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In this course, you will create and manage a project schedule using Microsoft Project 2010.

Course Outline

You will create and manage a project schedule using Microsoft® Project 2010.

Target Student

This course is designed for a person who has an understanding of project management concepts, who is responsible for creating and modifying project plans, and who needs a tool to manage those project plans.

Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
  • identify the basic features and components of the Microsoft Project environment.
  • create a new project plan file and enter project information.
  • manage tasks by organizing tasks and setting task relationships.
  • manage resources for a project.
  • finalize a project plan.
Course Content

Lesson 1: Getting Started with Microsoft Project
  • Topic 1A: Explore the Microsoft Project 2010 Environment
  • Topic 1B: Display an Existing Project Plan in Different Views
Lesson 2: Creating a Project Plan
  • Topic 2A: Create a Project Plan
  • Topic 2B: Assign a Project Calendar
  • Topic 2C: Add Tasks to a Project Plan
  • Topic 2D: Enter the Task Duration Estimates
  • Topic 2E: Add Resources to a Project Plan
Lesson 3: Managing Tasks in a Project Plan
  • Topic 3A: Outline Tasks
  • Topic 3B: Link Dependent Tasks
  • Topic 3C: Set Task Constraints and Deadlines
  • Topic 3D: Add Notes to a Task
  • Topic 3E: Add a Recurring Task
Lesson 4: Managing Resources in a Project Plan
  • Topic 4A: Create a Resource Calendar
  • Topic 4B: Assign Resources to Tasks
  • Topic 4C: Enter Costs for Resources
  • Topic 4D: Resolve Resource Conflicts
Lesson 5: Finalizing a Project Plan
  • Topic 5A: Shorten a Project Using the Critical Path
  • Topic 5B: Set a Baseline
  • Topic 5C: Print a Project Summary Report
Appendix A: Additional Procedures to Create a Schedule in Microsoft Project 2010


Prerequisites & Certificates

Students enrolling in this class should have the following: - A general introductory-level understanding of project management concepts or have taken course (PM05)), Project Planning for Success, or Project Management Boot Camp - Basic end-user skills with any current Windows operating system.

Certificates offered

PDUs - 7

Cancellation Policy
10 business day cancellation policy. if the course is confirmed and the student cancels within 10 days of the course, then they get charged and apply a credit for future courses. If they cancel outside of 10 business days, then there are no charges at all.
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