Welcome to Microsoft Project 2019/2021 (On-Premise or Online Editions): Part 2 . This course is designed to familiarize you with some of the advanced features and functions of Microsoft Project so you can use it effectively and efficiently in a real-world environment. In Microsoft Project 2019/2021 (On-Premise or Online Editions): Part 1 , you learned the basic features of Microsoft Project during the planning phase of a project. This course covers the advanced knowledge and skills a project manager needs to update a project plan in Project during the execution, monitoring, and controlling phases of a project. In other words, once your project plan is approved by the project sponsor, this course will enable you to manage the project so that it is completed on time, within budget, and according to scope. Note : This course is for anyone who has Project on the desktop, regardless of whether they purchased an “on-premise” edition or subscribed to a “cloud-based” (online) edition. Most project managers and project team members use the desktop application, so that is the main focus of this course. The main features of the online app are presented in an appendix.
To ensure your success in this course, you should have basic project management knowledge and skills. Additionally, you should be able to create a new project plan, manage time in a project plan, manage tasks in a project plan, manage resources in a project plan, and share a project plan using Microsoft Project. The following course can help you in meeting this requirement: Microsoft Project 2019/2021: Part 1. You should also have basic knowledge and skills for using any current Windows operating system—preferably Windows 10—and Microsoft® Office. The following courses can help you meet this requirement:
- Using Microsoft Windows 10 (Second Edition)
- Microsoft Office Word: Part 1 (any current version)
- Microsoft Office Excel: Part 1 (any current version)
- Microsoft Office PowerPoint: Part 1 (any current version)
1 Day/Lecture & Lab
This course is designed for a person with an understanding of project management concepts and who is responsible for creating and maintaining project plans. Target students will be looking to acquire the advanced knowledge and skills needed to update a project plan in Microsoft Project during the execution, monitoring, and controlling phases of a project.
- Updating a Project Plan
- Viewing Project Progress
- Reporting on Project Progress
- Reusing Project Plan Information
- Working with Multiple Projects
- Appendix A: Exploring Project Management in the Cloud