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Advanced Microsoft Project
Course Number:(PRJ-201)
Course Length:1 Day
Course Price:$395
Or Register by Phone 1-888-600-ALTO (2586)

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 Course Description

The one-day advanced course is intended for those already successfully using Microsoft Project to manage individual projects that now need to use some advanced techniques. You will learn the key elements of multiple project management using shared resources and how to apply that knowledge using the robust features of Microsoft Project. You will learn to create a resource pool contour resources use formulas in cells, link tasks across projects and more. Exercises reinforce your learning and there is time allotted for you to work on your own projects.

 Course Outline

Working with Shared Resources

  • Creating a shared resource pool
  • Assigning shared resources to tasks
  • Contouring resource usage and availability using both pre-defined and custom contours

Customizing Project Information

  • Grouping tasks and resources
  • Applying formulae to cells
  • Using graphical indicators
  • Using multiple critical paths
  • Customizing views
  • Using budget resources
  • Using Visual Reports
  • Customizing Reports

Working with Multiple Projects

  • Consolidating multiple projects
  • Drilling down within multiple projects
  • Cross-project task linking
  • Reporting multiple task progress