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Project introduction Training Courses, Project Introduction Training Courses

Project Course Overview

Our Project introduction training courses provides a comprehensive introduction to the essential functions and features of Microsoft Project.

You will learn the basic theories of Project Management, how to plan and schedule projects, assigning resources, costs and timescales and how to update and track all three during the duration of the project.

Delegates will leave feeling confident about creating professional worksheets with the software and be able to navigate the interface intuitively and enhance productively.

Project introduction Training Courses, Project Introduction Training Courses

Project Introduction Five Key Topics

Creating new Project Plan
Working with Project Calendars
Entering Project Tasks
Creating Task Relationships
Showing the Project Critical Path

Project introduction Training Courses, Project Introduction Training Courses

Course Details

Course Duration: 1 day
Course Availability: Monday – Saturday
Course Types: Group booking, 1-2-1 sessions, Bespoke & Public Courses
Course Availability: Monday – Saturday

Project introduction Training Courses, Project Introduction Training Courses

Project Introduction Course Details

Course Location: Our Microsoft Project Introduction training courses can be delivered either at our London training venue or at your offices.

Tailored Course Content: Course content can be customised to meet your specific requirements, with scheduled dates to suit you.

Tailored Courses: We offer a free consultant service to help tailor your course to meet your requirements.

Rate: £225 + VAT

Next Public Course: 21st September 2020

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Comfortable & modern facilities
Unlimited access to out online trining manuals
Complimentary lunch
Courses delivered by Certified Trainers
Microsoft & CPD courses available

At Course Completion

Project Introduction Training Course – Outline

  • Understanding Project Terminology
  • Opening and closing Project plans
  • Tell ME
  • Modifying the Project Calendar
  • Creating Project Plans
  • Entering Tasks
  • User Controlled Scheduling
  • Task Durations
  • Linking Tasks
  • Task Inspector
  • Understanding resource over-allocations
  • Setting the Project Baseline
  • The Tracking Toolbar
  • Tracking
  • Introduction to Microsoft project
  • Project terminology
  • What is the Critical path
  • Uses of baselines
  • Open / Closing a Project plan
  • Navigating the Project window
  • Working with the Ribbon
  • Backstage view
  • Tell me
  • Zoom Slider
  • Set the project start date
  • Working with the project’s calendar (s)
  • Difference between individual and the project calendar(s)
  • Entering Non-working time
  • Project properties
  • Saving a project
  • Understanding & specifying the task mode (manually scheduled or auto-scheduled)
  • Adding auto-scheduled / manual tasks
  • Entering task durations
  • Visual Highlight
  • Adding milestones
  • Reordering tasks
  • Inserting & deleting tasks
  • Reordering tasks
  • Creating Summary Tasks (outlining & WBS)
  • Adding outline numbers & Project summary task
  • Task priorities
  • Task notes
  • Inactive tasks
  • Understanding the types of links (relationships) between tasks
  • Linking Tasks
  • Modifying task relationships
  • Entering lead & lag times
  • Split tasks
  • Difference between deadlines and constraints
  • Set a deadline
  • Discuss types of constraints
  • Set a constraint
  • Introducing the types of resources
  • Adding resources
  • Modifying the resource types
  • Assigning resources to tasks
  • Resource over-allocations
  • Viewing resource assignments and finding over-allocations
  • Task inspector
  • Resource leveling
  • Viewing the project critical path
  • Introduction to the Team planner
  • When to set a baseline

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