173-MS: Scheduling with Project Web App (Onsite)

2013 Courses

173-MS: Scheduling with Project Web App 

This one-day instructor-led course provides students with the knowledge and skills to use Microsoft® Project Web App to create and manage project plans. This class is intended for project managers who are responsible for planning, staffing and executing project plans utilizing Microsoft® Project Server 2013 or Microsoft® Project Online. A course manual is provided in addition to labs and class exercises.

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Cost: $400

Duration: 1 Day

PDUs: 8.0, Talent Triangle: Technical 8PMI Talent Triangle

Requirements / Prerequisites:
Students must bring a laptop to this course.  The laptop must have Internet Explorer 11 or higher installed, Microsoft® Project does not need to be installed.

Intended Audience:

This 1-day course is designed for:

  • Project managers who are responsible for planning, staffing, and executing project plans in a Microsoft® Project Server 2013 or Project Online environment
  • Project managers who primarily use Microsoft® Project to manage project schedules but want to understand and may occasionally also use the web-based schedule management capabilities
  • Managers of project schedules who do not have Microsoft® Project installed and want to edit project schedules completely via the web (Project Web App)
  • Team leads who need to make minor adjustments to project schedules via the web (Project Web App)

Course Objectives:
In this course, students will learn how to:

  • Describe the enterprise architecture and roles
  • Navigate Project Web App (PWA)
  • Take ownership of a web-based project plan in PWA
  • Create the work breakdown structure
  • Edit data within Project Detail Pages
  • Save, publish and check in projects
  • Apply and manage a resource plan
  • Staff the plan and assign resources to project tasks
  • Accept task updates through PWA
  • Optimize the plan and close out tasks
  • Collaborate on issues, risks and documents using SharePoint