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Managing Projects using Microsoft Project 2010 Desktop

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Managing Projects using Microsoft Project 2010 Desktop
The goal of this three-day instructor-led course is to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively manage projects using Microsoft Project 2010 desktop.
Please contact your Learning Partner in order to take this course
Author: MVP-Press, Ellen Lehnert, Rolly Perreaux

Course Duration: 3 Days

SATV: No

About This Course

The goal of this three-day instructor-led course is to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively manage projects using Microsoft Project 2010 desktop.

Audience Profile

This course is intended for Project Managers, Project Schedulers, Managers, Supervisors, Team Leads and other people responsible for managing projects. These individuals are involved in or responsible for scheduling, estimating, coordinating, controlling, budgeting and staffing of projects and supporting other users of Microsoft Project 2010. Typical products and technologies that are used include Microsoft Project 2010, Microsoft Excel 2010 and Microsoft SharePoint Server

At Course Completion

  • Explain the new user interface of Microsoft Project 2010.
  • Initialize Microsoft Project settings.
  • Create a Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)
  • Create task relationships in a project schedule.
  • Configure advanced task information and use the Task Inspector.
  • Create and manage resources.
  • Assign and level work resources.
  • Review and finalize the project schedule.
  • Track and update project schedules.
  • Customize Project 2010 features.
  • Communicate project information in your organization.
  • Manage multiple projects and resource pools.