Interpersonal Skills

Interpersonal Skills Workshop

What is it about?

The delivery of success projects is based on teamwork. Project Managers and teams require specialist skills but most importantly interpersonal skills. Soft skills or people skills make up more than 80% of the skill set required to deliver successful projects.

Traditionally project team training is mostly based on technical project training courses. Project management research conducted by PM Academy highlights project failure is caused mainly by people related reasons and to a much lesser extent by technical reasons. It stands to reason that investing in the soft skills of the project teams will significantly increase project success.

This interpersonal skills workshop has been addressed to empower team members with the soft skills to become an effective member of a highly motivated and success focused team.

What does the course cover?

  • Organizational Change Management
  • Leadership Skills
  • Building Motivated Project teams
  • Diversity Management
  • Communication Skills
  • Negotiation Techniques
  • Time Management
  • Problem Solving
  • Managing Conflict
  • Fundamental Presentation Skills
  • Essentials of Report Writing

What’s in it for me?

On completion of the course delegates will be able to:

  • Understand the change impact of projects on the organisation
  • Become an effective project team member
  • Utilise the soft skills learned on the course to improve productivity
  • Apply soft skills obtained to project situation to improve project team synergy.

Who is the course presented?

This is presented as a 4-day workshop and may also be extended to five days to cater for specific client requirements.

The course is based on practical case studies and exercises, supplemented by theory.

Our experienced internationally accredited trainers deliver interactive and practical experiences through:

    • Classroom
    • Virtual instructor-led on Zoom (requires laptop and stable internet connection)
    • At your premises (for groups)

This is an intensive 4-day course.

Based on demand, training is run during the week, on weekends or alternately during evenings.

What is included?

  • Standard case study
  • Course workbook with case studies, training slides and exercises
  • Project Management or Agile documents
  • Sample answers to the exercises
  • Certificate of attendance
  • Class Test
  • 4 days training
  • PDU and CPD points (ask us)

How will I be examined?

After attending the course, delegates must undertake the test.

  • The test is multiple choice, 30 minutes and open book.
  • Delegates must obtain 10 out of 20 (50%).


“I loved the diversity section and the conflict management will be very helpful.”
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