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Microsoft Project Tutorial Course



Course Title: Mastering Project Made Easy
Versions Covered: 2016 through 2010
Hours of Content: 6
Video Lessons: 101
Manual: 185 Pages
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Course Description

Learn Microsoft Project with this comprehensive course from TeachUcomp, Inc. Mastering Project Made Easy features 101 video lessons with over 6 hours of introductory through advanced instruction. Watch, listen and learn as your expert instructor guides you through each lesson step-by-step. During this media-rich learning experience, you will see each function performed just as if your instructor were there with you. Reinforce your learning with the text of our two printable classroom instruction manuals (Introductory and Advanced), additional images and practice exercises. You will learn introductory through advanced concepts including assigning and managing tasks and resources, tracking project tasks, developing dynamic reports and much more.

Whether you are completely new to Project or upgrading from an older version, this course will empower you with the knowledge and skills necessary to be a proficient user. We have incorporated years of classroom training experience and teaching techniques to develop an easy-to-use course that you can customize to meet your personal learning needs. Simply launch the easy-to-use interface, click to start a video lesson or open one of the manuals and you’re on your way to mastering Project.

Course Syllabus & Sample Lessons

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To view samples of the instruction manuals in PDF, click here: Introductory Project | Advanced Project

CHAPTER 1- Getting Acquainted with Project
Lesson 1.1- About Project
Lesson 1.2- Starting Project
Lesson 1.3- Project Management Terms and Concepts
Lesson 1.4- The Project Environment free
Lesson 1.5- The Title Bar
Lesson 1.6- The Ribbon
Lesson 1.7- The “File” Tab and Backstage View
Lesson 1.8- The Scroll Bars
Lesson 1.9- The Quick Access Toolbar
Lesson 1.10- The Entry Bar
Lesson 1.11- The Status Bar
Lesson 1.12- Touch Mode
CHAPTER 2- Project Basics
Lesson 2.1- Opening Projects
Lesson 2.2- Closing Projects
Lesson 2.3- Creating New Projects
Lesson 2.4- Saving Projects
Lesson 2.5- Changing Project Views free
Lesson 2.6- Planning a Project free
CHAPTER 3- Tasks
Lesson 3.1- Creating Tasks
Lesson 3.2- Editing and Deleting Tasks
Lesson 3.3- Setting Task Duration
Lesson 3.4- Linking Tasks
Lesson 3.5- Marking Milestones
Lesson 3.6- Using Phases and Summary Tasks
Lesson 3.7- Using Task Notes
CHAPTER 4- Resources
Lesson 4.1- Project Resources Overview
Lesson 4.2- Creating Work Resources
Lesson 4.3- Creating Material Resources
Lesson 4.4- Creating Cost Resources
Lesson 4.5- Entering Costs for Project Resources
Lesson 4.6- Scheduling Work Resources free
Lesson 4.7- Creating New Base Calendars
CHAPTER 5- Resource and Task Management
Lesson 5.1- Assigning Work Resources to Tasks
Lesson 5.2- Assigning Material Resources to Tasks
Lesson 5.3- Assigning Cost Resources to Tasks
Lesson 5.4- The Team Planner
CHAPTER 6- Tracking Project Tasks
Lesson 6.1- Creating Project Baselines
Lesson 6.2- Updating Multiple Tasks in a Project
Lesson 6.3- Updating Tasks Individually
Lesson 6.4- Rescheduling Uncompleted Work free
CHAPTER 7- Formatting Gantt Chart Views
Lesson 7.1- Formatting Text in a Gantt Chart
Lesson 7.2- Formatting Gridlines in a Gantt Chart
Lesson 7.3- Formatting the Task Bar Layout in a Gantt Chart
Lesson 7.4- Formatting Columns in a Gantt Chart
Lesson 7.5- Applying Bar and Gantt Chart Styles
Lesson 7.6- Drawing Objects
Lesson 7.7- Formatting Timescale in Gantt Charts
Lesson 7.8- Creating Custom Views
CHAPTER 8- Other Project Views
Lesson 8.1- Using Timeline View
Lesson 8.2- Creating Multiple Timelines
Lesson 8.3- The Task Usage View
Lesson 8.4- The Network Diagram View
Lesson 8.5- The Calendar View
Lesson 8.6- Printing Views
CHAPTER 9- Advanced Task Management
Lesson 9.1- Setting Task Lead and Lag Time
Lesson 9.2- Using Task Constraints
Lesson 9.3- Task Types
Lesson 9.4- Setting Deadlines
Lesson 9.5- Interrupting Tasks
Lesson 9.6- Moving and Rescheduling Tasks
Lesson 9.7- Inspecting Tasks
Lesson 9.8- Creating Recurring Tasks
Lesson 9.9- Entering Fixed Costs
Lesson 9.10- Critical Paths
Lesson 9.11- Using WBS Codes
CHAPTER 10- Advanced Resource Management
Lesson 10.1- Applying Multiple Resource Rates
Lesson 10.2- Advanced Resource Availability
Lesson 10.3- Using Work Contours
Lesson 10.4- Material Resource Consumption Rates
Lesson 10.5- Delaying Resource Assignments
CHAPTER 11- Advanced Project Tracking
Lesson 11.1- Monitoring Resource Allocation
Lesson 11.2- Leveling Overallocated Resources
Lesson 11.3- Monitoring Project Costs
Lesson 11.4- Monitoring Project Statistics
CHAPTER 12- Advanced Project Tools
Lesson 12.1- Using the Organizer
Lesson 12.2- Making Macros
Lesson 12.3- Customizing the Ribbon
Lesson 12.4- Creating and Linking Resource Pools
Lesson 12.5- Using and Updating Resource Pools
Lesson 12.6- Consolidating and Linking Multiple Projects
CHAPTER 13- Reporting
Lesson 13.1- Using Earned Value Analysis
Lesson 13.2- Creating Basic Reports
Lesson 13.3- Selecting Report Objects
Lesson 13.4- Changing the Report View
Lesson 13.5- Basic Report Formatting
Lesson 13.6- Inserting Report Objects
Lesson 13.7- Managing Reports
Lesson 13.8- Basic Page Setup for Reports
Lesson 13.9- Advanced Page Setup for Reports
Lesson 13.10- Printing Reports
CHAPTER 14- Modifying Report Objects
Lesson 14.1- Selecting, Moving & Resizing Report Charts
Lesson 14.2- Using the Field List with Report Charts
Lesson 14.3- Designing Report Charts
Lesson 14.4- Formatting Report Charts
Lesson 14.5- Using Report Tables
Lesson 14.6- Designing Report Tables
Lesson 14.7- Setting Report Table Layout Options
Lesson 14.8- Modifying Pictures, Text Boxes and Shapes
Lesson 14.9- Formatting Text Boxes and Shapes
Lesson 14.10- Formatting Report Pictures
CHAPTER 15- Visual Reporting
Lesson 15.1- Using Visual Reports

Microsoft Project Training Course Overview

Microsoft Project is a powerful project management software program used to assist project managers in developing plans, assigning resources, tracking progress and managing budgets. During this 6 hour Project video training course, our expert instructor will show you how to assign and manage tasks and resources, track project tasks, develop dynamic reports and much more. This course covers the same material as our two-day classroom training and was designed to provide a solid foundation in Microsoft Project.

Course includes video lessons, printable instruction manuals, a practice exam with evaluative feedback (find out why your answers are right or wrong), your final exam submission, and a course certificate of completion.

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