Microsoft Project: How to Create Your Project Plan

Step by step creation of a project plan in Microsoft Project. Learn the practical usage of MS Project and SAVE MONEY!
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  • Lectures 41
  • Length 3 hours
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Published 3/2016 English

Course Description

Founded in 2012, Master of Project Academy taught 50,000+ IT & Business professionals in more than 170 countries around the world.

Now, Master of Project Academy's exclusive & premium courses are in Udemy!

Welcome to MICROSOFT PROJECT OFFICALLY APPRECIATED Training!

  • More than 5,000 students enrolled
  • Course Completion Certificate is provided.
  • Learn practical implications of MS Project
  • 4+ Hours of Comprehensive Content
  • Learn HOW TO SAVE THOUSANDS of DOLLARs in your projects

Note that, this course provides:

  • Lifetime access
  • 30 Days FULL REFUND of your money is guaranteed if you will not be satisfied of this course

By enrolling in this course, you will be able to:

  • Enroll in a MICROSOFT PROJECT APPRECIATED Training
  • Create your project plans in MS Project STEP-BY-STEP
  • Save THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS in your projects by fixing utilization problems
  • Learn how to create a project plan through a real-world project example
  • Get prompt answers & support from the instructor within 24 hours!
  • Learn what you should have before creating your project plan in MS Project
  • Test yourself with quizzes at the end of the sections
  • Earn 4 PDUs if you are a PMP already

This course is for every professional who wants to use Microsoft Project. Microsoft Project has several features to discover. However, for creating a project plan, you do not need to know all these features. You will know the essentials and most tricky features of Microsoft Project!

THIS IS NOT A "This feature does this", "This function enables this" COURSE. YOU WILL LEARN STEP BY STEP CREATION OF A PROJECT PLAN THROUGH A REAL PROJECT EXAMPLE.

Course starts with what you should have prior to creating your project plan in Microsoft Project. Then customization of Microsoft Project for yourself is described in second section.

From third section onward, creation of a project plan is described step by step in an example scenario. Tasks are created, dependencies of tasks are defined, resources of a project are created, calendars and exceptions of resources are set and then tasks are assigned to resources step by step.

Do you have utilization problems and exceeding costs in your projects? Learn how to fix utilization problems with this course. With team planner view of Microsoft Project, fixing utilization problems are described in detail. With opted better alternatives, you can save money in your projects! Learn how to perform same activities within same duration, with better utilization and less money.

If you are a PMP already, you can submit 4 PDUs by taking this course in category B: Continuing Education.

What are the requirements?

  • You should have installed MS Project to practice what is told during the course

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Enroll in a MICROSOFT PROJECT APPRECIATED Training
  • Create your project plans in MS Project STEP-BY-STEP
  • Save THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS in your projects by fixing utilization problems
  • Learn how to create a project plan through a real-world project example
  • Get prompt answers & support from the instructor within 24 hours!
  • Learn what you should have before creating your project plan in MS Project
  • Test yourself with quizzes at the end of the sections
  • Earn 4 PDUs if you are a PMP already

What is the target audience?

  • Project Managers can take this course
  • MS Project users can take this course
  • Anyone who wants to learn MS Project can take this course

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
Introduction of the Course
Preview
03:48
Section 2: Before Creating Your Plan in Microsoft Project
What You Should Have Before Starting Creating Your Project Plan in MS Project
Preview
03:50
Section 3: Customize Settings of Microsoft Project for Yourself
General Settings
Preview
02:12
Display Settings
Preview
01:48
Schedule Settings
12:15
Proofing Settings
04:06
Save Settings
02:10
Language Settings
02:13
Advanced Settings
11:02
Customize Ribbon Settings
03:40
Quick Access Toolbar Settings
01:56
Add-Ins
01:16
Trust Center
04:13
Section 4: Set Your Project Start Date
Setting Project Start Date
03:07
Section 5: Adding Columns You Need
Adding New Columns
03:17
Section 6: Creation of Project Tasks
Create Task Groups/Phases
02:01
Creating Tasks
12:12
Defining Interdependencies of Tasks
07:02
Creating Milestones
05:59
Section 7: Creation of Resources
Creating Resources
11:53
Determining Public Holidays
02:17
Defining Public Holidays
02:54
Defining Resource Calendars
06:15
Section 8: Assigning Tasks to Resources
Assigning Analysis Tasks
08:03
Assigning Design Tasks
05:35
How to Fix Utilization Problem
02:36
Assigning Development Tasks
05:12
Assigning Testing Tasks
03:25
Assigning Bugfix Tasks
04:03
Section 9: Overview of Project Planning
Overview of Project Planning
01:30
Section 10: Opting for Better Alternatives-UTILIZE RESOURCES!
Calculation of Gaps Between Tasks of Resources
03:02
Utilization of Joe
03:39
Utilization of Nick
02:52
Utilization of Justin
02:38
Utilization of Lisa
04:52
Utilization of Richard
03:50
Summary and Savings After Utilization
04:07
Section 11: Finalizing Project Plan
Setting Baseline
04:24
Setting & Using Timeline
06:29
Section 12: Closure
Closure
03:54
Section 13: End of Course Quiz
End of Course Quiz
20 questions
Section 14: BONUS LECTURE: 50% OFF for ALL Master of Project Academy Courses
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Founded in 2012, Master of Project Academy delivered online courses to more than 50,000 participants and business professionals around the globe. Training portfolio of the Master of Project Academy includes IT and Business Management courses. Instructors of Master of Project Academy have several years of field experience and instructing experience together. This ensures to deliver premium and exclusive courses including theory and practice together.

Course portfolio of Master of Project Academy includes several courses in the following areas:

  • PMP – Project Management Professional
  • CAPM – Certified Associate in Project Management
  • ITIL Foundation
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  • Cisco Certifications

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