Basic Projects Course

INTRODUCTION

The Project basic course introduces the learner o the setup of a project. IT takes the through the essential steps of preparing a project calendar, capturing tasks and resources and assigning those resources to the tasks. This course covers all the actions that lead up to the saving of a baseline.

DURATION OF THIS BASIC PROJECTS COURSE

One full day.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND THIS COURSE?

This course is aimed at anyone who wishes to learn Microsoft Project.

The following people will find this course helpful:
 Anyone who have not worked with Project before
 Anyone who has worked a bit with Project but is not familiar with all its functions
 Project Managers
 Project Administrators
 Project Accountants
 Personal Assistants

COURSE DATES

We do not have workshops currently, but only provide on site training customized to your needs.

PRICING

The cost for on-site training is R10,000 per day. Maximum 15 delegates for computer training and 30 delegates for soft skills training. For individual course, see our elearning platform.

OUTLINE

Unit 1: Introduction to Project

Topic A: The Project Window Components

Topic B: Show or Hide the Entry bar

Topic C: Show or Hide Ribbons

Topic D: Navigating the Views in Project

Topic E: Access More Views

Unit 2: Using a different Table in the Gantt Chart

Topic A: Access More Tables

Topic B: Showing the Detail Form (Splitting the Window)

Topic C: Switch between Forms in the Split Window

Topic D: Help

Unit 3: Setting Up a New Project

Topic A: Create a New Project

Topic B: Update Project Properties

Topic C: Save a New Project

Topic D: Create a Copy of a Project

Topic E: Setting Up a Project Template

Topic F: Using the Project Templates

Topic G: Setting up the Standard Calendar

Unit 4: Creating the Work Breakdown Structure

Topic A: Capturing Tasks

Topic B: Changing the Scheduling method

Topic C: Selecting Tasks

Topic D: Edit Tasks

Topic E: Open the Task Information dialogue box

Topic F: Add Notes to Tasks

Topic G: Deleting Tasks

Topic H: Copy and Move tasks

Topic I: Adjusting the Task Order

Topic J: Insert a New Task

Topic K: Creating Summary Tasks

Unit 5: Task Duration and Relationships

Topic A: Duration Types

Topic B: Set Task Duration

Topic C: Setting a milestone task

Topic D: Task Dependency Types

Topic E: Link Tasks

Topic F: Edit Task Dependencies

Topic G: Lag and Lead Times

Topic H: Task Constraints

Topic I: Task Deadlines

Topic J: Recurring Tasks

Topic K: Split Tasks

Topic L: Create a Project Summary Task

Topic M: Setting Up a Task Calendar

Unit 6: Set up Resources

Topic A: Create Resources

Topic B: Types or Resources

Topic C: Open the Resource Information Dialogue Box

Topic D: Edit Resources

Topic E: Deleting Resources

Topic F: Copy and Move resources

Topic G: Adjusting the Resource Order

Topic H: Add a New Resource

Unit 7: Resource Assignment

Topic A: Task Types

Topic B: Effort Driven Tasks

Topic C: Assign Resources

Topic D: Adjust Resource Assignments

Topic E: Remove Assigned Resources

Topic F: Level Resources

Topic G: Create a Resource Calendar

Unit 8: The Baseline and Critical Path

Topic A: Save the Baseline

Topic B: Clear the Baseline

Topic C: View the Critical Path and Baseline

Unit 9: Planning Reports

Topic A: View Reports

Topic B: Print Reports

Topic C: Planning Report Content Summary

Unit 10: Printing

Topic A: Print Preview

Topic B: Page Setup

Topic C: Printing

 

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Basic Projects Course

Address:

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