The Skills Bootcamp in Applied Project Controls offers the opportunity to complete the ECITB Planning & Scheduling and the ECITB Introduction to Estimating courses, as well as gain an understanding of commercial awareness.
ECITB Planning & Scheduling
Understand the importance of planning and scheduling - describe the importance of good planning and the main terms used in planning and scheduling.
Understand the processes required to produce schedules
Prepare schedules for the control of work scope delivery
Produce planning information (including schedules) in the right format to meet stakeholder needs and to gain buy-in
Understand other processes relating to scheduling
ECITB Introduction to Estimating
Understand the concepts of estimating within a project environment
Understanding the fundamentals of project scope and requirements
Understand different estimating techniques
Understand estimating requirements within different life cycles
Understand why re-estimating takes place
Understand the implications and reasons for poor estimating
Understand the component parts of an estimate
Consider contingency within estimating
Consider information which forms the basis of estimates
ECITB Commercial Awareness
Understand the key aspects of commercial awareness
Understand the importance of risk management and the main terms used
The project controls bootcamp is a fusion of academic and practical delivery methods.
The course begins with a induction session to provide course information and objectives. A competency assessment will take place following the induction and will be repeated at the end of the Bootcamp.
The academic learning takes place via virtual sessions, which is followed by two days in a face-to-face classroom environment.
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