Microsoft Project (MS Project) is robust project management software used for scheduling, resource management, and expense tracking. However, using it without prior knowledge can be daunting.
Our one-day workshop provides hands-on experience and examples to guide you through MS Project’s core elements and features. You’ll quickly learn how to customise and schedule tasks and resources, refine projects through careful planning, identify the critical path, track project progress, generate customised reports, and utilise a range of other features.
Focused on experiential learning, this concise course will teach you how to effectively initiate and manage a project, from its inception to its completion, directly on your computer. By the end of the course, you’ll be equipped to fully utilise the potential of MS Project and feel confident in efficiently overseeing projects using this industry-standard tool.
By the end of this course, you will be able to:
No previous experience with Microsoft Projects is required. However, it is advisable to:
Completing this training will help you quickly become proficient in MS Project to help you stand out in the digital business landscape. Mastering this software package allows you:
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Unlike other organisations, which offer different training programs across many functional areas, the Institute is a specialist organisation dealing solely with the disciplines of project, program, and portfolio management.
Our graduates are instructed by a world-class faculty of international subject-matter experts ranging from Project Directors to former Heads of PM Certification Authorities. Focusing solely on project management guarantees exceptional instruction and learning opportunities.
IPM is uniquely partnered with the world’s leading project management certification bodies: IPMA (Member Association & Certification Body), PMI (Authorised Training Partner), and PRINCE2® (Accredited Training Organisation).
We have also partnered with Ireland’s second largest University, Technological University (TU) Dublin, meaning we can offer Bachelor & Master’s levels programmes. This affiliation links us to the European University of Technology (EUt+).
Mastering Microsoft Project (MS Project) can be difficult, but doing so gives you access to powerful tools that can help you manage projects far more effectively. This course uses practical exercises to help you learn how to use MS Project to apply fundamental project planning principles and best practices.
We’re always happy to guide you in the right direction and offer advice on the project management training and certification most suitable to your needs. Not sure if this course is for you? Schedule a call to speak with an educational adviser.
No. You probably are aware of some common project management terminology, even if you are not currently a Project Manager. This MS Project course is suitable for any professional who wants to learn how to use this software package to its full potential.
The Microsoft Project course is based on Project 2019 which is essentially the same as Project 2016. Previous versions of Microsoft Project (including Project 2000, 2002, 2007, 2010, and 2013) are also acceptable.
No. The Web-based version does not have the functionality taught in this course.
Yes, but only if you are subscribing to Project Plan 3, or Project Plan 5. Subscriptions to Project plan 1 are like ‘Project on the web’ and not suitable.
The Gantt Chart view is the most commonly used view, and this course explains its use in detail.
The course fees include the access to all course materials on the Student Hub, live expert-led virtual classes, recordings and unlimited support from our Student Support team.
A subscription to MS Project is not included in the course fee.
This course is available in two formats:
No previous experience of Microsoft Project is required. However, it is advisable to:
The course runs for 1 day, from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.
A recording of each online class will be available for playback in the Student Hub for a limited period of time, so you do not need to worry about missing a class.
This course curriculum is designed by industry-experts to help you develop practical competences that are so valuable to hiring managers. Attending the PMO Essentials course you will give you knowledge about the best practices used in Project Management Offices. At the end of this training, you will be able to create a list of actions you can immediately apply to set up and manage a PMO in your organisation.
Successful completion of this course results in a Certification of Completion and 7 Professional Development Units (PDUs).