EVM 263 Principles of Schedule Management
 Description
This 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.
Objectives
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Target Attendees
This course is for personnel responsible for program management, acquisition network schedule interpretation/analysis, and EVMS schedule surveillance and validation.
Prerequisite(s)
  • PMT 0120, Program Scheduling
  • OR
  • PMT 2520, Program Management Tools Course, Part I
  • Predecessor Course(s) (Acceptable substitutes for meeting current course prerequisite and certification standards)
    Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Accepted Until
    BCF 263 Principles of Schedule Management JHV INDEF
    N/A INDEF
    Course Length
    3 class days
    Additional Course Information
    Delivery Mode  Resident
    Equivalent Courses  None
    ACE Recommended Credits  YES
    PDS Code  ZNI
    Current CEU, CLP and RRP      Click here for Previous Allocation
    Continuous Education Units  1.9
    Continuous Learning Points 19 
    Reservist Retirement Points 0  
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