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Project - Level 2

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Microsoft Project Training

Length: 1 day(s)      Public Class Price: $335/person (USD)      Group Class Price: Request Quote      Course Category: Microsoft Project

Microsoft Project Training
Learn the advanced features of Microsoft Project and get more done quickly. Learn about: Fine Tuning: Resources, Assignments & Project Plans; Organize Plan Details; Tracking Progress; Reporting; Formatting & Printing; Customization of Project; Sharing Information with Other Programs; Consolidating Projects & Resources.

Project Versions That Can Attend: Project 2019, 2016 & 2013 (Microsoft Windows PC)
Course Taught With: Project version 2016 (Microsoft Windows PC) Software and Courseware
Not Appropriate For: Macintosh versions of Project
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Certstaffix® Training public classes are instructor-led, live online training you attend from your location or our training labs. Our live online instructors teach you from a remote location while being able to interact with students as in a traditional classroom setting.

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  • Hands-on learning with the software/skills you are being taught
  • Interaction with all students in the class at other locations
  • Any needed software for class provided in online lab environment
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 Register ➥   June 10, 2022     
 Register ➥   July 12, 2022     
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Microsoft Project Training Reviews by Certstaffix® Training

Certstaffix® Training collects detailed class reviews via a formal post-class evaluation in all our instructor-led courses. Below are a sample of abbreviated reviews from real students from our past classes. If you would like more reviews or ones with even further detail, please contact us and we would be happy to show you the high quality of our training services.

Certstaffix® Class Reviews

Student Average:
4.72 out of 5 from 145 students

4.94 out of 5

will be easy to work in my PC vs the virtual lab

- attended our Project 2010: Advanced class

4.91 out of 5

Very effective learning environment.

- attended our Project 2013 - Basic class

5.00 out of 5

This was my first virtual instructor class and the experience was better than I thought it would be. Bill did a great job and acted as if he was in the room with me or any student that had a question. He was very understanding, patient, helpful and passionate.

- attended our Project 2016 - Level 1 class

4.57 out of 5

This was excellent. Very well organized and excellent explanations. The instructor Bobbye Garrity was very knowledgeable and pleasant.

- attended our Project 2016 Level 1 class

4.82 out of 5

The instructor clearly presented the information. He displayed patience and clarity to the questions he was asked. This coarse will help prepare me for future opportunities.

- attended our Project 2016 Level 1 class

4.90 out of 5

The instructor Bill Botzong was fantastic -he was extremely knowledgeable and had a fun sense of humor to help keep the class engaged. Thank you Bill -I look forward to taking future classes from you! :)

- attended our Project - Level 2 class

4.09 out of 5

Steve was good, a good knowledgeable instructor

- attended our Project 2010 - Basic class

4.80 out of 5

Project fundamentals, basic and advanced.

- attended our Project 2010: Advanced class

4.74 out of 5

More time available for the course. There were a lot of questions left.

- attended our Project - Level 1 class

4.41 out of 5

Liked that the instructor showed and explained window selections 1st, then we made the selections after reviewing the whole process. This made learning/understanding much easier.

- attended our Project 2016 Level 1 class

What Is Microsoft Project, and How Is Certification Earned?

A: Microsoft Project is software that streamlines project management. A favorite digital tool of project managers in the corporate and small-business sectors, it assists in all phases of project management, including planning, execution, and reporting. Employers and employees at all levels rely on this program to stay apprised of important project developments involving scheduling and resource allocation. Users who obtain Project certification prove proficiency with the software through exams and demonstrate project management competency to employers.

More Information on Microsoft Project and Project Certification

Microsoft Project Online Forums

Microsoft Project User Groups

Microsoft Project Blogs

  Detailed Course Topics

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Knowledge Pre-Requisites

Course Topics

Course Topics
Part 3 Advanced scheduling techniques
Chapter 9: Fine-tune Task Scheduling
See task relationships by using Task Path
Adjust task link relationships
Control task scheduling by using constraints
Interrupt work on a task
Adjust working time for individual tasks
Control task scheduling by using task types
Sidebar: Assignment units, Peak, and the assignment calculation
Sidebar: Task types and effort-driven scheduling
See task schedule details by using the Task Inspector
Skills review
Practice tasks

Chapter 10: Fine-tune Task Details
Enter deadline dates
Enter fixed costs
Create a recurring task
View the plan’s critical path
Schedule summary tasks manually
Skills review
Practice tasks
Chapter 11: Fine-tune Resource and Assignment Details
Change resource availability over multiple date ranges
Work with multiple resource pay rates
Change resource pay rates over different date ranges
Delay the start of assignments
Apply contours to assignments
Create and assign material resources
View resource capacity
Adjust assignments in the Team Planner view (Project Professional only)
Skills review
Practice tasks

Chapter 12: Fine-tune the Project Plan
Examine resource allocations over time
Sidebar: Project management focus: Evaluate resource allocation
Resolve resource overallocations manually
Level overallocated resources
Check the plan’s cost and finish date
Sidebar: Project management focus: Finish date and critical tasks
Inactivate tasks (Project Professional only)
Skills review
Practice tasks

Chapter 13: Organize Plan Details
Sort plan details
Group plan details
Filter plan details
Create new tables
Sidebar: Create custom fields quickly
Create new views
Skills review
Practice tasks

Chapter 14: Track Progress: Detailed Techniques
Update a baseline
Sidebar: Save interim plans
Track actual and remaining work for tasks and assignments
Sidebar: Enter actual costs manually
Track time phased actual work for tasks and assignments
Sidebar: Project management focus: Collect actuals from resources
Reschedule incomplete work
Skills review
Practice tasks

Chapter 15: View and Report Project Status
Examine a plan’s variance
Sidebar: Project management focus: Get the word out
Identify tasks that have slipped
Sidebar: Project management focus: Is variance ever a good thing?
Examine task costs
Examine resource costs
Skills review
Practice tasks

Chapter 19: Share Information with Other Programs
Copy Project data to and from other programs
Open files in other formats in Project
Save to other file formats from Project
Sidebar: Share files with previous versions of Project
Generate reports with Excel and Visio
Skills review
Practice tasks

Chapter 20: Consolidate Projects and Resources
Share a resource pool across multiple plans
Sidebar: Create a dedicated resource pool
Consolidate plans
Sidebar: Keep consolidated plans simple
Create dependencies between plans
Skills review
Practice tasks
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