How to prepare the foundation for a more successful project

Preparing Project Foundations

Setting up the foundations for your project is key to success - enrol in this free mini-course

  • Professionals are facing increasing pressure by government and the community for well-planned and delivered projects. 
  • Much of a professional's work involves delivering projects -  planning project or business case or delivery project. 
  • This free course will help you with establish the foundations of your project, providing  some of the essential foundations for success. 
  • Follow the step-by-step training, which should take you less than an hour to complete. 
  • This is a proven process developed and refined this process over many different projects. 
  • This self-study online course will show you how to define transport problems, analyse the challenges, define the desired outcomes and how to work with key stakeholders. You can work at your own pace, when and where it suits you.

What is in the course?

  1. Problem. Clearly define the cause and effect of the challenges being faced. 
  2. Challenges. Analyse the challenges being faced now, and into the future using the strategic analysis tools. 
  3. Results Focus. Define the desired outcomes or results focus. 
  4. Key Stakeholders. Understand, engage and build support from key stakeholders.

Course Curriculum

Phil Charles

Professor Phil Charles is a practitioner and skilled educator and trainer with wide-ranging experience in government, consulting and academia. He has extensive experience in strategy development, business cases, transport planning and operations and professional capability development.

Phil is an Honorary Professor at the University of Queensland in Brisbane, an Adjunct Professor at the University of Southern Queensland and has qualifications in civil engineering, transport, business and public administration and higher education.