Master Microsoft Project 2013 & 2016 for Beginners
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Everything you need to know to fully understand MS Project 2013 & 2016. 19 hours of helpful professional training.
4.3 (86 ratings)
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1,318 students enrolled
Created by Simon Sez IT
Last updated 6/2017
English
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Includes:
  • 19 hours on-demand video
  • 7 Articles
  • 3 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Practice what you learned with included exercise files
  • Learn valuable new skills for complex projects at work
  • Discover how to work with costs, deadlines, and overcome scheduling issues
  • Learn critical paths
  • Setting up tasks and tracing their paths
  • Discover how to use subtasks, dependencies, deadlines, and resources
  • How to format a Gantt chart
  • Interim plans and baselines
  • Safeguards and restrictions
  • How to measure a project against a baseline project
  • How to save your project as a template for future projects
  • Assign resources to a task
  • Learn how to use Microsoft Project on a touch device
  • Utilize calendars and timelines in MS Project 2013 & 2016
  • How to use Leveling
  • Discover the importance of resource allocation
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Requirements
  • Microsoft Project 2013 or 2016
Description

Quickly Learn How to Master Microsoft Project 2013 and 2016 – Beginner

Become Proficient with MS Project and it's Powerful Project Management Tools Using These Training Classes

  • Includes 19 hours of MS Project training
  • Great for new and experienced project managers
  • Learn valuable new skills for complex projects
  • Discover how to work with costs, deadlines, and overcome scheduling issues
  • Learn how to use subtasks, dependencies, deadlines, and resources
  • Unlock the potential of your project by creating and sharing critical reports with tables, charts, and pivots
  • Master budgeting to keep your projects on or under budget
  • Practice what you learned with included exercise files

Effortlessly Bring Project Together

If you're new to Microsoft Project, or upgrading from older versions, then you should take this class, and master all of its frequently used features. One benefit to taking this comprehensive
course and using MS Project is that it will be a huge time saver.

How, you ask? MS Project saves you time by offering an intuitive graphical user interface. When you think of what Project is good at, you probably first think of tracking: resources, tasks, costs, deadlines and all kinds of information and data. You can use these easy-to-understand classes to reach the next level of project management.

Contents and Overview

Microsoft Project 2016 For Beginners: Master the Essentials

This course starts right at the very beginning. It doesn't assume you know anything about Microsoft Project. Beginners will feel right at home.

The first video lesson introduces you to the software. You learn how to get your own copy of Project 2016, what's new in version 2016, and the structure of this course.

The 2nd chapter takes on the basics you need to start using Project 2016. It first discusses the Help section where you can get answers and tutorials for any question that comes up. This chapter also discusses creating a Workspace, using Toolbars, using Ribbons, and the Status Bar.

Next comes using Touch, Task basics, and Project Options. By now students are becoming proficient with Project 2016. The chapters that follow lead learners through all the various aspects of managing a project.

These more advanced topics carry the student through Tracking Costs, Tracking the Project, Budgeting, and Reporting.

Each topic is explained with its own professional video that shows you in detail how to properly use the function. Nine hours of enlightening video gives you in-depth understanding of each topic.

There are 63 individual lessons included. Students will complete the course with an excellent mastery of Microsoft Project 2016, one of the world's most popular software applications.

Microsoft Project 2013 Beginners/Intermediate Training

This course is designed for those who are new to Microsoft Project 2013, as well as those who are upgrading to 2013 from previous versions of the software. Knowledge of Microsoft Project is a great tool for anyone whose job involves managing many people and resources. The only requirement is access to the Microsoft Project 2013 program.

Over the course of sixty-three lectures, downloadable transcripts and MP3s, and more than thirteen hours of content, this Simon Sez IT tutorial will guide you through the fundamentals of Microsoft Project, beginning with the basics, and marking your progress with an online quiz. Content will cover: designing custom projects, using templates, learning to trace task paths, exporting your work to other Microsoft programs, uploading to the cloud, accessing the ribbon and other toolbars, managing tasks, allocating resources, defining deadlines, managing calendars, and much more.

Upon completion of this course, you will possess all the tools you need to use Microsoft Project 2013 to organize, access, and deliver your projects on time.

** Updated July 2017: English close captions added

** Updated June 2017. Course transcripts now available.

Who is the target audience?
  • Users new to Microsoft Project 2013 or 2016 and those upgrading from previous software versions
  • Anyone new to the project management role
  • New project managers
  • Anyone who wants to learn project management and Microsoft Project
Compare to Other Microsoft Project Courses
Curriculum For This Course
126 Lectures
19:04:56
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Project 2016: Course Introduction
7 Lectures 21:04

Essential Information for a Successful Training Experience
01:52

Course exercise files
00:25

Course demo files
00:25

Downloadable Course Transcripts
00:20



Section 1 Quiz
1 question
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Project 2016: Workspace, The Ribbon and Help
5 Lectures 46:52

Online Help
08:15

Ribbon and Toolbars
13:05

Status Bar
04:20

Keyboard Shortcuts and Tips
06:02

Section 2 Quiz
3 questions
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Project 2016: Using Touch
1 Lecture 08:51
Overview of Principles
08:51

Section 3 Quiz
1 question
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Project 2016: Project Options
1 Lecture 15:34
Overview of Project Options
15:34

Section 4 - Quiz
1 question
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Project 2016: Task Basics
4 Lectures 28:24

Opening and Closing Projects
08:08

Exercise 1
01:05

Task Properties
08:54

Section 5 Quiz
4 questions
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Project 2016: Subtasks
2 Lectures 15:07
Subtasks
14:00

Exercise 2
01:07

Section 6 Quiz
1 question
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Project 2016: Dependencies, Deadlines and Milestones
4 Lectures 51:24


Setting Milestones
08:29

Exercise 3
12:03

Section 7 Quiz
3 questions
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Project 2016: Resources
8 Lectures 01:26:43
Course review
00:43

Filling Up the Resource Sheet
13:52

Resource Assignment Basics
10:24

Adding Resources to Tasks
10:33

The Basics of Scheduling
15:12

Resource Leveling Basics
15:00

Leveling Options
17:10

Exercise 4
03:49

Section 8 Quiz
6 questions
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Project 2016: Views and Timelines
3 Lectures 35:00
Views - Part 1
13:47

Views - Part 2
11:06

Timelines
10:07

Section 9 Quiz
3 questions
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Project 2016: Costs
4 Lectures 33:19
Setting Cost for Tasks
07:47

Exercise 5
01:50

Adding Cost Resources
15:57

Setting Up Budget Cost
07:45

Section 10 - Quiz
2 questions
48 More Sections
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