Training & Exams

APMG International Project Planning and Control (TM) Foundation.

About This Course

Course Code
PPMPPCF

Course Type
Performance Plus

Vendor
Project Planning and Control

Duration
3 Days

RRP
£977.00

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Overview

This three day event introduce delegates to effective project planning and control. Effective planning and control requires an understanding of a clear project definition, supported by a robust approach to planning the project. This, in turn requires the selection and use of appropriate scheduling techniques which are supported by rigorous monitoring for effective proactive control. A sound basis for effective record keeping will facilitate the understanding of lessons learned which supports continuous improvement, thus adding value to organisational aspirations and objectives.

All relevant course materials are provided, which includes the APM Planning, Scheduling, Monitoring and Control Manual and the APMG Project Planning & Control Foundation Examination.

Objectives

Delegates will learn and understand:

Course Outline

The course uses the unique multimedia case-studies and accelerated-learning techniques to ensure that theory is embedded and delegates feel confident in the practical application of learning points. Additional evening work will be required in the form of consolidation reading and mock examination questions. The evening work is an integral part of the course and delegates should expect to spend approximately two hours on these activities each evening. The evening work is aimed at helping effective preparation for the examination.

The course will cover the following syllabus areas:

DEFINITION DE

Delegates are introduced to the world of projects and capital expenditure. The following key areas are covered:

PLANNING PL

The following areas will be discussed:


SCHEDULING SC

The following areas will be discussed:

MONITOR AND CONTROL MC

The following areas will be discussed:

APM / APMG - Project Planning & Control Foundation Examination

Key exam information:

Throughout the Project Planning & Control Foundation Course, delegates will be exposed to numerous examples of examination questions. A number of exercises and 'question-and-answer' sessions that will help to consolidate the learning are undertaken, thereby ensuring that delegates are more than adequately prepared for the exam.

Prerequisites

No prerequisites are necessary for attendance, although delegates would benefit from some experience and understanding of basic planning principles and terminology.

About This Course

Course Code
PPMPPCF

Course Type
Performance Plus

Vendor
Project Planning and Control

Duration
3 Days

RRP
£977.00

Course Overview
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