Advanced Project Cycle Management (Amman)


Advanced Project Cycle Management (Amman)

Good management can't save a bad project, but poor management can easily ruin a good one.

This course takes project management to the next level, using real-life humanitarian and development projects to dive deeper into what tools, processes, and strategies are needed to ensure the right project is delivered to the right population, on time and on budget.

Over the 3-day training, the participants will critically analyze case study documents from complex projects in the sector and work through the project cycle to understand how different tools can be used in practical terms at each stage. 

What does the course cover?

  1. Project Cycles.
  2. Identification and Design.
  3. Planning .
  4. Stakeholder Management .
  5. Risk Management .
  6. M&E for Project Managers.
  7. Issue and Change Management.
  8. Project Closure.
  9. The Project Manager .


By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  1. Critically analyze a project plan, including log frames and project narratives .
  2. Identify potential issues and solutions to working with a variety of stakeholders, including partners and suppliers.
  3. Distinguish between assumptions, issues, and risks and make plans for each to mitigate project impact .
  4. Describe the role of the project manager in M&E and carry out appropriate M&E analysis tasks, including managing variances .
  5. Utilise tools to improve transition planning and apply project lessons learned.
  6. Explain the significance of situational leadership and apply it to personal project management situations.

Course structure :

Registration is from 8.30 am, with the course starting at 9.00 am and concluding by 5.30 pm. The day is broken up into four sessions, separated by a lunch break and coffee/ tea breaks in the morning and afternoon.

Participants will be actively encouraged to participate in classroom discussions and group work. The trainer will draw on both theoretical and practical knowledge in order to make the experience and learning applicable to the realities of the humanitarian sector.

During the COVID-19 pandemic, RedR UK will adhere to all safety rules and procedures as per the relevant government and ministry guidance.


  • Early Bird tickets (20% Discount) are available for the first 10 participants who register and complete payment 1 month before the course starts. Once the early tickets run out, or after the 1 month deadline expires, then the standard fees will automatically apply.
  • Standard Organisation rate (600$) is for any staff working for international organizations.
  • NNGO or CBO rate (460$) is for any staff working for local organizations and community-based organizations.
  • Group Booking is for organizations looking to book 3 or more participants onto the same course. Please email RedR UK for discount options.
  • Individual or student rates can apply upon request.

Please email for more information.

*Disclaimer: Upon registering for this course, you will be liable to pay the full course fee through PayPal, a credit card, or a bank transfer. RedR UK reserves the right to cancel your place on the course if the payment is not received at least three weeks before the training is due to start.

HPass Badge:

Upon completion of the course, participants will be eligible to apply for an HPass Badge, a digital indicator of achievement, and a way for participants to demonstrate their skills and experience in the humanitarian sector. You can find more information on HPass Badges here.


Who should attend?

Based on the Project DPro phase model of project management, this course is for project managers already working in the humanitarian and development sectors looking to fine-tune their skills. A basic understanding of Project DPro principles is strongly advised, as well as experience managing projects and using basic management tools like project plans, log frames, and budgets. 

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What's the refund policy?

  • For bookings canceled ten or more working days* before a course, applicants will be entitled to a refund of 75% of the course fees paid, or if places are available will be offered a transfer of 90% of the course fees paid onto the next course.
  • For bookings canceled one to nine working days* before a course begins, 25% of the course fees paid will be refunded.
  • For bookings canceled less than 24 hours before a course, or after a course has started, no refund or transfer of value will be provided.
  • If the applicant chooses to transfer to another course and then cancels their booking a second time, neither a further transfer of value nor a refund will be offered.

Please note that we are only able to cover our local bank charges and not the recipient’s bank charges when we make refunds.

Refunds may take up to 30 days.

(*During Jordan office's working hours, Sunday-Thursday 9.00 am - 5.00 pm)

Any questions?

Please check the FAQ document and our Terms and Conditions.

If you have any questions about this course or require further information, please contact

In case of any complaints, please email

RedR UK is committed to making sure everyone’s needs are met, including people of different genders, ages, and disabilities. If you have any specific access requirements or learning needs RedR UK is committed to trying and making reasonable adjustments to support your needs, please email or phone +962 (0) 6 462 6227 at any stage of the booking process to talk directly to RedR UK about your needs.


Fidelity scheme: Have you participated in one of RedR UK’s courses in the last 2 years? If so, you are eligible for an additional 10% discount! Please contact to request your promo code for registration.

Local organizations: RedR UK offers special discount rates for staff funded by for local organizations in low and lower-middle-income countries. These participants can register by purchasing the Standard Individual ticket.

Scholarships: RedR UK is committed to making our courses accessible to any organization, regardless of size. We offer course scholarships for eligible participants who meet specific criteria. For more information on RedR UK Scholarships and how to apply, please click here.

Course Overview

Course Length
3 days
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