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Synchrony is a privately owned training organization with 5 years of experience in developing and delivering professional development courses.

Our courses specialize in the fields of portfolio, program and project control, risk management and decision making.

Synchrony founder Laurie Bowman is passionate about improving the professionalism of project planning and control. Synchrony is an Approved Education Provider (AEP) for AACE International and is an Accredited Training Organisation (ATO) for APMG International.

Synchrony combines the best practices in project planning, project control, risk management and contract administration, to provide training and coaching that is in the absolute best interests of our clients.

Through constant planning, coaching and communication we are able to deliver uncompromised value to our clients in the form of risk reduction, improved reporting and forecasting, reduced disputes and improved cost and schedule performance.

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Our vision

To create a more sustainable world by leading and improving project selection, cost management and performance management.

Our mission

To improve the professionalism of Project Controls and Risk Management by:

  • supporting our clients to improve project outcomes by developing their maturity in project controls and risk management and:
  • providing training and coaching to project controls and risk  management professionals to improve their skills and knowledge


Mr. Laurie Bowman of Synchrony, Australia conducted a one‐day training course as part of AACE International’s National Conference “Powering Capital Projects through Enhanced Cost and Schedule Performance” held at IIT Madras, Chennai, India. The training was attended by around 20 professionals from diverse industry segments. The workshop was very engaging and we recommend Laurie as a trainer in risk management and project control.

Sankar Subrahmaniaym, Chair of AACE International (ITF) India

Laurie Bowman from Synchrony presented at Akolade’s Project Planning and Scheduling for Public Infrastructure conference. He was very flexible, professional and great to work with. He also hosted an all day Masterclass on integrating project planning, cost engineering, contract and risk management that was very well received by participants.

Rachel Coburn of Akolade: Engage Learn Lead

Thank‐you for your excellent workshop on Project Planning and Control. We all enjoyed your interactive method of delivery.

John Paterson, AACE International and Australian Cost Engineering Society, Victorian Chair.


Project Planning & Control™ (PPC)

  • Foundation
  • Practitioner

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