Project administration is the key to achieving success and maintaining control on any project. It is essential that administration is completed in an orderly and consistent manner and that documentation standards are maintained. A successful and effective Project Administrator needs to be capable of applying general office administration procedures as well as be able to understand all the tools and techniques used in Project Management. This is required in order to assist the Project Manager and project team with the administrative load.
This course provides a solid understanding of all the documents that need to be completed and filed as well as the processes, tools, and techniques that need to be applied by all on a project. On completion of this course, the student will be able to contribute to the successful running of a project by ensuring that the day-to-day administration is effectively performed. The student will be able to take on the task of being the central administration support person on a project. The student will be provided with comprehensive study material and additional resources. Upon completion of this course, a competent student will:
- Understand the fundamental principles of project management
- Understand the importance of and be able to work with project documentation
- Understand the importance of change control on a project
- Be capable of preparing project progress reports
- Be able take and prepare minutes of meetings
- Be able to administer a facilitated workshop
- Be able to apply the processes of Project Administration
- Be able to support the Project Manager with the co-ordination and management of a project
- Be able to play a major role in supporting the functions of a Project Support Office.
Study period: up to 6 months
Assessment and Award
Academy of York is a recognized Education and Training Provider (RETP) with Project Management South Africa (PMSA).
PMSA is the SAQA recognized professional body conferring designations in multi-industry project management. This means that Academy of York’s PM-related course offerings and the requirements for progression along the PMSA framework for careers in project management and professional designations are in alignment. This course will be assessed through four comprehensive assignments. Upon successful completion, you will receive an Academy of York certificate.
Academy of York is a Silver Level Recognized Education and Training Provider (RETP) of Project Management South Africa (PMSA). PMSA is the SAQA recognized professional body conferring designations in the multi-industry project management.
The Academy of York is accredited by FASSET SETA, HWSETA, SABPP, PMSA, CompTIA, AAT and The Institute of Certified Bookkeepers (ICB), and is provisionally registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training as a Private College
|Course Name: Project Administrator (PMA002)|
|Price Before bursary||R11,667|
|Price after bursary||R7,000*|
|Once off payment price||R6,300|
|Payment Plan||R500 over 14 months|
*Prospective students need to contact Academy of York to determine if they qualify for a bursary