Programming & Development

Project Scope and Schedule Management

Introduction:

This course provides participants with tools and techniques to help them determine and deliver products, services, and results that meet requirements, expectations, and deadlines. NOTE: This course will earn you 14 PDUs.

Who Should Attend
This class is intended for PMP’s looking to earn PDU’s, or for Project Managers looking to learn more about Project Scope and Schedule Management techniques.

Course Outline:

Project Scope Management Overview
Project Scope Mgt. Processes and Key Outputs
Project Time Management Overview
Project Time Mgt. Processes and Key Outputs
Case Study Selection
Requirements, Scope, and Negotiations
Plan Scope and Schedule Mgt. Overview
The Scope Management Plan
The Requirements Management Plan
The Schedule Management Plan
Collect Requirements Overview
Types of Requirements
Effective Product/Solution Requirements
Other Stakeholders and Requirements
Collect Requirements Techniques
Voice of the Customer
Requirements Traceability Matr
Define Scope Overview
Project Scope Statement Sections
Create a Project Scope Statement
Create WBS Overview
WBS by Deliverable
WBS by Phase
When to Subdivide a Work Package Further
Effective WBSs
General Process for Creating the WBS
Create a WBS
Define Activities Overview
Practical Considerations for Defining Activities
Activities and Steps
Milestones
Create Activities and Milestones
Develop Schedule Overview
Critical Path
Resource Optimization – Resource Leveling
Resource Optimization – Resource Smoothing
Resolve Overallocations
Critical Chain
Schedule Compression Techniques
Estimate Activity Resources Overview
Resource Breakdown Structure
Estimate Activity Resources
Assign Resources to Activities
Estimate Activity Durations Overview
Expert Judgment
Ratio Estimating
Analogous Estimating
Parametric Estimating
Forecasting
Three Point Estimating and PERT Estimating
Reserves
Estimate Activity Durations
Develop Schedule Overview
Critical Path
Resource Optimization – Resource Leveling
Resource Optimization – Resource Smoothing
Resolve Overallocations
Critical Chain
Schedule Compression Techniques
Validate Scope Overview
Verify Scope Best Practices
Create a Scope Validation Form
Control Scope Overview
Control Schedule Overview
Control Scope Best Practices
Change Control Stakeholders
Determine Change Control Stakeholders
Change Control Process
Change Request Form

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$1,190.00

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