Prepare for a future career in project controls with our University Certificate in Project Controls. This programme will provide you with an understanding of the use of the business case throughout the project life cycle, and equip you with the tools and techniques required to become a project controls technician. Vocational and applied in nature, the opportunity to engage with industry through guest lectures, site visits and case studies features strongly in the programme, allowing you to gain valuable experience and contextual knowledge.
The University Certificate in Project Controls has been designed around established bodies of knowledge from the Association for Project Management (APM) and the Project Management Institute (PMI). The curriculum specifically maps onto the syllabus for the APM Introductory Certificate and incorporates the guidance from APM on Project Planning and Control.
Upon successful completion of this programme, you may receive a Diploma Supplement/Higher Education Achievement Report (HEAR).
The University of Cumbria also offers a FdSc in Project Management and a BSc (Hons) Project Management. This means, on successfully completing your University Certificate in Project Controls, you can apply to continue your studies towards an honours Bachelors degree in Project Management.