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55205 - Mastering Microsoft Project 2016

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  • Private class for your team
  • Online or on-location
  • Fully customizable course material
  • Onsite testing available

Training for Individuals

$1850

  • Live, Instructor-led training
  • Expert instructors
  • Hands-on instruction

Course Overview

The course begins with the basic concepts and leads students through all the functions they’ll need to plan and manage a small to medium-size project, including how to level resources and capture both cost and schedule progress.

Course Length: 3 Days

Audience: Users who need to integrate Project Management with Microsoft Project

Prerequisites: None

What You're Going To Learn

  • Understand the discipline of project management as it applies to using Microsoft Project 2016
  • Create a work breakdown structure
  • Identify task types & relationships
  • Define resources within Project
  • Make work package estimates
  • Create an initial schedule
  • Create a resource leveled schedule
  • Create projects from templates and excel files
  • Create global templates
  • Create formulas and graphical indicators
  • The steps to record a macro
  • Format output and print reports
  • Integrate multiple projects
  • Set up a project with a calendar, start date, and scheduling method
  • Understand manually schedule vs. auto schedule
  • Manage multiple projects
  • Be able to create a master project list with shared resources

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Course Outline

Lesson 1: Introduction to Microsoft Project

  • Describe how Project relates to the discipline of Project management.
  • Learn what the new features are in Project 2016.
  • Navigate to the primary views available using the Ribbon.
  • Choose Views that display task, resource, or assignment information.
  • Select table within views to change the information that is available to see and edit.
  • Relate the features of Project to the 5 steps for building a plan in Project.
  • Lab 1: Introduction to Mastering Microsoft Project

Lesson 2: A Quick and Easy Overview of Managing with Project

  • Create a new project and prepare it for data entry.
  • Enter project tasks.
  • Sequence the tasks.
  • Define resources.
  • Estimate Task duration and assign resources.
  • Baseline the project.
  • Track project progress.
  • Lab 1: Creating a Basic Project with a template
  • Lab 2: Creating a Basic Project

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Certificate of Completion

Receive a certification of completion at the end of every course.

Up to Date Curriculum

Each course comes with a helpful and up to date ebook which will contain instruction and practice excercises.

Time Saving Tips N Tricks

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