Microsoft Project - Intermediate Course

Overview

This course aims to give participants the skills necessary to create and assign resources to tasks, and to utilise MS Project features to track, monitor, control, and provide status reports on project management plans.

 

This is best for

Users who have completed the Introduction and wish to expand their skills.

  

Content

Review

  • Project management and MS Project’s role
  • Review of scheduling concepts 
      

Resources

  • Understanding resourcing in MS Project
  • Creating work, material and cost resources
  • Working with and applying resource and group calendars
  • Assigning resources to tasks
  • Working with effort driven and fixed duration scheduling
  • Working with multiple and part-time resources
  • Dealing with resource overallocations

Project Management

  • Working with variable and fixed costs
  • Setting, modifying and utilising  baselines in MS Project
  • Tracking actuals and monitoring progress
  • Highlighting, grouping and filtering project data
  • Formatting text and bars
  • Working with and modifying reports
        

Learning outcomes

  • Create a resource sheet, assign resources and troubleshoot problem allocations.
  • Determine project costs
  • Set baselines and track actuals
  • Format and extract information
  • Use and create a range of reports

     

Prerequisites

Completion of a 1 day Project Introduction course or an equivalent level of knowledge. Project Management theoretical concepts highly recommended.

  

Duration

1 day

Investment

$450 GST free per person

Includes:

  • Experienced facilitator
  • Interactive, practical and hands on learning
  • Comprehensive take-home training and reference manual
  • Post-course Help Desk support
  • Certificate of Attendance for participants
  • Morning & afternoon refreshments
  • Delicious cafe lunch
  • Post course follow up

 

Enjoy Real People, Real Conversations, Real Results 

    

Software versions

Available for 2010, 2013, 2016 & 365

    

Further development

Microsoft Project Advanced

     

 

When

18 December 2018 (One day)
24 January 2019 (One day)
13 February 2019 (One day)
26 February 2019 (One day)
7 March 2019 (One day)
27 March 2019 (One day)
4 April 2019 (One day)
2 May 2019 (One day)
29 May 2019 (One day)
11 June 2019 (One day)
4 July 2019 (One day)
25 July 2019 (One day)
16 August 2019 (One day)