Project Management for Exploration and Development Projects

INSTRUCTOR: Robert 'Bob' Shoup
DISCIPLINE: Geoscience
COURSE LENGTH (DAYS): 2 Days
CEUS: 1.6
AVAILABILITY: Public & In-House

 

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Contact SCA's Training Department at training@scacompanies.com to schedule an In-House course.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Any member of a multidisciplinary team (geologists, geophysicists, engineers, landmen, technologists, etc.), or anyone involved with managing multidisciplinary team projects including team leaders, project managers, and advisors.
 
COURSE DESCRIPTION: The success of many projects falls squarely on the shoulders of the team leader or project manager. Good project management is a must if your exploration, development, acquisition or divestiture projects are to be completed on time, within budget, and result in success. This course teaches the A to Z of managing, organizing, and implementing a successful project plan. Learn why certain projects succeed while others fail. What are your project drivers - time, budget, and/or performance? The answer to this question will impact the success of your project.
 
COURSE CONTENT:

  • What is project management?
  • Fundamentals of planning, organization, and documentation
  • Defining desired results
  • Organizing the project and team
  • Analysis tasks
  • Project management models: CPMs and Gantt
  • Dynamics of project management: Plan versus Planning
  • Project and physical plant organization
  • Project management exercise

 

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