Includes ACE, CO$TAT and POST Tools
COURSE LENGTH: 4 Days (8:30am - 4:30pm)
Description:Designed for students that want to enhance their cost estimating models with more advanced features of the ACEIT suite, this course will take your ACEIT skills to the next level. Student receive hands-on experience in ACE and learn how the other tools in the suite support estimate construction and reporting. Students take full advantage of the suite, starting with the model from the ACEIT for Model Builders class and adding advanced functions, data tables, User Defined Functions, and more, in order to create a fully functional, comprehensive, robust cost model.
You'll learn how to:
P Incorporate duration
P Comprehensive use of What-If Cases
P Use advanced ACE functions
P Develop and work with CERs
P Calculate monthly
P Model uncertainty on your point estimate
P Create Watch Windows
P Define and use data tables
P Time phase your estimate
P Utilize plugins
P Incorporate sunk costs
P Much, much more...
Prerequisites:Successful students should already have a working knowledge of the cost estimating process and spreadsheet operations. This class is designed as a follow-up to the ACE for Model Builders course; students should be familiar with the ACEIT suite. This course focuses on how to use ACEIT’s advanced features and does not teach underlying cost estimating principles.