Project Tracking and Earned Value Analysis is an online self-study course where you learn how to track and analyze your project’s actual performance versus the approved project plan. This involves tracking the team’s progress on assignments and deliverables as well as preparing status reports for the sponsor.
You will learn to use both classic variance analysis and earned value techniques to spot problems. Then you’ll learn how to to design solutions to the problems. You will also learn how to use earned value data to forecast the project completion date and the budget at completion.
There is e-textbook reading, an online streaming lecture and video available 24/7, and a multiple choice exam.
After completing this online self-study course, you will be able to use the best practice techniques for tracking performance against the approved plan. You will know how to use variance analysis and earned value analysis to spot problems early, when they can be fixed. You will be able to design solutions to the problems. Additionally, you will be able to forecast the project’s completion date and budget-at-completion from earned value data.
Earn 12 PDUs for PMP re-certification. $30 for 90 days access.