Project

  • One Day Workshop
  • Essentials & Beyond
  • Advanced

Project – One Day Workshop

Delivery & Duration

  • Face-to-face: 1 day, OR
  • Live online: 3 x 1-hour sessions

General Outline

This course will take you through the very basics and beyond for using this powerful project management tool.

You will learn how to set up a project, its schedule and how to manage resources and generate reports.

The focus in this course is on using Project correctly and saving time in using its features.

Detailed Content

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • State important project management principles.
  • Describe the Project screen layout.
  • Create a project file from ‘scratch’.
  • Set working times and project defaults.
  • Add summary tasks and detailed tasks.
  • Add durations to tasks.
  • Demote and promote tasks.
  • Navigate with the mouse and keyboard.
  • Link tasks and create relationships.
  • View Gantt charts, Network diagrams and calendars.
  • Apply deadlines and constraints to fine-tune the schedule.
  • View ‘Baseline’ and ‘Critical Path’.
  • Assign resources (plant, people, materials, etc) to tasks.
  • View costings and budget reports.
  • Track the project’s progress.
  • View and print simple reports.
  • Report where the project is lagging.

Flexible Options

Courses are delivered in our training rooms, or can be conducted in your training room onsite, or as live, online sessions. And content/outcomes can be customised/tailor-made to your requirements.

See Benefits to the right for a list of services provided to all participants (depending on the course).

For more details or to inquire about a closed corporate or online program, use our inquiry form here or phone us on (02) 6041 2711.

Prerequisites

No experience in using Project is required nor assumed. Participants are expected to have a sound knowledge of and experience with a Windows PC.

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Project – Essentials & Beyond

Delivery & Duration

  • Face-to-face: 2 days, OR
  • Live online: 6 x 1-hour sessions

General Outline

This course will take you through the basics and beyond for using this powerful project management tool.

You will learn how to set up a project, its schedule and how to manage resources and generate reports. You will graphically view your project and learn ways to adjust the project schedule easily and quickly.

The focus in this course is on using Project correctly and saving time in using its features. Some project management principles will be covered as it relates to the software. You will create an example of a typical project with scheduled tasks and managed resources.

Detailed Content

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • State important project management principles.
  • Describe the Project screen layout.
  • Create a project file from ‘scratch’.
  • Set working times and project defaults.
  • Add summary tasks and detailed tasks.
  • Add durations to tasks.
  • Demote and promote tasks.
  • Navigate with the mouse and keyboard.
  • Link tasks and create relationships.
  • View Gantt charts, Network diagrams and calendars.
  • Apply deadlines and constraints to fine-tune the schedule.
  • Format text and Gantt bars to what you want.
  • State the meaning of a project’s ‘Baseline’ and ‘Critical Path’.
  • View and format the project’s ‘Baseline’ and ‘Critical Path’.
  • Assign resources (plant, people, materials, etc) to tasks.
  • Adjust hours worked on tasks.
  • View costings and budget reports.
  • Create filters to customise views.
  • Customise tables and report the way you want.
  • Track the project’s progress.
  • View and print simple reports.
  • Resolve problems in the project.
  • Report where the project is lagging.
  • Integrate Project with other applications.

Flexible Options

Courses are delivered in our training rooms, or can be conducted in your training room onsite, or as live, online sessions. And content/outcomes can be customised/tailor-made to your requirements.

See Benefits to the right for a list of services provided to all participants (depending on the course).

For more details or to inquire about a closed corporate or online program, use our inquiry form here or phone us on (02) 6041 2711.

Prerequisites

No experience in using Project is required nor assumed. Participants are expected to have a sound knowledge of and experience with a Windows PC.

Project – Advanced

Delivery & Duration

  • Face-to-face: 1 day, OR
  • Live online: 3 x 1-hour sessions

General Outline

This course covers some of the more complex aspects of Project. You will learn how to manage one large project that may be composed of many smaller, linked subprojects.

You will look at how to create a pool of resources that can be shared across many projects. You will customise project views and tables, create macros and project templates.

Hands-on exercises which show you how to integrate project information with other applications, such as Word, PowerPoint and on the web.

Detailed Content

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Revise the basics and shortcuts.
  • Edit and create customised reports.
  • Create and apply macros.
  • Customise toolbars and menus.
  • Place text and graphics on Gantt charts.
  • Create customised reports and views.
  • Sort and group project data based on your requirements.
  • Create and use project templates.
  • Create a pool of resources.
  • Create and manage multiple or subprojects.
  • Consolidate projects.
  • Manage projects on a network.

Flexible Options

Courses are delivered in our training rooms, or can be conducted in your training room onsite, or as live, online sessions. And content/outcomes can be customised/tailor-made to your requirements.

See Benefits to the right for a list of services provided to all participants (depending on the course).

For more details or to inquire about a closed corporate or online program, use our inquiry form here or phone us on (02) 6041 2711.

Prerequisites

CLASS Training Project Essentials & Beyond course, or other proven experience in using Project.

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