Microsoft Project 2007 Essentials Training Course

Microsoft Project 2007 Essentials Training Course


Event outline

Course Overview

Project is a sophisticated project management software program that can help project managers with planning, assigning resources, tracking progress, managing budgets and analysing workloads for projects.

Learning Outcomes

  • Open and close Project
  • Understand the Interface
  • Create a blank project
  • Create a project from a template
  • Open and close project files
  • Add tasks to a project
  • Set constraints on tasks
  • Understand key terms
  • View task information
  • Sort and filter tasks
  • Understand Task Indicators
  • Split tasks
  • Link and unlink tasks
  • Create summary and sub tasks
  • Create recurring tasks
  • Understand resources
  • Add and view resource information
  • Assign resources to tasks
  • Level resources
  • Understand different task and resource views, including the Team Planner
  • Use the Tools tabs and format the Timescale
  • Create a baseline
  • Update tasks and update the project
  • Understand the Project Status date
  • View the critical path
  • Use change highlighting
  • Create basic and visual reports
  • Compare projects
  • Duration: 1 day course
  • Inclusions:
  • Top Trainer
  • Top Trainer Certificate
  • Certificate  Android Tablet
  • Paper, Takeaway Tablet or BYOD
  • Tailored Training
  • Tailored Training Reinforcement
  • Reinforcement Lunch & Refreshments
  • Lunch &
  • Refreshments

Course Outline

Lesson 1
Getting Started

  • Workshop Objectives

Lesson 2
Opening and Closing Project

  • Opening Project
  • Understanding the Interface
  • Creating a Blank Project
  • Creating a Project from a Template
  • Opening and Closing Files
  • Closing Project

Lesson 3
Your First Project

  • Creating a Basic Project
  • Adding Tasks to Your Project
  • Setting Constraints on Tasks

Lesson 4
Adding Tasks

  • Understanding Key Terms
  • Viewing Task Information
  • Sorting and Filtering Tasks
  • Understanding Task Indicators
  • Sorting and Filtering Tasks
  • Understanding Task Indicators

Lesson 5
Advanced Task Operations

  • Splitting Tasks
  • Linking and Unlinking Tasks
  • Creating Summary and Sub Tasks
  • Creating Recurring Tasks

Lesson 6
Adding Resources

  • Understanding Resources
  • Adding Resources
  • Viewing Resource Information
  • Assigning Resources to Tasks
  • Leveling Resources

Lesson 7
Other Ways to View Project Information

  • The Team Planner
  • Important Task Views
  • Important Resource Views
  • Using the Tools Tabs
  • Formatting the Timescale

Lesson 8
Managing Your Project Status

  • Creating a Baseline
  • Updating Tasks
  • Updating the Project
  • About the Project Status Date

Lesson 9
Updating and Tracking Your Progress

  • Viewing the Critical Path
  • Using Change Highlighting
  • Using the Task Inspector Pane

Lesson 10
Creating Reports

  • Creating Basic Reports
  • Creating a Visual Report
  • Comparing Projects

Lesson 11
Adding the Finishing Touches

  • Checking Your Spelling
  • Using the Page Setup Dialog
  • Printing a Project
  • E-mailing a Project
  • E-Mailing Your Notes
  • Printing Your Notes
  • Creating a PDF

Lesson 12
Wrapping Up

  • Words from the Wise

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Provider information

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