The real estate industry is quite fast paced and it requires a lot of practical and theoretical skills to stay in this field. This is why these days people first get ‘real estate study’ (better known as ‘eiendomsmegler studie‘ in the Norwegian language) from various sources before entering this industry to make a career.
One of the most sought after career in this field is of the project manager who is given the responsibility to handle the project. This is because a project involves obligation of the individual or organization’s funds and hence, needs careful management.
Therefore, a project manager is appointed to manage a project from beginning to end. And all the major companies hire only a project manager who possesses required qualifications and an ample amount of training in the field of project management.
Now, not all the people trying to become a project manager can afford to regular colleges or institutes. So for them, the best option is to enroll themselves in an online ‘course for project management’ (better known as ‘kurs prosjektledelse’ in the Norwegian language).
Here underlined are the various types of online programs available for project management:
- MOOCs – These are the massive open online courses which are usually free. However, students enrolled in most MOOCs can also pay a fee to earn a certificate of completion and access to extra features. These often include recorded video lectures by actual professors.
- Project management certification – These are ideal those who have full-time jobs as project managers but they also want to pursue certification. Also, you may find out here some effective tips that will help you in verifying if the course is legit or not.
- Standalone online courses – This kind of courses focus on the field overall as well as its application to specific industries. These aren’t necessarily designed for students who want to earn certifications but actually only for continuing education purposes.