Training Courses for R&D

Over 3 000 people have attended Value Model training globally. Our training is recognized for being very hands-on. You will learn the tools and methods that you directly can put to practical use in your projects or organization.  Become a real expert on concept development, problem-solving, and project management for R&D.

Project Management for R&D

Teaching method – "Learning by doing"

Analog and visual tools are outstanding in making teams work more effectively, share experiences, build commitment, and understanding. You will work hands-on and create a Project Canvas for your project.

The training is based on a fictive R&D-project that you, together with your team, shall define, plan, control, and follow up. You are going through a large number of practical and team-based exercises.

Previous participants have found this type of practical training more beneficial compared to traditional classroom teaching methods.

​This methodology is extremely powerful for R&D projects involving a large number of unknowns, and there project output, to a large extent, is to build new knowledge. The perfect exercise to make global teams productive.

​You will learn how to best position your project on the scale between traditional waterfall and agile planning methods. Learn a planning method particularly powerful for projects involving both hardware, software, and services.

This hybrid planning and execution method simplifies for software programmers and hardware engineers to cooperate. A technique that will strengthen team-building and make the most out of your resources, eliminating late changes and project overruns. A proven visual project management method building commitment. 

Course objectives:

  • increased Project Management skills of people working in R&D projects

  • uniformed mindset and working methods 

  • secured quality of outputs from R&D projects

  • better estimations of cost and project returns

  • reduced time to market

  • eliminated project overruns.

Work with real projects

If you run this training in-house, the teams will work with your real projects. The ultimate learning experience!


Give your projects a flying start by having them defined, planned, and the infrastructure created to follow up and keep the projects under control.


It is the best possible team-building exercise you can do.

If you have limited time to send people to training, this is the perfect option.

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Value Model evaluation scores. Average for all participants from ten public courses in a row.  Scale from 1 to 6. Customers includes ABB, Atlas Copco, Scania, 3M, Xylem and many more.

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