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Microsoft Project Advanced



The objective of this Microsoft Project training course is to be able to effectively use Microsoft Project advanced features to fine-tune MS Project templates and to choose what MS Project structure best suits your own company’s controlling and reporting needs.

Price €495 per person


  • Book a place on this course and pay with your credit card.14 August 2017 , 1 Day
  • Book a place on this course and pay with your credit card.25 October 2017 , 1 Day
  • Book a place on this course and pay with your credit card.08 December 2017 , 1 Day


This Microsoft Project Advanced training course is aimed at Project Managers and Project Coordinators involved in initial setting-up of and overall management of MS Project templates and files.




Course Outline
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Review of MS Project Basics
Review of Project Tasks
Task Dependencies
Lead & Lags
Task Types
Resource Assignment
Resource Over-Allocation
Setting Project Baselines
Update Task Progress

Splitting Tasks
Recurring Tasks
External predecessors and External
Hyperlinks to Web pages or related files/ folders

Setting multiple timelines
Start and end dates for timelines

Project Options
File, Change Default setting for MS Project
Format, Project Summary Task
Format, Show Outline numbers
Change the date format

Master Projects
Concept of Master Projects and when to use them
Insert projects into the Master Project
Linking to the Projects
Reports in a Master Project

Shared Resources
Why use Shared Resources
The Resource Pool
Creating a Resource File
Sharing Resources
Approval of Resources
Resource View Plan
Opening Projects that share resources
Using Reports that show resources across
Multiple projects
Resources over allocation

Custom Tables and Views
Creating a Table (Inserting / Hiding Columns)
Creating a View
Applying the Table to a View

Project Templates
What is a Project Template?
Creating a Template
Editing a Template
Using Templates

Project Organiser
Copying items from project to project
Copying items from project to template

Custom Filters
Creating a Filter
Filtering using calculations

Custom Reports
Creating a report
Changing layout and design

Custom Calculated Fields
Creating custom fields
Calculated custom fields

Headers / Footers and using Project Fields
In Headers & Footers
Compress Printing
Printing Layouts

Course Summary and Review
Recap of Topics Covered
Discuss Participants own Projects

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