Course Introduction

The Project Planning & Control Foundation Training course is designed to prepare you for the Project Planning & Control Foundation Exam over three days.

Course Objective

By the end of the course delegates will be able to understand:

  • ​The approaches and products used to gain a clear definition of a project.
  • The approaches and techniques used to plan and close a project.
  • The selection and use of appropriate scheduling techniques.
  • The practices used for rigorous monitoring to enable proactive control of the project.
  • The basis for good record keeping, which also facilitates the virtuous feedback and learning cycle.

Course Content

  • Business Case, Scope Management, Requirements Management & Stakeholder Management
  • Planning & Breakdown Structures
  • Dependency Management
  • Handover & Closeout
  • Types of Schedules
  • Building a Schedule
  • Project Baselines and Performance Reporting
  • Variance Analysis & Resource Monitoring
  • Earned Value Analysis
  • Cost Control & Change Control
  • Forensic Analysis
  • Sit the Foundation Project Planning & Controls paper

Exam Format

  • Multiple Choice
  • 50 questions per paper
  • 25 marks or more required to pass (out of 50 available) – 50%
  • 40 minutes duration
  • Closed book
  • Calculator allowed
  • Take your exam with ProctorU

​​Additional Information

  • Pre-Coursework
  • Exam included – worth £247
  • The training is currently offered in English only

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