126-MS: Project 2016 Level 2

2016 Courses

126-MS: Using Microsoft Project 2016 Level 2

This one-day instructor-led course is designed to build upon the student's knowledge of Microsoft Project 2016. Students will gain hands-on experience creating cross-project dependencies, baselining project plan data, creating custom fields, analyzing earned value, and creating reports.  It can be taken in conjunction with 116-MS: Fundamentals of Microsoft Project 2016 Level 1 or as a stand-alone course for students that have a basic understanding of Microsoft Project 2016. A course manual is provided in addition to labs and class exercises.

Reference Nr.:
126
Experience Level:
Beginner
Start Date Finish Date Sessions Capacity Location Price
Tue 08/07/2018 Tue 08/07/2018 15 Atlanta $ 400.00 Book now
Tue 09/11/2018 Tue 09/11/2018 15 Atlanta $ 400.00 Book now
Tue 10/09/2018 Tue 10/09/2018 15 Alpharetta $ 400.00 Book now
Tue 11/06/2018 Tue 11/06/2018 15 Atlanta $ 400.00 Book now

Cost: $400

Duration: 1 Day

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

Related Certification:
Certification Exam 70-348: Managing Projects and Portfolios with Microsoft PPM, Microsoft Specialist

Prerequisites:
116-MS: Fundamentals of Microsoft Project 2016 Level 1 or equivalent experience

Intended Audience:
This course is intended for:

  • Project managers, managers, schedulers, and other project stakeholders who have a basic understanding of Microsoft Project 2016
  • Project managers, managers, schedulers, and other project stakeholders who are responsible for planning, staffing and managing project plans utilizing Microsoft Project 2016 or Microsoft Project for Office 365
  • Individuals with a basic understanding of the key project management concepts and terminology found in Project Management Institute's A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide)

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

  • Link tasks between projects
  • Baseline a project
  • Create custom fields using lookup tables and formulas
  • Modify tasks in a project plan
  • Create a network diagram
  • Manage the critical path
  • Analyze earned value
  • Create new views
  • Format and share the timeline view
  • Utilize multiple timelines
  • Modify existing reports and dashboards