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White graduation cap icon CLE 017  Technical Planning

Technical Planning

Technical Planning is one of the key Systems Engineering Technical Management Processes. This Online Training (OLT) course presents essential and practical technical planning guidance to assist students in formulating a sound technical planning approach and how it should be integrated into the overall program planning process. Described and illustrated in this module is the integration of tools like Earned Value Management and Risk Management with systems engineering processes and tools like Requirements Management, Technical Baseline Management, and Technical Reviews into a comprehensive approach for the overall technical planning processes of a program.





ETM and PM functional areas


  • Any exams in this course must be passed with a minimum score of 80%.
  • There is no time limit for completing this course.
  • After completing the course, please be sure to complete the survey at the end.
  • The CLPs assigned to this learning activity may be used to meet professional certification and/or licensure requirements (PDUs/CPE credits).