Collaborative Working, Certificate | Part time online | Nottingham Trent University Online | United Kingdom
2 months
995 GBP/full
995 GBP/full
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This eight-week Continuing Professional Development (CPD) course in Collaborative Working at Nottingham Trent University Online will provide you with a basis for learning more about collaborative working within project management.With links to construction companies worldwide, the School of Architecture, Design and the Built Environment is key to supporting your progress to senior management.


Nottingham Trent University Online was declared “Modern University of the Year 2023”.

Collaborative Working at Nottingham Trent University Online will help you to learn the benefits of collaboration within projects and understand how common goals can be achieved to create a single vision for a project team and its client, in order to create effective and efficient working.

After successfully completing this course you will be able to:

  • discuss and demonstrate how project goals are determined
  • evaluate a broad range of team building theories and identify how they can be applied in practice
  • critically review and analyse the implications of the application of BIM as a collaborative methodology within construction
  •   assess and analyse opportunities for using electronic methods of communication
  •  review the possible ways of working in global projects and identify the key issues associated with working collaboratively.

 At the end of the eight-week course, you will be awarded a CPD certificate. 

Passing the assessed element (an exam or coursework) can also contribute ten credits towards a postgraduate award. All candidates seeking credit will be assessed on a case-by-case basis. If you wish to follow the credit route you must mention this on your application form.

How you're taught 

Our eight-week CPD construction classes are 100% online, giving you the flexibility and convenience to study around your work schedule and personal commitments.

You’ll learn through ‘Engage’, which is our powerful, easy-to-use Learning Management System. This brings the course material to life, while offering you access to the same challenging curriculum, award-winning lecturers and support services as our campus-based degrees.

Best of all, because online learning is truly global, it brings you into close contact with a community of like-minded learners from all corners of the world.

Programme Structure

This course will cover:

  • team building theories and role and goal appreciation of the parties to the project
  • the application of BIM within construction project management
  • change though project aims and issues associated with working collaboratively
  • the advantages of using synchronous and asynchronous communication systems, particularly when there is virtual team-working in an international arena. 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 2 months

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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You should have at least a 2:2 honours degree in a construction or industry-related subject. Alternatively, you should have a minimum of three years’ professional experience and the support of your employer to integrate study and projects into your day-to-day work.
  • The ideal candidate is likely to be employed on significant infrastructure or building works, with experience of developing and co-ordinating projects.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    995 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 995 GBP for the full programme during 2 months.
  • National

    995 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 995 GBP for the full programme during 2 months.


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