Create a project network diagram using Lucidchart
Use Critical Path Method for project planning
Perform Critical Path calculations and analysis
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‘Critical Path Analysis Using Lucidchart ” guided project is for anyone who wants to learn the Critical Path Method for project schedule planning. This project will benefit professionals wanting to broaden their knowledge and skillset in the area of project management. Project Coordinators and entry-level managers seeking to obtain project management certifications will also find this project complementary to their studies. To complete the project you will need a Lucidchart account. In this project we are going to focus on three main learning objectives: creating a Precedence Diagram using Lucidchart, learning how to use the Critical Path Method for project planning, and performing Critical Path calculations. By the end of the project, you will learn how to create a precedence diagram using Lucidchart and will be able to perform critical path calculations to analyze your project schedule.
At least 1-2 years of business experience
In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:
Task 1: What is Lucidchart?
Task 2: Create a Precedence Diagram
Task 2: Calculate Forward Pass
Task 4: Calculate Backward Pass
Task 5: Calculate Total Float
Task 6: Calculate Free Float
Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required
In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step
The lecture was very effective and made me realize that I have lack of understanding mostly on the charts.
Nice way to teach and can be Understand I want to switch my carrier to Project manager/ Program Manager
very interesting guided project, easy to be understood for beginner
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