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Microsoft Project 2013 Part 2

1 Day

Price: $360

Course Schedule

Overview

Students will learn the advanced features and functions of Microsoft Project Professional 2013.


Objectives

Upon completing this course, you will be able to use the more advanced features & functions of Microsoft Project Professional 2013 to plan & document the progress of a project. You will view the project from several vantage points & generate custom views. You will also perform what-if analysis on a project plan & 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.


Audience

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


Prerequisites

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, & share a project plan. This can be accomplished by taking the Microsoft® Project 2013: Part 1 class offered by Training To YOU.


Outline

Lesson 1: Getting Started with Microsoft Project

 Topic A: Identify Project Management Concepts

 Topic B: Navigate the Microsoft Project 2013 Environment

Lesson 2: Defining a Project

 Topic A: Create a New Project Plan

 Topic B: Define a Project

 Topic C: Assign a Project Calendar

Lesson 3: Creating and Organizing Tasks

 Topic A: Add Tasks to a Project Plan

 Topic B: Import Tasks From Other Programs

 Topic C: Create a Work Breakdown Structure

 Topic D: Define Task Relationships

 Topic E: Schedule Tasks

Lesson 4: Managing Project Plan Resources

 Topic A: Add Resources to a Project Plan

 Topic B: Create a Resource Calendar

 Topic C: Enter Costs for Resources

 Topic D: Assign Resources to Tasks

 Topic E: Resolve Resource Conflicts

Lesson 5: Finalizing a Project Plan

 Topic A: Optimize a Project Plan

 Topic B: Set a Baseline

 Topic C: Share a Project Plan