Applying Project Control

An Intensive 5-Day Online Training Course

Applying Project Control

Ensuring Successful Project Delivery
Through Optimised Control

Scheduled Dates

18 - 22 Dec 2023 Online $3,950
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Why Choose this Training Course?

Why choose this online training course?

In today’s fast-paced world of project delivery, project controls are the support network that enable the project to truly deliver and deliver well. In this engaging and interactive PetroKnowledge competence led project controls online training course, we establish the need for project organisations to recognise the value provided by the essential support mechanism that is known as Project Shared Services or Project Controls.   It is already well known that in order for organisations to successfully achieve project objectives, the relevant project information must be imparted with accountability and any responsibilities made clear.

The core Project Controls disciplines are the root of this support and each will be comprehensively covered during this PetroKnowledge online training course, which will feature:

  • A sound foundation in Project Control tools and techniques
  • Interactive exercises to reveal the mysteries of planning and control
  • An introduction to the principles of project management techniques
  • A good level of knowledge in relation to risk management and ownership
  • A solid introduction to the supporting role that Project Controls plays in assisting delivery of projects, including planning and scheduling, teamwork, procurement, communications, document control, quality, resource and risk management, handover and review

What are the Goals?

What are the goals?

The aim of this PetroKnowledge online training course is to provide a holistic overview of projects and the role that project controls play in supporting the project to be delivered successfully.

By the end of this PetroKnowledge online training course, participants will be able to: 

  • Understand the value of project control to project success and improve the project team's contribution to the project performance
  • Perform many of the key project control processes and techniques
  • Appreciate the integration of procurement with relation to budget and schedules on projects
  • Contribute to a positive culture for project controls in the project team
  • Review effectiveness of measures for controlling risks

Who is this Training Course for?

Who is this Online training Course for?

The target audience is employees with experience in engineering or projects who are either new to project control, or are being prepared for project control roles, or who require a refresher overview of project control principles.

It is particularly suitable for:

  • Project and discipline engineers
  • Planning engineers
  • Cost engineers
  • Quantity surveyors
  • Document controllers
  • To those who would like to learn how projects are planned and controlled in industry

How will this Training Course be Presented?

How will this Online training Course be Presented?

This PetroKnowledge online training course will utilize a variety of proven online learning techniques to ensure maximum understanding, comprehension, retention of the information presented. The online training course is conducted online via an Advanced Virtual Learning Platform in the comfort of your choice location.

Daily Agenda

Day One: Planning Projects for Optimum Control

  • Projects vs. Programs
  • Establishing Project Control Parameters
  • Structuring the Project Management Plan
  • Engaging Project Stakeholders
  • Ensuring Project Scope Clarity

Day Two: Project Scheduling and Change Control

  • Developing Realistic Project Schedules
  • The Time and Cost Trade-off
  • Compressing Schedules and applying Resource Levelling
  • Developing Project Control Systems
  • Managing Change

Day Three: Controlling Project Risks

  • Qualitative Risk Analysis Techniques
  • Quantitative Risk Analysis Techniques
  • Risk Prioritization
  • Risk Response Planning
  • Risk Control and Alternative Responses

Day Four: Project Progress Monitoring and Control

  • Key Performance Indicators
  • Earned Value Management
  • Project Integrity Management
  • Predictive Control Techniques
  • Project Handover & Close-out

Day Five: Project Interface and Resource Control

  • Project Interface Management
  • Managing Resources through Effective Influence & Persuasion
  • Improving Communication, Motivation & Productivity
  • Alternative Project Management Methods
  • Lean Construction Management


  • On successful completion of this online training course, a PetroKnowledge E-Certificate will be awarded to the delegates

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Frequently Asked Questions

How can I register for a training course?

  • To register online through our website, please click “Enroll Now” on the course page, complete and submit the form. A confirmation e-mail and instructions will be sent to the participant’s e-mail.
  • You may also get in touch with our Registration Team on
    +971 50 981 7386 | +971 2 557 7389 or send an email to

When and how do I arrange payments?

  • Payments can be made in USD or UAE local currency AED (Arab Emirates Dirhams) either by Bank Transfer or by Credit Card. Our Bank Account details will be provided on the invoice.
  • Course fees are payable upon booking unless a valid, authorized Purchase Order is provided and accepted.
  • Invoices will be sent via email/courier to the ID/name and address provided.
  • The course fee shall be settled prior to course start date. Corporate payments with existing payment policy shall be relayed to us in advance.

When should I expect to receive confirmation of registration?

Upon successful registration online, enrolment on the respective training course will be confirmed by Registration Team by e-mail along with the invoice and joining instruction.

Is there a discount for more than one registrant/course?

For corporate fees and group registration, please send your query to

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