Business Skills for Graduates

Date From: 13 February 2017
Date To: 14 February 2017
Location: United Kingdom
Description: This programme is designed to provide developing engineers with a broad range of business skills to improve the impact they have in their organisation in order to drive their career.
Event Type: Non IChemE
Venue: London, UK
Organiser: IMechE
Contact Phone: +44 (0)207 304 6907
Contact Email: training@imeche.org

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Alternative date

6-7 June, Sheffield, UK
11-12 October, London, UK

Overview

This programme is designed to provide developing engineers with a broad range of business skills to improve the impact they have in their organisation in order to drive their career. You will be exposed to a wide range of topics including project management, business finance, time management, understanding your customers and the professional responsibilities of an engineer.

Learning outcomes

By the end of this course, you will understand:

  • how engineering fits into the organisation structure along with the key deliverables
  • the responsibilities of a professional engineer
  • project management principles. How to set up and plan a successful project, utilising milestones, preparing for resource limitations and work load planning
  • how to focus on what your personal ‘customer’ needs. Identify who are the various customers of your work and establish what it is they need from you
  • how to manage your time more effectively through better priority setting
  • the basics of finance – budgeting and cost control
  • how to use the appropriate communication medium to get your message across

Who will benefit

This programme is designed for engineers working towards professional registration and non-engineers working in engineering organisations.

Fees

IChemE member - £995 +VAT
Non-member - £1215 + VAT

10% discount when booked 8 weeks in advance
Bring a colleague for free

 

IChemE is a registered charity in England & Wales (214379), and a charity registered in Scotland (SC 039661).