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The Job of a Project Manager in the IT sector


About This Course

This course aims to introduce you to the job of a Project Manager. If you’re considering a career in project management, you’re likely curious about the different roles and responsibilities you’ll have or the main things you'll have to do. Project management has always been an important function in business, and the exact duties of a project manager will depend on their industry, organization, and the types of projects that have to be accomplished.

Understanding what project managers do can help you to decide if it is the right career for you. The course has no pre-requisites and you only need to know the English as your second language. Once you completed it, you can decide where to start in your professional career as a Project Manager or you can go ahead to explore other courses.

This course is part of ITONBOARD a European project launched with the support of the ERASMUS+ programme of the European Union.

What you'll learn

  • Who is a Project Manager
  • What are the general traits of a Project Manager in the IT sector
  • What are the skills you need to succeed as a Project Manager in the IT sector
  • How do you become a Project Manager and a good problem solver

Why should I attend this course?

You might be wondering if this course will be useful and interesting for you. Probably, you will strenght your already existing capabilities or skills, but the most important thing is that you become more confident for choosing your professional path. You will be successfull when the information learned will help you with your vocational choice. Also, don't forget that you will get a certificate of completion that recognize the commitment and it demonstrates the knowledge to enrich your resume!

At a glance

  • Project: ITONBOARD
  • Subject: Vocational orientation
  • Level: Introductory
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Certificate: Yes
  • Language: English
  • Age: 12-17 years

Frequently Asked Questions

What web browser should I use?

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See our list of supported browsers for the most up-to-date information.

When will I complete this course?

Remember that you can complete the course at any time but if you want to earn your certificate you need an 80% of attendance.