Crash course Project Planning & Scheduling

From: 299,00 Excluding Tax

The theory of the Critical Path Method

Do you already have project experience and do you occasionally make plans? But if you want to know the theory of planning and  exactly know how software packages like Microsoft Project and Primavera P6 schedule, then this course is for you. During this course you will be explained step by step how a project schedule is structured and how it is calculated.

The training is structured on the basis of presentations, workshops and practical cases. After completing the course you will have sufficient basis to set up plans, to recognize critical paths or to take a Microsoft Project / Primavera P6 course.


  • Planning Process
  • Activities and Milestones
  • Dependencies
  • Scheduling according to the Critical path method
  • Total Float and Free Float
  • Schedule constraints
  • Gantt Charts
  • Baselines
  • Updating the schedule
  • Schedule Comparison

This course is particularly intended for beginning project planners, work planners, executors and project leaders.

Choose type (Rotterdam Classroom, Virtual Live Class or contact us for further information about In-company), a start date and the number of people


Incompany | 1 day
Virtual Live Class | 1 day
Rotterdam Classroom | 1 day

Including course book

Incompany | Exclusive
Virtual Live Class | Exclusive
Rotterdam Classroom | Inclusive

Incompany | English or Dutch
Virtual Live Class | English
Rotterdam Classroom | English or Dutch

Course materials
English or Dutch

Time zone
UTC +01:00 Local time in Europe / Amsterdam

Class time
Incompany | According to agreement
Virtual Live Class | 09:00 – 16:30
Rotterdam Classroom | 09:00 – 16:30

Minimum number of participants

EQF Level
6 – Bachelor

No Exam

Study completion
Certificate of participation

* To follow a Virtual Class, E-lease and Blended Learning you must arrange your computer / device, software license and course book yourself. Course books can also be ordered through our web store. While following an e-learning course and / or a blended course, you use our online literature and you must purchase additional course books alongside. The course books to be purchased can be found in the course description.

** For In-company training, the minimum number of participants is 4 persons. You can choose preferred dates for in-company training. We try to run the course on these dates but cannot guarantee these dates. The final dates will be agreed upon in consultation. The mentioned prices for the In-company training courses are for in the Netherlands. For courses outside the Netherlands, extra travel costs, such as airline tickets, may be charged. We will contact you for additional travel costs.

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