Microsoft Project Introduction

This Microsoft Project 2016 Live Online course is ideal for project managers, coordinators or team members who need to track projects electronically.

1 day course
5.00  (1 reviews)
What you will learn:
  • Create tasks and manage task durations
  • Create relationships between tasks, set constraints and deadlines and identify tasks on the critical path
  • Understand the basics of resourcing
  • Track a project that is underway
What you'll get:
Courseware and Handouts
Live Recorded Session copy
Capped class sizes
Post Course Support
Course prerequisites:

Participants will need to be familiar with the Windows Operating System and be able to open, close and save files. Experience using Microsoft Excel is an advantage.

Participants must have installed and have access to Microsoft Project 2016 software on their computer to use during the session.

Before Session:

We require a working computer with a microphone and speaker installed, and an up-to-date web browser for this training. For the best experience we recommend downloading the latest Google Chrome browser.

It is also recommended that you have a second screen attached to your computer.  This will allow you to watch the online training session and complete the course activities at the same time.

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Topics covered in this training course:
  • Navigate around the Gantt Chart view
  • Create a new project
  • Set start / finish dates
  • Define time
  • Adjust working time in a calendar
  • Ass public holidays and new calendars
  • Import task information
  • Create summary tasks
  • Insert tasks
  • Add task notes
  • task durations
  • Create milestones
  • Create task relationships/links
  • Enter lag and lead time
  • Understand project slack
  • View the critical path
  • Add constraints and deadlines
  • Assign a different calendar to a task
  • Print the Gantt chart
  • Save for PDF
  • Create a resource pool
  • Assign resources to tasks
  • Fix overallocated resources
  • Create and set a baseline
  • View the baseline in the tracking Gantt
  • Track actual changes in the Tracking table
  • Add a variation
  • Progress lines
  • View a timeline
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“Ann has been great in MS Project introduction. She's been very helpful in addressing my questions and in particular showed me the best way to setup my current project. Thanks again Ann, I'll be recommending your organisation to my colleagues.”
Kirill, Aug 2020