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This intermediate-level course provides learners with essential skills for mastering Microsoft's project management software, MS Project.

Aspiring project managers are provided a step-by-step tutorial on developing schedules, allocating resources, and tracking progress.

This intermediate course will focus on the Microsoft Office 2019 version of MS Project.

Average weekly commitment: 3+ hours. Total course commitment: 12+ hours.

Learning Outcomes

At the end of this course, learners will be able to:

  • Describe various features of MS Project and how to apply them.
  • Add work, material, and cost resources to a project.
  • Apply fixed and overtime costs to tasks and entire projects.
  • Select the appropriate types of tasks to include in a project.
  • Create baselines and perform critical path analysis.
  • Incorporate effort-driven scheduling, work contours, and multiple calendars.
  • Track progress and perform variance and EVA analysis
  • Perform resource leveling and filter by task, resource, and/or assignment.
  • Effectively use resource pools, subprojects, and master projects.

Modules

Module 1: Working with the Project Schedule

Module 2: Creating Resources

Module 3: Allocating Resources

Module 4: Tracking a Project

 

Evaluation Method

Graded

Prerequisites

  • Basic keyboarding capability
  • Basic internet navigation skills
  • Basic file management knowledge

Required Materials

  • High-speed internet (at least 25 Mbps download speed) – click here for more information
  • Windows computer (desktop or laptop) running MS Project 2019 (Standard or Pro)

Registration

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Course Reference Number (CRN) 93019

Instructor (CSEE Contract) MindEdge