Microsoft Project 2007 Introduction

About this course

This course is a comprehensive introduction to Project 2007, Microsoft’s project management program. It provides a range of tools and features to help people working on projects produce detailed schedules, track dependencies and deliver projects on-brief, on-time and on-budget.

Microsoft Project 2007 can help to improve planning for single events to complex relocations or product launches. Efficient project management can make a significant contribution to the success of any business. This course takes you though the core tasks of Microsoft Project 2007.

You’ll learn how to

  • open Microsoft Project 2007
  • navigate the Help Screens
  • identify Screen Components
  • use and tailor menus and work with Toolbars
  • navigate the project guide
  • create new projects and set project information
  • create projects from templates
  • enter tasks and subtasks
  • enter task durations and identify task types
  • distinguish dependency types, create and edit dependencies
  • understand constraint types, apply a constraint and set a task deadline
  • understand and use different project views
  • use the Gantt Chart Wizard and understand formatting precedence

Modules

There are 17 modules in this course:

  • Starting Project and Help Options
  • Screen Components
  • Project Information
  • Working with Projects
  • Working with Tasks
  • Durations and Calendars
  • Dependencies
  • Constraints and Deadlines
  • Work Resources
  • Sheet and Form Views
  • Chart and Rollup Views
  • Combination and PERT Views
  • Formatting Gantt Bars
  • Formatting the Network Diagram
  • Calendar Formatting
  • Other Formatting Options
  • Using Graphics

Course features

  • Simulation training replicates the software you are 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.
  • Assess your skills at any time by undertaking the Course Test.
  • Lessons can be completed within 30 minutes so training can be undertaken in “bite” size pieces.
  • Bookmarking allows you to learn in multiple training sessions.
  • 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.
  • Available on-line 24 hours a day.
  • Version for Mobile Devices.
  • Review course content with eBooks