Projects fail most often because of poorly written or misinterpreted requirements. But once a project is begun, controlling schedule and cost is the most difficult aspect of the project manager’s job. This course will describe requirements and requirement analysis, but also it will discuss how to incorporate these requirements into a project plan and how to set up and implement a monitoring and control system to ensure that projects are successfully completed on time and on budget.
At the end of the course delegates will be able to:
- Understand schedule and cost control and their need
- Identify project requirements and its types
- Familiarize with the statement of work format
- Apply the work breakdown structure models
- Translate the work breakdown structure into the plan
- Use and interpreting network diagrams
- Use estimating tools and techniques
- Monitor and controlling the project
- Apply earned value
- Interpret earned value analysis
- Understand project change control and change control management
- What is Schedule and Cost Control? – Directing Progress, Directing Actions, Controlling Results, Conserving Resources
- Identifying Project Requirements
- Determining Whether to Pursue a Project
- Work Breakdown Structure and Baseline Development
- The Baseline: Technical, Cost, Schedule, Performance Measurement
- Cost Categories
- Estimating and Budgeting Determination
- Planning the Project
- The Implementation Phase
- Monitoring and Control
- The Project Change Process
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