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Microsoft Project Courses - Intermediate

Learn how to manage your project’s cost and budget using MS Project.

Our Microsoft Project Intermediate course, includes assigning resources to a project, project progress tracking, project cost and working more productively with project views. You can build on this course with the Advanced level when it suits. View the full course outline below.

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Melbourne

Canberra

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Upcoming Courses:
Brisbane
Date
Course
City
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Tue 3-Mar-20
Project Intermediate
Brisbane
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Wed 22-Apr-20
Project Intermediate
Brisbane
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Wed 20-May-20
Project Intermediate
Brisbane
Scheduled
Sydney
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Course
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Thu 6-Feb-20
Project Intermediate
Sydney
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Wed 20-May-20
Project Intermediate
Sydney
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Parramatta
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Course
City
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Tue 4-Feb-20
Project Intermediate
Parramatta
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Tue 26-May-20
Project Intermediate
Parramatta
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Melbourne
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City
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Tue 3-Mar-20
Project Intermediate
Melbourne
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Wed 20-May-20
Project Intermediate
Melbourne
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Canberra
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Course
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Thu 13-Feb-20
Project Intermediate
Canberra
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Adelaide
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Thu 13-Feb-20
Project Intermediate
Adelaide
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Fri 29-May-20
Project Intermediate
Adelaide
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Perth
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Thu 19-Mar-20
Project Intermediate
Perth
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Tue 26-May-20
Project Intermediate
Perth
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Project Intermediate Course Details

Price
$440
Duration
1 day
Time
9am - 4pm ( approx )
Class Size (max)
10
Class Size (avg)
5
Reference Manuals
Provided
Training Computer
Provided
CPD Hours
6 hours
Address
Level 10, 333 Adelaide St, Brisbane QLD 4000
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Project Intermediate Course Details

Price
$440
Duration
1 day
Time
9am - 4pm ( approx )
Class Size (max)
10
Class Size (avg)
5
Reference Manuals
Provided
Training Computer
Provided
CPD Hours
6 hours
Address
Level 3, 37 Pitt Street, Sydney NSW 2000
microsoft_gold

Project Intermediate Course Details

Price
$440
Duration
1 day
Time
9am - 4pm ( approx )
Class Size (max)
10
Class Size (avg)
5
Reference Manuals
Provided
Training Computer
Provided
CPD Hours
6 hours
Address
Level 3, 90 Phillip Street, Parramatta NSW 2150
microsoft_gold

Project Intermediate Course Details

Price
$440
Duration
1 day
Time
9am - 4pm ( approx )
Class Size (max)
10
Class Size (avg)
5
Reference Manuals
Provided
Training Computer
Provided
CPD Hours
6 hours
Address
Level 3, 466 Little Lonsdale St, Melbourne VIC 3000
microsoft_gold

Project Intermediate Course Details

Price
$440
Duration
1 day
Time
9am - 4pm ( approx )
Class Size (max)
10
Class Size (avg)
5
Reference Manuals
Provided
Training Computer
Provided
CPD Hours
6 hours
Address
Ethos House, Level 1, 28 Ainslie Place, Canberra ACT 2601
microsoft_gold

Project Intermediate Course Details

Price
$440
Duration
1 day
Time
9am - 4pm ( approx )
Class Size (max)
10
Class Size (avg)
5
Reference Manuals
Provided
Training Computer
Provided
CPD Hours
6 hours
Address
Level 3, 97 Pirie Street, Adelaide SA 5000
microsoft_gold

Project Intermediate Course Details

Price
$440
Duration
1 day
Time
9am - 4pm ( approx )
Class Size (max)
10
Class Size (avg)
5
Reference Manuals
Provided
Training Computer
Provided
CPD Hours
6 hours
Address
Level 1, 140 St Georges Tce, Perth WA 6000
microsoft_gold

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What do I need to know to attend?

You should have completed the MS Project Beginner course or be familiar with the basics of Microsoft Project. The course is aimed at those familiar with MS Project but looking to learn how to get the most out of the in-built features.

