Microsoft Project

In our introductory course you will learn the concepts of project management and the phases involved. You will understand how to include and manipulate the tasks required as well as the resources available to complete these tasks. You will build basic projects and problem solve them as delays and other incidences occur. This course is entirely hands on and the tracking and reporting capabilities will be explored giving you the skill to return to work and begin building your own projects with Microsoft Project.
Project Management Basics
* What is Project Management?
* Defining, Building, Tracking and Managing a Project
* Planning Tasks and Resources

Building a Project in Microsoft Project
* The Project Environment
* The Gantt Chart
* Setting a Start or Finish Date

* Adding and Grouping Tasks
* Durations and Milestones
* Linking Tasks
* Link Types, Constraints and Lag

* Using the Resource Sheet to define Resources
* Resource Properties
* Changing Working Times and Costs
* Assigning Resources to Tasks

* Standard and Custom Reports
* Printing and Page Setup

Tracking and Managing
* Saving a Baseline
* Entering Actual Information
* Marking Completed Tasks and Adjusting Timeline
Cost:$299/person (+ hst) includes workbook, certificate & 2 month hotline
Guarantee:Repeat at no charge up to 2 months later! (minimum class size required)
Duration:1 day(s) 9:00 am - 4:30 pm or 2 evenings 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Prerequisite:We recommend a good knowledge of Windows