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Project Management for Wildlife Conservation Workshop

3-day class-based training workshop to increase the efficiency and impact of any conservation project.

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A 3-day class-based training workshop designed to give you the skills to run conservation projects of any type or size. Working with our highly qualified and experienced team, you will learn the project management skills to efficiently run any conservation project.

Time Commitment

3 days

Active Periods

28th January - 30th January 2020

Activities

Work and Activities Description

You will learn:

  • Effective team management: define roles to clarify team structure and decision-making, and improve internal communication and coordination
  • Effective time management: implement a phased approach, sequentially addressing the key work-tasks at each stage of your project
  • Project coordination: simultaneously conduct multiple elements of the overall work-plan, in a coherent and organised way
  • Adaptive working practices: control and monitor the progress of your work and adapt to changing conditions
  • Monitoring and evaluation: record, evaluate and share the impact of your work, both internally and externally

Why do this workshop?

  • Increase the efficiency and impact of any conservation project
  • Acquire a project management qualification
  • Get expert, face-to-face training and support from our team
  • Meet other conservationists and develop new working relationships.

Typical Day

You will learn how to set up, manage and monitor a conservation project by:

  • Applying a set of practical and ethical principles to guide your project
  • Assigning roles to clarify team structure and decision-making, and improve internal communication and coordination
  • Splitting projects into clear phases, to manage a project from start to finish
  • Implementing control processes to monitor the progress of your work and adapt to new information and changing conditions
  • Establishing administrative processes, to help conduct internal meetings and develop high-quality project documents
  • Standardising reporting to record, evaluate and share the impact of your work, both internally and externally.

Free Time Activities

At the end of each day's trainings there will be optional, informal activities and networking opportunities, organised by the workshop leader.

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Facilities

Facilities Description

The Cambridge Conservation Initiative is one of the most dynamic hubs for conservation in the UK. This workshop is kindly hosted by Fauna & Flora International.

Staff

The workshop will be led by Beth Robinson. Beth has a PhD in conservation and is a certified PRINCE2 practitioner. Beth is also an Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and is certified to level 2 in small group learning. Beth has trained hundreds of conservationists around the world in project management.

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Food & Drink

Tea, coffee and light snacks provided. Lunch is not provided, but there are plenty of places nearby to buy sandwiches etc.

Internet Access

Phone Signal

Nearest Facilities

Airport Pickup

Requirements

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Included Services

Before Journey Services / Support

On-Site Support

Pricing

Pricing Breakdown

£360 (Standard rate: bursaries available. See here for details.) 20% discount for Conservation Careers members Only 30 places available.

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Sergio Cumbula

Wonderful Course

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Dr Amy Dickman

Really useful course

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Mariana Carvalho

A must!

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