Duration: 2 days
Time: 9am to 5.30pm

What Will Be Taught For This Microsoft Project Course?

This course introduces the basic skills necessary for using MS Project 2010.

It includes learning project basics, work with tasks, making adjustments to tasks, outlining tasks, working with views and working with resources. It also includes tasks such as working with calendars, adjusting resources, assigning costs, working with the critical path.

Module 1. Learning Project Basics
  • Starting Microsoft Project
  • Exploring the new interface
  • Using the Interface
  • Customizing the Quick Access Toolbar
  • Setting Preferences
  • Opening an Existing Project
  • Closing a Project
  • Creating a New Blank Project
  • Defining a New Project
  • Defining the Project Working Times
  • Adding a Nonworking Day
  • Changing Project Information
  • Using a Project Template
  • Learning Project Basics
Module 2. Working with Tasks
  • Entering data
  • Entering Tasks
  • Editing Tasks
  • Entering a Milestone Task
  • Entering a Recurring Task
  • Viewing and Hiding Recurring Tasks
  • Editing Recurring Tasks
  • Multilevel Undos
  • Filtering Tasks
  • Working with Tasks
  • Manual vs Automatic Scheduling
Module 3. Working with Other Views
  • Network Diagram Views
  • Managing Network Diagram Views
  • Calendar View
  • Managing Calendar Views
Module 4. Organizing Tasks
  • Easily Summarize Data
  • Indenting and Outdenting Tasks
  • Collapsing and Expanding an Outline
  • Inserting a Task
  • Deleting a Task
  • Moving a Task
  • Documenting a Task
  • Creating a Project Summary Task
  • Viewing the WBS Codes
  • Organizing Tasks
  • Use Formatting to get critical project information
Module 5. Scheduling Tasks
  • Linking Tasks
  • Linking Summary Tasks
  • Unlinking Tasks
  • Changing Task Relationships
  • Applying Lag and Lead Time
  • Applying a Constraint
  • Entering a Start or Finish Date
  • Setting a Deadline Date
  • Rolling Up Gantt Bars to a Summary Bar
  • Modifying Linked Tasks
  • Scheduling Tasks
  • Recalculation Highlights
Module 6. Working with Resources
  • Creating a Work Resource
  • Creating a Material Resource
  • Creating a Cost Resource
  • Assigning a Work Resource to a Task
  • Assigning Cost Resources to a Task
  • Adding More Resources to a Task
  • Removing a Resource Assignment
  • Assigning a Material Resource to a Task
  • Assigning Cost to Task
  • Using the Task Inspector to indentify resource issues.
Module 7. Assigning Costs
  • Assigning Standard Rates
  • Assigning Overtime Rates
  • Assigning a Per-Use Cost to a Resource
  • Selecting an Accrual Method
  • Assigning Resource Codes
  • Creating a Resource Rate Table
  • Assigning a Resource Rate Table
  • Assigning Fixed Material Resource Costs
  • Viewing Resource Costs
  • Viewing Task Costs
  • Assigning a Fixed Cost to a Task
  • Assigning Costs
  • Cost Resource
  • Assigning Cost Resource
Module 8. Working with Calendars
  • Modifying Individual Resource Calendars
  • Changing Resource Availability Over Time
  • Creating a Base Calendar
  • Calendar exceptions
  • Assigning a Base Calendar to Resources
  • Assigning a Base Calendar to a Project
  • Assigning a Calendar to a Task
  • Working with Calendars
Module 9. Using the Team Planner
  • Assigning Tasks to a Resources
  • Identifying Overallocation with Team Planner
  • Removing Tasks from Resources
Module 10. Working with Baselines
  • Saving a Project Baseline
  • Updating a Project Baseline
  • Updating Tasks in a Baseline
  • Saving Additional Baselines
  • Saving a Project Interim Plan
  • Clearing a Baseline
  • Viewing Baselines
Module 11. Tracking Your Progress
  • Updating a Task
  • Setting the Status Date
  • Viewing Slippage
  • Updating Projects on Schedule
  • Entering the Percent Complete
  • Entering Completed and Remaining Work
  • Entering Actual and Remaining Durations
  • Entering Timephased Work Values
Module 12. Evaluating and Distributing Data
  • Viewing Earned Value Data
  • Viewing Earned Value Indicators
  • Creating a Report
  • Creating a Custom Report
  • Creating a Crosstab Report
  • Using the Print Preview Window
  • Changing Page Setup Options
  • Printing a Report

Who Should Attend This Microsoft Project Training?

  • For students and individuals with a limited understanding of Microsoft Project 2010 who are keen to learn project management.
  • New project managers or anyone who wants to take up project management roles and work responsibilities.

Pre-requisite

An understanding of Windows / MS Project 98/2000/2003/2007 will be an added advantage.

  w/o GST w GST
Course Fee $600 $642

Remarks:

COMAT is a business centre of e-Services, Electronics, ST Engineering.

Terms & Conditions

  • All prices stated above are in Singapore Dollars (SGD).
  • e-Services, Electronics, ST Engineering reserves the right to change the date or venue without prior notice.
  • e-Services, Electronics, ST Engineering reserves the right to cancel or reschedule the course due to class size or unforeseen circumstances.