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Schedule and Cost Control


4 Days Classroom Session   |  
4 Days Live Online
Classroom Registration
Individual:
$2495.00
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Live Online:
$2495.00
Private Onsite Package

This course can be tailored to your needs for private, onsite delivery at your location.

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Professional Credits

IIBA (CDU)

ASPE is an IIBA Endorsed Education Provider of business analysis training. Select Project Delivery courses offer IIBA continuing development units (CDU) in accordance with IIBA standards.

NASBA (CPE)

NASBA continuing professional education credits (CPE) assist Certified Public Accountants in reaching their continuing education requirements.

PMI (PDU)

Select courses offer Leadership (PDU-L), Strategic (PDU-S) and Technical PMI professional development units that vary according to certification. Technical PDUs are available in the following types: ACP, PBA, PfMP, PMP/PgMP, RMP, and SP.

This course offers:
    24.00 PMP/PgMP Technical PDUs
    4.00 PMI Leadership PDUs

28
PMI PDUs
Certification
Overview

In this course, you will learn the skills you need to effectively establish and manage a realistic schedule and detailed budget. Through hands-on exercises, you'll learn to develop an integrated budget and schedule while monitoring project performance during execution. You will be introduced to analytical techniques, including creation of a work breakdown structure, network diagramming, dependency analysis, critical path determination, three-point estimating, and assessment of resource needs and availability. You will learn the management tools that help to ensure projects are delivered on time and within budget, as well as the importance of creating baselines for the project schedules and budgets. To communicate your project's progress to stakeholders, you'll learn to use earned value analysis and other reporting techniques. Hands-on exercises will demonstrate the mechanisms and importance of formal change control procedures.

In this Course, You will Learn:

How to develop a balanced plan
Network diagramming methodologies
Approaches to identifying a project's critical path
Time and cost estimating techniques
Scheduling techniques
How to include various types of cost and expenditures into budgets
Practical approaches to budget development
Efficient ways to gauge and report progress using earned value analysis
Upcoming Dates and Locations
Guaranteed To Run
Feb 26, 2018 – Mar 1, 2018    8:30am – 4:30pm Live Online Register
Mar 26, 2018 – Mar 29, 2018    8:30am – 4:30pm Live Online Register
May 22, 2018 – May 25, 2018    8:30am – 4:30pm Live Online Register
Course Outline

1. Foundations

  • Project Management Life Cycle
  • Plan-Do-Check-Act Cycle
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Principles of Integrated Project Planning
  • Project constraints Scope
  • Time
  • Cost
  • Risk
  • Defining Project Success

2. Planning

  • Scope Planning
  • Estimating Techniques
  • Time Analysis
  • Schedule Development
  • Cost Analysis
  • Control Account Plans
  • Integrated Risk Management
  • Balancing the Plan by Balancing the Constraints

3. Executing, Monitoring, and Controlling

  • Executing the Project Work
  • Monitoring Progress
  • Earned Value Management
  • Controlling Performance
  • Communicating with Stakeholders
  • Managing Risk During Execution
  • Scope Verification and Customer Satisfaction

4. Closing

  • Administrative Closure
  • Transitioning Deliverables to their New Owners
  • Updates to Organizational Process Assets
  • Capturing Lessons Learned
  • Preparing the Closing Report
Who should attend
  • Associate Project Managers
  • Project Managers
  • IT Project Managers
  • Project Coordinators
  • Project Analysts
  • Project Leaders
  • Senior Project Managers
  • Team Leaders
  • Product Managers
  • Program Managers
Bonus Materials

Live Online

This course is highly interactive and requires frequent collaboration with other class members which is best suited to telephone communication.  The course audio is delivered via telephone. Please be aware of your individual cell phone plans and minutes allowed.  Phone service provider charges will not be paid by Global Knowledge.

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