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LOG 238 - Critical Chain Project Management Foundational Concepts

Current Offering Dates & Locations:
Offering Dates Location
16E-O O May 24 2016 - May 26 2016 Tinker AFB, OK
16F-O O Jun 07 2016 - Jun 09 2016 Edwards AFB, CA
16U-O O Jun 13 2016 - Jun 15 2016 FRCSW NAS North Island, CA
16G-O O Jul 12 2016 - Jul 14 2016 Robins AFB, GA
16T-O O Jul 19 2016 - Jul 21 2016 FRCMA NAS Oceana, Virginia Beach VA
16H-O O Aug 09 2016 - Aug 11 2016 Hill AFB, UT
16I R Sep 13 2016 - Sep 15 2016 AFIT - Wright-Patterson AFB (Area B), OH

The Critical Chain Project Management (CCPM) Foundational Concepts course provides students with an introduction to Critical Chain project scheduling procedures, management tools and processes, and organizational requirements. Topics are presented in sufficient depth to allow students to successfully participate in the transition to and sustainment of CCPM as a primary workload planning, scheduling, and execution tool for Programmed Depot Maintenance (PDM) and other program management activities. The course is designed for mid- and upper-level managers responsible for coordinating and directing the organizational resources, policies, and metrics necessary to implement and sustain CCPM. Course educates managers on the general theory of CCPM rather than providing training on any particular CCPM-based scheduling software. In three class days, the course presents a detailed CCPM model and relates it to the Theory of Constraints, classical project scheduling, and continuous process improvement. Concepts are introduced through lecture and videos, and illustrated / reinforced through a number of simulations and exercises. The hosting unit determines class attendance/priority."?

Contact Training Administrators

Course Director:

Commercial: (937)255-7777 ext.3303
DSN: 785-7777 ext.3303


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Special Requirements:
The hosting unit determines class attendance/priority."?

Target Audience:
Open to anyone desiring / needing CCPM knowledge. Generally, the following AFSCs and Job Series are candidates to take this course: 62E, 63A, 21A / 343, 346, 895, 1101, 1152, and 2010.

Course Length:
3 days



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