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Course Details & Registration Information

Course
Microsoft Project Basic 2016 Part 1
Name
SEF-3001HL1
Available Classes
Not currently offered.
Description Course Outline Requirements Intended Audience More Details
Description
This course will familiarize you with the basic features and functions of Microsoft Project Professional 2016 – so you can use it effectively and efficiently, in a real-world environment. The course covers the knowledge and skills that are critical for creating a project plan. When you’ve been given a project to lead, you can draft a project plan with Project 2016 and share it with your supervisor (and others) for review and approval.
Course Objectives
  1. Participants will learn to:
    1. Identify project management concepts and navigate the Project 2016 environment.
    2. Create and define a new project plan.
    3. Create and organize tasks.
    4. Manage resources in a project plan.
    5. Finalize a project plan.
Outline of Instruction
  1. 1. Lesson 1: Getting Started with Microsoft Project
    Topic A: Identify Project Management Concepts
    Topic B: Navigate the Microsoft Project 2016 Environment

    2. Lesson 2: Defining a Project
    Topic A: Create a New Project Plan
    Topic B: Define a Project
    Topic C: Assign a Project Calendar

    3. Lesson 3: Creating and Organizing Tasks
    Topic A: Add Tasks to a Project Plan
    Topic B: Import Tasks From Other Programs
    Topic C: Create a Work Breakdown Structure
    Topic D: Define Task Relationships
    Topic E: Schedule Tasks

    4. Lesson 4: Managing Project Plan Resources
    Topic A: Add Resources to a Project Plan
    Topic B: Create a Resource Calendar
    Topic C: Enter Costs for Resources
    Topic D: Assign Resources to Tasks
    Topic E: Resolve Resource Conflicts

    5. Lesson 5: Finalizing a Project Plan
    Topic A: Optimize a Project Plan
    Topic B: Set a Baseline
Contact Hours
8
CEU's
0.8
Industry Standard, State, or National Certification
No
CE to CU Articulation
No
Prerequisites
Text and Supplies Needed
Clinical Site/Special Facilities
Requirements for Successful Completion of this Course
  1. Attendance 90% or above
  2. Participation
Accreditation/Special Approval Requirements
Intended Audience
Specific Industry or Business Support Needs
Industry or Job Titles Related to training Outcomes for Employment
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Course Contact Information
Professional Development Coordinator
919-335-1219