The only Kerzner-Accredited Project Management Courses in SA!

              

THREE-WEEK COURSE

PROJECT PLANNING, SCHEDULING & COST

MANAGEMENT 

 

COURSE INFORMATION:

  • Three consecutive lecture sessions from 08h45-16h15.

  • An assignment must be submitted for grading 18 days after completing the lectures.

  • Dr Lionel Smalley will personally conduct each course and grade the qualifying assignment.

COURSE CONTENTS:

  • How to make project planning a success.

  • Differentiating between project planning and scheduling.

  • Conducting a project drive-force analysis prior to planning.

  • Developing appropriate project planning documentation.

  • Scheduling the various activities in order to determine the project's total duration (workdays or workweeks) and critical path(s).

  • Managing delays on projects.

  • Using the "crashing" procedure in competitive bidding situations.

  • Developing and implementing effective methods to fast-track projects.

  • Developing and implementing an effective cost management system.

  • Initiating a project tradeoff analysis

  • Managing project risk.

COURSE FEE:

  • R20000 per candidate. Includes a copy of Dr. Lionel Smalley's self-help book, course notes/handouts and catering.

  • Seating per course is limited to a maximum of ten candidates.

  • Successful candidates each receive a certificate of competency.

        

Month

Lecture Dates

Mar

Apr

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sep

Oct

Nov

14-16 Mar 2018

11-13 Apr 2018

09-11 May 2018

13-15 Jun 2018

11-13 Jul 2018

08-10 Aug 2018
12-14 Sep 2018

10-12 Oct 2018

14-16 Nov 2018

 

              

CORPORATE PROJECT MANAGEMENT WORKSHOPS

 

THREE CORPORATE PROJECT MANAGEMENT WORKSHOPS:

  1. Project planning (three days).

  2. Project scheduling and managing delays (three days).

  3. Tracking project performance using schedule and cost metrics (three days).

 

WORKSHOP INFORMATION:

  • Each workshop is conducted over three consecutive days.
  • Dr. Lionel Smalley will personally conduct each workshop.


 

WORKSHOP 1 : PROJECT PLANNING (Three-days)

 

WORKSHOP CONTENT:

  • How to develop a winning project planning strategy.
  • Implementing a project planning methodology.

  • Constructing S-curves.

  • Linking project planning to scheduling.

  • Fast-tracking projects.
     

WORKSHOP FEE:

  • R13500 per candidate. Includes a copy of Dr. Smalley's self-help book, workshop notes/handouts and catering.
  • Seating is limited to a maximum of eight candidates.

  • Each workshop is conducted by Dr. Lionel Smalley.

 

Month

Lecture Dates

Mar

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sep

07 - 09 Mar 2018

16 - 18 May 2018
20 - 22 Jun 2018

18 - 20 Jul 2018

15 - 17 Aug 2018

05 - 07 Sep 2018


 

WORKSHOP 2 : Project scheduling and managing delays (Three-days)


WORKSHOP
CONTENT:

  • Preparing a network table

  • Constructing a network diagram

  • Types of float encountered

  • How to schedule a project

  • Dealing with part of a network diagram

  • Interpreting the results

  • Can we schedule without delays?

  • Managing delays

  • Fast-tracking delays

  • Initiating a crashing process

  • Implementing a crashing technique

  • After crashing, what's next?

  • Lags, leads & time buffers
     

WORKSHOP FEE:

  • R15500 per candidate. Includes a copy of Dr. Smalley's self-help book, workshop notes/handouts and catering.
  • Seating is limited to a maximum of eight candidates.

  • Each workshop is conducted by Dr. Lionel Smalley.

 

Month

Lecture Dates

Mar

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sep

21 - 23 Mar 2018

23 - 25 May 2018
27 - 29 Jun 2018

25 - 27 Jul 2018

22 - 24 Aug 2018

19 - 21 Sep 2018


 

WORKSHOP 3 : Tracking project performance using schedule and cost metrics (Three-days)


WORKSHOP
CONTENT:

  • How and when to track project performance.
  • How to develop and implement an effective cost management system (CMS).

  • How to establish schedule and cost metrics at each review date.

  • How to determine the actual percent complete at each review date.

  • Interpreting the results obtained.

  • Deciding what to include in the monthly project report.
     

WORKSHOP FEE:

  • R16500 per candidate. Includes a copy of Dr. Smalley's self-help book, workshop notes/handouts and catering.
  • Seating is limited to a maximum of eight candidates.

  • Each workshop is conducted by Dr. Lionel Smalley.

 

Month

Lecture Dates

Mar

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sep

26 - 28 Mar 2018

28 - 30 May 2018
04 - 06 Jun 2018

02 - 04 Jul 2018

27 - 29 Aug 2018

25 - 27 Sep 2018

 

        

 

 

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