Project Management is a fast growing industry in the UK and all across the world- it underpins the economic growth of many countries. Increasingly, companies are on the search for talented project managers to oversee projects from conception to completion. Project managers manage budgets, team, risks and many more. Project management can be challenging but it is hugely rewarding.
Learning how to manage projects enables you to work as a PA because the responsibilities of a project manager is a natural fit with the soft skills of a PA. The responsibilities include multi-tasking, organising meetings, planning, diarising.
Here are a few benefits of managing projects as a PA:
If you are interested in becoming a project manager, it’s a good idea to do a course. Choose from Project Management 1 day course or Project Management 2 day course. You will learn the knowledge and skills of how to manage a team and projects through a fun combination of interactive and practical exercises. A live tutor will provide support and guidance throughout the course to ensure you get all the help you need.
Both qualifications are CPD accredited. (Continuing Professional Development) It is required by many professional bodies such as accountants, barristers, solicitors and many more. Having a CPD qualification demonstrates to employers that you have the necessary skills and knowledge to perform well on your job. It is internationally well-respected, therefore a CPD qualification on your CV will increase your job prospects, substantially.