Past Event

2 Day Course on Project Planning & Scheduling – Including MS Project Software Practice (Rescheduled from 8 January 2020 - 9 January 2020)
Venue: Wisma IEM
Date & Time: 24 Feb 2020 to 25 Feb 2020 (9:00 AM - 5:30 PM) Closed
Closing Date Before: 21-Feb-2020 (Subject to change based on availability of seat)
Organised By Graduates & Student - The Young Engineers Section (YES)

Participant is required to bring own laptop loaded with Spreadsheet and Microsoft Project 2013 or later version software. Free trial versions of MS Project software can be downloaded from internet.

Master the fundamentals of Project Planning and Scheduling in 2 days!
Complemented by using Microsoft Project Software Applications Tool.

Studies have shown that the success rate of projects will increase when a systematic and structured approach to project Planning, Scheduling and Budgeting is adopted, aided by the use of software application tools. Get a solid understanding of state-of- the-art project planning and scheduling tools & techniques based on PMBOK Guide to get the project done on time, within budget, scope and quality.

Unlike other workshops, this program combines a 1-day theoretical and 1-day practical approach by emphasizing the essential principles with case studies, examples, hands-on exercises and templates complemented by practicing popular Microsoft Project software tool.


• Master fundamental project management knowledge, skills, tools & techniques with
   cross references to world class standard in USA-based Project Management Institute’s
   body of knowledge PMBOK®.
• Understand & apply the best practices in Planning, Scheduling, Budgeting, Reporting and
  Tracking Progress.
• Avoid costly mistakes by gaining an insight into the success & failure factors of projects
• Develop SMART Objectives, Work Breakdown Structure, Quality Objectives, Project Plan,
  Schedule, Risk Plan & Subsidiary Plans
• Develop network diagrams to analyse Critical Path and compress project duration
• Estimate project costs and budget using simple, proven techniques
• Assess and mitigate project risks
• Learn and apply hands-on relevant basic MS Project software applications in developing
   Project Plan, Schedule, Reports, Budget and Tracking Progress.
• Networks with other participants and shares valuable experiences

Who Could Benefit From the Course

• Project Engineers    • Site Managers / Site Agents
• Project Managers    • Site Supervisors
• Project Executives    • Developers
• Project Architects    • Contractors and sub-contractors
• Quantity Surveyors    

About The Course Leader

Ir. Frankie Chong (B.Sc., MBA, P.Eng, MIEM, PMP®), a professional engineer with an in-depth knowledge and more than 30 years of working experience in managing small and large projects in various industries. His main areas of work experience include project management & consultancy, engineering operations, technical developments, business re- engineering, education and training.

He specializes in conducting Project Management seminars and training for MNCs and SMI companies, locally and internationally. Hundreds of participants have benefited from his training which is knowledge and skill-based, highly interactive, and complemented with applications and real-life case studies.

Currently, he holds the following credentials:
• A certified PMP® (Project Management Professional No. 512593) credential from PMI (USA)
• A certified trainer registered with the government Human Resource Development Fund (PSMB)
• Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) Certified Construction Project Manager, panel expert
  & trainer in National Competency Standard in construction project management
• Current Chairman of SSIG, IEM. Past Chairman and Adviser of the Institution of Engineers Malaysia
   Project Management Technical Division
• Chief Paper Examiner of a U.K University project management module.

Additional Information
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2 Day Course on Project Planning & Scheduling – Including MS Project Software Practice (Rescheduled from 8 January 2020 - 9 January 2020)

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Member Type Normal Rate
Online Rate
HONORARY FELLOW 900.00 800.00
FELLOW 900.00 800.00
SENIOR MEMBER 900.00 800.00
MEMBER 900.00 800.00
HONORARY MEMBER 900.00 800.00
COMPANION 600.00 500.00
GRADUATE 600.00 500.00
AFFILIATE 600.00 500.00
ASSOCIATE MEMBER 600.00 500.00
STUDENT 300.00 250.00
Non IEM Member 1500.00 1400.00

Rate stated does not include 6% SST








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