This 2 day advanced Microsoft Project training course will show you how to use Project’s most powerful project management functions.
It is a hands-on course. We make sure you get lots of time to try out what you are being taught and ask questions.
By the time you finish, you’ll be an expert Project user.
✔ A complete advanced course that covers all of Project’s advanced tools. ✔ Plenty of one to one attention and time to ask questions. ✔ Friendly expert trainers, small groups and a comfortable place to learn. What Will I Learn?
By the end of this course, you will be confidently using all of Project’s most powerful project management functionality.
You will know how to:
Create and edit standard templates to speed up project creation. Link and combine projects. Create and modify custom fields to take complete control of tasks and resources. Create custom views and graphical reports. Use Work Breakdown Structure Codes (WBS).
Our usual trainer for this course is Serena.
Serena began her career as a business analyst before moving into IT training.
She is a Microsoft certified and TPMA qualified trainer and has 20+ years’ experience of leading training courses, managing training projects and writing training materials.
Understanding Working With Applications Copying a Gantt Chart Image Copying Table Data Copying to Microsoft Excel Linking to Microsoft Excel Exporting to Microsoft Excel Exporting to Excel Using a Map Displaying Progress Lines Working With Progress Lines Understanding Project Templates Examining the Templates Saving a Project as a Template Using a Custom Project Template Specifying the Personal Templates Folder Using the Personal Template Folder Modifying a Template Understanding the Global Template Organising the Global Template Applying a Newly Organised Item Removing Items From the Global Template Understanding Linked Projects Combining Projects Viewing a Combined Project Printing From a Combined Project Setting a Combined Project Start Date Changing Data in a Combined Project Saving and Closing a Combined Project Using Only the Combined Project File Using Only Subproject Files Inserting Subprojects Breaking Subproject Links Creating a Read-Only Subproject Inserting Task Links Creating a Summary Milestone
Understanding Project Downsizing Creating the Resource File Creating Smaller Projects Linking Subprojects to Resources Preparing for the Master Project Creating the Downsized Master File Setting Project Links Finalising the Master Understanding Custom Fields Creating Custom Fields Inserting Custom Fields Creating A Formula In A Custom Field Modifying A Formula Testing A Formula Understanding Graphical Indicator Custom Fields Creating Graphical Indicator Custom Fields Creating A Lookup Custom Field Creating An Outline Code Mask Entering Lookup Table Values Using A Lookup Table Understanding WBS Codes Creating WBS Codes Altering Tasks With Custom WBS Codes Renumbering WBS Codes Editing Custom WBS Codes Adding Simple Custom Fields Formatting Table Fields Creating A Simple Lookup Table Using A Custom Table Using A Hyperlink Field Preparing For The Custom View Creating A Custom Filter For The View Creating A Custom Group For The View Creating A Custom Table For The View Creating The Custom View Removing A Custom View And Its Components Creating a Custom Filter Using a Custom Filter Understanding Graphical Reports How Graphical Reports Work Running A Report Formatting Chart Objects Manipulating Report Data Filtering Report Data Cloning An Existing Report Creating A New Report Enhancing Report Appearance Making Reports Global Removing Unwanted Reports Understanding Visual Reports Understanding Excel Visual Reports Creating A Visual Report From A Template Choosing Fields To Display In A Visual Report Changing The X Axis Categories Filtering A Visual Report Formatting A Visual Report Saving A Visual Report As A Template Using A Custom Visual Report Template The Training Day
We include everything that you need for 2 really fun, productive days of training.
Our courses run from 9.30 am to roughly 4.30 pm with refreshments and biscuits throughout the day and a break for lunch.
We offer a relaxed, supportive learning environment, fully air-conditioned training facilities and some of the nicest instructors on the planet.
Also, you’ll receive:
✔ A full-colour A4 manual covering everything in the course to keep.
✔ A USB stick so that you can take your course exercises home with you. ✔ A Certificate of Attendance. Don’t Just Take Our Word For It
There’s no better way to learn the advanced features of Microsoft Project than attending our hands-on training classes.
See what Matt (a Programme Manager) had to say after attending our Project Advanced course:
Am I Ready?
This is an advanced course for people who already have experience with Project.
It assumes that you have a good understanding of Microsoft Project either through attending our
beginners Microsoft Project training course or through your day-to-day work.
It also assumes that you have a basic understanding of project management techniques.