research teach practice
Scheduling Concepts

What is it?

This one-day course is practical, and will take you through first principles around scheduling/programming.

It is an excellent pre-requisite to tool training, e.g. Primavera, MS Project, etc.

Organisations can use this course to communicate and promote good scheduling practices within their people.

Who is it for?

This course is ideal for emerging project managers, analysts and practitioners, who now deal with schedules, or a great refresher for more experienced project practitioners.

This course attracts 7 PDUs for those certified through PMI.

How does it work?

If staff in your organisation are learning to use a specific scheduling tool, consider The Arthur Group’s Scheduling Concepts course as a pre-requisite.

Courses can be timetabled at any time.

The Arthur Group will customise our Scheduling Concepts course, to meet the specific requirements, protocols and maturity of your organisation, and its people, in scheduling.

Contact The Arthur Group to schedule a course for your organisation.

What does the course include?

This one-day course covers foundation concepts in scheduling, and a broad introduction to projects and project management. It is excellent in preparing you to understand the underlying concepts needed to meaningfully learn to use specific scheduling tools.

In the workshop, Scheduling Concepts are applied to a scenario, on which you will: 

   Complete a top-down estimate 
   Create a Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) and define activities 
   • Apply dependencies and bottom-up estimates 
   • Calculate critical path 
   • Apply problem solving techniques 
   • Discuss concepts in monitoring and controlling schedules

Contact us for more information

Online website builder by Chilli Websites click for more info on Chilli Websites