|Estimation Essentials (1.5 CEUs)
Build your estimation toolkit with exposure to the primary methods for cost estimation needed in development including parametric estimation, activity-based costing, life cycle estimation, and probabilistic modeling. Estimation methods are placed in context of a Work Breakdown Structure and program schedules, while explaining the entire estimation process. Common trouble areas in cost estimation will be discussed including behavioral influences that can impact the quality of cost estimates. Prerequisites: Project Management Essentials. Required texts: See Website.