Course Description

This course provides instruction in the basics of scheduling from simple to-do lists through bar charts, network diagrams, and methods of managing resources. It also discusses the importance of formal schedules, job planning, and establishing priorities, in addition to describing alternative scheduling methods. 

Course Outline

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to do the following:

 1.  Establish personal task priorities and delegate tasks.

 2.  Describe the purposes and benefits of using formal project schedules and why it is important to maintain schedules.

 3.  Identify basic project scheduling terms and inputs.

 4.  Develop a bar chart schedule.

 5.  Develop and interpret a network diagram.

 6.  Identify alternative scheduling methods.

 7.  Develop and calculate CPM schedules to include early start, early finish, late start, late finish, and total float.

 8.  Analyze an existing CPM schedule to optimize the project schedule.

 9.  Update and maintain a project schedule, including establishing baselines and targets.

10. Determine the effects of a change to the schedule.

Applies Towards the Following Certificates

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Section Title
Scheduling for Construction
6:00PM to 9:00PM
Nov 05, 2024 to Nov 19, 2024
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $309.00
Drop Request Deadline
Oct 29, 2024
Transfer Request Deadline
Oct 29, 2024
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