Project Intermediate Learning Outcomes

 

  • use various techniques for levelling over allocation of resources
  • assign material resources in a project
  • assign and track costs within a project
  • apply constraints and deadlines to tasks in a project
  • track the progress of a project

 

  • print data from Gantt Charts in a variety of ways and presentations
  • print various aspects of a project
  • work more productively with project views
  • work with tables in Microsoft Project
  • work with some of the features that allow you to control your data
  • format projects to make them more appealing and relevant

Project Intermediate Course Content

  • Resource Levelling
  • Understanding Resource Levelling
  • Creating Resource Chaos
  • Tracking Down Over Allocations
  • Checking Resource Usage
  • Creating an Over Allocation Report
  • Fix 1 – Changing Work Effort
  • Understanding Overtime
  • Fix 2 – Assigning Overtime
  • Fix 3 – Hiring Contract Labour
  • Fix 4 – Switching Work Assignments
  • Fix 5 – Rescheduling Tasks

 

  • Assigning Materials
  • Assigning Fixed Material Consumption
  • Contouring Materials Usage
  • Adding More Material Assignments
  • Assigning Variable Usage Material
  • Adding to a Material Assignment
  • Checking Work for Materials

 

  • Costs
  • Understanding Project Costs
  • Reviewing Current Costs
  • Entering Variable Costs
  • Case Study Variable Costs
  • Assigning Daily Costs
  • Assigning Per Usage Costs
  • Assigning Fixed Costs
  • Assigning Material Costs
  • Using Another Cost Table
  • Applying a Different Cost Table
  • Changing Rates During a Project
  • Assigning Cost Resources
  • Viewing Project Costs

 

  • Constraints and Deadlines
  • Understanding Constraints and Deadlines
  • Reviewing Our Project
  • Adding a Constraint
  • Using Elapsed Time
  • Rescheduling Tasks
  • Creating a Deadline

 

  • Project Tracking
  • Creating a Baseline
  • Automatically Updating Tasks
  • Manually Updating Tasks
  • Entering Delayed Tasks
  • Tracking Actuals on a Gantt Chart
  • Using the Tracking Box
  • Viewing Task Slippage

 

  • Printing and Reporting
  • Printing a Gantt Chart
  • Printing Sheet Views
  • Printing Tasks for Resources
  • Printing Resources for Tasks

 

  • Project Views
  • Understanding Project Views
  • Working With the Standard Views
  • Creating Split Views
  • Creating a Custom View
  • Creating a Custom Combination View
  • Using Custom Views
  • Customising the View Menus
  • Saving an Existing View
  • Deleting Unwanted Views
  • Keeping New Views Local

 

  • Tables
  • Exploring Tables
  • Creating a New Table
  • Adding Fields Using Add New Column
  • Adding Fields Using Insert Column
  • Adding Simple Custom Fields
  • Formatting Table Fields
  • Creating a Simple Lookup Table
  • Using a Custom Table
  • Using a Hyperlink Field

 

  • Controlling Project Data
  • Understanding the Data Tools
  • Basic Data Highlighting
  • Highlighting Date Ranges
  • Highlighting a Range of Tasks
  • Highlighting Tasks With Specific Resources
  • More Highlight Filters
  • Applying Filters
  • Creating a Custom Filter
  • Using a Custom Filter
  • Editing Existing Filters
  • Deleting an Unwanted Filter
  • Grouping Tasks
  • Using AutoFilters

 

  • Formatting Projects
  • Understanding the Timescale
  • Changing Time Periods
  • Showing Tiers
  • Modifying Specific Tiers
  • Formatting for Non-Working Time
  • Changing Text Styles
  • Working With Gridlines
  • Displaying Progress Lines
  • Working With Progress Lines
  • Changing the Layout
  • Understanding Gantt Chart Bars
  • Changing Gantt Chart Styles
  • Changing Bar Text
  • Formatting Selected Bars
  • Changing Bar Styles

 

  • Printing Gantt Charts
  • Placing Printing Commands on the Ribbon
  • Using Print Preview
  • Setting Page Breaks
  • Printing Specific Dates and Pages
  • Printing Headers
  • Printing Footers
  • Working With the Legend
  • Getting the Right Report Fit
  • Exporting to PDF

 

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