Microsoft Project Fundamental Skills
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Microsoft Project Fundamental Skills

Learn how to get the most from Microsoft Project with expert tutor, Richard Walters.
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Created by NILC Training
Last updated 7/2017
English
Price: $30
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Includes:
  • 2 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Set and control automated and manually scheduled tasks.
  • Link tasks for automated and manual tasks for business needs.
  • Modify links to real world and business need requirements.
  • Set and modify constraints within Microsoft Project.
  • Manage resources using Microsoft Project (including allocation of resources and resource cost control).
  • Manage and assign resource calendars using Microsoft Project.
  • Display the critical path and be aware of the importance of the critical path to Microsoft Project.
  • Display slack time within Microsoft Project.
  • Baseline a project using Microsoft Project and interpret any variances from the project baseline.
  • Display and interpret progress lines using Microsoft Project, to show percentage completion within tasks.
  • Print in Microsoft Project and add notes to Microsoft Project printouts.
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Requirements
  • We highly recommend learners complete the Step-by-Step Approach To Using Microsoft Project course before completing this course.
  • A basic familiarity with Windows and Microsoft Office is useful, but not essential. This course has no other prerequisites other than a desire to learn and start using Microsoft Project.
Description

Are you looking to build your skills in using Microsoft Project? 

Microsoft Project is fast becoming the must have project management tool of choice. This course is designed to teach you the necessary skills every Microsoft Project user should be familiar with. Even if you have never used Microsoft Project before, by taking our series of Microsoft Project courses (also available on Udemy), you will be confident in using this software application throughout your day-to-day duties. 

In this course we will cover Task Management, Constraints, Resources, Calendar Management, Managing A Project and Print Settings. Most lectures are 7 - 14 minutes long, with no lecture being over 20 minutes in length. Your trainer for this course, Richard Walters, is a Microsoft Certified Trainer who has been training Microsoft Project for the past 9 years throughout the UK.

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Microsoft Project Fundamental Skills Outline

  • Creating and Controlling Automated and Manual Scheduled Tasks
  • Linking Tasks
  • Modifying Links to Business Requirements
  • Managing Constraints
  • Managing Resources and Resource Costs
  • Managing Resource Calendars
  • Managing and Updating the Standard Calendar
  • Displaying and Analyzing the Critical Path
  • Assigning Task Percentage Completion
  • Displaying and Interpreting a Project Baseline
  • Displaying Progress Lines Against Project Percentage Completion
  • Printing Setup and Printing Notes


Who is the target audience?
  • Professionals looking to control business processes.
  • Bid / Tender writers.
  • Financial controllers.
  • Project managers and project professionals.
  • Anyone who needs to control a process of information.
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Curriculum For This Course
12 Lectures
01:54:23
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Task Management
3 Lectures 31:46

Linking Tasks
11:10

Modifying Links to Business Requirements
07:33
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Constraints
1 Lecture 08:05
Managing Constraints
08:05
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Resources
1 Lecture 15:06
Managing Resources and Resource Costs
15:06
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Calendar Management
2 Lectures 21:16
Managing Resource Calendars
10:48

Managing and Updating the Standard Calendar
10:28
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Managing a Project
4 Lectures 32:08
Displaying and Analyzing The Critical Path
07:45

Assigning Task Percentage Completion
06:39

Displaying and Interpreting a Project Baseline
09:55

Displaying Progress Lines Against Project Percentage Completion
07:49
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Print and Print Settings
1 Lecture 06:02
Printing Setup and Printing Notes
06:02
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