EU Project Manager

EU Project Manager


Description

ECQA Certified EU Project Manager

An online course with expert support for project managers, project coordinators, administrators, technical co-workers, partners. All who wish to learn how to manage EU projects like Erasmus+, H2020 or older (Lifelong Learning Programme, Framework Programme, ... )

Course outline
The EU Project Manager profession focuses on competencies for management of projects implemented according to regulations of European Union. Knowledge about opportunities for financing within different EU programs, procedures and knowledge is essential for development of project proposals, as well as knowledge and best practices for management of EU projects, which are usually distributed, complex, multinational and multicultural.

The price includes access to the learning system, a tutor support, an exam and a certificate.
More info about pricing:
http://www.bicero.com/training-services/eceupm/eceupm-online

All packages include ECQA (European Certification and Qualification Association) exam & certificate fees.
The course is opened for 3 months. You can begin anytime (except for live training)

Content
  • Section 0: Basics
  • How to use virtual classroom sample
  • How to navigate and use e-learning system
  • E-learning outline and schedule
  • Warmup: Tell us more about yourself
  • What is ECQA (European Certificaton and Qualification Association)?
  • Section 1: Introduction
  • Section 1 introduction
  • Introduction to the training material sample
  • About the course and certification
  • Introduction to EU project management
  • Project Management for non Project Managers (external resource by M. Khater)
  • Additional reading (basics of project management)
  • Test 1: General project management knowledge
  • Warm-up activity: Define a simple project
  • Communication with tutors
  • Unit 1: Finish
  • Section 2: EU structure and institutions (U1E1)
  • Section 2 introduction
  • EU Structure and institutions
  • Additional reading (EU structure and institutions)
  • Video: How EU works sample
  • Video: EU institutions explained by presidents
  • Video: How EU parliament works
  • Test 2: EU institutions
  • Communication with tutors
  • Survey(2): your opinion matters!
  • Unit 2: Finish
  • Section 3: EU programmes (U1E2)
  • Section 3 introduction
  • EU funding your project
  • General introduction to EU Programmes
  • EU Budget
  • Appendix 1: EU2020-Erasmusplus
  • Additional reading (EU programmes and funding instruments)
  • Assignment: Find the right EU programme for your idea
  • Assignment: Decentralised projects and institutions
  • Test 3: EU programmes and funding instruments
  • Survey(3): your opinion matters!
  • Section 4: Project startup and defining the project objectives (U2E1)
  • Section 4 introduction
  • Start Up and Objectives
  • Additional reading (Project startup and objectives - examples of projects)
  • Additional reading (Project startup and objectives - partner search)
  • ECEUPM 0-LogicalFramework TEMPLATE 1.docx
  • ECEUPM 1-LogicalFramework Example 1.docx
  • ECEUPM 0-LogicalFramework TEMPLATE 2.docx
  • Assignment: Logical framework for an EU project
  • Test 4.1: Project objectives
  • Test 4.2: Project partners
  • Survey(4): your opinion matters!
  • Section 5: Management of WorkPackages and project results (U2E2)
  • Section 5 introduction
  • Management of WPs and Project Results
  • Example 5.1: List of workpackages
  • Example 5.2: Workpackage and deliverable definition
  • Example 5.3: List and definition of intellectual outputs
  • Assignment: Prepare workpackages and deliverables for an EU project
  • Test 5: Workpackages
  • Survey(5): your opinion matters!
  • Section 6: Finance management (U2E3)
  • Section 6 introduction
  • Finance management
  • Additional reading (Finance management)
  • Assignment: Prepare a draft budget for an EU project
  • Test 6.1: Finance management 1
  • Test 6.2: Finance management 2
  • Test 6.3: Finance management 3
  • Survey(6): your opinion matters!
  • Section 7: Contract management (U2E4)
  • Section 7 introduction
  • Contract management sample
  • Additional reading (Contract management)
  • Assignment: Review a grant contract and find some information
  • Test 7.1: Contract management 1
  • Test 7.2: Contract management 2
  • Test 7.3: Contract management 3
  • Survey(7): your opinion matters!
  • Section 8: Communication and team management (U3E1)
  • Section 8 introduction
  • Communication and team management
  • Example: CommunicationPlan
  • Assignment: Communication plan
  • Test 8.1: Communication management 1
  • Test 8.2: Document management
  • Test 8.3: Meetings and cultural differences management
  • Survey(8): your opinion matters!
  • Section 9: Exploitation and sustainability (U3E2)
  • Section 9 introduction
  • Exploitation and sustainability
  • Additional reading (Dissemination management)
  • Assignment: Dissemination plan
  • Test 9.1: Exploitation 1
  • Test 9.2: Exploitation 2
  • Survey(9): your opinion matters!
  • Section 10: Reporting (U3E3)
  • Section 10 introduction
  • Reporting
  • Assignment: Reporting requirements
  • Test 10.1: Reporting 1
  • Test 10.2: Reporting 2
  • Survey(10): your opinion matters!
  • Section 11: Quality planning and assurance (U4E1)
  • Section 11 introduction
  • Quality Planning
  • Quality Assurance
  • Assignment: Quality plan and criteria
  • Test 11.1: Quality planning 1 (Importance and the roles)
  • Test 11.2: Quality planning 2 (Quality of processes)
  • Test 11.3: Quality planning 3 (Quality of deliverables)
  • Test 11.4: Quality assurance 1 (Overall project quality)
  • Test 11.5: Quality assurance 2 (Internal reviews)
  • Test 11.6: Quality assurance 3 (External reviews)
  • Survey(11): your opinion matters!
  • Section 12: Risk management (U4E2)
  • Section 12 introduction
  • Risk Management
  • Assignment: Risk management plan
  • Test 12.1 Risk management 1
  • Test 12.2 Risk management 2
  • Test 12.3 Risk management 3
  • Survey(12): your opinion matters!
  • Section 13: Communication area
  • Communication with tutors
  • Section 14: Exam info
  • Don't forget: Certificate of course completion
  • The exam: step-by-step instructions
  • Remote Proctoring Exam policy
  • Remote Proctoring Quick guide
  • Where to go from here?
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever