Engineering Management

Duration:         25 hours (5 days × 5 hours per day)

Course Overview

This course will cover an introduction to engineering man­agement, business finance, time management, under­standing your customer and the professional responsi­bilities of an engineer. The aim is to give you an overview of a number of different tools within the course, allowing better understanding and interaction with other areas of the business, making you more effective.

Course Contents

  • Corporate structure and interaction – how the different departments fit together and interface
  • The ‘internal’ customer – how we all have customers who need the output of our work and how to find out and satisfy their needs for professional success
  • Basic business finance – how to set and manage a budget; taking responsibility for minimizing expenditure throughout the business
  • Time management principles – identifying and prioritizing important tasks over urgent tasks
  • Project management principles. Task scheduling, resource allocation
  • The role of the engineer in society – duties, responsibilities and professional conduct.

Learner Outcomes

After the course the Participant should:

  • Know how engineering fits into the organization structure along with the key deliverables and appropriate standards
  • Understand the responsibilities of an Engineer, professional code of conduct and business ethics
  • Understand project management principles: how to set up and plan a successful project
  • Be able to manage his/her time more effectively through better priority setting
  • Understand the basics of finance – budgeting and cost control
  • Be able to use the appropriate communication medium to get your message over.

Course Venue

First Floor, Al- Zahra Building, Ghala, Sultanate of Oman.
Office 14

Phone: +968 95220443, +968 9988 5080, +968 9697 4044
Fax: +968 2202 6229
Office 14, 1st Floor, Al Zahra Building, Ghala,
P.O. Box 2069, Azaiba Sultanate of Oman.