The overall aim of this course is to train participants on the use of MS Project software and enable them to discover all its features. Additionally, participants will be able to develop project plans and calendars, customize different charts, views and tables. The course also aims at training participants on different project related techniques such as resources assignments and leveling, tracking progress and consolidating project plans.
The course relies heavily on hands-on training using Microsoft Project software. The methods used will also include a mix of interactive techniques; brief presentations by the consultant and the participants, group exercises and discussions.
Project schedulers, project planners, project coordinators, project managers, members of project office and anyone interested in project management. This course is worth 30 PDUs.
This course relies on hands-on training on MS Project. Laptops will be made available by Meirc for the duration of the training. In addition, the book 'Microsoft Project 2013: Step By Step' will be distributed at the course, in hard and electronic copies.
Project Management Institute (PMI)® : Meirc is designated as a Registered Educational Provider (R.E.P.) with the Project Management Institute (PMI)®. As a result, Meirc is authorized to issue Category Three Professional Development Units (PDU) that can be used for the authorization to take the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification exam and for maintaining the PMP credentials.