Microsoft Project



This course is ideal for students who are accountable for managing, creating and updating projects. It is more beneficial for individuals who want to manage and report about project activities through the use of Microsoft project.

Course Description:
Microsoft Project is one of the most globally utilized software by executives, project managers and team members.It allows managers to analyze resources, budgets, timelines and measure progress. Certybox will help professionals manage time, tasks, people and resources effectively when completing a complex project. Upon successful completion, students will be able to use Microsoft Project to manage their projects, re-forecast their schedules, understand resource demand/capacity and report on key metrics.

A working knowledge of Microsoft Project and able to create a project plan. Specifically, students should be able to set up tasks in either mode, set up all types of resources, work with and create calendars, navigating to different views and understand critical path concept.

Course Curriculum:

  • Case Study 1 – Renovate the Space
  • Interface
  • Recurring Tasks
  • Set up for Creating Assignments

  • Creating Assignments
  • Creating Assignments continued
  • Leveling Resource Over-allocations
  • Critical Path and Baseline
  • Formatting and Reporting
  • Customizing Reports
  • Case Study 2 – Update to Renovate the Space
  • Start, Current & Status Dates
  • Mark Tasks on Track
  • Tables and Customizing Tables
  • Updated Reports
  • Adding work to your project
  • Adding tasks to a working Baseline and Task Notes
  • Case Study 3 – Scenario 1 Wedding Celebration
  • A different approach to planning
  • Constraints and Deadlines
  • Constraints and Deadlines continued
  • Custom Fields
  • Custom Fields – Formulas
  • Case Study 3 – Scenario 2 Survey Phase 1
  • Edit assignment on a Fixed Unit task
  • Edit assignment on a Fixed Duration task
  • Fixed Work Tasks, Task Form and Organizer
  • Custom Fields – Lookup Tables
  • Case Study 4 – Master Schedules and Resource Pools
  • Master Schedules
  • Resource Pools
  • Templates


  • It is important to ensure projects are on schedule, do not exceed the budget and are under control. The most efficient way to check the progress of various projects is by learning how to utilize Microsoft Project.
  • Get 35 Contact Hour Certificate
  • 3 Simulated Exams
  • Official PMBOK5® Guide – Fifth Edition*
  • 1 Year E-Learning Access
  • Mock Tests
  • Practice Sets