MS Project Training

1 full day  |  .7 CEUs l 7 PDUs
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This MS Project training demonstrates key tools for Project Managers who are new and/or need a refresher to using the MS Project 2010 software application. Learn the basics along with tips and tricks for leading and influencing your team towards running faster, better and leaner projects. See how to easily turn project objectives into tasks and use the software to schedule, track and report on projects.

Participants will use MS Project to take a project through the PM Life-Cycle based on business concepts as well as those from the world renowned Project Management Institute. Understanding how to create an effective work breakdown structure for easier understanding and management are key facets of this training. Fun, hands-on exercises are used to illustrate how to create real projects in the real world.

*A laptop with MS Project 2010 loaded onto it is required for this class. If you cannot bring one, a laptop with a trial version of the software will be provided for your use during class.



Program Description

Participants will learn to:

~ Utilize MS Project software to schedule a project
~ Manage a project from conception to close-out
~ Keep a project on schedule and on budget
~ Create a Work Breakdown Structure using MS Project software
~ Identify and manage project milestones
~ Schedule and control projects to maintain scheudule and budget requirements
~ Create a project baseline to track performance to plan
~ Create and present status reports at varying levels of detail
~ Create custom reports and filters
~ Use Earned Value reporting methods

Learning Outcomes

Participants will use MS Project to take a project through the PM Life-Cycle based on business concepts as well as those from the world renowned Project Management Institute. Understanding how to create an effective work breakdown structure for easier understanding and management are key facets of this training.

Audience

This program is designed for potential Project Managers, PMO Analysts, those looking for additional MS Project training, anyone who leads or plans to lead projects.


Program Dates / Locations

While this course is not scheduled at this time, any of the executive education programs offered by the Hudson Center of Entrepreneurship and Executive Education (HCEEE) can be delivered to your organization either in our classroom or at your location. Please contact us for more information.

Program Fee

Fee of $495 includes tuition and instructional materials.

Comments From Past Participants

"Good foundation for getting started with MS Project 2012. If you are new to MSP, this is a good introduction."
William Anderson, Principal Management | Upward Solutions LLC

"This is a great class, well prepared and caters to real life scenarios."
Clyde Larman, President | CWL Consulting, LLC

Course Customization

Using core programs, we can customize the material to fit your corporate training needs. With our extensive resources and program facilitators, we will design a program that is tailored to fit your specified objectives and requirements.


Substitution, Cancellation, Fee and Transfer Policies

We realize that occasionally you need to cancel your registration. You can substitute another individual in your place at any time prior to the first day of a program.

If you wish to receive a credit toward a future program: we will allow you to transfer you registration to a future date of the same program you are enrolled in currently, provided we receive written notice two weeks prior to the start date of the class you are currently registered in. You are permitted to re-register only one time.

If you wish to receive a refund: written cancellations received 30 calendar days before a program begins will be issued a full refund, less a $150.00 processing fee; written cancellations received 6 to 29 calendar days prior to the start of a program will get 50 percent of the registration fee refunded. We apologize but we cannot provide a refund if we receive your written cancellation in five or fewer business days prior to the start of the program.

In the event of non-payment, the responsibility for any fees incurred in collecting the payment is the responsibility of the customer.

Fees and dates are subject to change without notice.


Contact Information

For additional program information, please contact us at:

Hudson Center of Entrepreneurship and Executive Education
H. Wayne Huizenga School of Business and Entrepreneurship
Nova Southeastern University
3301 College Avenue, Carl DeSantis Building, Suite 2088
Fort Lauderdale-Davie, FL 33314
Tel: 954.262.5137
Toll Free: 800.672.7223, ext. 25137
Fax: 954.262.3188
E-mail: execed@huizenga.nova.edu

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    Program Staff

    Janet Goldstein, Director, Hudson Center of Entrepreneurship and Executive Education | goldjan@huizenga.nova.edu
    Niemah Butler, Course Curriculum Specialist | niemah@huizenga.nova.edu
    Brian Morgan, Business Development Specialist | briamorg@huizenga.nova.edu
    Christine Belyeu, Administrative Assistant II | cmartinez@nova.edu