Random PERT: application to physical activity/sports programs

Quality and Quantity (Impact Factor: 0.72). 03/2009; 43(2):225-236. DOI: 10.1007/s11135-007-9124-0


This paper illustrates the variety of PERT technique known as random PERT. The aim of this technique is to help plan the duration
of activities, something which can be particularly difficult in psychosocial programs. Thus, this task is often carried out
by experts, who know that there are many events which may modify the proposed calendar. The paper includes an empirical illustration
of random PERT applied to a physical activity/sports program for elderly people.

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