Get the essential skills needed to effectively use the powerful functionality of the Microsoft Project scheduling engine every day. You’ll learn how to build and manage project schedules in an interactive environment, quickly mastering the best practices that will optimize your use of Microsoft Project 2016. Coursework will begin with an overview of the Project interface, then we’ll dive into the steps required to build and execute a successful project schedule: project definition, task, resource and assignment planning, schedule planning, and more.
Through lecture, demonstrations, and hands-on exercises, you’ll learn techniques such as schedule structure, building the WBS, using milestones, and tracking progress. Real-world scenarios will solidify your understanding of different scheduling situations and how to handle them.
This course is specifically designed to instruct you on the use of the technology, as well as best-practice schedule development. The course is also a great way to jump-start your skills when they have ceased to progress.
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Learn only what you need: We can customize this course for your particular Microsoft Project organization’s usage. Students will gain the proficiency in the tool as it is most relevant to your operations. You’ll achieve operational efficiency and a better ROI with a thorough understanding of using Microsoft Project for scheduling, time, and task management, resource allocation, and planning. Contact Us for more information
This course is designed for project managers, program managers, team leads, and any other individuals that want to learn how to create, manage, and execute project schedules using Microsoft Project.
Project Management Institute
Integent LLC is a Global Registered education provider with the Project Management Institute, and this course provides 7 PDUs
- See the new features in Project 2016
- Take a guided tour
- Start a new plan
- Build a task list
- Set up resources
- Assign resources to tasks
- Format and share your plan
- Track progress: Basic Techniques
- Miscellanous Topics
- Training Manual
- Exercise file downloads
- 7 Lessons & 38 Topics
- Video Instruction
- Written Exercises
- Best-practice tips
- Download & Install MS Project 2016
- Access to our “Ask” mail support Q & A
- Setting up and using resources
- Assigning resources to tasks
- Working with and navigating views
- Tracking a plan as scheduled
- Working with calendars
- Entering task progress
- Linking Tasks to create dependencies
- Entering Milestones
- Entering the Work Breakdown Structure