PC#03 – Develop Work Breakdown Structure – WBS

Objective : Upon successful completion of this module, participants will have an overall idea about the steps involved, purpose and benefits of developing a project work breakdown structure. Level : Basic Steps : Form the team for developing the Work Breakdown Structure (WBS). Since there are multiple disciplines involved, a cross functional team is better.…

Developing the project work breakdown structure – 33R-15

Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) is the foundation on which projects are planned and tracked. The scope of work of the project is decomposed into smaller units of work, known as work packages. Without a proper WBS, an accurate estimate of the project work is impossible. The recommended practice ‘Developing the project work breakdown structure -33R-15…

The importance of good work breakdown structure

“Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) is a deliverable-oriented grouping of work.” Project Management Body ofKnowledge (PMBOK), Version 6. When starting a project from ground zero, the planner (very often the project manager himself) may grope around in the dark for a while without knowing where to start. A Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) is the answer. One starts by envisaging the…