CPM in Construction Management: Preventing and Measuring Delays Online Course

Learn How To Use Today's Project Management Tools Effectively To Identify Project Delays Before They Are Insurmountable

CPM in Construction Management: Preventing and Measuring Delays Online Course

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Learn How To Use Today's Project Management Tools Effectively To Identify Project Delays Before They Are Insurmountable

This topic will teach you how to use the schedules persuasively and reliably to measure and quantify project delays. You will also be provided the technical and legal foundation for the techniques presented. You will be brought up-to-date on the very latest scheduling tools and concepts relevant to recognizing and quantifying delays on a construction project. The speaker will introduce the concept of the longest path, present a simple way to understand float ownership and tackle the conundrum of concurrent delay. This topic will allow you to be able to use the project schedule as a more effective management tool. 

Course Fast Facts:

  1. Learn everything you need to know about CPM in Construction Management: Preventing and Measuring Delays
  2. Comprehensive agenda covering CPM in Construction Management: Preventing and Measuring Delays
  3. Study along with simple instructions & demonstrations
  4. Written and developed by leading Construction Management Instructors
  5. Certificate of completion
  6. Available in multiple formats where you can choose the best format for your needs

Available in :

  • OnDemand Webinar : Archived webinar presentation with audio and slideshow including downloadable reference manual. Watch online anytime.
  • Audio & Reference Manual : PDF and MP3 files delivered on a USB flash drive. Listen and read on any compatible device.

Course Delivery

This program is available in several formats.Upon enrolment an automated welcome email will be sent to you (please check your junk email inbox if not received as this is an automated email), in order for you to access your online course

Recognition & Accreditation

All students who complete this course, receive a certificate of completion with a passing score (for the online assessment) and will be issued a certificate via email.

This course is being supplied by Lorman. 

Brief Overview of CPM Schedules and Delays

  • Why Have the Risks of Delay Increased?
  • Description of the Enhanced Project Management Tools Available to Address This Increased Risk
  • Review of Basic Schedule Terminology, Focusing on the Longest Path and Float
  • Identification of the Key Best Practices That Guarantee the Earliest Possible Identification of Delays

Analyzing a Schedule to Identify and Measure Delay

  • The Importance of the Contemporaneous Schedule
  • The Strengths and Weaknesses of Different Approaches to Measure Delay
  • Total Time
  • Impacted As-Planned
  • The Basic Rules of Schedule Analysis
  • Key Terminology Related to Schedule Analysis

Schedule Analysis Example - The Instructor Will Take You Through a Step-By-Step Analysis of a CPM Schedule to Identify and Quantify a Delay

Wrap-up

  • Key Best Practices Essential to Early Identification and Quantification of Delay
  • Suggestions for Using These Key Best Practices to Avoid or Minimize Delay

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS:

Entry Requirements
Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education
Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements
Students will need access to a computer and the internet.

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:
Microsoft Windows XP, or later
Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS:
OSX/iOS 6 or later
Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems
Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities (Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

For LIVE WEBINARS:

Q: What is the webinar viewer?
A: Not every live webinar will have the webinar viewer. The webinar viewer is an online PowerPoint® presentation that the speaker will manipulate. You can access the webinar viewer through a link provided in your confirmation email. Again, Internet access is required.

Q: What is a live webinar?
A: A live webinar is a live training program in which the audio is streamed over the Internet or accessed over phone lines and the written materials are accessed via the Internet. Audio and video reception capabilities of your computer set-up is required.

Q: How do I access the live webinar?
A: Once you have registered for the live webinar, you will receive a confirmation email with a link and an individual PIN to stream the audio over the Internet and access the reference materials.

Q: How do I access the reference materials?
A: Your confirmation email includes a link to the reference materials for your live webinar. The reference materials are typically available for download a day or two before the live webinar.

For OnDemand WEBINARS:

Q: What is an OnDemand webinar?
A: OnDemand webinars are self-paced online programs that allow you to earn continuing education credit at your convenience. Each program includes a downloadable PDF reference manual. A PDF viewer is required.

Q: My OnDemand webinar is not functioning properly. What can I do?
A: Adobe Flash 9+ with Javascript enabled is needed to view the program.

