Basic of Microsoft Project

A basic microsoft project tutorial covering basic features, gantt chart, calendar, resource, task, baseline, plan etc.
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2,529 students
58min of on-demand video
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Create Gantt charts
Utilize calendars and timelines in MS Project
Consolidating multiple projects
How to work with costs, deadlines, and overcome scheduling issues
Learn to effectively split projects into sub-projects.
Importing and exporting of project data
Interim plans and baselines
Resource allocation
Learn critical paths
Effective use of budgets
Identify Critical Paths
Specify task dependencies
Keep track of resource assignments


  • Basic proficiency with Windows user interface
  • Some familiarity with MS Office will make things even easier - but not absolutely required
  • Basic concepts of project management - Initiation, Planning, Execution, Monitor & Control, and Closure of projects.
  • Microsoft Project Trial version can be used - if you don't already have this (search on Microsoft's Office site, registration required)


A specially designed Microsoft Project Online Course allowing you to join from anywhere.

Microsoft Project is a software product that can be used in project management to assist the organization of the project. The program allows users to use a specific set of tools to understand and monitor project schedules and budgets, present project data, and organize resources and workforce.

This Microsoft Project course will teach you the skills to manage and maintain control of multiple projects more efficiently for your organization. You will learn to use its flexible and intuitive tools and solutions to help create the project plan, track progress, adjust resources and create dynamic reports. Make your project more visible, for others to see the status of a project and boost collaboration.

Why Train With Officeintro?

It’s no secret that training is an important investment for any organization. To keep you competitive we provide proactive training. This way your team is educated on the newest version of the application utilizing best practices. With MS Project training by Officeintro, your team is given the tools they need to succeed.

MS Project Training, Why it is Important:

Microsoft Project is a complex scheduling tool with many features and functions. In addition, the product is the standard for project scheduling in the project management industry. For example, the software enables project managers to build, manage and track project schedules from the simple, to highly complex.

On the other hand, learning how to use the MS Project scheduling software is not always easy. Fortunately, it does not have to be this way. Once you learn a handful of techniques with MS Project, you will begin to feel more confident using it. Consequently, after continued use, it will become less complex and your confidence will increase.


Some of the benefits of this course are:

Benefit 1: Become efficient in managing lists of tasks in Project.

Benefit 2: Fine-tune your project plans with custom project calendars.

Benefit 3: Speed up your scheduling by using task relationships and dependencies.

Benefit 4: Get to understand recurring tasks in MS Project

Benefit 5: Control your schedule by task constraints and task deadlines.


  • World’s most popular project management software – globally utilized

  • Developed by Microsoft – a world-class leader in software

  • Can be used within any organization, for any Project Management

  • Use Earned Value Analysis and other advanced features

  • Amalgamate Microsoft Project skills with other Office programs

You will Learn How To:

  • Leverage Microsoft Project to plan your project

  • Manage project schedules and resources

  • Create reports and dashboards to effectively share project data

  • Track progress and monitor variances between targets and actuals

Who this course is for:

  • Project Management Office Staff
  • Project Managers / Senior Managers interested in planning, scheduling, tracking, reporting
  • In a nutshell, anyone who manages projects find MS project a friend
  • New Project Managers with no experience of any tools
  • Self taught users of Microsoft Project - who only used it only for basics - like creating a schedule
  • Solid foundation for people new to Microsoft Project
  • Project managers who want to quickly grasp MS Project
  • PMP candidates seeking Professional Development Units (PDUs)
  • Quality staff members
  • Engineering Process Group members


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