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Certificate of Project Time and Cost Management


Course Outline and Topics

Course Overview

The Certificate of Project Time and Cost Management is an online professional development course that will develop the skills required to effectively manage the schedule and budget of a project. As part of the Triple constraint, this online course will teach you how to effectively manage the time and cost constraints of a project to achieve project success.

Course Structure

Unit 1 - Manage project time

  • Manage project time
  • Project scheduling
  • Project time management processes
  • Activity definition process
  • Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)
  • Inputs and outputs
  • Project scope
  • Tools and techniques
  • Activity sequencing process
  • Milestones
  • Precedence Diagramming Method (PDM)
  • Arrow Diagramming Method (ADM)
  • Dependencies
  • Project network diagrams
  • Resource estimating process
  • Project calendar
  • Duration estimating
  • Parametric estimating
  • Constraints
  • Critical path
  • Schedule compression
  • Resource levelling
  • Critical chain method
  • Schedule control process

Unit 2 - Manage project cost

  • Manage project cost
  • Project cost management
  • Job costing
  • Double-entry accounting
  • Cost-benefit analysis
  • Risk management analyses
  • Budgets
  • Cash flow budget
  • Cost accounting
  • Developing a project budget
  • Responsibility accounting
  • Budgets and controls
  • Capital budgets
  • Break-even analysis
  • Financial cost analysis
  • Cost management plan
  • Earned value management (EVM)
  • Variances
  • Ratio analysis
  • Variance analysis reports
  • Project outcomes
  • Milestone trend analysis (MTA)


Written assignments and exercises, including short-answer questions, reports/essays and projects. There are no examinations or due dates for assessment.


  • Become fully trained and improve your employment opportunities;
  • Recognised by employers as professional development;
  • Study online, anywhere via our elearning system;
  • Access to high-quality courses written by industry experts;
  • Interactive simulations for many programs;
  • All course materials provided online – no textbooks to buy;
  • Unlimited tutor support;
  • Easy to understand course content;
  • Unlimited enrolment with no expiry;
  • Certificate issued for your CV (hard copy provided);
  • Tax deductible in most cases* See your tax advisor.


Payment Information

Certificate Course


SKU: c00262 Category:
  • Best value option
  • Includes unlimited access


  • $150 deposit
  • $25/week
  • No credit checks required