The role of an effective project manager is to ensure that a project progresses on time and according to a carefully planned schedule. This online self-paced course explores how to facilitate the management of a project schedule using the Estimate Activity Durations and Develop Schedule processes. Participants will learn how to estimate project activity durations and develop a project schedule using those estimates.
- planning, creating and using estimates to inform activity duration
- creating a project schedule using different tools and techniques
- stress testing a completed schedule using the critical path method
This course is designed help learners meet continuing education requirements for Project Management Institute (PMI®) credential holders. By completing this course, learners can obtain Professional Development Units (PDUs) for maintaining their PMI® certifications.
This course is aligned with the (Project Management Body of Knowledge) PMBOK® Guide - Sixth Edition, published by PMI, Inc., 2018. Copyright and all rights reserved. Material from this publication has been reproduced with the permission of PMI, Inc. PMBOK, PMI, PMP and CAPM are registered trademarks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.