Microsoft Project is a project management application, designed to assist project managers in developing a plan, assigning resources to tasks, tracking progress, managing the budget, and analysing workloads.

This course is designed to provide delegates with the introduction and intermediate-level operations of Microsoft Project. After completing this course, you will be familiar enough to use Microsoft Project on a day-to-day basis.


  • 01

    Microsoft Project Introduction

    • Step 1 - Planning a Project

    • Step 2A - Customising Microsoft Project

    • Step 2B - Customising a Project Calendar

    • Step 3 - Setting a Start or End Date

    • Step 4 - Data Entry and Producing Summary Tasks

    • Step 5A - Linking Tasks and Globally Linking Tasks

    • Step 5B Activity Demonstration - Horse Setup Project

    • Step 6A - Modifying Links in a Project

    • Step 6B - Challenge Activity

    • Step 6C - Challenge Activity Demonstration - Modifying Links

    • Step 7 - Entering Resources into Microsoft Project

    • Step 8 - Assigning Resources to Task

    • Step 9 - Displaying Project Costs in Microsoft Project

    • Step 10 - Setting a Baseline in Microsoft Project

    • Skill 1 - Constraints and Setting Constraints in Project

    • Skill 2 - Printing in Project - Controlling the Timescale

    • Skill 3 - Reporting in Microsoft Project


Richard Walters is one of NILC's senior level Microsoft Office trainer's and has more than a decade of experience in IT and Business Skills training. Richard has an advanced-level understanding of all Microsoft Office packages and specialises in Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio and Project.

Richard Walters

Senior Microsoft Application Instructor



  • When does the course start and finish?

    The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.

  • How long do I have access to the course?

    How does 1 years access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for 365 days - across any and all devices you own.

  • What if I am unhappy with the course?

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