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Microsoft Project - Part 2 (PJ2)

  • Length 1 day
  • Price  NZD 795 exc GST
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Why study this course

This course is designed to familiarise you with the advanced features and functions of Microsoft Project so that you can use it effectively and efficiently in a real-world environment.

This course is designed for students with an understanding of project management concepts who are responsible for creating and maintaining project plans. You'll acquire the advanced knowledge and skills to update a project plan in Microsoft Project during the execution, monitoring, and controlling phases of a project.

The course consists of formal instruction with plenty of opportunity for hands-on practice. There is also time allowed to cover specific areas of interest for the participants.

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What you’ll learn

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Update a project plan to reflect progress as you execute the project

  • Monitor project progress in the project plan

  • Adjust the project plan to control constraints

  • Create project reports to share a project’s status

  • Customise project settings and share customisation with other projects

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Who is the course for?

This course is for anyone who wants to increase their knowledge and skills to update project plans in Microsoft Project during the execution, monitoring, and controlling phases of a project.

Course subjects

Executing a Project

  • Enter Task Progress

  • Update Task Progress with SharePoint

  • Update Work

  • Update Costs

Monitoring Project Progress

  • View Project Progress

  • Add Custom Fields

  • Create Custom Views

  • Create a Network Diagram

  • Analyse a Project Plan

Controlling a Project Plan

  • Edit the Task List

  • Reschedule Tasks

  • Update a Baseline

Reporting on Progress

  • Format and Share a Chart View

  • View Existing Reports

  • Create Custom Reports

  • Create a Visual Report

Customising the Application 

  • Change Project Options

  • Create a Project Plan Template

  • Share Resources

  • Link Project Plans


To maximise your success in this course, you should have basic project management knowledge and skills.

You should also have completed Microsoft Project - Part 1 or possess the equivalent knowledge and skills.

Terms & Conditions

The supply of this course by Lumify Work is governed by the booking terms and conditions. Please read the terms and conditions carefully before enrolling in this course, as enrolment in the course is conditional on acceptance of these terms and conditions.

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