Short Courses

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Short Courses

ICCPM offers a range of workshops to help you in managing and leading complex projects.

Managing complexity in projects requires a different kind of thinking and tool sets to help you confidently identify, assess and treat it effectively, helping improve project performance and success rates.

Our short courses range from 1-3 days of training, and offer a continuing professional development approach to exploring and enhancing knowledge in your chosen area of interest, aligned to competencies identified in the Complex Project Manager Competency Standards.

Enrol today in any of our training courses as an ICCPM member for a discounted price. You will also receive exclusive access to member only resources to supplement your learning, supporting you to succeed in complex environments.

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You may be able to receive support to undertake this training through the Centre for Defence Industry Capability.  ICCPM training qualifies for CPD points from AIPM and Engineers Australia. Our Certificate IV is an AIPM Endorsed Course.

Who are these courses for?
These courses are suitable for those wishing to gain a broad understanding of their  chosen topic in a complex project environment.  Students do not have to be managers or leaders to benefit from these courses, as it is equally applicable to different organisational roles.  All courses have been developed to cater for organisations and individuals that have a requirement for a foundation level of skills and knowledge to deal with complexity in project environments.

All courses are offered publicly or as corporate in-house training for organisations, with the possibility to be customised to meet the unique needs of your business and/or projects.

  • Provides you with structured personal development opportunities.
  • Short courses help you develop the right skills for your role.
  • Develop the skills to engage effectively with your project team and stakeholders to deliver positive outcomes.
  • CPD points available for members of AIPM.
  • Be rewarded with a Certificate of attendance.
  • Build your professional network and stand out amongst your peers.

*CPD points earned is at the discretion of AIPM.

  • Demonstrate your commitment to developing talent in your team and across your project community.
  • Support your employees develop knowledge and skills to deliver successful project outcomes in challenging project environments.
  • Develop Leadership and Management skills in people across your organisations – critical for the success of project management outcomes.

1 Day Courses

Introduction to Complexity
Face-to-Face Delivery
For those seeking a general awareness of complexity principles. This course introduces participants to the difference between simple, complicated and complex projects, and the different techniques needed to manage complexity.

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Project Team Development
Face-to-Face Delivery
For project and program teams. This workshop includes the use of a Team Management Profile diagnostic which assists project managers and project teams understand how work preferences can be used to build performance levels, team effectiveness and job satisfaction.

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Managing Messy Problems
Face-to-Face Delivery
For leaders, managers, and supervisors dealing with complexity and seemingly intractable issues that don’t seem to go away.  This course introduces Polarity Mapping as a way to understand the sometimes hidden forces of opposing values at work in organisations, projects and people.

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2 Day Courses

Leadership and Team Development
Face-to-Face Delivery
This course is an extension of the Team Development course. It includes additional focus on the leadership theory and techniques to lead through complex projects.

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Contract Management and Procurement in Complex Projects
Face-to-Face Delivery
This course will benefit procurement and contract managers. It gives participants the skills to identify, assess and treat the various aspects of complexity when exploring acquisition and sustainment strategies, exploring risk allocation, and managing contracts in complex environments.

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Systems Thinking for Complex Environments
Face-to-Face Delivery
This course helps managers facing complex problems to develop the skills required to diagnose issues, develop solutions and implement approaches that can incorporate multiple systems views and engage with the perspectives of multiple stakeholders.

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3 Day Courses

Systems Thinking for Complex Environments (extended)
Face-to-Face Delivery
This is an extended version of the 2 day Systems Thinking for Complex Environments.  The additional day allows participants to apply their knowledge on a real organisational case.

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Complexity in Project Environments
Face-to-Face Delivery
This standalone course covers the first module of the Cert IV in Responding to Organisational Complexity. Participants can obtain a Certificate of Attendance or elect to complete the assessment and obtain a Statement of Obtainment towards the full nationally recognised Cert IV qualification. Suited to those who seek an awareness of the complex project management paradigm and who want to develop a tool kit to identify and respond to complexity in project environments.

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Want to understand more about ICCPM’s short courses? Contact our helpful ICCPM training team.

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