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Microsoft Project 2013

 

Microsoft Project 2013 Workshop

Project management professionals who do not know how to use a scheduling software like Microsoft Project 2013 will be severely handicapped in their performance as effective project manager. Microsoft Project is the most common project management planning and scheduling tool used by professionals globally. More and more organizations are moving on to the latest Microsoft Project 2013 version which is a very comprehensive software for planning and scheduling a project.

The Microsoft Project 2013 (workshops are also held for 2010 version) workshop is focused on getting participants ready for the real world. The workshop includes participants creating and managing a project schedule step-by-step through instruction and hands on practice. A thorough review of various features and functions is done this way followed by an in-class assignment where participants are to create a project schedule independently while the course instructor provides support as needed. By the end of the course the participants will have a working knowledge of Microsoft Project 2013. The workshop also includes review of major project management concepts needed to create realistic schedules.

Who will benefit …

This Microsoft Project 2013 workshop is suitable for any of the following:

  • Practitioners in the field of project, program and portfolio management
  • Professionals who have worked on previous versions of MS Project viz. 2010, 2007, 2003 or earlier
  • Project team members interested in improving their project management skills
  • Anyone interested in project management career

How is our Microsoft Project 2013 Workshop different from others?

  • Learning through hands-on practice while working on a case study
  • A comprehensive in-class assignment to practice what has been learned
  • A quiz at the end of the workshop to confirm that skills have been acquired
  • One of the best trainers in the industry consistently rated as "Exceeded Expectations"
  • In class discussion on the best practices of scheduling and MS Project
  • Flexible Schedule to suit your needs

You get…

  • Textbook to follow in-class instructions and practice (included)
  • 6 months unlimited email support for follow up questions (48 hrs guaranteed reply)
  • 16 PDUs that can be used towards fulfilment of continuing certification requirement if you are already a PMP
  • Certificate of Course Completion

Microsoft Project 2013 Workshop Outline

 Objective: Learn and practice how to use Microsoft Project 2013 to create a work breakdown structure and a project schedule. Practice refining the project schedule using various project management techniques to baseline the schedule and identify project budget and finish date. Grasp how to track the project and update project schedule based on various scenarios from real life. Study advanced concepts around resource loading and sharing among projects.

The following is the outline of our Microsoft Project 2013 workshop:

  • Review of Project Management Concepts

  • Introduction to Microsoft Project 2013

  • Create WBS & Tasks and Organize Calendars

  • Setup and Assign Resources

  • Estimate Effort and Duration

  • Format Schedule and Gantt Chart

  • Refine Task Details

  • Refine Resource Details

  • Refine Resource Assignment

  • Baseline and Track Project

  • Organize and View Schedule Data

  • Publish/Print Reports and Visual Reports

  • Create Master Schedule & Manage Multiple Projects

  • Manage Shared Resources among Projects

  • Export & Share Project Data

 

Format & Duration

The Microsoft Project 2013 or 2010 Workshop runs 9am-5pm on pre-scheduled days for a total of 2 days. Options are:

 

Workshop Location & Schedule

Suite 1801 (Executive Boardrooms)
1 Yonge Street
Toronto, Ontario M5E 1Y5

Courses can also be held at other locations including Barrie, Hamilton, Waterloo, Oshawa, Ottawa, etc. Please contact to discuss an alternate course location. 

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Note:
- G.S.T. / H.S.T. is payable based on location.
- 2d means '2 day Course' and so on.

Fee Payment Options

The course fee can be paid by any of the following methods. Group and corporate discounts are available. Please contact to discuss.

  • Canadian Bank-to-Bank eTransfer
  • Certified Cheque in Canadian Dollars
  • Visa / MasterCard Credit Card
  • PayPal
  • Cash

 

Please contact us to discuss further and/or let us know your preferred time and dates.

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