Project 2010 Fast Track Essentials

By the end of the course you will be able to use the basic features in MS Project to create a project plan, manage resources and perform basic tracking. Delegates must be confident in using a keyboard, Windows and a mouse.  This course is for anyone who has not used MS Project before, or is self-taught and has gaps in their knowledge, and would like to manage their project using MS Project.

Course Dates:

30th Nov 2017 (spaces available)

Course Length: 1 day

Course Costs:

Standard Price: £300 (+VAT)

Charity: £200 (+VAT)

Public Sector: £245 (+VAT)

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Course Location

Happy, Alie Street – view map & directions

Course Requirements

Delegates must be confident in using a keyboard, Windows and a mouse.

What You Will Learn

In particular you will be able to:

  • Create a project in a Gantt chart view.
  • Schedule tasks based on their dependencies.
  • Create constraints and deadlines.
  • Enter and assign resources.
  • Track the project so that delayed tasks will be rescheduled.
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Timetable

Session 1

Introducing Project, The GANTT chart view, Creating a new project & project information, Entering holidays, Entering Tasks and durations, Milestones, Outlining – Creating summary tasks, Saving the Project.

Session 2

Linking Tasks, Zooming, Navigating to tasks, Lag and Lead, Constraints, Deadlines.

Session 3

Creating Resources, Resource Working Times, Allocating Resources to Tasks, Applying a filter.

Session 4

Baselines, Tracking the Project, Updating the Project, Project Statistics.


SMALL PRINT

The course will run from 10am to 4:45pm (light cold buffet 1pm to 1:45pm). Please be careful to arrive by 9.45am for registration and refreshments. The course will start precisely on time and it may not be possible to go back over material missed by late arrivals. If you arrive over 30 minutes late you may be asked to leave and attend another day.

Please ensure you read our Terms and Conditions before booking for our payment terms and cancellation policy.


THE HAPPY GUARANTEE

We want everyone to go away from our courses feeling as though they have learnt useful, practical skills that they can use straight away when they go back to work.

If you don’t feel that your training has been useful or if you are unhappy in any way, please just get in touch with our Customer Services team within 30 days of the course. We will be happy to offer you additional support and training free of charge to help you to gain the skills you need, or if you’d prefer, a full refund.

Your Course Trainer

Ed Lepre

Ed Lepre

Ed is a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) and has worked at Happy for over 12 years. Although he trains the full suite of MS Office and non-Office packages at all levels, his favourite package is Excel. A previous winner of the prestigious Learning and Performance Institute's 'Learning Professional of the Year' award, as well as other training accolades, he is also the IT Helpline Manager.