Instructor's Summary

Mr. Joe Nel

Mr. Joe Nel, PE, MSc, MBA, BSc, is a Senior Management Consultant with extensive experience within the Oil, Gas and Petrochemical industries. His expertise includes Supervisory & Management Skills, Negotiation & Presentation Skills, Coaching & Mentoring and Strategic Decision Making, Communication Skills, Ethics & Business Etiquette, HR Metrics, Document & Records Management, Budgeting & Cost Control, Leadership Skills, Materials Management, Project Management, Contract Management, Asset Management, Procurement & Purchasing Management, Warehousing, Quality Management System (QMS), Business Management, Time Management, Performance Management, Construction Management. Moreover, his experience includes resource management, systems development, financial analysis & forecast, risk identification & analysis and material appraisal. He is currently the Senior Consultant & Trainer of Project Management Solutions wherein he is responsible of the project management systems and processes.


During Mr. Nel’s career life, he has shared his knowledge and practical expertise through numerous trainings worldwide and as a Professor, Lecturer & Facilitator of various universities. He has shown his expertise in challenging positions such as the Project Manager, Senior Consultant, Senior Trainer, Office Manager, General Production Manager, Junior Design Engineer and Site Engineer.


Mr. Nel is a Registered Professional Engineer by ECSA, has Master degrees in Civil Engineering and Business Administration (MBA) and a Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Stellenbosch. Further, he is currently enrolled for PhD in Project Management and Business Strategy in the same university and an active member of the South African Institute of Civil Engineers (SAICE), the Institute of Municipal Engineers South Africa (IMESA) and the Project Management South Africa (PMSA). Moreover, he is a Certified Internal Verifier/Assessor/Trainer by the Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM) a Certified Instructor/Lecturer, Project Management Professional and has certifications in PRINCE2 Foundations and Construction Management Program.