Project Management Course: Microsoft Project

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Learn to use Microsoft Project with our project management courses in Sydney.

Join this comprehensive Microsoft Project management course to learn how to deliver winning projects using the popular project management software tool, Microsoft Project. Our Microsoft Project training course will teach you the ins and outs of this software so you can be on the ball with your project management. This practical hands-on Microsoft Project Management course, taught by an industry expert, will enable you to execute and manage new projects with ease. You will learn to use Microsoft Project built-in templates and scheduling tools, plus how to access Microsoft Project across multiple devices for efficiency.

Learning Microsoft Project helps project managers and teams stay productive. If you want to learn to use Microsoft Project in a fun, relaxed, and entertaining environment, then this is the course for you!

Why should you learn Microsoft Project?

Project management is the practice of initiating, planning, executing, controlling, and closing the work of a team to achieve specific goals and meet specific success criteria at a specified time. Project management skills are in high demand and good project managers are sought after worldwide.

This Microsoft Project Management course is a great way to boost your career!

Course outcomes

By the end of this Microsoft Project training course, you will be able to

  • correctly articulate the Project Planning Process
  • create a project using Microsoft Project
  • create a Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) and estimate task times
  • link dependant tasks
  • create deadlines and constraint dates
  • create resources and assign them to tasks
  • estimate project costs
  • assigning resources to tasks
  • maintain the schedule
  • know how to bring a project back on-schedule using the Critical Path Method (CPM)
  • implement Earned Value Management (EVM) and Key Performance Indicator (KPI) measurements and reporting of both project schedule performance and cost performance
  • implement good project management habits with best practice tips.

Ideal for

This Microsoft Project Management course is ideal for:

  • Anyone – even absolute beginners – wanting to learn to use Microsoft Project to boost their project management skills.
  • It would be of advantage if the student had some business process experience in project management, but having an open mind is the key.

Assumed knowledge

  • Students must be familiar with the Windows operating system.
  • Some mathematical knowledge is assumed.

Other resources provided in this course

  • Excel EVM workbook file showing all the KPI formulae by example
  • Excel Critical Path Method Optimization file showing the Critical Path network diagram and using Solver (a free add-in that comes with Excel) to calculate an optimal solution to either minimise schedule time or project cost for projects that a running behind schedule
  • FileMaker “Starting Point” Project Management free open source database application created by Richard Carlton Consulting (US company) using FileMaker Ver. 17 (latest version)
  • Use VBA macros to automate functions in Project Schedules
  • Comprehensive course notes (digital)

Venue

Rozelle Campus, corner of Gordon St & Victoria Rd, Rozelle (in the grounds of St. Joseph’s Church). If driving, no entry into Gordon Street from Victoria Road. Last block on your right before Victoria Road. Pedestrian access is opposite Prince Street.

Other information

  • Please bring your own lunch.
  • Feel free to discuss your projects special requirements in class!

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Course testimonials:

  • said: Excellent three days with professional delivery from an industry expert. I recommend this course in all aspects.

  • said: Frank was awesome. What a champ! Super knowledgeable, worked at a good pace, covered a lot of info in a very short amount of time.

  • said: 4 STARS

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