Microsoft Project 2016 Level 1

1 Day

Description

This course is designed to familiarize you with the basic features and functions of Microsoft Project Professional 2016 so you can use it effectively and efficiently in a real-world environment.

This course covers the critical knowledge and skills a project manager needs to create a project plan with Project 2016 during the planning phase of a project. In other words, if your supervisor assigns you to lead a project, this course will enable you to draft a project plan with Project 2016 and share it with your supervisor (and others) for review and approval.

Course Objectives:

In this course, you will learn to create and engage in basic management of a project using Microsoft Project Professional 2016.

You will:

  • Identify project management concepts and navigate the Project 2016 environment.
  • Create and define a new project plan.
  • Create and organize tasks.
  • Manage resources in a project plan.
  • Finalize a project plan.

Target Student:

This course is designed for a person with an understanding of project management concepts and who is responsible for creating and maintaining project plans. The course will give the student a fundamental understanding of Microsoft Project 2016 necessary to create and save project plans.

Upcoming Classes

Classroom Live
November 23, 2017

Eagan-KTCS, MN
$250.00
1 Day    9:00am - 5:00pm
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Private Training Available
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Course Overview

  • Lesson 1: Getting Started with Microsoft Project
    • Topic A: Identify Project Management Concepts
    • Topic B: Navigate the Microsoft Project 2016 Environment
  • Lesson 2: Defining a Project
    • Topic A: Create a New Project Plan
    • Topic B: Define a Project
    • Topic C: Assign a Project Calendar
  • Lesson 3: Creating and Organizing Tasks
    • Topic A: Add Tasks to a Project Plan
    • Topic B: Import Tasks From Other Programs
    • Topic C: Create a Work Breakdown Structure
    • Topic D: Define Task Relationships
    • Topic E: Schedule Tasks
  • Lesson 4: Managing Project Plan Resources
    • Topic A: Add Resources to a Project Plan
    • Topic B: Create a Resource Calendar
    • Topic C: Enter Costs for Resources
    • Topic D: Assign Resources to Tasks
    • Topic E: Resolve Resource Conflicts
  • Lesson 5: Finalizing a Project Plan
    • Topic A: Optimize a Project Plan
    • Topic B: Set a Baseline
    • Topic C: Share a Project Plan

Upcoming Classes

Classroom Live
November 23, 2017

Eagan-KTCS, MN
$250.00
1 Day    9:00am - 5:00pm
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Private Training Available
No date scheduled, don’t see a date that works for you or looking for a private training event, please call 651-905-3729 or submit a request for further information here.
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Prerequisites

  • To ensure your success in this course, you should have basic project management knowledge and skills.
  • You should also have basic knowledge and skills for using any current Windows® operating system—preferably Windows 10.

Upcoming Classes

Classroom Live
November 23, 2017

Eagan-KTCS, MN
$250.00
1 Day    9:00am - 5:00pm
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Private Training Available
No date scheduled, don’t see a date that works for you or looking for a private training event, please call 651-905-3729 or submit a request for further information here.
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Upcoming Classes

Classroom Live
November 23, 2017

Eagan-KTCS, MN
$250.00
1 Day    9:00am - 5:00pm
view class details and enroll
Private Training Available
No date scheduled, don’t see a date that works for you or looking for a private training event, please call 651-905-3729 or submit a request for further information here.
request a private session or new date