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    5 benefits you’ll reap by enrolling on our project management courses

    Gaining a qualification in project management is a great way to develop your skill set. No matter your level or experience, it is a great way to validate your knowledge and boost your career.

    Updated on: 26th September 2019


    Not only does it show initiative, drive and passion for project management, having an all important qualification will teach you some valuable skills. We've compiled the top benefits that you’ll reap by enrolling on our project management courses.

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    Career-ready education

    Unlike a university degree, with a project management qualification, you’ll gain career ready education that can be applied to real-life professional situations. 

    For people looking for a career change and with no previous experience as a project manager it will be the perfect chance to stand out to potential employers. You will learn crucial methodologies and tools to use that will leave you feeling confident to take on your first role.

    Experienced project managers can use our online training to provide a sure way to prove to employers you know what you’re talking about and that you understand the industry completely. Many of our past students have reported that their qualifications gave them an invaluable boost and have continued to progress within their career.

    Prove your passion

    Undergoing any online qualification that is self-funded shows serious passion and drive. It shows you’re willing to go the extra mile to take on a challenge and don’t try to take any shortcuts. 

    If you want to prove you are serious about landing your dream role and having a career in project management, our project management courses are a great choice. We know it’s hard to stick out in the current job market so we support you every step of the way and will help you to display your focus and determination to future employers.

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    Earn more

    According to the PMI Project Management Salary Survey, qualified project managers who have gained the PMP certification earn on average 17% more than their non-qualified counterparts. 

    Not only will your earning potential increase instantly, but you’ll also be recognised as someone who cares about their career and is interested in progressing, which automatically puts you in the running for more responsibility and a higher salary. If you want to earn more money, gaining a project management qualification is the right choice for you. 

    Successful Learning People student, Mo Delazim recently got in touch to tell us that his project management training had helped him secure a £10,000 pay rise. When we caught up, he told us:

     'It's definitely worth the money you put into it, in terms of how much my pay has gone up in the last two years, it's equated to about a £10,000 increase in pay for me'

    Learn transferable skills

    One of the biggest advantages of a project management career is the fact that project managers are needed across every industry so it opens up endless opportunities around the world. Our online courses will make you career ready with skills that you can take straight into work and will be there to support you in the future if you ever decide to change career paths.

    You’ll learn how to manage your time, work under pressure and to organise yourself effectively. These are just some of the great skills you’ll take away and will prove crucial in professional and everyday life situations. Learning People | Two professionals shaking hands

    You’ll be employable

    According to a report from industry leaders PMI, there have been and continues to be 15.7 million new project management roles opening up in the decade ending in 2020. As such, there is a huge talent gap in project management at the moment, meaning that the quicker you get qualified, the sooner you’ll be employed.

    With extra training under your belt and the enthusiasm to succeed, there will be ample opportunity out there for you in the world of project management. 

    Going further, Learning People also offer a complete career service to offer you guidance throughout your training to securing your first role. We will offer you a bespoke review of your CV to help you make an impact when you are ready to start applying for jobs and much more.

    Your first step is to book a free consultation with one of our career experts so that they can identify and explain the details of which online training package is perfect for you and your career goals.

     

    Topics: Project Management

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