Microsoft Project Level 1

Management Concepts

Management Concepts

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Who should attend

This course is intended for entry and intermediate-level program and project managers.

About the course

This course is the first in a series of two courses designed for individuals who will use Microsoft® Project as a tool to assist them in managing projects. The topics in this course cover the critical skills necessary to create and modify a project plan file that contains tasks, resources, and resource assignments. In this course, you will create a project plan file containing tasks, organize these tasks in a work breakdown structure containing task relationships, create and assign resources, and finalize the project to implement the project plan.

Course Format: Presentation, demonstration, class discussions, and computer-based individual exercises

Learning Objectives

  • 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 and setting task relationships
  • Manage resources for a project
  • Finalize a project plan

Course Topics

Getting Started with Microsoft Project

  • Exploring the Microsoft Project 2010 environment
  • Displaying an existing project plan in different views

Creating a Project Plan

  • Assigning a project calendar
  • Adding tasks to a project plan
  • Entering task duration estimates
  • Adding resources to a project plan

Managing Tasks in a Project Plan

  • Outlining tasks
  • Linking dependent tasks
  • Setting task constraints and deadlines
  • Adding notes to a task
  • Adding a recurring task

Managing Resources in a Project Plan

  • Creating a resource calendar
  • Assigning resources to tasks
  • Entering costs for resources
  • Resolving resource conflicts

Finalizing a Project Plan

  • Shortening a project using the critical path
  • Setting a baseline
  • Printing a project summary report

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