ICEAA Certification Exam Prep

ICEAA Certification Exam Prep prepares you for the PCEA and CCEA certification exams.

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The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH), a part of the University of Alabama System, offers a new course, ICEAA Certification Exam Prep.

ICEAA Certification Exam Prep provides a review of the key materials and topics covered in the Professional Cost/Estimator Analyst (PCEA) and Certified Cost/Estimator Analyst (CCEA) certification exams. Explore exam topics such as economics and statistics, cost estimating methods, regression analysis, learning curves, risk analysis, software cost estimation, inflation, earned value management, and contract pricing. Sample problems are provided for all lessons covered to reinforce topics. Course content comes directly from the ICEAA's (International Cost Estimating & Analysis Association) Body of Knowledge (CEBoK). 

This course will benefit those who are new to or curious about cost estimating and want to learn more. Those currently working as cost estimators will also benefit by exploring a broader view and gaining a deeper understanding of unfamiliar topics, such as earned value management and contract pricing.

What You Will Learn:

  • Critical topics covered in the ICEAA certification exams
  • The basics of important cost-estimating topics
  • How cost estimating is related to other fields such as earned value management and contract pricing
  • Practice hands-on problems with worked solutions to ensure you understand the material
  • Tips on how to pass the certification exam

What is included:

  • Hands-on practice problems with solutions to test your understanding of the material
  • ICEAA Membership

$795 | Online On-Demand - Begin Anytime and Complete in 30 days

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Dr. Christian Smart

Dr. Christian Smart

Christian Smart is the Chief Data Scientist with Galorath Federal, a leading international supplier of parametric cost models and data analytics consulting services. He supports NASA and the Department of Defense in the application of analytics for cutting-edge programs, including nuclear thermal propulsion for crewed space transportation and hypersonic weapon systems.

Dr. Smart has written extensively about cost modeling, parametric cost estimating, and cost risk analysis. He is the author of Solving for Project Risk Management: Understanding the Critical Role of Uncertainty in Project Management published by McGraw-Hill.

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