Microsoft Project Introduction Training

This hands-on course introduces participants to developing project plans, tracking and managing project resources, creating powerful visual reports, and tracking and monitoring project deliverables with ease. Participants will learn terminology, how to create and define a project, add tasks to the project plan, and create a work breakdown structure.

Course Outline

Module 1

Lesson 1: Getting Started with Microsoft Project

  • Identify project management concepts
  • Navigate the Microsoft Project 2016 environment

Lesson 2: Defining a Project

  • Create a new project plan
  • Define a project
  • Assign a project calendar

Lesson 3: Creating and Organizing Tasks

  • Add tasks to a project plan
  • Import tasks from other programs
  • Create a work breakdown structure
  • Define task relationships
  • Schedule tasks

Module 2

Lesson 4: Managing Project Plan Resourcest

  • Add resources to a project plan
  • Create a resource calendar
  • Enter costs for resources
  • Assign resources to tasks
  • Resolve resource conflicts

Lesson 5: Finalizing a Project Plan

  • Optimize a project plan
  • Set a baseline
  • Share a project plan