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Microsoft Project

4.6 out of 5 rating

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Duration

3 Days

18 CPD hours

About this course

This course is designed for a person with an understanding of project management concepts, as well as general desktop computer skills, and who will be responsible for creating and maintaining project plans. This course will give you the fundamental understanding as well as acquiring the advanced knowledge and skills needed to update a project plan in Microsoft Project during the execution, monitoring, and controlling phases of a project.

Overview

Identify project management concepts and navigate Microsoft 2. 2. Project Professional.
Create a new project plan.
Add tasks to a project.
Manage task relationships within a project.
Manage project resources.
fnalize a project plan.
Update a project plan.
Generate project views to manage a project.
Create project reports to share a project’s status.
Reuse project plan information.
Work with multiple projects.

Description

This course will familiarize the user with the basic features and functions of MS Project so that it can be used effectively and efficiently in a real-world environment. MS project will give the ability to project managers to update a project plan in Project during the execution, monitoring, and controlling phases of a project

GETTING STARTED WITH MICROSOFT PROJECT
  • Topic A: Identify Project Management Concepts
  • Topic B: Navigate in the Microsoft Project Desktop environment
DEFINING A PROJECT
  • Topic A: Create a New Project Plan File
  • Topic B: Set Project Plan Options
  • Topic C: Assign a Project Calendar
ADDING PROJECT TASKS
  • Topic A: Add Tasks to a Project Plan
  • Topic B: Enter Task Duration Estimates
MANAGING TASKS
  • Topic A: Create a Work Breakdown Structure
  • Topic B: Define Task Relationships
  • Topic C: Schedule Tasks
MANAGING PROJECT RESOURCES
  • Topic A: Add Resources to a Project
  • Topic B: Create a Resource Calendar
  • Topic C: Enter Costs for Resources
  • Topic D: Assign Resources to Tasks
  • Topic E: Resolve Resource Conflicts
FINALIZING A PROJECT PLAN
  • Topic A: Optimize a Project Plan
  • Topic B: Set a Baseline
  • Topic C: Share a Project Plan
UPDATING A PROJECT PLAN
  • Topic A: Enter Task Progress
  • Topic B: Enter Overtime Work
  • Topic C: Edit Tasks
  • Topic D: Update Cost Rate Tables
  • Topic E: Update a Baseline
VIEWING PROJECT PROGRESS
  • Topic A: Use View Commands
  • Topic B: Add a Custom Field
  • Topic C: Create Custom Views
  • Topic D: Format and Share the Timeline View
REPORTING ON PROJECT PROGRESS
  • Topic A: View Built-in Reports
  • Topic B: Create Custom Reports
  • Topic C: Create a Visual Report
REUSING PROJECT PLAN INFORMATION
  • Topic A: Create a Project Plan Template
  • Topic B: Share Project Plan Elements with Other Plans
WORKING WITH MULTIPLE PROJECTS
  • Topic A: Share Resources
  • Topic B: Link Project Plans
Additional course details:

Nexus Humans Microsoft Project training program is a workshop that presents an invigorating mix of sessions, lessons, and masterclasses meticulously crafted to propel your learning expedition forward.

This immersive bootcamp-style experience boasts interactive lectures, hands-on labs, and collaborative hackathons, all strategically designed to fortify fundamental concepts.

Guided by seasoned coaches, each session offers priceless insights and practical skills crucial for honing your expertise. Whether you're stepping into the realm of professional skills or a seasoned professional, this comprehensive course ensures you're equipped with the knowledge and prowess necessary for success.

While we feel this is the best course for the Microsoft Project course and one of our Top 10 we encourage you to read the course outline to make sure it is the right content for you.

Additionally, private sessions, closed classes or dedicated events are available both live online and at our training centres in Dublin and London, as well as at your offices anywhere in the UK, Ireland or across EMEA.

Training Insurance Included!

When you organise training, we understand that there is a risk that some people may fall ill, become unavailable. To mitigate the risk we include training insurance for each delegate enrolled on our public schedule, they are welcome to sit on the same Public class within 6 months at no charge, if the case arises.

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