Earned Value Management

Duration: 1 Day

PDUs: 7

CEUs: .7


  • Leaders
  • Project Managers
  • Team Members

  • Classroom Delivery

  • Virtual Delivery


This one-day workshop takes participants through the basics of earned-value management as described in the Project Management Institute’s 4th Edition “Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge” (PMBOK®). Building on the basics, the participants will learn to apply their knowledge of earned-value management to evaluate project progress, to forecast, and to plan recovery goals where needed.


  • Provide an understanding of the basics of earned-value management
  • Acquire the skills necessary to apply earned-value management to monitor and control projects
  • Define basic earned-value elements
  • Create the processes needed to implement earned value
    • Establishing planned value
    • Assessing earned value
    • Recording actual cost
    • Compute earned-value formulas
    • Determine which earned-value element to apply in specific situations
    • Use earned value to forecast project cost and completion
    • Use earned value to calculate desired productivity rates