CREDITS

OnDemand Webinar

  • This course was last revised on May 11, 2017.
  • This program does NOT qualify, nor meet the National Standard for NASBA accreditation.

Audio & Reference Manual

  • This program does NOT qualify, nor meet the National Standard for NASBA accreditation.


ALL ACCESS PASS

All of your training, right here at Lorman.

Pay once and get a full year of unlimited training in any format, any time!

  • Live Webinars
  • OnDemand Webinars
  • MP3 Downloads
  • Course Manuals
  • Audio Recordings*
  • Executive Reports
  • White Papers and Articles
  • Sponsored Live Webinars

Additional benefits include:

  • State Specific Credit Tracker
  • Members Only Newsletter
  • All-Access Pass Course Concierge

* For audio recordings you only pay shipping

Unlimited Lorman Training

With the All-Access Pass there is no guessing what you will need for your yearly training budget. $699 will cover all of your training needs for an entire year!

Easy Registrations

Once you purchase your All-Access Pass you will never be any further than one-click away from attending any Lorman training course.

Invest in Yourself

You haven't gotten to where you are professionally by luck alone; it's taken a lot of hard work and training. Invest in yourself with the All-Access Pass. 

Mike Ryan, P.E., PSP

Mike Ryan, P.E., PSP

Trauner Consulting Services, Inc.

  • Consultant with Trauner Consulting Services, Inc.
  • Expertise in the areas of CPM scheduling (Primavera P3 and P6, Microsoft Project, and Suretrak); claims preparation and analysis; change order evaluation; and liability analysis
  • Has presented at mediation on delays, liability, and damages; has prepared testimony for arbitration and trial
  • Registered Professional Engineer in the state of Florida
  • Certified Planning and Scheduling Professional
  • Involved in the analysis and presentation of claims on projects involving mass transit, government, military, commercial, education, high-rise residential, and civil works construction
  • Created and reviewed baseline schedules, monthly updates, and recovery plans for multi-million dollar projects
  • Certified instructor with the National Highway Institute. Mike has presented the course, "Managing Highway Contract Claims: Analysis and Avoidance", to hundreds of construction professionals across the nation
  • B.S. degree in civil engineering with a minor in economics, Duke University
About this Course

Learn How To Use Today's Project Management Tools Effectively To Identify Project Delays Before They Are Insurmountable

This topic will teach you how to use the schedules persuasively and reliably to measure and quantify project delays. You will also be provided the technical and legal foundation for the techniques presented. You will be brought up-to-date on the very latest scheduling tools and concepts relevant to recognizing and quantifying delays on a construction project. The speaker will introduce the concept of the longest path, present a simple way to understand float ownership and tackle the conundrum of concurrent delay. This topic will allow you to be able to use the project schedule as a more effective management tool. 

Course Fast Facts:

  1. Learn everything you need to know about CPM in Construction Management: Preventing and Measuring Delays
  2. Comprehensive agenda covering CPM in Construction Management: Preventing and Measuring Delays
  3. Study along with simple instructions & demonstrations
  4. Written and developed by leading Construction Management Instructors
  5. Certificate of completion
  6. Available in multiple formats where you can choose the best format for your needs

Available in :

  • OnDemand Webinar : Archived webinar presentation with audio and slideshow including downloadable reference manual. Watch online anytime.
  • Audio & Reference Manual : PDF and MP3 files delivered on a USB flash drive. Listen and read on any compatible device.

Course Delivery

This program is available in several formats.Upon enrolment an automated welcome email will be sent to you (please check your junk email inbox if not received as this is an automated email), in order for you to access your online course

Recognition & Accreditation

All students who complete this course, receive a certificate of completion with a passing score (for the online assessment) and will be issued a certificate via email.

This course is being supplied by Lorman. 

Brief Overview of CPM Schedules and Delays

  • Why Have the Risks of Delay Increased?
  • Description of the Enhanced Project Management Tools Available to Address This Increased Risk
  • Review of Basic Schedule Terminology, Focusing on the Longest Path and Float
  • Identification of the Key Best Practices That Guarantee the Earliest Possible Identification of Delays

Analyzing a Schedule to Identify and Measure Delay

  • The Importance of the Contemporaneous Schedule
  • The Strengths and Weaknesses of Different Approaches to Measure Delay
  • Total Time
  • Impacted As-Planned
  • The Basic Rules of Schedule Analysis
  • Key Terminology Related to Schedule Analysis

Schedule Analysis Example - The Instructor Will Take You Through a Step-By-Step Analysis of a CPM Schedule to Identify and Quantify a Delay

Wrap-up

  • Key Best Practices Essential to Early Identification and Quantification of Delay
  • Suggestions for Using These Key Best Practices to Avoid or Minimize Delay

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS:

Entry Requirements
Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education
Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements
Students will need access to a computer and the internet.

