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Training: Scheduling Boot Camp

on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 I Philadelphia, United States I Training I Event

This instructor-led 8-hour intensive workshop is packed with instruction, use cases and practice exercises that will help you schedule with ease and also enlighten you to special Planisware-specific planning features.

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This course was designed for both Planisware newcomers who would like more practice and instruction as well as any Planisware user who would like a scheduling primer refresh as well as exposure to advanced features. The goals are to solidify your knowledge of Planisware’s Project Management (PM) module and gain more confidence scheduling in the system.

An understanding of your company’s own processes is highly recommended and some experience with Planisware or other Gantt-based scheduling tools is a plus.

A cross-company course that offers hands-on practice exercises on a Planisware V6 training database, this course is most appropriate for customers who are using the Planisware V6 platform.

Course Objectives

  • Build and schedule your plans in Planisware with ease
  • Understand how you can leverage special capabilities (like multi-level planning, workpackage delegation, critical path analysis in a matrix environment) to aid in cross-functional and collaborative planning
  • Know how to execute your common and tricky use cases

How You'll Learn

Practice makes perfect! This interactive class includes instruction and incorporates a variety of ways to enhance your learning, including:

  • Tips, tricks, and cheats
  • Practical use-case based exercises
  • Plenty of Q&A time

Course Content

In the morning, you'll learn how to address the standard PMBOK elements for Project Scope Management and Project Schedule Management. The afternoon will be dedicated to advanced scheduling capabilities, including key features that will help you schedule in a multi-level, matrix, or collaborative team environment.

NAVIGATION

  • Key Screens
  • Planisware concepts and terminology

BUILDING BLOCKS

  • Projects and project data
  • Understanding the Gantt chart
  • Structuring projects

SCHEDULING

  • Scheduling engine (constraints, links, floats, positioning)
  • Critical path analysis in Planisware
  • Project interdependencies

OTHER CAPABILITIES

  • Tracking progress
  • Versions
  • Baselines

Logistics

  • Date: Tuesday, May 14, 2019
  • Time: 9am - 5pm Eastern Time
  • Location: DoubleTree Hotel in Philadelphia, PA
    This session is co-located with the Planisware User Summit May 15-16
  • Fee: $400 (group discounts may apply)
    $200 for companies part of our 2019 End User Training Program

*Interested in more end user training? Check out our program and schedule.

Contact gettraining@planisware.com for more questions.