Microsoft Project

Microsoft Project

In our classes, you get hands-on Microsoft Project Professional 2016 experience with expert instructors to guide you at every step. Combine the two class levels for maximum skills, or take a single class to move your talent up a notch. Keep your instruction manual as a reference, and refresh your new skills with online tutorials. Our classes are designed to familiarize you with the features and functions of Microsoft Project Professional 2016 so you can use it effectively and efficiently in a real-world environment.

$259

8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Lunch is on your own
11:30 am - 12:30 pm

10% discount for University of Arkansas Faculty, Staff and Current Students. To receive the discount, you must register with your uark email address and enter coupon code 'UA10' at checkout. Status will be verified and correct rate will be applied. Additional discounts do not apply.​
No refunds of the UA 10% discount, or any other discount, will be granted once registration is complete.

PART 1 - Basic Course

Learn to create and engage in basic management of a project using Microsoft Project Professional 2016. This course covers the critical knowledge and skills a project manager needs to create a project plan during the project planning phase. If you are assigned to lead a project, this course will enable you to draft a project plan and share it with your supervisor (and others) for review and approval.

Prerequisites
To get the most from this course, you should have basic project management knowledge and skills. You should also have basic knowledge and skills for using a current Windows® operating system—preferably Windows 10.

  • Identify Project Management Concepts
  • Navigate the Microsoft Project 2016 Environment
  • Create a New Project Plan
  • Define a Project
  • Assign a Project Calendar
  • Add Tasks to a Project Plan
  • Import Tasks From Other Programs
  • Create a Work Breakdown Structure
  • Define Task Relationships
  • Schedule Tasks
  • Add Resources to a Project Plan
  • Create a Resource Calendar
  • Enter Costs for Resources
  • Assign Resources to Tasks
  • Resolve Resource Conflicts
  • Optimize a Project Plan
  • Set a Baseline
  • Share a Project Plan

Part 1 Schedule


Register 4/25/18
Location:
Global Campus Rogers
Suite 402

PART 2 - Advanced Course

This course covers the advanced knowledge and skills a project manager needs to update a project plan during the execution, monitoring, and controlling phases of a project. In other words, once your project plan is approved by the project sponsor, this course will enable you to manage the project so that it is completed on time, within budget, and according to scope.

Prerequisites 
To get the most from this course, you should have basic project management knowledge and skills. Additionally, you should be able to create a new project plan, manage time in a project plan, manage tasks in a project plan, manage resources in a project plan, and share a project plan using Microsoft Office Project 2016.


  • Enter Task Progress
  • Update Task Progress with SharePoint
  • Update Work
  • Update Costs
  • View Project Progress
  • Add Custom Fields
  • Create Custom Views
  • Create a Network Diagram
  • Analyze a Project Plan
  • Edit the Task List
  • Reschedule Tasks
  • Update a Baseline
  • Format and Share a Chart View
  • View Existing Reports
  • Create Custom Reports
  • Create a Visual Report
  • Change Project Options
  • Create a Project Plan Template
  • Share Resources
  • Link Project Plans

Part 2 Schedule


Register 5/9/18
Location:
Global Campus Rogers
Suite 402