delivery Manager for the Mayor of London's sport team.
 

TIMINGS

This training will take place on Zoom over two half days (09.30 -13.00) and you need to attend both days of the same course. We will send out the Zoom link with the joining instructions before the first session.
 
There will be certain tasks to be completed between sessions.

January course 
Session 1: Thursday 21 January (09.30 until 13.00)
Session 2: Friday 22  January (09.30 until 13.00)

February course 
Session 1:  Tuesday 9 February (09.30 until 13.00)
Session 2:  Wednesday 10 February (09.30 until 13.00)

March course 
Session 1:   Wednesday 24 March (09.30 until 13.00)
Session 2:   Thursday 25 March (09.30 until 13.00)
 

WOULD YOU LIKE TO RUN THIS TRAINING FOR YOUR ORGANISATION?

All of our training courses can be delivered online at a time and date that suits you. We can work with you to tailor our courses to match your needs. For more information please complete our online contact form
 

CONTACT US

Email or phone (020 7520 2587) the training team with any questions or queries you may have on our training courses.
 

PRICING

Our pricing structure is based on your organisation’s gross annual income. NCVO members also receive a 30% discount off training prices. Organisations with a gross annual income of less than £30k can join NCVO for free and will then qualify for the discount.

Please make sure you select the correct pricing band. If this is incorrect when we cross-reference against our records, it will slow down the booking process. 

Pricing

Price
NCVO Member - under £50,000 £46.00
Non NCVO member - under £50,000 £65.00
NCVO Member - £50,000 -£100,000 £72.00
Non NCVO Member - £50,000 -£100,000 £104.00
NCVO member -£100,000 - £1m £115.00
Non NCVO member -£100,000 - £1m £165.00
NCVO member - £1m - £5m £182.00
Non NCVO member - £1m - £5m £262.00
NCVO member - over £5m £290.00
Non NCVO member - over £5m £414.00