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Course Details & Registration Information

Microsoft Project Advanced 2016 Part 2
Available Classes
Not currently offered.
Description Course Outline Requirements Intended Audience More Details
This course covers more advanced features and functions of Microsoft Project Professional 2016. In Part 1, you learned the basic features used during the planning phase of a project. Part 2 covers the advanced knowledge and skills required to update a project plan during the execution, monitoring, and controlling phases. Once your project plan is approved, you can manage it with Project 2016 to make sure it’s completed on time, within budget, and according to scope.
Course Objectives
  1. Participants will learn to:
    1. Update a project plan to reflect progress as you execute the project.
    2. Monitor project progress in the project plan.
    3. Adjust the project plan to control constraints.
    4. Create project reports to share a project’s status.
    5. Customize project settings and share customizations with other projects.
Outline of Instruction
  1. 1. Lesson 1: Executing a Project
    Topic A: Enter Task Progress
    Topic B: Update Task Progress with SharePoint
    Topic C: Update Work
    Topic D: Update Costs

    2. Lesson 2: Monitoring Project Progress
    Topic A: View Project Progress
    Topic B: Add Custom Fields
    Topic C: Create Custom Views
    Topic D: Create a Network Diagram
    Topic E: Analyze a Project Plan

    3. Lesson 3: Controlling a Project Plan
    Topic A: Edit the Task List
    Topic B: Reschedule Tasks
    Topic C: Update a Baseline

    4. Lesson 4: Reporting on Progress
    Topic A: Format and Share a Chart View
    Topic B: View Existing Reports
    Topic C: Create Custom Reports
    Topic D: Create a Visual Report

    5. Lesson 5: Customizing the Application
    Topic A: Change Project Options
    Topic B: Create a Project Plan Template
    Topic C: Share Resources
    Topic D: Link Project Plans
Contact Hours
Industry Standard, State, or National Certification
CE to CU Articulation
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