Business Skills for Engineers

Aim

This course provides developing engineers with a broad range of business skills to improve the impact they have in their organisation and drive their career. It covers an introduction to project management, business finance, time management, understanding your customer and the professional responsibilities of an engineer.


Learning outcomes 

By the end of the course, you should be able to: 
 
  • Understand the basics of finance
  • Know how to manage your time more effectively
  • Understand project management principles
  • Know how engineering fits into the organisation structure along with the key deliverables
  • Know the responsibilities of a professional engineer


Tutor

Penny Taylor has combined an engineering career in the automotive industry and academia with post-graduate qualifications in teaching, coaching and psychology. Penny has been involved in the Engineering Council registration processes for many years and currently leads the Institution of Mechanical Engineers CPD Assessment Committee.

 
Intended for

Anyone early in a career in the engineering industry heading towards chartered or incorporated status.


Entry criteria

None

Event Information

Eventbrite - Business Skills for Engineers

Event Status
Places Available

Event Date
05/03/2018 - 06/03/2018

Time
10:00 - 17:30

Price
£625 + VAT for Members
£850 + VAT for Non-Members

Location
The Institution of Structural Engineers, International HQ, 47-58 Bastwick Street, London, EC1V 3PS, United Kingdom

Speaker(s)
Penny Taylor

Event Contact Email
training@istructe.org






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