Learn Project Management with Basecamp
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Learn Project Management with Basecamp

Enroll today & use your Project Management skills tomorrow to manage any project and deliver it on-time & successfully!
3.8 (18 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
563 students enrolled
Created by Charlie Craine
Last updated 9/2014
English [Auto-generated]
Current price: $27.99 Original price: $39.99 Discount: 30% off
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This course includes
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 1 downloadable resource
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Teach you how to become a skilled project manager
  • 30+ lectures and more to come as requested about becoming a project management pro!
  • Basecamp (free to try for 60 days)
  • Only an internet connected computer - there's nothing extra to pay out at this time

Become a Project Management Ninja. You can go from managing projects in your email to managing them in Basecamp-used by companies like NIKE, FOX, ADIDAS, TWITTER and more to manage their projects.

You will be SURPRISED how easy it is to manage your project from beginning to end and deliver it on-time and successfully.

I will guide you through utilizing Basecamp online project management software to get better organized and deliver projects with success that will impress everyone involved! Impress your boss, team and/or clients!

This course is 100% video based tutorial so you that you can see in real time how to add people, create a project and project manage from scratch. Included is a "5 Steps for Successful Project Management" PDF so that you can keep that with you as a way to kickoff every project.

You've always wanted to learn how to successfully manage a project. Now you can. Start becoming a successful Project Manager TODAY!

Some of the things you'll be learning here are:

  • 5 Steps to Successful Project Management
  • Adding People to Basecamp
  • Creating Projects in Basecamp
  • Managing your Project Calendar

ENROLL today and become a Project Managing Ninja tomorrow. My goal is to help everyone involved so feel free to leave my questions. My goal is for those who enroll to give feedback, ask questions and get advice on becoming an expert PM!

Sign up today -- this course will only be $29 for a limited time. I will be increasing the price by February 1.

Who this course is for:
  • Anyone who needs to manage a project or team
  • People from any country
  • Anyone who wants to learn a new skill that can increase your value to your company or clients
Course content
Expand all 31 lectures 01:11:35
+ PEOPLE: Setting up People on Basecamp
5 lectures 07:21

Learn how to add and removing people in Basecamp. This is the foundation for starting project management.

Preview 01:33

Learn how to invite people and retrieve lost passwords.

Preview 00:43

Setting permissions for users and what they can see.

Preview 01:27

Setting up groups and how to include and exclude clients.

Preview 02:48

Stay up to date with activity feeds.

ACTIVITIES: Keep track of everything
+ PROJECTS: Building and Managing Projects
9 lectures 32:30

Get the basics of Basecamp projects.


The how and why for setting up templates within Basecamp.

TEMPLATES: Learn how to be quick and efficient with new Projects

You're here to learn how to get organized right? This lesson is the meat and potatoes.

GETTING ORGANIZED: Stay on top of everything within your Project

Stay up to date with what has or hasn't been done today.

TODAY: Find out What is Happening!

Learn how to manage discussions and why on Basecamp.

DISCUSSIONS: Communication is critical for good Project Management

For good project managment you need to setup tasks and assign them. This is where you'll learn how to do that.

IMPORTANT! You've got tasks to complete assign who and when!

You can share files and other resources on Basecamp. It's a bit like DropBox but for your project.

Keep all your Files in One Place

Create and share regular text documents right with Basecamp as well as Google Drive Documents.

Make Project Documents easy to manage

Just like it says--bringing all the Project pieces together.

Bringing it all Together
+ CALENDAR: Keeping up-to-date
4 lectures 03:49

We will take a quick look around at the calendar.

An Introduction to the Calendar

You can share your calendar so that you can stay organized inside and outside of Basecamp.

SHARING: Keep your dates organized

Stay up-to-date with Basecamp email notifications.


Sync it all together.

Getting Synced
+ TIPS: Learning the ins and outs of Basecamp
3 lectures 04:26

If you are the admin of Basecamp you'll want to know your way around all the features associated with your account.

IT'S All about You (Your Page)

You can use your phone or tablet--but also setup your phone for a second layer of protection for your Basecamp account.

Mobile and Security

A quick overview of third-party applications for Basecamp.

Apps and Third Party applications
2 lectures 03:20

Learn how to change your account settings and setup billing.

Account Settings and Billing

Learn how to upgrade your account.

1 lecture 00:38

You made it to the end. Now you can get up and running and impress everyone with your new project management skills.

Thank you!
+ BONUS: 5 Steps to Successful Project Management
4 lectures 12:19

Download the PDF "5 Steps for Successful Project Management" and I will walk you through how to make it work on Basecamp!

HANDOUT: 5 Steps to Successful Project Management
3 pages
Step One and Two

Step Three in the "5 Steps for Successful Project Management".

Step Three
Step Four and Five