Microsoft Project Level 1: Introduction

This course is designed to teach project managers how to create, update and manage project schedules with Microsoft Project.

Retail Price: $875.00

Next Date: 12/13/2018

Course Days: 2


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This course is designed to teach project managers how to create, update and manage project schedules with Microsoft Project. Participants will learn how to create new projects, enter tasks, create a WBS, set dependencies, create constraints and deadlines and manage resource assignments. You will also learn how to analyze and manage resources over and under-allocations, set baselines, track and manage progress and generate reports.



At Course Completion
After completing this course, students will be able to:
•      Exploring the Project Environment
•      Getting Started with Microsoft Project
•      Modifying and Organizing a Task list
•      Shaping the schedule
•      Modifying Task Dependencies
•      Working with Calendars
•      Using Project Resources
•      Entering Project Costs
•      Task Type Settings
•      Resolving Resource Over-allocations
•      Setting Constraints and Deadlines
•      Tracking Project Progress
•      Reporting in Project
•      Customizing the Project Environment 

Course Outline

Module 1: Getting Started
1.1-Navigating Project
1.2-Creating a new project
1.3-Managing Tasks
1.4-Understanding the WBS

Module 2: Shaping the Schedule
2.1-Linking and Unlinking tasks
2.2-Enabling the Critical Path
2.3-Working with task dependencies
2.4-Using lag and lead time

Module 3: Resources, Calendars and Costs
3.1-Managing Resources
3.2-Assigning resources to tasks
3.3-Using the cost budget resource
3.4-Working with Calendars
3.5-Managing Resource rates
3.6-Learn about fixed costs

Module 4: Task Type & Allocations
4.1-Task Type Settings
4.2-Working with Fixed Units
4.3-Working with Fixed Duration
4.4-Using Fixed Work
4.5-Variable resource assignments
4.6-Contour types
4.7-Manually adjust work assignments
4.8-Resolving Overallocations
4.9-Constraints
4.10-Setting Deadlines

Module 5: Tracking Project Progress
5.1-Baselining
5.2-Tracking Tasks
5.3-Managing Task Updates
5.4 Comparing Actual vs Baseline

Module 6: Managing Project Information & Reporting
6.1-Use filters and groups
6.2-Modifying the Gantt Chart
6.3- Customizing the Ribbon
6.4-Dashboard Reports
6.5-Visual Reports

Course Dates Course Times (EST) Delivery Mode GTR
12/5/2018 - 12/6/2018 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM Virtual Enroll
12/13/2018 - 12/14/2018 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM Virtual Enroll
12/18/2018 - 12/19/2018 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM Virtual Enroll
12/26/2018 - 12/27/2018 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM Virtual Enroll