Project Planning Diploma

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In personal and professional life, the key to success is proper planning. Every organisation has business goals or targets and employees play a crucial role in fulfilling them. Thus, planning a project becomes necessary to measure success and complete a task successfully. This Project Planning Diploma Course begins with the basics of project planning that any professional working in project management should know.

This course starts with an introduction to project planning and project scheduling – the two critical elements of effective project management. Planning allows you to operate a project according to your budget, whereas project scheduling helps you to manage and set realistic and obtainable business goals. You will also learn about tools and techniques of strategic planning, work breakdown structure, risk management and risk assessment. Monitoring and controlling will also be discussed in detail. Last but not least, you will learn how to set goals to enable you to have a long-term vision.

Enrol in this project planning course today and fast-track your career in project management!

Learning Outcomes:

  • Realise what has been meant by a project
  • Differentiate between a Project Charter as well as Statement of Work (SOW)
  • Apply a SOW to commence your project planning
  • Generate a Work Breakdown Structure so as to determine tasks required for completing a small project
  • Produce a project schedule rooted on project tasks along with the resources
  • Build a Resource Breakdown Structure in order to fix specific resources required for completing a small project
  • Accomplish a Project Planning Worksheet in order to act like a touchstone for your project completion
  • Provide a definition to produce a Work Breakdown Structure
  • Recognise as well as realise task relationship
  • Measure task durations as well as learn determining the project duration
  • Build a network diagram
  • Assess the critical routes of a project
  • Apply the Program Evaluation  as well as Rechecking Technique (PERT) to generate estimates
  • Set strategy in case of risk matters
  • Produce a communication method
  • Learn distributing project resources
  • Know how to upgrade and monitor the project schedule
  • How to identify the values that support their company
  • How to define the vision for their company
  • How to write a mission statement that explains what the company’s purpose is
  • How to complete meaningful SWOT analyses
  • Tools and techniques to create a strategic plan that directs the organization from the executive to the front line
  • Ways to implement, evaluate, and review a strategic plan
  • How related tools, such as the strategy map and balanced scorecard, can help them develop a strategic plan


  • At the end of the course, you will be required to sit for an online MCQ test. Your test will be assessed automatically and immediately. You will instantly know whether you have been successful or not.
  • Before sitting for your final exam you will have the opportunity to test your proficiency with a mock exam.


  • After completing and passing the course successfully, you will be able to obtain an Accredited Certificate of Achievement.
  • Certificates can be obtained either in hard copy at a cost of £39 or in PDF format at a cost of £24.

Who is this Course for?

Project Planning Diploma is certified by CPD Qualifications Standards and CiQ. This makes it perfect for anyone trying to learn potential professional skills.

As there is no experience and qualification required for this course, it is available for all students from any academic background.


Our Project Planning Diploma is fully compatible with any kind of device. Whether you are using Windows computer, Mac, smartphones or tablets, you will get the same experience while learning. Besides that, you will be able to access the course with any kind of internet connection from anywhere at any time without any kind of limitation.

Career Path

After completing this course you will be able to build up accurate knowledge and skills with proper confidence to enrich yourself and brighten up your career in the relevant job market.

  • video Project Management Basics
  • video Beginning the Project Planning
  • video The Work Breakdown Structure
  • video Preparing a Basic Schedule
  • video Resource Breakdown Structure
  • video Project Planning Worksheet

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