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Project Planning – Schedule Management

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About This Course

Walk through the steps in creating a Schedule Management Plan. This course covers all components of the plan and how to tailor it to your specific project, company and industry. A downloadable Schedule Management Plan template (.docx) with example content is provided to guide you through our discussion of each area of the plan and various process tools that should be used in developing your plan. Learn the importance of the plan, how and why it changes, and how to stay in control of those changes and best manage the project schedule.

This course is part of a 5-course bundle, The Project Planning Series, and is also available in the PDU Passport, our all-access pass to every InSite PDU course.


  • Course Introduction
  • Learning Objectives
  • The Schedule Management Plan
    • Intro, project description, key stakeholders information
    • Reporting documents, change guidelines
    • Escalations, constraints, assumptions
    • Tools, update guidelines, reporting formats
    • Project templates
  • Course Summary


  • Velociteach Schedule Management Plan Template
  • Certificate of Completion

Target Audience: Best for PMP® and PgMP® certification holders.

Outcome: 1.5 Professional Development Units (PDUs) in the Technical category that can be applied towards the following certifications: PMP, CAPM & PgMP; 0.50 PDUs can also be applied towards the PMI-SP certification.

Author: Bob Mahler

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Will I earn Professional Development Units (PDUs)?

    Yes, you can! All of our InSite courses qualify for Professional Development Units (PDUs) through PMI®. We’ve aligned them to meet the requirements of the PMI Talent Triangle™ making it easy for you to submit them with PMI®. We’ve created step-by-step instructions to claiming your PDUs here.

  • What is the Talent Triangle, and how does it impact my PDUs?

    PMI requires that you earn a minimum number of 8 PDUs in Technical Project Management, Leadership, and Strategic and Business Management categories. This course qualifies for 1.5 of those Technical PDUs.

    If you purchase the entire bundle, The Project Planning Series, then you will earn a total of 6 Technical PDUs, 2 Leadership PDUs and 0.25 Strategic & Business PDUs.

  • Is this course included in a bundle?

    Yes! This course is part of The Project Planning Series, a 5 course bundle. It is also part of the PDU Passport, an all access pass to every PDU course on InSite. You can also add this course to your own custom bundle when you use our Build Your Own Bundle tool.

  • How long will I have access to this course?

    If you purchase the individual course or the The Project Planning Series, you will have access for 6 months from the time you activate the course key(s) in your account. If you purchase the PDU Passport, you’ll have either 6 or 12 months from date of purchase depending which PDU Passport subscription you chose.

  • When will I be able to access this course?

    Upon purchase, this course will automatically be added to your account. If you purchased this individual course or The Project Planning Series, your 6-month access period will not begin until you activate the course key(s).  Once activated, you can access the course anytime you want, 24/7, with internet connection for 6-months. If you purchase the PDU Passport, your access will begin right away.

  • How long will it take me to complete the course?

    You will earn 1.5 PDUs for completing this course. Therefore, it should take you about 1.5 hours to complete the course, but you can revisit sections or watch lessons as many times as you wish during your access period. One of the best features is you can pause a course and pick up right where you left off when you log back into your account. InSite is self-paced, which makes it simple for you to learn when it is convenient for you.

  • Can I access this course from a mobile device?

    Yes, you can take this course from your computer, tablet or mobile device.  If you can access the internet, you can access this course.

  • How do I report my PDUs?

    You can report your PDUs and check your current PDU balance directly through PMI. For your convenience, we’ve created step-by-step instructions to claiming your PDUs here. You will receive a Certificate of Completion when you complete this course which you should save in case you get audited by PMI.

  • PDUs: 1.5

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Project Planning – Schedule Management

PMI Talent Triangle™

  • Leadership PDUs: 0
  • Technical PDUs: 1.5
  • Strategic PDUs: 0