This online course provides an overview of the key principles and practices of project scheduling. It covers the fundamentals of creating a timeline, including how to sequence activities, allocate resources, track progress, and establish milestones. You will learn about different methods of scheduling and how to manage risks associated with projects. You will also gain an understanding of how to develop a strategy for maintaining timelines when unexpected changes or delays occur.
Through interactive lectures, readings, discussions, videos, and assignments you will develop your knowledge of project scheduling while learning how to plan for efficient execution and complete projects within budget and on time. This course is ideal for individuals who are looking to hone their skills as project managers or those interested in pursuing a career in project management or operations.
- Understand principles associated with successful project scheduling
- Sequence activities & allocate resources
- Track progress & establish milestones
- Identify factors that may cause delays
- Utilize different methods & tools
- Control scope creep
- Manage risks
- Develop strategies for handling setbacks
- Implement corrective action
- Monitor & report results