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Project Management - Advanced (30 PDUs, classroom, 5 days)

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Did you know that in the past 4 years, 319 participants from 36 countries have taken this course with IATA?


Further develop your project planning skills and acquire practical techniques to deal with real projects. You will gain hands-on experience using project software and understand how it can support your project planning.

This course is available at IATA Training Centers, Regional Training Partner locations, and on-demand as in-company training.

Course format

  • This classroom course provides 5 days (40 hours) of instruction delivered by an official IATA Instructor.
  • Student performance will be based on an examination


  • There are no prerequisites for this course
  • Recommended level is Management and Professional
  • The recommended level of language proficiency is ICAO Operational Level 4 for courses in English or equivalent for other languages.

Next class

Jun 18 - Jun 22, 2018 - South Africa, Johannesburg (ATNS-RTP)
6 additional classes are scheduled. See all

What you will learn

Upon completion of this course you will be able to:

  • Apply and share advanced project planning techniques
  • Use project software for project planning
  • Develop a comprehensive project management plan
  • Prepare and deliver a project plan presentation

Course content

  • Project planning processes
  • Project plan development
  • Project software
  • User interface elements, views and supported files
  • Tasks, estimates, dependencies, and schedules
  • Resources, calendars, and costs
  • Baselines, tracking, and reporting
  • Presenting the project plan

Download the course outline


  • Exercises using project software
  • Case studies
  • In-class project plan presentation

Who should attend

This course is recommended for:

  • Project managers
  • Project team members
  • Coordinators

Certificate awarded

An IATA Certificate of Completion is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 70% or higher on all exercises and exams. A special distinction is awarded to participants obtaining a grade of 90% or higher.

This course counts as 30 PDUs, helping you earn or maintain your PMI credential.

This course is a step toward earning an IATA Diploma in:

Additional information

About IATA Classroom Training
We train more than 10,000 aviation professionals annually through our global network of IATA Training Centers, Regional Training Partners, and in private in-company sessions. IATA has been reviewed and approved as a provider of project management training by the Project Management Institute (PMI). Our 200+ classroom courses are developed using IATA’s unique industry insight and delivered by IATA Instructors, experts in their fields. More

The PMI Registered Education Provider logo is a registered mark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

Further training
Graduates of this course can apply for the Harvard ManageMentor© (HMM) distance learning program at a special graduate price.

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