Microsoft Project Resources & Reporting Introduction

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Price (ex vat): £300

    PrintDURATION: 1 day
    TIME: 09:00 to 16:00 GMT

    This course covers the finer details of Microsoft Project and will give you the confidence to use Microsoft Project on new or existing projects. It is recommended that you complete the introduction course first.

    About Microsoft Project Resources & Reporting Introduction

    Microsoft Project Resources and Reporting

    This Microsoft Project advanced course will focus on the finer points of the scheduling tool. The course builds on existing skills learnt during our one day introduction course and aims to foster confidence in developing, managing and reporting detailed elements of a project. It is structured but informal, with opportunities to ask questions throughout the course. There will be opportunities to discuss your projects.

    Is the course for you?

    This one day course is invaluable if you’ve used Microsoft Project before or you’ve completed the one day introduction course and now want to develop your skills further.

    Training options

    Join this scheduled course at our training centre at Lancaster Court near Fareham, Portsmouth and Southampton.
    Or, consider onsite training for groups: four delegates: £800 | six delegates: £900 | eight delegates: £1,000+VAT.

    Course Includes

    • Microsoft Training Manual
    • Post course training downloads
    • Course certificate


    • Provide and manage a polished and detailed project plan.

    Course Objectives

    By the end of the course you will be able to:

    •  Manipulate Task Type and Effort Driven options for best results
    •  Set and adjust a working schedule to improve performance
    •  Resolve Resource conflicts using a range of techniques
    •  Update tasks and resources within available slack
    •  Manage project calendars
    •  Use the Organiser to simplify tasks

    Microsoft Project Resources and Reporting Content

    Task Types and Effort Driven options

    Fixed Duration, Fixed Work, Fixed Units, Effort and Non Effort Driven options

    Calendar Options

    Working with Calendars

    View Project Parameters

    Critical Path, Custom Tables, Custom Reports

    Set and adjust the schedule

    Resolve over allocated resources, Resolve scheduling conflicts, Manipulate the schedule for best return. Control all changes associated Task Duration, Resources, Work and Costs.

    Save Baselines and Interim Plans

    Using baseline data to measure and report progress.

    Track and Update tasks

    Track and update all aspects of the project to reflect actual progress.

    Identify Slippage and Slack

    Work with slippage and slack. Views, tables and Reports.

    Manage the Organiser

    Set default Calendars for future projects.

    Aim & Objectives

    Course Content

    Video Testimonials

    Client Testimonials