Microsoft Project Introduction


Date(s) - 16/08/2017
All Day

Glasgow Training Centre



This Microsoft Project introduction course is for those who are a new user, or if you have some knowledge of Project and wish to understand of how to get the best out of the application.

Course Duration:

1 day

Microsoft Project One Day Introduction Training Course Objectives:

At the end of this training course you will be able to:

  • explore the Microsoft Office Project environment and the various views in which you can survey a project file.
  • create a new project plan.
  • manage tasks by organizing them and setting task relationships.
  • manage resources for a project
  • finalise the project plan.


Getting Started with Microsoft Project

  • Explore the Microsoft Project Environment
  • Display an Existing Project Plan in Different Views

Creating a Project Plan

  • Create a New Project Plan
  • Assign a Project Calendar
  • Add Tasks to the Project Plan
  • Enter the Task Duration Estimates
  • Add Resources in the Project Plan

Managing Tasks in a Project Plan

  • Outline Tasks
  • Add a Recurring Task
  • Link Dependent Tasks
  • Set a Constraint to a Task
  • Set a Task Deadline
  • Add Notes to a Task

Managing Resources in a Project Plan

  • Create a Resource Calendar
  • Assign Resources to Tasks
  • Assign Additional Resources to a Task
  • Enter Costs for Resources
  • Enter Values for Budget Resources
  • Resolve Resource Conflicts

Finalizing the Project Plan

  • Display the Critical Path
  • Shorten the Project Duration
  • Set a Baseline
  • Print a Project Summary Report

Follow on Training:

Microsoft Project One Day Intermediate

Microsoft Project One Day Advanced


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