Management Services

Basic Cost and Schedule Control Calculations

Financial and reputation risk for general financial operations in business is mounting across the globe. As an accounting and finance professional, it is your responsibility to protect assets. Performing this task will require that you are able to assess risks and measure costs that are necessary to be aware of when planning and maintaining projects. In this course, you will learn about the different cost and schedule assessment calculations used in projects.

Learning Objectives:

After completing this course, participants should be able to:

  • Identify the meaning of planned value (PV), earned value (EV), and actual cost (AC).

Content Partner:

SmartPros Ltd.

SmartPros Ltd. is a leader in online and offline continuing education for
accounting, finance and engineering professionals. With over 2,000 hours of
content, SmartPros has been providing mandatory continuing education
products since 1981. SmartPros provides services and content to its
professional and corporate clients, in a variety of media including Web, CD
ROM, and video. In the accounting market, SmartPros also has a predominant
news and information portal which receives 200,000+ visits per month and
provides services to over 100,000 subscribers. SmartPros' customers include
50% of the Fortune 500, as well as the major firms and associations in each
of its professional markets.

Prerequisites/Advanced Preparation:


Speaker / Author:

Robin M. Abernathy has been working in the IT certification preparation industry at Kaplan IT Training, the owners of the Transcender brands for almost two decades. Robin has written and edited certification preparation materials for many (ISC)2, Microsoft, CompTIA, PMI, Cisco, and ITIL certifications and holds multiple IT certifications from these vendors.

Robin provides training on computer hardware and software, networking, security, and project management. Over the past couple years, she has ventured into the traditional publishing industry by technically editing several publications. She co-authored Pearson's CISSP Cert Guide and CASP Cert Guide and authored their Project+ Cert Guide. Robin presents at technical conferences and hosts webinars on IT certification topics.

Software & Hardware Requirements:

  • 56k or Greater Internet Connection
  • Adobe Acrobat® Reader for the .pdf files
  • Sound card with speakers/headphones
  • Windows or Mac OS


Course Code : 99NAAB01

Release Date : 05/31/2018
Expire Date : 06/30/2021
Credits :
CPE 0.20

Course Level : Basic
Length : 10min
Course Type : Nano Learning

Format Type : eLearning
Mobile Compatible

Field Of Study : Management Services

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