Office Productivity Training – Microsoft Project 2013 Basic Series

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This course provides students with the basic features and functions of Microsoft Project 2013 so that you can use it effectively and efficiently in a real-world project management environment.

Course Modules:

Module 01: Starting a Project

(Duration: 1h 18m )

  1. Workbook
  2. Topic A: Project Management 101
  3. Project
  4. Project Management
  5. Project Management Processes
  6. Project Management Processes Map
  7. Project Management Knowledge Areas
  8. Triple Constraint
  9. Sponsors and Stakeholders
  10. Topic B: Navigate and Customize the Project 2013 Interface
  11. The Start Screen
  12. Methods for Creating New Projects
  13. Project Templates
  14. Gantt Chart View
  15. The View Bar
  16. The Quick Access Toolbar
  17. The Ribbon
  18. The Backstage View
  19. The Timeline
  20. The Status Bar
  21. Demo 1-1: Navigating and Customizing the Project 2013 Interface
  22. Topic C: Add Tasks to a Project
  23. Project Tasks
  24. Manually Scheduled vs. Auto Scheduled Tasks
  25. Task Information Dialog Box
  26. Task Durations
  27. Task Links
  28. Demo 1-2: Adding Tasks to a Project
  29. Topic D: Add Resources to a Project
  30. Project Resources
  31. Resource Sheet View
  32. Resource Information Dialog Box
  33. Demo 1-3: Adding a Resource to a Project
  34. Topic E: Save a Project
  35. The Save As Screen
  36. Demo 1-4: Saving Your Project
  37. Unit 01 Review
  38. Review Quiz (Number of attempts allowed: Unlimited)

Module 02: Working with Project Calendars

(Duration: 27 m)

  1. Workbook
  2. Topic A: Manage Project Time Frames
  3. The Project Information Dialog Box
  4. Project Start and Finish Dates
  5. Base Calendars
  6. Demo 2-1: Managing Project Time Frames
  7. Topic B: Change Working Time
  8. The Change Working Time Dialog Box
  9. The Legend
  10. Exceptions
  11. A Full-Day Exception
  12. Demo 2-2: Changing the Working Time for a Project
  13. Working Times Exception Details
  14. Exception Recurrence Pattern
  15. Unit 02 Review
  16. Review Quiz (Number of attempts allowed: Unlimited)

Module 03: Working with Project Tasks

(Duration: 58 m )

  1. Workbook
  2. Topic A: Manage Project Tasks
  3. Task Information Dialog Box
  4. General Task Information
  5. Predecessors Tab
  6. Dependency Types
  7. Resources Tab
  8. Advanced Tab
  9. Constraint Fields
  10. Task Notes
  11. Demo 3-1: Managing Project Tasks
  12. Topic B: Add Summary Tasks and Milestones
  13. Summary Tasks
  14. A Project Milestone
  15. Demo 3-2: Adding Summary Tasks and Milestones
  16. Unit 03 Review
  17. Review Quiz (Number of attempts allowed: Unlimited)

Module 04: Working with Project Resources

(Duration: 36 m)

  1. Workbook
  2. Topic A: Manage Project Resources
  3. Resource Information Dialog Box
  4. General Tab
  5. Costs Tab
  6. Notes Tab
  7. Demo 4-1: Managing Project Resources
  8. Topic B: Allocate and Level Work Resources
  9. Team Planner View
  10. Over-allocated Resources
  11. Leveling
  12. The Level Group
  13. Demo 4-2: Leveling Resources
  14. Unit 04 Review
  15. Review Quiz (Number of attempts allowed: Unlimited)

Module 05: Delivering a Project Plan

(Duration: 17 m )

  1. Workbook
  2. Topic A: Print Project Views
  3. The Print Screen
  4. Demo 5-1: Printing a Project View
  5. Topic B: Share Projects
  6. The Share Screen
  7. Sync with SharePoint
  8. Email a Project
  9. Topic C: Export Projects
  10. The Export Screen
  11. Exporting Options
  12. Demo 5-2: Exporting a Project
  13. Unit 05 Review
  14. Course Closure
  15. Review Quiz (Number of attempts allowed: Unlimited)

This course includes

  • On-demand video
  • 5 downloadable Pdf Workbooks
  • Unlimited time access (During Membership)
  • Access on mobile and Desktop
  • Certificate of Completion

Course Features Include:

  • Expert Lectures
    Learn on-demand from top instructors who are industry subject matter experts. Our highly certified expert instructors possess a superior understanding of the subject matter in their fields and have the ability to convey this knowledge in an effective, engaging, and professional manner to a wide audience.

  • Certificates of Completion
    Upon completion of a series of courses you can earn a certificate of completion from Career Academy. Certificates of Completion will display your full name, course completed, as well as the date of completion. Students have the ability to print this out or save it digitally to showcase your accomplishment.

  • PowerPoint Visuals:
    Many of the in-depth theories and processes discussed in our courses can be learned most efficiently through the detailed PowerPoint slides presented. These visuals are accompanied by an instructor voice-over to provide our students with a clear, efficient, and complete presentation of concepts.

  • Professional Development Activities
    Students are provided access to professional development activity files which allow for an individual to test out course theories and apply the knowledge they earned from the course.

  • Review Quizzes
    Once a course is completed, test your knowledge by taking our course review quiz! Students have the ability to retake any review quizzes as many times as they wish to ensure they understand the material or to improve upon their scores.

  • Mobile Access
    With our universal course player, you can learn from your computer, tablet as well as mobile devices. Keep up with your training on the go!

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