Project 2013 Video Tutorial Course

CareerVision Training

£ 75 - (Rs 6,142)
VAT incl.

Important information

  • Training
  • Beginner
  • Distance learning
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• Format: DVD-ROM
• Duration: 9.25 Hours (105 lessons)
• Instructor: Guy Vaccaro
• Platform: Windows PC or Mac
• Date Released 27-03-2013


In this training course for Microsoft Project 2013, seasoned trainer Guy Vaccaro teaches you how to manage your tasks of any size and description. Designed to assist project managers in organizing their plans, assigning and tracking tasks, managing budgets and analyzing workloads, Microsoft Project is the go-to project management software. Guy will teach you how to utilize the features available to you to their fullest advantage for your project management needs.

You start with a quick tour of the Project interface to get familiar with the location of the tools you will be using.

Important information

Requirements: This is a DVD Video Tutorial Course which is shipped to you. Work through the video tutorials at your own pace. If you have the software you can practice along with the instructor using the same exercise files as the instructor which are included on the DVD. The narrated training videos demonstrate the key tools and professional techniques helping you to work faster and smarter. All the concepts of each application are explained clearly and precisely. The DVD works on PC and Mac. You can jump to and from lessons and work at your own pace.


Where and when

Starts Location
Distance Learning

What you'll learn on the course

Project management tools
Project Management Software
Gantt Charts
Automate Tasks

Course programme

01. Getting Started
0101 What Is A Project And How Can Project 2013 Help
0102 Exploring A Sample Project File
0103 The Project 2013 Interface
0104 About The Author
0105 How To Use The Working Files
0106 New Office Apps For Project 2013
02. Creating Your Own Project
0201 Creating A New Project File
0202 Entering Project Information And Properties
0203 Using One Of The Project Templates
03. Project Tasks
0301 Adding Tasks With Duration Options
0302 Organizing Tasks Into Logical Groups
0303 Moving And Deleting Tasks
0304 Making A Task Inactive
0305 Milestones And Estimated Tasks
0306 Changing The Task Priority
0307 Adding Extra Notes And Attachments To Tasks
0308 The Project Summary Task
0309 Methods Of Linking The Tasks
0310 The Four Different Task Link Types
0311 Adding A Lag And Exploring Elapsed Time
0312 Spellcheck And Format The Task Pane
0313 Find And Replace Text In The Task Pane
04. Working With A Project File
0401 Navigating To A Date Or Task
0402 Changing The Date Zoom In The Gantt Chart
0403 Sorting Tasks
0404 Filtering Tasks And Filtering Options
0405 Grouping Tasks Into Logical Groups
0406 Highlighting Tasks Of Importance
0407 Deadline Constraints
0408 Exploring Constraint Types
0409 Investigating Calendar And Network Diagram Views
0410 Making Use Of The Task Inspector
0411 Determining The Critical Path
05. Resourcing Your Project
0501 The Resource Types Available
0502 Adding A Material Resource Type
0503 Adding A Work Resource Type
0504 Adding A Cost Resource Type
0505 Assigning Resources To Tasks
0506 Task Types And Their Effect On Assigning Work Resources
0507 Multiple Resource Assignment To Multiple Tasks
0508 Adding Fixed Costs To A Project
0509 Using Split View To Dig Deeper Into A Project
0510 Options For Dealing With Resource Overallocation
0511 Adding Overtime Into A Task
0512 Applying Resource Levelling
06. Calendar And Working Time
0601 The Working Time Defaults
0602 Viewing And Amending The Standard Calendar
0603 Amending Work Resource Calendars
0604 Creating Recurring Absence Patterns
0605 Creating And Assigning A Custom Calendar
0606 Assigning A Calendar Directly To A Task
0607 Making Your Custom Calendars Available To Other Projects
07. The Timeline
0701 Display Or Hide The Timeline And Add Or Remove Tasks
0702 Filter Displayed Tasks And Use Of The Callout Task
0703 Zoom And Pan In Or Out
0704 Editing Date And Text Formatting
0705 Exporting The Timeline To Other Programs
08. Tracking Your Project
0801 Moving The Project Start Date And Save The Baseline
0802 Changing The Current Date And Format The Current Date Line
0803 Updating Individual Task Progression
0804 Updating Multiple Task Progression
0805 Tracking Gantt View For Monitoring Progress
0806 Manually Splitting Tasks
09. Reporting Progress
0901 Printing Setup For Gantt Charts
0902 Choosing One Of The New Project Reports
0903 Creating Your Own Chart Report
0904 Creating A New Report From Nothing
0905 Copying Reports Between Projects And Deleting Reports
0906 Exporting New Reports To PDF
0907 Using The Visual Reports Export Option
0908 Exporting Project Data To Excel
10. The Master Report
1001 Why Have A Master Project?
1002 How To Create And Use The Master
1003 Creating Links Between Sub Projects
1004 Creating A Resource Pool
1005 Using The Resource Pool In Multiple Projects
1006 Keeping The Resource Pool Updated
11. Recurring Tasks
1101 Recurring Tasks In Action
1102 Editing And Removing Recurring Tasks
12. WBS Codes
1201 What Is WBS?
1202 Creating And Using Your Own WBS Code
13. Global Template And Global Settings
1301 The Global Template Explained
1302 The Organizer
1303 Create And Customize Your Own Gantt Chart View
1304 Creating A Custom Table
1305 Making Your Custom Elements Available Through The Global Template
14. Advanced Customization Of The Gantt Charts
1401 Altering Text Displayed Next To The Task Bar
1402 Creating A New Style Of Task Bar
1403 Adding A Custom Field
1404 Custom Field With A Lookup List
1405 Using Formulas In Custom Fields
1406 Using Graphical Indicators In Custom Fields
1407 Bar Styles And Custom Fields Working Together
1408 Adding Drawn Shapes To A Gantt Chart
1409 Making Custom Fields Available To All Projects
15. Automating Tasks With Macros And Customized Ribbons
1501 What Is A Macro?
1502 Creating And Running A Macro
1503 Adding A Keyboard Shortcut To Trigger A Macro
1504 Editing And Deleting Macros
1505 Macro Security Settings
1506 Using Ribbon Icons To Trigger Macros
1507 Reseting A Project Using A Useful Macro
1508 Adding An Are You Sure Step To Macros
1509 Customizing The Quick Access Toolbar
16. Conclusion
1601 Final Thoughts