IFS PROJECTS - PLANNING & SCHEDULING

ABOUT THIS COURSE

This is one of the courses towards gaining the IFS Certified Specialist accreditation for consultants. It enables students to cover and prepare all the examination specification topics for the Planning and Scheduling exam.

TargetAudience

Those who need to be able to identify and state the essential decisions to be made, basic data to be created and processes involved in the setting up of Project Schedules and Labor Plans in support of IFS Project Management in IFS Applications™.

  1. Introduction to Project Planning & Scheduling
  2. Schedule a Project
  3. External Planning Tools
  4. Project Resources
  5. Project Reporting Resources and Overheads
  6. Resource Analysis

At the end of this course, the participants are able to:

  • Explain project planning and scheduling, and what it entails
  • Understand options available to schedule Projects

  • Create a new Project

  • Establish Project Work Breakdown Structures “WBS”

  • Establish dependencies and constraints in a project

  • Schedule a project and review results, make adjustments

  • Understand how Microsoft Project can be used with IFS Project

  • Understand how Primavera Project can be used with IFS Project

  • Become familiar with Project Resources

  • Create, forecast and plan Project Resources on a Project

  • Relate Employees to a Project Resource ID

  • Use Overheads with Project Resources

  • Allocate Employees to a Project

  • Analyze Resource Allocations and Capacity

Knowledge: Good understanding of Project Management business processes

Courses: IFS Fundamentals

Exams: IFS Fundamentals

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Track:

  • Consultants

Certification:

  • Specialist

Module:

  • IFS Projects

CourseID:

CS90PMPS

Duration:

2 Days