Cost, Risk & Deadlines Online Course

Cost, Risk & Deadlines Online Courses in South Africa


2KO South Africa offers online Cost, Risk and Deadlines courses as part of our series of online project management training courses, available world-wide 24x7 over the Internet. Online Cost, Risk and Deadlines courses are available through 2KO Africa; and students in Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban are able to enrol today. In fact we make our courses available all over South Africa and beyond our borders. The only requirement for these courses is a computer with internet connection. 2KO Africa conducts hands-on computer courses on most of the major IT Platforms, and has a sizeable range of online IT courses which are available internationally over the Internet..


Course Description

While a project is underway, the project managers need to continue to assess its progress and adjust their decisions according to their findings. This course provides tools for monitoring an existing project, and its threats and opportunities.


Course Objectives

To identify whether your project is on track or is deviating from the initial cost and deadline objectives

To adjust your decisions according to threats and opportunities

To seize opportunities once they are identified

To anticipate and put in place the necessary alert systems to be able to detect the appearance of expected and unexpected risks and limit their impact


Course Duration

2 hours


Course Content

The four modules in this course are:

Using earned value to optimise costs and deadlines - learn to calculate the earned value, cost variance and schedule variance for each task within the project, and identify those that need an action plan

Assessing and minimising project risks - learn to analyse threats and opportunities, search for alternatives and take the right decisions

Make use of opportunities within the project team - how to encourage project participants to express feedback, identify opportunities as uncovered by participants

Monitoring and minimising risks - understand the direct and indirect impacts of risks, learn to execute an emergency plan with your team, maintain control and motivation.