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:
Microsoft Windows XP, or later
Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS:
OSX/iOS 6 or later
Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems
Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities (Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

For LIVE WEBINARS:

Q: What is the webinar viewer?
A: Not every live webinar will have the webinar viewer. The webinar viewer is an online PowerPoint® presentation that the speaker will manipulate. You can access the webinar viewer through a link provided in your confirmation email. Again, Internet access is required.

Q: What is a live webinar?
A: A live webinar is a live training program in which the audio is streamed over the Internet or accessed over phone lines and the written materials are accessed via the Internet. Audio and video reception capabilities of your computer set-up is required.

Q: How do I access the live webinar?
A: Once you have registered for the live webinar, you will receive a confirmation email with a link and an individual PIN to stream the audio over the Internet and access the reference materials.

Q: How do I access the reference materials?
A: Your confirmation email includes a link to the reference materials for your live webinar. The reference materials are typically available for download a day or two before the live webinar.

For OnDemand WEBINARS:

Q: What is an OnDemand webinar?
A: OnDemand webinars are self-paced online programs that allow you to earn continuing education credit at your convenience. Each program includes a downloadable PDF reference manual. A PDF viewer is required.

Q: My OnDemand webinar is not functioning properly. What can I do?
A: Adobe Flash 9+ with Javascript enabled is needed to view the program.

CREDITS

OnDemand Webinar

  • This course was last revised on May 11, 2017.
  • This program does NOT qualify, nor meet the National Standard for NASBA accreditation.

Audio & Reference Manual

  • This program does NOT qualify, nor meet the National Standard for NASBA accreditation.


ALL ACCESS PASS

All of your training, right here at Lorman.

Pay once and get a full year of unlimited training in any format, any time!

  • Live Webinars
  • OnDemand Webinars
  • MP3 Downloads
  • Course Manuals
  • Audio Recordings*
  • Executive Reports
  • White Papers and Articles
  • Sponsored Live Webinars

Additional benefits include:

  • State Specific Credit Tracker
  • Members Only Newsletter
  • All-Access Pass Course Concierge

* For audio recordings you only pay shipping

Unlimited Lorman Training

With the All-Access Pass there is no guessing what you will need for your yearly training budget. $699 will cover all of your training needs for an entire year!

Easy Registrations

Once you purchase your All-Access Pass you will never be any further than one-click away from attending any Lorman training course.

Invest in Yourself

You haven't gotten to where you are professionally by luck alone; it's taken a lot of hard work and training. Invest in yourself with the All-Access Pass. 

Mike Ryan, P.E., PSP

Mike Ryan, P.E., PSP

Trauner Consulting Services, Inc.

  • Consultant with Trauner Consulting Services, Inc.
  • Expertise in the areas of CPM scheduling (Primavera P3 and P6, Microsoft Project, and Suretrak); claims preparation and analysis; change order evaluation; and liability analysis
  • Has presented at mediation on delays, liability, and damages; has prepared testimony for arbitration and trial
  • Registered Professional Engineer in the state of Florida
  • Certified Planning and Scheduling Professional
  • Involved in the analysis and presentation of claims on projects involving mass transit, government, military, commercial, education, high-rise residential, and civil works construction
  • Created and reviewed baseline schedules, monthly updates, and recovery plans for multi-million dollar projects
  • Certified instructor with the National Highway Institute. Mike has presented the course, "Managing Highway Contract Claims: Analysis and Avoidance", to hundreds of construction professionals across the nation
  • B.S. degree in civil engineering with a minor in economics, Duke University

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Course Summary

Course ID No.: 101LRCPMCM
Delivery Mode: Online
Course Access: 90 days
Tutor Support: Yes
Time required: 92 minutes
Qualification: Certificate

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