AudienceThis course is designed for individuals interested in learning the skills necessary to use Project 2013 to create, maintain and engage in basic management of a project plan and to share the project plan with others for review or approval.

This course helps individuals prepare for the Project 2013 Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Certification exam.

DescriptionUpon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:
  • Create a new project plan.
  • Manage time in a project plan.
  • Manage tasks in a project plan.
  • Manage resources in a project plan.
  • Share a project plan.

PrerequisitesTo ensure success, participants will need to be familiar with using personal computers, should have experience using a keyboard and mouse, and be familiar with Microsoft® Office Windows® user interface.

Suggested Class SizeMinimum 3
Maximum 12

Course LengthFull day

Table of ContentsLesson 1: Starting a Project
Topic A: Project Management 101
Topic B: Navigate and Customize the Project 2013 Interface
Topic C: Add Tasks to a Project
Topic D: Add Resources to a Project
Topic E: Save a Project

Lesson 2: Working with Project Calendars
Topic A: Manage Project Time Frames
Topic B: Change Working Time

Lesson 3: Working with Project Tasks
Topic A: Manage Project Tasks
Topic B: Add Summary Tasks and Milestones

Lesson 4: Working with Project Resources
Topic A: Manage Project Resources
Topic B: Allocate and Level Work Resources

Lesson 5: Delivering a Project Plan
Topic A: Print Project Views
Topic B: Share Projects
Topic C: Export Projects