MS Projects 2013 Training Course

Introduction: MS Projects 2013 Training Course

Project Management Bundle consists of Project Management Fundamentals (1 Day Theory); Microsoft Project Management 2013 Part 1 & Part 2 (2 Days)

Day 1: Teaches delegates basic project-management techniques, including managing time and costs. Delegates will identify the features and attributes of a project, the steps and variables of the project management process, the effects of environmental, socio-economic and organizational structure issues, and the responsibilities of a project manager.
Day 2 & 3:
Designed to familiarize you with the basic features and functions of Microsoft Project Professional 2013 so that you can use it effectively and efficiently in a real-world environment.


MS Projects 2013 Training Course

MS Projects 2013 Training Course

Outline: MS Projects 2013 Training Course

Johannesburg (Sandton), Cape Town, Durban, Port Elizabeth, Pretoria – South Africa

Key outcomes of the course include:
Day 1: Project Management Fundamentals
1. Fundamentals of project management
Topic A: Projects
Topic B: The project management process

2. Characteristics of a project
Topic A: The project environment
Topic B: The project manager
Topic C: The project team

3. Project initiation and scope planning
Topic A: Project initiation
Topic B: Scope planning

4. Scope definition, verification, and change control
Topic A: Scope definition
Topic B: Scope verification
Topic C: Scope change control

5. Time Management
Topic A: Activity definition and sequencing
Topic B: Activity duration

6. Schedule development and control
Topic A: Schedule development
Topic B: Schedule control

7. Resource identification and cost approximating
Topic A: Resource identification
Topic B: Cost approximating

8. Budgeting and cost control
Topic A: Cost budgeting
Topic B: Cost control

Day 2: Project Management 2013 Part 1
Part 1:
1. Starting a Project
Topic A: Project Management 101
Topic B: Navigate and Customize the Project 2013 Interface
Topic C: Add Tasks to a Project
Topic D: Add Resources to a Project
Topic E: Save a Project

2. Working with Project Calendars
Topic A: Manage Project Time Frames
Topic B: Change Working Time

3. Working with Project Tasks
Topic A: Manage Project Tasks
Topic B: Add Summary Tasks and Milestones

4. Working with Project Resources
Topic A: Manage Project Resources
Topic B: Allocate and Level Work Resources

5. Delivering a Project Plan
Topic A: Print Project Views
Topic B: Share Projects
Topic C: Export Projects

Day 3: Project Management 2013 Part 2
Part 2:
6. Managing the Project Environment
Topic A: Link Projects
Topic B: Baseline a Project
Topic C: Work with Custom Fields

7. Managing Task Structures
Topic A: Change a Task List
Topic B: Create a Network Diagram
Topic C: Manage the Critical Path
Topic D: Use Lag and Lead
Topic E: Analyze Earned Value

8. Generating Project Views
Topic A: Use View Commands
Topic B: Use Existing Views
Topic C: Create Custom Views
Topic D: Format and Share the Timeline View

9. Producing Project Reports
Topic A: Use Existing Reports
Topic B: Create Custom Reports
Topic C: Export Visual Reports



Course duration and fees: MS Projects 2013 Training Course

Our two day training course is designed so that the knowledge acquired is applied practically, so that the business environment can be enhanced.

Please consult schedule for course costs or contact BOTI for a quote.


Recommended Prior Experience and Knowledge: MS Projects 2013 Training Course

The course (MS Projects 2013 Training Course) is designed for the following attendees:

This course is designed to give you an understanding of project management concepts, creating and modifying project plans.

For the MS Projects 2013 Training Course it is advisable that you have the following experience/knowledge:

Good working knowledge of the Windows Operating System and proper IT skills.



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