Microsoft Project

Microsoft Project Courses

ProjectPro is offering introductory and advanced courses in Microsoft Project 2016.

Scheduling a project’s tasks can become a nightmare unless one is properly trained in structuring the project using a Work Breakdown Structure and phases to ensure all the work packages are captured and decomposed into logically sequenced and resourced tasks.

It is recommended that the learner attend an introductory course such as Project Management Demystified prior to the MS Project course, but this is not essential.

Day 1
Lesson 1: Getting Started with Microsoft Project

Topic A: Identify Project Management Concepts

Topic B: Navigate the Microsoft Project 2016 Environment

Lesson 2: Defining a Project

Topic A: Create a New Project Plan

Topic B: Define a Project

Topic C: Assign a Project Calendar

Lesson 3: Creating and Organizing Tasks

Topic A: Add Tasks to a Project Plan

Topic B: Import Tasks From Other Programs

Topic C: Create a Work Breakdown Structure

Topic D: Define Task Relationships

Topic E: Schedule Tasks

Lesson 4: Managing Project Plan Resources

Topic A: Add Resources to a Project Plan

Topic B: Create a Resource Calendar

Topic C: Enter Costs for Resources

Topic D: Assign Resources to Tasks

Topic E: Resolve Resource Conflicts Course Outline

Day 2

Lesson 5: Finalizing a Project Plan

Topic A: Optimize a Project Plan

Topic B: Set a Baseline

Topic C: Share a Project Plan

Lesson 6: Executing a Project

Topic A: Enter Task Progress

Topic B: Update Task Progress with SharePoint

Topic C: Update Work

Topic D: Update Costs

Lesson 7: Monitoring Project Progress

Topic A: View Project Progress

Topic B: Add Custom Fields

Topic C: Create Custom Views

Topic D: Create a Network Diagram

Topic E: Analyze a Project Plan

Lesson 8: Controlling a Project Plan

Topic A: Edit the Task List

Topic B: Reschedule Tasks

Topic C: Update a Baseline

Day 3

Lesson 9: Reporting on Progress

Topic A: Format and Share a Chart View

Topic B: View Existing Reports

Topic C: Create Custom Reports

Topic D: Create a Visual Report Course Outline

Lesson 10: Customizing the Application

Topic A: Change Project Options

Topic B: Create a Project Plan Template

Topic C: Share Resources

Topic D: Link Project Plans


Performance-Based Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

*Understand the project management framework.
*Create a work breakdown structure by organizing work  components.
*Create a project plan and enter task information.
*Assign project resources.
*Setting task relationships and identify the critical path.
*Finalize the project plan.
* Exchange project plan data with other applications.
* Update a project plan.
* Create custom reports.
* Re-use existing project plan information.
* Create a program of projects ( master project plan).
* Report performance using Earned Value Management.

ProjectPro’s MS Project courses can be held on a corporate group basis or for individuals.

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