Certificate in Construction Project Management (Online) (Semester 1 Intake )

Limerick Institute of Technology (SB19CPM)
Key Programme Details
Award

Certificate in Construction Project Management (Special Purpose Award Level 6, 10 Credits)

NFQ Level

6 About NFQ

Delivery Method

Online

Mode

Part Time

ECTS Credits

10

Department

Department of the Built Environment

General Information
Contact

Springboard Coordinator

Email

flexible@lit.ie

Phone

+353 61 293802

Address

Department of Flexible Learning
Limerick Institute of Technology
Moylish Park Campus
Limerick

Role

Springboard Coordinator

Important Dates
Application Deadline

16/09/2019

Start Date

03/10/2019

End Date

31/12/2019

About this Course

This short 10 week, online programme is designed to give learners a solid grounding in the field of project management as applied to the construction sector. The programme is aimed at supervisors and managers in the sector and follows the body of knowledge developed by the Project Management Institute (PMI).

Objectives

To give learners a solid grounding in the field of project management as applied to the construction sector

Entry Requirements

Minimum entry requirements are Grade OD3 or higher in five subjects in the Leaving Certificate.

Knowledge of building design and construction is also desirable.

Long Description

This online programme is designed to give learners a solid grounding in the field of project management as applied to the construction sector. The programme is aimed at supervisors and managers in the sector and follows the body of knowledge developed by the Project Management Institute (PMI). The topics covered will include:

Project Management Process - Introduction to Project Management and the Project Management Process. Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK)

The Planning and Scheduling Process - Conceptualisation / Scope management, project time management, project cost management

Methods of Measuring Work Progress - Updating of schedules (bar charts, networks, line of balance, time chainage). Earned value and forecasting. Trend analysis

Project Human Resource Management - Staffing, power, delegation, authority, performance appraisal. Role of the Project Manager and the project team

Project Quality Management - Policy, planning, assurance, control, improvement

Project Risk Management - Identification, quantification, mitigation. Decision tree analysis. Sensitivity analysis

Project Procurement Analysis - Planning, solicitation, source selection, contract administration, contract close out

Project Communications Management - Planning, information distribution, progress reporting, storage/archiving

Timetable Info

This course will be delivered fully online over 10 weeks.
The course will run over a period of 10 weeks, with one 3 hour online lecture per week.
Online classes will run from 6.30pm to 9.30pm


Delivery Location

This course will be delivered fully online over 10 weeks.
The course will run over a period of 10 weeks, with one 3 hour online lecture per week.
Online classes will run from 6.30pm to 9.30pm

Delivery Notes

Online

Admissions Contact Details
Contact Person

Springboard Coordinator

Address

Department of Flexible Learning
Limerick Institute of Technology
Moylish Park Campus
Limerick

Phone

+353 61 293802

Email

flexible@lit.ie

RPL Information

Applications may also be eligible for entry according to LIT's Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) Procedures

Application Procedures

Apply online at www.springboardcourses.ie

Please note that you will also be required to provide the following supporting documents:

1. Current CV
3. Proof of social welfare / employment

Once all documentation is received, applicants will be assessed by the academic course leader and decisions will be forwarded to applicants once applications have been assessed.