Microsoft Project 2003 Advanced

About the course

Project Management is a system for managing tasks, resources and costs efficiently in order to reach a predetermined goal.

Managing projects successfully is a matter of keeping scope, schedules, resources and costs in balance. Microsoft Project 2003 is a powerful tool that enables you to manage projects more effectively. This course takes you step by step through the advanced tasks of Microsoft Project 2003.

You’ll learn how to

  • perform and create custom sorts
  • define WBS code masks
  • differentiate filter types
  • apply default filters and create custom filters
  • allocate material resources and view project costs
  • add tasks to existing projects and add new tasks to existing baselines
  • create an interim plan and view interim plan data
  • change folder options and save project files in other formats
  • display the 'Tracking Toolbar', use timephased fields and reschedule incomplete tasks
  • understand the use of e-mail workgroups and assign tasks by e-mail
  • update an existing task list and compose task progress requests
  • create a consolidated project, insert and link subprojects into master projects and edit subproject information
  • create interproject relationships

Modules

There are 16 modules in this course:

  • Sorting and Grouping
  • WBS and Outline Codes
  • Filtering
  • Material Resources and Baselines
  • Modifying Projects
  • Folder Options
  • Tracking Progress
  • Reporting
  • Import/Export Maps
  • Exporting from Project
  • Importing to Project
  • Working with Workgroups
  • Communicating Project Updates
  • File Routing and Notes
  • Project Consolidation
  • Working with Consolidated Files

Course features

  • Simulation training replicates the software you're learning, providing a realistic learning experience.
  • Learn how to perform tasks at your own pace and interactively by following easy step-by-step actions.
  • Reinforce your knowledge at the end of each lesson by completing interactive and multiple choice quiz questions.
  • Lessons can be completed within 30 minutes so you can do your training in bitesize pieces.
  • Bookmarking allows you to dip in and out, so you can learn whenever suits you.
  • Course navigation features allow you to jump directly to specific topics of interest quickly and easily.
  • Designed for people who require initial and refresher training activities.