Introduction

This 1 day course provides the delegates with an advanced look into Microsoft Project 2013 . Delegates will discover the advanced functionality and capability of the software. Classes are facilitated by an experienced Project Control Professional who has a wealth of practical experience in operating the software.

Objective

By the end of the course delegates will be able to:

  • Manage workspaces
  • Utilise Cost Management
  • Evaluate projects
  • Track Progress and Project Actuals
  • Customise elements of Microsoft Project 2013

Content

  • Cost Management
    • Different cost rates for resources​
    • Modify the resource costs on individual tasks
    • Adjust costs based on time periods
    • Allocate overtime costs & work to resources
  • ​Multiple Projects
    • Manage Workspaces​
    • Administer multiple Projects as a Programme
    • Generate shared Resource Pool
    • Resources using a Resource Pool
    • Custom cost rate tables with a Resource Pool
    • Recognise the Critical Paths in a Programme
  • Evaluation​
    • View serial Baselines in a single Project​
    • Use Interim Plans
  • Import/Export
    • File formats supported by Microsoft Project​ 2013
    • Map Project figures
    • Transfer MS Project Statistics
    • Import figures to MS Project
    • Use Graphical Reports in Microsoft Project 2013
  • Tracking Progress & Project Actuals
    • Enter Task development as scheduled​
    • Posting a Project update using Status Date
    • Postpone Incomplete Work
    • Transfer a Project
  • Customise MS Project
    • Understanding the Timeline feature​
    • Generate Custom Fields
    • Macros
    • Produce Custom Filters
    • Craft Tables
    • Construct Custom Views
    • Design Reports
    • Form Models

Additional Information

The course is suitable for between 2 and 10 people and the following will be provided:

  • Lunch and refreshments throughout both days
  • Printed Course materials

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