Project management for accountants | ACCA Global
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Course overview

Balancing important short-term tasks with the completion of critical but longer term project-based work is a key challenge in project management for finance professionals.

This project management course will give you the skills and techniques needed to handle a project successfully, while ensuring deadlines are kept and objectives met.

On completion of this online course, you will gain an understanding of:

  • how to overcome any initial stumbling blocks
  • what a project is, so you can define what is involved to ensure each stage of the project is understood and implemented effectively
  • how to ensure projects are delivered on time and within budget, by using the correct management tools
  • how to maximise your chance of success, by ensuring that your project teams have the right blend of knowledge, experience and perspectives
  • how to ensure that the project hand-over and launch go smoothly so that you can focus on measuring its success
  • how to minimise the chance of problems with the project by learning techniques for managing risk and maintaining quality.

Key information

  • learn at your own pace
  • help meet your annual CPD requirements
  • develop your own learning needs
  • exclusive member benefit – 10% discount
  • iPad/Android compatible

accountingcpd_new work with leading industry specialists to develop bespoke CPD courses. They provide this course and outline.


120 days access 75 GBP (exc. VAT)


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Date: Ongoing
Duration: 4 hours