work in projects

Project-based working

In this course you learn to work effectively on a project basis. You will learn to successfully deal with important elements such as objectives, tasks, people and planning.
Beste Opleider van Nederland 2023


ICM exclusively offers this training on an Incompany basis. For more information, please feel free to contact us at +31 (0)30 – 29 19 888 or via and ask for one of our consultants.

Assignments are increasingly being carried out in teams within organisations. Turning an assignment into a project requires specific knowledge and skills. What does project-based work actually involve? How does it differ from your ‘normal’ daily activities? This course will bring you up to the level required to work effectively on a project basis. You will learn to successfully deal with important elements such as objectives, tasks, people and planning.

Unique benefits

  • Train with an highly experienced expert
  • Attention to your personal learning goals
  • Focus on both hard and soft skills of project-based working


  • You learn how to work successfully in projects
  • You learn to clearly delineate the task and the result
  • You are able to phase and plan a project
  • You can manage projects based on time, budget, quality, information and organisation
  • You can optimally align your project organisation with the project environment
  • You gain insight into effective collaboration and communication within project teams
  • You increase your added value as a project team member

Target audience

This course is suitable for project managers and project coordinators or those who want to develop in project based working.

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The programme

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  • Characteristics of project-based working
  • Characteristics of a project
  • Scope of the project
  • Project proposal and project plan
  • Phasing, planning and decision moments in projects
  • Tasks and responsibilities in the project organisation
  • Quality, budget, people and turnaround time
  • Projects in addition to your work
  • Project management and control
  • Project progress and reporting
  • Working together within the project team
  • Practical situations and examples
  • Personal action plan

Study method

We choose a thorough approach to best help you achieve the next steps in your daily practice.

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  • Intake

    Prior to the course, you are asked to fill in an intake form including questions regarding your personal work situation. These questions help you formulate your learning objectives. 

  • Experienced facilitators

    The entire course is interactive and supervised by an expert with broad experience in project management. 

  • Blended learning

    At ICM we believe in blended learning, where individual online learning and learning as a group is combined. By gaining knowledge in advance, there is more time during a session to learn from each other. 

  • Meetings

    You will become familiar with the subject matter through theory, exercises and interaction in the meetings. In between meetings you will work on assignments together with your fellow students and exchange experiences in the online learning environment. By introducing your own project, the course will focus on your own daily practice.

  • Personal action plan

    At the end of the course you will draw up a personal action plan.

  • ICM certificate

    When you have completed the entire course you will receive your ICM certificate.

Nice to know

  • When you attend this course in the Virtual Classroom, this study method applies.

  • ICM also offers this course incompany, tailor-made for your organisation.

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