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MCI Forecaster Cost Tracking Software Training Course – March

March 27, 2017 - March 31, 2017 (5 Day Course)
8:00am - 5:00pm CT
17629 El Camino Real #125
Houston, Texas 77058

Forecaster is the latest of WTMC’s industry leading training programs. Open enrollment classes will take place at our Training Center in Houston, Texas. Forecaster is an activity based cost tracking and forecasting software package designed for shutdowns, turnarounds, outages and projects. This program is a must for any cost engineer involved in turnarounds.

Key Outcomes

Forecaster by Management Controls, is an enterprise STO cost management solution; one global system for all projects regardless of their structures. Forecaster gathers all of the hours and costs daily, into one system. Using industry standard EVM calculations and complete, accurate inputs.

The FORECASTER™ Training course uses several techniques to verify student competencies:

  • Exercises are conducted to reinforce skills and principles being taught.
  • Engaging class room discussion.
  • Review questions are utilized to confirm student knowledge.

Who Should Take This Class

Anyone who is involved in the cost estimating, tracking and forecasting process, whether directly or in a supporting role, will benefit from participating in the Forecaster training program.

What You Will Learn

FORECASTER is a turnaround / capital project specific management tool. It incorporates industry best practices and many years of turnaround / project experience to develop the concept of a fully integrated system addressing work scope (The What), work planning (The How and When) and cost control (The How Much).

Core Competencies:

  • Cost Engineering
  • Accessing Forecaster and Page Navigation
  • Forecaster Setting Configuration
  • Forecaster Project Configuration and Project Structure
  • Forecaster Managing Organizations Details
  • Forecaster Estimating Overview
  • Forecaster Commited Costs, Progress and Actuals
  • Forecaster Analysis and Forecasting
  • Forecaster Reports and Charts.

Click here to learn more about the Forecaster Cost Tracking Software by MCI.

Click on any of the sections below to see a complete outline:

Utilizing Forecaster for Turnarounds Introduction

Lesson 1 Introduction to Forecaster

Lesson 2 Cost Engineering

Lesson 3 Accessing Forecaster and Page Navigation

Lesson 4 Forecaster Setting Configuration

Lesson 5 Forecaster Project Configuration and Project Structure

Lesson 6 Forecaster Managing Organizations Details

Lesson 7 Forecaster Estimating Overview

Lesson 8 Forecaster Committed Costs, Progress and Actuals

Lesson 9 Forecaster Analysis and Forecasting

Lesson 10 Forecaster Reports and Charts

Sample Pages From The Forecaster Training Course Program:
Forecaster Training Course Sample Page 1
Forecaster Training Course Sample Page 2

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Forecaster Training Course Sample Page 4

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17629 El Camino Real, Suite #125
Houston, Texas 77058

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