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Microsoft Project 2013 Part 1

1 Day

Price: $360

Course Schedule


This course is designed to familiarize you with the basic features and functions of Microsoft Project Professional 2013 so that you can use it effectively and efficiently in a real-world environment.


Upon completing this course, you will be able to use the more advanced features and functions of Microsoft Project Professional 2013 to plan and document the progress of a project. You will view the project from several vantage points and generate custom views. You will also perform what-if analysis on a project plan and prepare reports which you can use to keep your stakeholders current with the status of your project.

This course can also be used to prepare for the Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist Exam in Microsoft Project 2013.


Students taking this course are typically responsible for managing projects in a work environment. This includes creating and maintaining project plans.


To optimize your success in this course, you should be able to create a new project plan, manage time in a project plan, manage tasks in a project plan, manage resources in a project plan, and share a project plan. This can be accomplished by taking the Microsoft® Project 2013: Part 1 class offered by Training To YOU.


Lesson 1: Managing the Project Environment

  • Link Projects
  • Baseline a Project
  • Work with Custom Fields

Lesson 2: Managing Task Structures

  • Change a Task List
  • Create a Network Diagram
  • Manage the Critical Path
  • Use Lag and Lead
  • Analyze Earned Value

Lesson 3: Generating Project Views

  • Use View Commands
  • Use Existing Views
  • Create Custom Views
  • Format and Share the Timeline View

Lesson 4: Producing Project Reports

  • Use Existing Reports
  • Create Custom Reports
  • Export Visual Reports