Project 2013 Foundation Training Materials

Course Outline | Customisable Microsoft Office 2013 Training Materials

FIRST STEPS USING PROJECT 2013

  • What is Microsoft Project 2013?
  • The opening Project 2013 screen
  • Project help screen
  • Help videos

USING PROJECT 2013

  • The Project 2013 screen
  • The ribbon
  • Closing Microsoft Project
  • Opening an existing Project document
  • Changing Project views
  • Using templates
  • Closing the current Project document

SETTING UP A PROJECT

  • Editing your Project file properties
  • Inputting start and finish dates
  • Selecting a Project calendar type
  • Making a new calendar
  • Applying a customised calendar
  • Saving a Project
  • Setting up currency within Microsoft Project

TASKS, NOTES & MILESTONES

  • What are tasks?
  • Entering tasks
  • Entering subtasks
  • Entering task durations
  • Creating a summary task
  • Recurring tasks
  • Task notes
  • Milestones

MANIPULATING TASKS & CONSTRAINTS

  • What are constraints?
  • Adding constraints
  • Editing tasks
  • Deleting tasks
  • Moving tasks

Project 2013 DEPENDENCIES

  • What are dependencies?
  • Finish-to-start (fs) dependencies
  • Start-to-start (ss) dependencies
  • Start-to-finish (sf) dependencies

PROJECT 2013 RESOURCES

  • What are resources?
  • Creating a resource list
  • Working time
  • Rates
  • Resource notes
  • Assigning resources
  • Views & split windows
  • What are Microsoft Project views?
  • Changing views
  • Gantt chart view
  • Calendar view
  • Network diagram view
  • Task usage view
  • Resource graph view
  • Resource sheet view
  • Resource usage view
  • Splitting the window

PRINTING & REPORTS

  • Viewing and printing reports
  • Using print preview
  • Page setup
  • Reports