Upcoming Workshops in Canterbury
Software and Tendering courses
Introduction to Agile software development
Agile software development, with its focus on delivery of working software, intense collaboration and rapid feedback, can deliver better results for both the customer and the project team.
This half day 'Introduction to Agile' course provides an overview of the values and principles that underpin agile methods such as Scrum, eXtreme Programming (XP) and Kanban. It explores the cultural shifts that need to occur for agile to succeed, as well as covering common terminology and agile practices.
Winning IT Tenders
In today's competitive business world, many potential projects and services are put out to tender. In the IT space, both local and central Government tender most projects meaning numerous IT companies are provided with the opportunity to bid for the work.
Winning IT Tenders introduces all the elements that are needed to win a high value bid in a technical environment.
Introduction to Web Security
These days websites are under constant attack and it's incredibly easy for a developer or administrator to make seemingly minor mistakes that have catastrophic consequences.
In this full-day workshop many of the latest attacks and defenses in use today will be outlined and demonstrated.
Managing Risk in IT Projects
Risk is all around us and nowhere more so than in a project where a unique endeavour is being undertaken. Identifying and managing risk is critical to project success.
This course gives participants practical skills in risk management for projects. It teaches techniques for risk identification and assessment and then goes on to explore the various options for risk response and mitigation.
Web and Online Marketing courses
Social Media Marketing for Business
This full-day workshop will show you step-by-step how to implement a social media marketing strategy for a business of any size.
Included will be real-life case studies, practical examples and clever ideas for using Twitter, Facebook, Google+, YouTube and other social media channels that you can immediately adapt to suit your own requirements.
Project Management and Governance courses
Project Management - Intro and Practice
Are you baffled by the number of project management courses in the marketplace? Do you just want a good overview to get you started, without having to pay huge dollars?
This day long course from IITP provides an introduction to the profession of project management and an overview of its terminology, practices and techniques - perfect for anyone looking to change career or for anyone being asked to manage small projects.
Communication and People skills courses
People skills for IT Professionals
Are you frustrated with the discussions in your team? Are you sick of the loudest or most senior person always winning? Or are you wondering why certain people never speak up?
This workshop presents a simple approach to communication which anyone can learn, which is backed by significant research from multiple different groups, and has been well road-tested.