Project 2010 Essentials

Improve your understanding in the essentials of Project 2010…

Project 2010 has been completely redesigned, and we must say, we are pretty excited! Whether you’ve been using Project for years, or have not opened it yet, you will appreciate this course’s information on using the new interface. Of course, we will also work through the basics, including how to create projects, add tasks and resources, and customize your view.

Course delivery method: – online tutorial or 1-day corporate workshop
This Course is just 1 of the 43 in our ‘Skills, Strategies and Solutions Series’ of:

  • Online Tutorials
  • Corporate Training Programs – Soft Skills Collection

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Project 2010 Essentials Course Outline:

Module One: Getting Started

  • Icebreaker
  • Housekeeping Items
  • Pre-Assignment Review
  • Workshop Objectives
  • Action Plans and Evaluations

Module Two: Opening and Closing Project

  • Opening Project
  • Understanding the Interface
  • Using the Backstage View
  • Closing Project

Module Three: Working with Project Files

  • Creating a Project
  • Using Project Templates
  • Saving a Project
  • Opening and Closing Project Files

Module Four: Your First Project

  • About the Project Guide
  • Entering the Start Date for your Project
  • Setting the Project Calendar
  • Setting Holidays and Days Off
  • Defining the Units of Time (Days and Weeks)

Module Five: Adding Tasks

  • Understanding Key Terms
  • Entering Tasks
  • Viewing Task Information
  • Adding Notes to Tasks
  • Understanding Task Indicators
  • Understanding Error Checking

Module Six: Advanced Task Operations

  • Using Automatic vs. Manual Scheduling
  • Creating Summary Tasks
  • Creating Recurring Tasks
  • Changing the Order of Tasks
  • Deleting Tasks
  • Splitting a Task

Module Seven: Scheduling your Tasks

  • Linking Tasks
  • Unlinking Tasks
  • Adding Lags and Leads to Task Relationships
  • Setting Deadlines
  • Setting Constraints

Module Eight: Adding Resources

  • Understanding Resources
  • Creating a Work Resource
  • Creating a Material Resource
  • Viewing Resource Information
  • Modifying the Resource Calendar

Module Nine: Assigning Resources

  • Understanding the Relationship between Work, Duration and Units
  • Assigning a Single Resource
  • Assigning Multiple Resources
  • Changing a Resource Assignment
  • Leveling Resources

Module Ten: Customizing Your Project View

  • Important Task Views
  • Important Resource Views
  • Applying a Theme to the Project
  • Customizing the Gantt Chart with the Wizard
  • Customizing the Gantt Chart Manually
  • Formatting the Time Scale

Module Eleven: Finishing Your Project

  • Checking your Spelling
  • Using the Page Setup Dialog Box
  • Printing a Project View
  • E-mailing a Project

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

  • Words from the Wise
  • Parking Lot
  • Action Plans and Evaluations

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Online Prerequisites

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  • Google Chrome or Firefox 10+
  • Internet Connection
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