This course is designed to familiarize you with the advanced features and functions of Microsoft Project Professional 2013 so that you can use it effectively and efficiently in a real-world environment.
In Microsoft Project 2013 Level 1, you learned the basic features of Microsoft® Project Professional 2013 during the planning phase of a project. You gained the knowledge and skills to:
This class covers the advanced knowledge and skills a project manager needs to update a project plan in Project 2013 during the execution, monitoring, and controlling phases of a project. In other words, once your project plan is approved by the project sponsor, this course will enable you to manage the project so that it is completed on time, within budget, and according to scope.
Each lesson in this course is built around the executing, monitoring, and controlling tasks that can be accomplished using the advanced commands found on one of these Project 2013 tabs: PROJECT, TASK, VIEW, or REPORT. This will enable you to become a "power user" and leverage the full potential of the application.
You can also use this course to prepare for the Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) in Microsoft Office Project 2013 certification.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to engage in advanced management of a project plan using Microsoft Project 2013.
Students taking this course are responsible for managing projects in a work environment. This includes creating and maintaining project plans.
To ensure your success in this course, you should be able to create a new project plan, manage time in a project plan, manage tasks in a project plan, manage resources in a project plan, and share a project plan.You can obtain this level of skills and knowledge by taking the following course:
A general understanding of project management concepts is helpful, but is not required. To obtain this general understanding, you may choose to take the following course:
Project Management Fundamentals
Knowledge of other Microsoft Office 2013 applications would also be helpful, but is not required.