Microsoft Project Level I Foundations
Microsoft® Project Level I Foundations
This classroom 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. The foundation is built by creating and defining the project calendar. Then the task list is produced and outlined. Various task properties are defined and discussed prior to the development of the project by creating the task dependency links. Next the students will be exposed to the definition of project resources which will in turn be assigned to the tasks. Subsequent topics evolve into resource leveling, crashing the critical path, and setting the project baseline. This class includes a comprehensive exercise at the start of Day 2 and permits ample time for the students to complete several reinforcement lab activities.
This course can also be offered as on-site training by KSI anywhere across North America.
Recommended CPEs: 16
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Who should attend?
Familiarity with the Windows operating system and Project Management Essentials or equivalent knowledge is required to attend this course.
This classroom course covers the following topics:
Lesson 1: Getting Started with Microsoft® Project
- Explore the Microsoft® Project Environment
- Display an Existing Project Plan in Different Views
Lesson 2: Creating a Project Plan
- Create a Project Plan
- Assign a Project Calendar
- Add Tasks to a Project Plan
- Enter the Task Duration Estimates
- Add Resources to a Project Plan
Lesson 3: Managing Tasks in a Project Plan
- Outline Tasks
- Link Dependent Tasks
- Set Task Constraints and Deadline
- Add Notes to a Task
- Add a Recurring Task
Lesson 4: Managing Resources in a Project Plan
- Create a Resource Calendar
- Assign Resources to Tasks
- Enter Costs for Resources
- Resolve Resource Conflicts
Lesson 5: Finalizing a Project Plan
- Shorten a Project Using the Critical Path
- Set a Baseline
- Print a Project Summary
Provider: Knowledge Source Inc
Knowledge Source Inc - Registered Education with PMI and SHRM Re-certification Provider
Founded in 1993, Knowledge Source Inc. is a North Carolina-based specialist training provider. They are a Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.) with the Project Management Institute and a SHRM Recertification Provider for the Society for Human Resource Management. KSI offers classroom...
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