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  • APPEL On-Demand & Partnership Learning Opportunities
    APPEL On-Demand & Partnership Learning Opportunities

Skill Level: Open to all.

The goal of this 16-hour online course is to introduce students to topics such as critical path fundamentals, schedule baseline, float, network logic development, risk assessment, changes, and scheduling in an EVMS environment.

The course is designed for project personnel to enhance their project scheduling proficiency or for anyone who wants to learn the basics of project scheduling at their own pace.

Project Management Competencies

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Related Resources

Resource Category

Advanced Earned Value Management (APPEL-AEVM)Related APPEL Course
Control Account Manager (APPEL-CAM)Related APPEL Course
Earned Value Management System (APPEL-EVMS)Related APPEL Course
Integrated Baseline Review (APPEL-IBR)Related APPEL Course
Understanding Earned Value Management (APPEL-UEVM)Related APPEL Course

APPEL Library Resource

NASA Galaxie Library NASA Galaxie Library
All supplemental resources are NASA accessible only unless otherwise noted.

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Define scheduling, discuss the benefits of scheduling, and develop a proper schedule.
  • Provide and demonstrate in detail the schedule development process, including logic networks, critical path method, display types, scheduling techniques, schedule risk assessment, baselining, statusing, schedule traceability, accelerating schedules, what-if analyses, etc.
  • Provide key points to scheduling in a manufacturing environment.
  • Recognize scheduling and EVMS, performance measurement techniques, etc.
  • Recognize scheduling systems: tools, processes, and people.