Certificate in Project Management (Built Environment)


Short Course


1 Year

Validated by



Part-Time / Blended Learning


Dublin Main Campus

NFQ Level


The Certificate in Project Management (Built Environment) consists of two modules taught over two semesters

The Certificate in Project Management (Built Environment) consists of two modules taught over two semesters.

  • Project Management - Tools and Technique (10 ECTS)
  • Project Management - Planning and Control (10 ECTS)

Why study the Certificate in Project Management (Built Environment) at Griffith College

In today’s fast-paced business economy of getting ahead and staying ahead, project management is a highly sought-after skill. New projects are often expensive and high-risk, so clients will pay more for the assurance of deliverables. From project planning to leading to monitoring to managing and delivering, this course will give you the vital skills and techniques you need to secure the success of high performing projects. These skills are particularly useful if you are looking to upskill or are returning to the workplace. The programme is delivered through a mixture of online lectures and on campus workshops which take place in the evenings/ at weekends to allow for minimal disruption to the working day. Other reasons to consider this course include:

  • With the average salary for a Project Manager in Ireland sitting around €53,000, and higher salaries for specialisation in project types or industries, evidence of professional project management skills will help learners stand out to potential employers, increase their earning potential and further progress their career.
  • Students will receive extensive training in project management, essential managerial aspects to carrying out large, complex projects in industry. You will develop an entrepreneurial mind-set which will increase your value to potential employers or help you plan ventures of your own. Graduates possess directly applicable skills in project execution and project control across all of the complex elements of a project so that it can be successfully and professionally managed to its conclusion. • The course is managed by Griffith’s long-standing Design Faculty and is delivered by experts from the industry. • The combination of a mixture of online and on-campus lecture allows for minimal disruption to the normal working day.

Course Highlights

Designed to meet the skills required by industry;

  • Provides a solid foundation for those in the middle of their career, those looking to upskill or who are returning to the workplace, to allow them to progress in the workplace.
  • Friendly, approachable staff (who are experts in their fields), provide a supportive learning environment
  • Full access to Student Adobe Creative Cloud - All Apps plan, which gives you 20+ cutting-edge creative tools for desktop, mobile, and web

Intake Dates

  • February*

*Subject to sufficient numbers.

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