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Project Planning and Control Skills & Knowledge

Understand the principles of project planning, scheduling and resourcing and learn how to plan & control your projects.

Next course starts:

08 Jun 18
In Wellington

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Before using any project management software, whether it is Microsoft Project or other new apps, it is vital to understand the principles of project planning, scheduling and resourcing. Project Planning and Control is an interactive workshop that will show you how to plan, monitor, report and control time and resources throughout the project life cycle.


Topics Covered

In this course, you will learn to:

  • Understand the planning and control process cycle within the overall project management life cycle
  • Understand the principles of project planning and control
  • Draw logic network diagrams using precedence notion
  • Draw bar charts and other graphs
  • Analyse networks to find dependencies, dates, critical path, float etc.
  • Assess the effect of varying resource demands and availabilities on activities
  • Appreciate the need for a baseline, progress review and updates to the project schedule
  • Have an understanding of important terms used in project planning and control.

This workshop will provide you with a structured approach to planning and then controlling projects as well as the confidence to use project management software effectively.

Who Should Attend

This course is ideal for:

  • New or experienced project team members with no formal training
  • Existing or aspiring Project Coordinators
  • Specialist Project Planners and Schedulers


There are no prerequisites for this workshop.

Course Feedback

"Great trainer, great content. Can see many people in my team benefitting from this course - will get them on it ASAP!"

"Content aligned perfectly with what I needed - great!"


$695 excl. GST

If you are interested in running this course in-house please contact us for more information!

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04 495 9100 or email us at

Fri 08 Jun
9:00am to
Fri 08 Jun


Thu 30 Aug
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Wed 31 Oct
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Wed 31 Oct