“Failing to plan is planning to fail”
All project managers should have the desire to plan their projects competently. In order to do so, they need the right set of skills to identify project needs (tangible and intangible), engage suitable stakeholders and arrange the proper coordination and tools for the job. Another skill of equal importance, during project implementation, is the ability control teams and work functions.
Addressed in this extensive Course are the skills and techniques project managers need for cost estimation and project control. Included are methods to control and monitor projects as they progress, making sure the project is a success.
This Course will provide you with:
- The essentials of project cost estimation
- The connection of costs and milestones
- The ability to estimate invisible and probable costs
- The main principles of controlling cost
- The importance of continuous learning and quality improvement in the workplace
Who Should Attend
This extensive Course is aimed at project managers, finance managers, officers and any person involved in project management. Any leader wanting to increase their project management understanding is welcome to take part in this valuable, comprehensive program.
- Introduction to project cost estimation
- Zero based and incremental budgeting exercise
- Stakeholders in cost estimation
- Work analysis and resource estimation
- Timelines and milestones
- Direct vs. indirect costs
- Human resource cost estimation
- Inflation rates and long term projects
- Contingency funds planning
- Cost Monitoring Plans
- Cost Analysis
- Analysis of cost variances
- Mainstreaming Monitoring Plans with Project Plans
- Finance and technical reporting to identify milestones and costs
- Utilization of Results in Project Planning
- Continuous quality improvement using monitoring
Course Fees vary based on location, topic and dates of the course. Please contact us to get details. Standard course fee includes:
Course Fee does not cover
What Participants Receive?
If you require support in managing your trip to the course destination, we can provide you with information or arrangement. Travel management will be done by third party service providers and any discount will not apply on travel expenses.