2016 Microsoft Project, <br>Power Learning

2016 Microsoft Project,
Power Learning

$999.00, 2 people for $1,900.00, 3 people for $2,600.00, 4 people for $3,200.00, 5 people for $3,500.00
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Microsoft Project Power Learning in DC, or Bellevue WA or via Live Video Conference. You will need your own laptop with Microsoft Project installed in order to take this training. We teach the current Version. If you are inquiring regarding older versions for your organization, please call us at 360-584-8614. Our DC location is close to Maryland and Virginia). Redline Metro comes right into the building on week days and across the road on weekends and weekdays. Blueline, Orangeline and Silver Metros are close by. If you are taking the Metro bus from Seattle or Bellevue, there's a bus stop at the bottom of 156th Ave NE just near the cross street of 20th NE/ Northup. Current Microsoft Project Version: 16. This class aligns to the content of Microsoft Project 2016 currently. Skill to be obtained: Understanding Microsoft Project in order to manage and track a project. Tools You Will Need: Your Laptop. Also download Microsoft Project onto your laptop a day or two before coming to class so you still have most of the 30 day free trial offer period for practice. This class is power learning focused, not exam focused, therefore Microsoft Project exam prep is not relevant. The Microsoft Certification is called, Managing Projects with Microsoft Project. This class is not preparation for the Microsoft Certification. It is preparation for you to gain hands-on knowledge and practice.

PDU #: MSPROJ13-1A – Currently used. This PDU is being changed soon to MSPROJ. See PDU Details Below if you are updating your certifications. PMP® PDUs - 14 hours for credential holders. All training is taught by PMP® Trainers.

Class Objectives:

(1) The Objective of this class is to cover what most employers want you to be able to do when they want you to use Microsoft Project.

(2) Increase the trainee's confidence and capability

Instructor & Class Designer: Mo Haque, MSEE, PMP. He has the reputation for being one of the best Microsoft Project trainers in the industry. This instructor is incredible and you won't get a better Microsoft Project Training. Training is guaranteed to run at the time of purchase. If you see a "call first" in the menu please call first to make sure the training is still available.

Audience: Those who have formal project experience and / or 3 to 4 days of project management training and want to add Microsoft Project as a power skill for managing projects. You will understand more about this class after you have taken an industry best practices project management class that was advanced enough to cover EVM and PND. This class is focused on mastering the tool, not on certification. Most people who take Microsoft Project have completed the PMP Certification Training first.

Date and Time: See the menu above the "add to cart" button.

How to purchase the class: Click on the down arrow, then click on the dates you want, then click on "add to cart" and follow the menus. It is advisable to plan at least 3 weeks in advance. Classes with available seats are all shown. If you want the class, purchase it now. If you have purchased the class; it won’t be cancelled. Your class is guaranteed to run at the time of purchase. So, to get the dates you want, let us know you're awaiting organizational approval and we will hold the dates for you, or purchase the class earlier to get the dates you want.

If you prefer, call Nereda Haque, PMP at 360-584-8614 to schedule your class or if you have any questions.

Training Locations & Methods:

(1) SmartPath LLC - 2018 156th Ave NE, Bellevue, WA. Click here for Directions training in Bellevue WA 98007.

(2) SmartPath LLC - 100 W Big Beaver Rd, Suite 200, Troy, MI 48084. We're in the Liberty Building, right next door to Marriott.

(2) SmartPath LLC - 1050 Connecticut Ave NW, 5th Floor, Suite 500 (Corner of L Street), Washington, DC 20036. Click here for directions and DC Metro & Parking Information & Instructions. The parking fee fluctuates and is about $14 per day.

(3) Live Video Conference using your laptop: Please register for class 4 to 5 business days in advance so we can send your materials out priority mail. Thanks so much.

What The Class Covers


• Why Use MS Project?
• Overview of Class Objectives & How MS Project Can Help You Manage & Track Your Projects

1. Brief Overview of Enterprise Process Management

2. Moving Around MS Project

• Ribbon
• Gantt Chart
• Timelines
• Templates
• Importing Plans from Excel

3. Key Options & Settings You Will Need to Know

• Manual & Automatic Scheduling
• Project Summary Tasks & Outline Number
• Scheduling Approaches

4. Working with Calendars

• Creating
• Controlling
• Start & End Dates

5. Communication Management Using MS Project Reporting

6. Real Time Project Development

You will be given details of a Project that you will work in this class. With this information you will Create WBS for this Project. You will cover:

• Milestones
• Tasks
• Columns
• Outlining Tools
• Managing WBS
• WBS coding Tool

7. Durations:

• Estimate Duration or Work
• Entering Duration or Work
• Tools & Techniques used here
• Schedule Baseline

8. Critical Path, Network Diagrams & Dependencies As Well As Critical Chain

Lead, Lags, Float, Slack

9. Resources & Costs

• Assigning Resources & Costs
• Resource Calendars
• Resource Leveling
• Applying Tools & Techniques
• Cost Performance Baseline

10. Calculation Engine & Scheduling

Automatic versus manual

11. EVM & TCPI – Management / Calculation/ Customization/ Instantaneous Reporting

• Building custom tables
• Schedule Variance
• Cost Variance
• Schedule Index
• Cost Index
• Variance Analysis

12. Overview of Report Types & Updating Project Documents

You Will Receive

• Class Materials
• 14 hours of Power Learn Project Management Experience
• Certificate of Completion
• Free Coffee, Tea, Hot Chocolate if you are onsite
• Great Instruction!

Testimonial: "Mo gives examples that are easy to remember and it is worth attending his class." P.A., PMP

PDU Details - 35 PDUs : T = Technical for the certification; L = Leadership; S = Strategic. For TLS breakdown:

PMP®/PgMP® PDUs: T/L/S: 12/1/1
PMI-ACP®: T/L/S: 2/1/1
PfMP®: T/L/S: 12/1/1
PMI-PBA®: T/L/S: 12/1/1 PMI-SP®: T/L/S: 12/1/1 PMI-RMP®: T/L/S: 6/1/1
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