Certificate in Information Technology Project Management (SPA)A year-long, online, Level 7 Certificate (Springboard+)
The aim of the Certificate in IT Project Management is to upskill IT practitioners in current best practices of project and operations management in line with industry best practices including PRINCE2 (Project in Controlled Environment) and ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library) and Agile Scrum.
- IT Project Management
- Software Project Management
- Work Based Project
- IT Operations Management
Upon completion of this programme, participants will be able to:
- Manage an IT project from concept to closure.
- Select and apply of the most appropriate project management methodology and practices to a given situation.
- Produce professional standard project management deliverable.
- Apply Microsoft Project as a project management tool.
- Apply the skills, knowledge and competencies in a real environment.
The minimum entry requirement is a Level 6 Higher Certificate in Computing/Technology/Business or cognate area.
Recognition of Prior
Recognition of Prior Learning may be used to gain access to this programme in accordance with GMIT’s Recognition of Prior Learning policy. RPL application is via the www.myexperience.ie website.
Other Essential Information:
How to Apply:
Applications are via the Springboard website https://springboardcourses.ie
September 2020 (date to be advised)
Springboard+ Fees - FREE for those classified as unemployed.
The Springboard+ Fee for employed participants is €200.
Free to Unemployed recipients (e.g. job-seekers, carers, one-parent families, etc.). For full list please see http://springboardcourses.ie/eligibility
For employed participants on courses of NFQ Level 7, 8 or 9, 90% of the course fee is paid by the HEA. Participants will be liable for the remaining 10% fee.
Fees will be due once a place has been accepted
NFQ Level: 7
Category: Springboard/ICT Skills
Springboard+ is co-funded by the Government of Ireland and the European Social Fund as part of the ESF programme for employability, inclusion and learning 2014-2020
Programme Duration: One year