The Art of Cost and Time Estimation
(BAEST, 1 days)


Description

This intensive SETC certified course provides a comprehensive exploration of the art and science of cost and time estimation. Participants will learn concrete techniques for estimation the time requirements of a project and to determine the associated financial requirements. Come learn the science of cost and time estimation in this highly effective SETC certified course.

Dates and Pricing


Jan 29 to Jan 29, 2018$650/person Feb 26 to Feb 26, 2018$650/person Mar 26 to Mar 26, 2018$650/person

Outline

Project Planning WBS
What is the WBS?
The Importance of the WBS
WBS Sections and Components
The Task List and the Deliverables
WBS Scheduling
Time Estimates
Room for Error: About including Buffer Time
The Project Schedule
Using Scheduling Charts
Updating Assumptions and Constraints
Assigning Resources and Responsibility
WBS – An Example
Planning Project Costs
Planning Costs
The Art of Resource Identification
Cost Estimation Methods
Understanding Administrative Costs
Budgeting Smart: Planning with Cost Buffers