Microsoft Project


Microsoft Project Scheduling

 

The beginner course on Day One introduces the principles behind the planning and resourcing of projects and enables delegates to build and resource a simple project in the software. These are developed further on Day Two (Intermediate).

The courses will specifically comprise:

Beginner (Day One)

• Introduction to planning. The network and Gantt Chart.

• Setting up the software properly to align with the needs of your projects.

• Creating and customising a simple plan in Microsoft Project that matches a manual plan created earlier.

• The Work Breakdown Structure (WBS).

• Creating a more complex plan in Microsoft Project with a WBS.

• Introducing resources into the Microsoft Project plan.

• Inputting and presenting costs.

• Customising the plan. Hints and tips when printing.

Intermediate (Day Two)

• More complex links.

• Resource management in a little more detail with calendars.

• Setting up the baseline.

• Tracking of the project during implementation. Variance analysis.

• Reports and customised reports using filters, tables and views.

• Red Amber Green (RAG) reporting.

• How to put all this knowledge into a template plan.

Advanced

If you have experience in using Microsoft Project and have specific training needs in more advanced use of the software especially in more complex tracking and reporting, please contact [email protected] to discuss your requirements.

This course is intended for those who need to understand project scheduling in much more detail. This includes professionals, engineers and a broad range of applications where project planning and task scheduling can be crucial to improving efficiency and organisational performance.
• Course notes are supplied

• Coffee and biscuits are always available

• It is recommended that you bring your own laptop if you have the software as you will be able to save the work to your own machine. Machines are supplied if you don’t have your own machine

• This course does not enable a study visa for oversea applicants

• If you have any additional questions, please contact us at: [email protected]

We run courses in Halifax, Huddersfield and Leeds. For currently open courses please see ‘Book Now’ tab.
£425 plus VAT (including exam)

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