Microsoft Project Level 1

Course Length

1 Day (Typically 9AM - 4PM with a 1 Hour lunch)

Course Objective

You will create and manage a project with Microsoft Project

Target Student

This course is designed for a person who has an understanding of project management concepts, who is responsible for creating and modifying project plans, and who needs a tool to manage projects


Students enrolling in this class should have a general introductory-level understanding of project management concepts.

Delivery Model

Instructor led, group-paced, classroom-delivery learning model with structured hands-on activities.

Course Outline

The Fundamentals
Planning the Project
Understanding the Project Screen
Create a New Project
Select the Project Scheduling Date
Creating a New Calendar
Adjust Working Hours and Days
Enter the Task List
Enter Tasks
Enter Task Duration
Enter a Milestone
Organize Tasks into Phases
Link and Unlink Tasks
Edit Task Links
Creating Recurring Tasks
Task Notes
Enter and Assign Resources
Entering People, Equipment and Material Resources
Adjusting Resource Work Schedules
Understand Effort Driven Scheduling
Assign Resources to Tasks
Working with Tasks
Overlap Tasks
Delay Tasks
Task Constraints and Deadlines
Split Tasks
Update Project Progress
Saving a Baseline Plan
Updating a Project
Viewing the Project

View the Critical Path
Identify Resource Overallocation

Also Includes

  • Courseware book for each student.
  • Certificate of completion.