University of Pretoria

University of Pretoria - Lecturers with extensive practical experience in industry

Certificate in Project Management

Obtain a certificate in Project Management from one of the top 500 Universities in the world - University of Pretoria

Project Management Skills

Practical skills development; both employees and employers benefit from practical assignments done in the workplace

University of Pretoria - Leaders in Project Management

Programme in Project Management (PPM)

University of Pretoria, South Africa – the leaders in project management

This practical, well-established Project Management course has been designed to develop project management knowledge, skills and insight. It equips delegates with the tools and techniques necessary to succeed in project management. The course is based on international standards and best practices. The programme in project management is also filled with local content to ensure its relevance in South Africa. The department responsible for the academic aspect of this programme is a registered education provider (REP) of the Project Management Institute (PMI) in the USA

  • Obtain a certificate in project management from one of the top 500 universities in the world and leaders in project management training
  • The project management education of choice of several large employers, including ones listed on the JSE
  • The PPM is well-known by employers:  an estimated 7000 people attended one of more than 130 intakes since 1997.
  • Practical skills development; both employees and employers benefit from practical assignments done in the workplace
  • Lecturers with extensive practical experience in industry
  • Taught to a large extent by the same lecturers that teach Africa’s only masters’ program in project management that is accredited by the Global Accreditation Center of the PMI (USA) (More about the masters’ program)
  • Based on internationally accepted standards and practices
  • Suitable for all sectors of business and government
  • Earns Project Management Institute PDU’s and ECSA CPD points

On successful completion of this course, and an endorsement from University of Pretoria, suitable candidates may be eligible to apply for the professional designation of Project Manager (PM) conferred by Project Management South Africa (PMSA). PMSA is the SAQA recognised professional body representing the interests of project managers across sectors.

Accreditation

Delegates who successfully complete the PPM and comply with the related assessment criteria are awarded by the University of Pretoria (at a certificate ceremony) certificates of successful completion. In addition to the certificate, the PPM is recognized by the following:

  • PMI (Project Management Institute) – USA
  • ECSA (Engineering Council of SA)
  • SACPCMP (South African Council for the Project and Construction. Management Professions)
  • PMSA (Project Management South Africa)

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Contact Information

Immaculate Ramokgadi Immaculate Ramokgadi 012 4342623 Mobile: 082 5623227 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Bontle More Bontle More 012 4342556 Mobile: 083 3024261 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Amanda Mostert Amanda Mostert 012 4342608 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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