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White graduation cap icon EVM 263V  Principles of Schedule Management

Principles of Schedule Management

This course is being piloted for direct registration via DAU Virtual Campus (CSOD). Click on "Apply for this training" button in the upper right-hand corner to register for an offering.

This virtual instructor led training (VILT) course provides knowledge needed to interpret network schedules required by DoD policy and the Electronic Industries Alliance (EIA) 748 Earned Value Management System (EVMS) Standard. Course material, individual and group exercises demonstrate the schedule development, maintenance, and analysis processes. The exercises reinforce: the Precedence Diagram Method of scheduling; schedule analysis using a schedule assessment model to analyze a complex; 700-line Microsoft Project network schedule; and schedule risk analysis utilizing Monte Carlo simulation. Students will be required to create a Microsoft Project network schedule.

REQUIRED PREREQUISITES

Required:
  • PMT 0120, Program Scheduling
See "Notes" of this course's concept card for recommended prerequisites.

PREDECESSOR COURSES

TARGET AUDIENCE

This course is for personnel responsible for program management, acquisition network schedule interpretation/analysis, and EVMS schedule surveillance and validation.

NOTES

Recommended Prerequisites:
  • CLV 017, Performance Measurement Baseline
  • CLV 018, Earned Value and Financial Management Reports
  • CLV 020, Baseline Maintenance
Additional Notes:
  • Virtual classes are conducted via MS Teams.
  • All times are in the local time zone of the DAU region assigned to teach the offering.
  • Students are required to test connectivity with DAU IT prior to the class start date.
  • DAU does not reimburse student phone/internet charges.
  • The CLPs assigned to this learning activity may be used to meet professional certification and/or licensure requirements (PDUs/CPE credits).