This course will teach you how to maximize a project management tool in scheduling resources.

Module I : Introduction to Microsoft Project 2013

  • Explore the Microsoft Project 2013 Environment
  • Display an Existing Project Plan in different Views
  • Create a New Microsoft Project Plan
  • Setting Project Working Time
  • Project Information
  • Create Summary Stages or Phases
  • Editing the Task List
  • Defining the Activity List
  • Creating and Applying Task Calendars
  • Creating the Work Breakdown Structure
  • Task Durations
  • Defining Milestones
  • Manual Scheduling and Finish to Start Relationships
  • Automatic Scheduling
  • Task Relationships
  • Adding Stages to the Timeline
  • Identifying the Critical Path
  • Working with Constraints and Deadlines
  • Recurring Activities
  • Add Notes to a Task
  • Referencing Other Files in Tasks

 Module II : Resource Types

  • Working with Resource Calendars and Availability
  • Adding Resource Costs
  • Assigning Resources to Tasks
  • Effort Driven Scheduling
  • Resolve Resource Overallocation
  • Splitting Activities
  • Setting a Project Baseline
  • Entering Actuals
  • Viewing Progress in a Project Plan
  • Filter, Group and Highlight Project Information
  • Printing Views
  • Using Standard Reports in Microsoft Project