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MS ProjectProject Introduction:

Learn how to create useful Project plans, update them, assign resources, track and report on progress and costs.

Course Outline
Microsoft Project Introduction 1 Day

Who is it for?

People that have little or no kowledge of Project and want to be able to create and work with Project plans effecively.


Delegates should have a good knowledge of using a PC – no prior knowledge of Project is expected.

Project management fundamentals and terminology explained
  • Creating a Project Plan File
  • Create and Assign a Project Calendar
  • Add Tasks to the Project Plan File
  • Add a Project Summary Task
  • Add a Recurring Task
  • Enter Task Duration
  • Estimates
Creating a Work Breakdown Structure
  • Outline Tasks
  • Link Dependant Tasks
  • Identify Deliverables in the Project Plan File
  • Constrain Tasks
  • Set a Task Deadline
Creating and Assigning Resources
  • Create a Resource Calendar
  • Assign Additional Resources to a Task
  • Resolve Resource Conflicts
Finalising the Project Plan
  • View the Critical Path
  • Set a Baseline
  • Display Project Summary
  • Information
  • Track progress