Course Description

Cost Management is one of the key knowledge areas in Project Management. For many projects, completing a project on time and within budget will determine its success. When developing the project plan, realistic estimates are necessary in making key decisions about project funding and selection.  This 1-day course addresses the cost management knowledge area, developing detailed project estimates, determining budget and earned value management.

Course Outline

  • Project Cost Management
  • Cost Management Plan
  • Estimating Project Costs
  • Estimating Costs Best Practices
  • Estimating Process
  • Estimating Techniques
  • Estimate Checks and Presentation
  • Determining Budget
  • Controlling Costs
  • Earned Value Technique
  • Project Selection Techniques

Additional Information

The Center's project management classes offer PDUs and satisfy the Project Management Institute's (PMI) classroom requirements for the PMP certification. These courses have been approved by PMI.

PDU values Technical Leadership Strategic Total
PMP® 6.00 0.00 .00 6.00


PMM100 Project Management Fundamentals or equivalent experience


6 Hours | 1 Day or 2 Nights


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Estimating and Managing Project Costs
T, Th
5:30PM to 8:30PM
Nov 03, 2020 to Nov 05, 2020
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Rate non-credit $425.00
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