Microsoft Project 2013 Beginners


Duration:10 hrs

What you’ll learn

  • How to use the core features of Microsoft Project 2013
  • How to manage tasks and project timelines
  • How to track project costs, including dealing with levelling and resource over-allocations
  • How to strategize with your team using Lync 2010 to collaborate on projects
  • How to distribute timelines and other project reports with SkyDrive and other Microsoft programs


Course Overview

Microsoft Project is the Microsoft Corporation’s project management software. Since it’s development MS Project has become one of the most widely used project management applications in existence. It provides assistance to project managers and coordinators by organizing plans, resources, tasks, budgets, workloads and much more, all while keeping track of a project’s overall progress from start to finish. By taking this Beginners course, you’ll get a detailed grounding in MS Project and enhance your Project Management capabilities.

Target Audience

Project Managers, aspiring Project Managers

Learning Objectives

In this course you will:

  • Navigate project calendars, timelines and critical paths
  • Set-up tasks and dependencies between them, including lag and lead times
  • Explore project costs, leveling, and how to resolve resource over-allocations
  • Get useful techniques for tracing task paths to simplify unruly Gantt charts
  • See how to set-up baselines and interim plans
  • Strategize with your team in Lync 2010 and implement security measures
  • Distribute timelines and reports for online meetings as you export your data to other Microsoft programs and the cloud with SkyDrive

Created By: Simon Sez IT