Looking to take the Certified Cost Professional (CCP) exam or simply
upskill yourself and build your foundational knowledge and skills? Plan to
attend the CCP Exam Review Seminar and take your career to the next level.
This course provides an overview of skills and knowledge of cost
engineering. The course will cover basic concepts of estimating, planning and
scheduling, cost control and forecasting, breakeven analysis, and productivity
analysis. Professionals who attend this Review Course will gain a better
understanding of some of the basic concepts of cost engineering. This course is
also suitable for those who plan to take the CCP Certification Exam as it will
enable attendees to be better prepared to take the exam beyond what they would
likely achieve on their own. Each day's presentation covers subjects that are
tested on the certification examination.
This session will build off the basic concepts of “Project Control from
an Owner’s Perspective.” Advanced Project Control issues will be addressed
including Cost and Schedule Risk Analysis, Engineering and Construction
Productivity Evaluation and Influences, Schedule Analysis and recover options,
Reporting and Contractor Oversight. Discussion will be conducted on project
control requirements and language required in owner contract documents.
Facilitators will also demonstrate some of the more common software tools for
scheduling, risk analysis, cost estimating, etc. Participants will be tasked
with various workshop exercises that will challenge their skills in project
control and project recovery techniques.