Suitable for All Levels
2 Day Classroom Course
Study Materials inlcuded
Skills You will have at the end of the Course
Introduction to Project
Outlining and Defining Task Relationships
Entering and Managing Resources
Applying Project Filters
Scheduling Resource and Managing Resource Workloads
Tracking the Project
Printing and Customising
Importing and Exporting Data
Using Master and Sub-Projects
This course starts you at the beginning of Project. You will gain a fast, practical and extensive knowledge of the powerful features of this package allowing you to use it as a planning and tracking tool.
No prior knowledge is required
At the end of the course, you’ll be Certified by the Irish Academy of Computer Training
Who would benefit
The course is aimed at project managers who require an in-depth knowledge of Project. The course concentrates on providing practical tips and hands-on experience.
Why take the Course
Improve your knowledge of Microsoft Project or start your learning journey discovering the benefits of using Microsoft Project.
Section 1 - Introduction to Project
What is Microsoft Project? Opening, closing and saving files, Adding Security to Project files, Views in Microsoft Project, Scheduling a Project, Working with Tasks in Project.
Section 2 - Outlining and Defining Task Relationships
Overview of Outlining, Outline Codes, Outline Levels, Defining Summary and Subordinate Tasks, Specifying Task Relationships, Assigning Durations.
Section 3 - Entering and Managing Resources
Adding Resources to a Resource Pool, Contoured Resource Information, Viewing and Editing a Resource pool, Assigning Resources to a task. Team Planner View.
Section 4 - Applying Project Filters
Filtering Data in a project, Grouping data projects.
Section 5 - Calendars
Overview of Calendars in Project, Modifying Calendars, Setting Fiscal Year in Timescales, Creating Task Specific Calendars, Assigning Resources to a Calendar.
Section 6 - Scheduling Resource and Managing Resource Workloads
Types of Scheduling available in Project, Resource Management tools, Resolving Resource Overallocation, Levelling.
Section 7 - Controlling the Project
Adjusting Project costs, Scheduling Constraints on Tasks. Creating / Clearing a Baseline. Tracking project Performance.
Section 8 - Printing and Customising
Previewing and Printing Views, Page Setup Options, Previewing and printing Reports, Creating and Viewing Dashboards, Print Scaling, Customising Gantt charts, Customising Reports, Stoplight Reporting.
Section 9 - Importing and Exporting Data
Importing Data into Project, Exporting Data out of Project.
Section 10 - Using Master and Sub-Projects
Creating Master Projects, Sharing Resources.
Here's what a few attendees have said...
“Learned plenty, useful features well demonstrated”
Good instructor who worked at pace suitable for all attendants – Very supportive. Went over material until good understanding was gained by all
The course was very well planned, comprehensive and was paced well
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