Online Course

Project Management Key Concepts

Master the art of leading and executing successful projects with expert guidance on planning, risk mitigation, team management, and more!

Discover essential concepts developed by environmental project managers, designed specifically for environmental professionals.

The Project Management Essentials course was developed in partnership with expert project managers and is founded on extensive research on the key skills for success in the environmental sector.

A Unique Project Management Concept

Participants' Testimonials: I would highly recommend this to my technical colleagues. All technical people working inlarge organizations should take this.”

“The visuals make it more interesting than any other course I have taken and the voiceover is pleasant.”

“It was a great reminder of skills and tools needed to perform as a project manager!”

You’ll learn how to: 

  • Determine scope and draft a comprehensive project charter
  • Identify potential risks and mitigation strategies
  • Establish project governance and recruit a team
  • Create work, budget, and communication plans
  • Develop successful organizational strategies
  • Form valuable leadership skills and conflict resolution techniques

This course is ideal for:

  • Junior to mid-level environmental professionals seeking to enhance their project management skills or transition into a new role
  • Experienced technical environmental professionals who are ready to take on more of a project management role

How long can I access the course?

Once you have purchased the course, you will have six months to complete it. In total the course should take you 3.5 hours of time.

What is the course format?

The Project Management Essentials course is online, self-directed and easy to work through at your own pace. Each concept will be covered with interactive videos, knowledge checks and clear summaries.

Do I need to buy additional course materials?

No. All learning materials are included in the purchase price.

Are there any related courses or knowledge resources that complement this training?

We also offer this course as part of an additional training package:

I have a membership with ECO Canada. Where do I access my course discount?

Retrieve your discount code inside your Account under “My Certification”.


Simply email, and a member of our Training team will reach out to answer any additional questions you or your team might have.

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Regular Price:
EP Member Price:
Save up to 25%
Course Length:
Up to 5 hours
Career Stage:
Entry Level, Medium Level
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