MICROSOFT PROJECT E-CADEMY

IS A TRAINING COURSE AND REFERENCE BOOK ALL-IN-ONE!

Microsoft Project e-cademy is unique, in that it teaches you the ‘WHY’, along with the ‘HOW’ of building and managing schedules in Microsoft Project, using a best practices approach.

Combining e-learning with an e-book, Microsoft Project e-cademy provides education plus ongoing guidance to ensure that you have everything you need to be successful. Whether you are looking for training, a reference book, or both, you have come to the right place…

THE CONTENT IS ALWAYS UP TO DATE

As new functionality is released for Microsoft Project, updates will be made to the online content. Never again will you need to get the “latest version” of training courses or books.  Microsoft Project e-cademy will always include the latest version!   Additionally, new topics will be added based on input from you.

  • 300+ pages of content focusing on scheduling best practices and how to implement them in Microsoft Project.
  • Best practices handouts to print and use as handy reference guides.
  • Search capability for any topic that you want to review.

  • Videos that demonstrate the best practices and topics described in the content.
  • Aligns with the latest industry standards from the Project Management Institute (PMI®).
  • Developed by a core member of the international team that developed the PMI Practice Standard for Scheduling – 2nd Edition®
  • 18 PDUs upon completion

  • Hands-on exercises to reinforce key topics and functionality.
  • Full color screenshots and illustrations highlighting essential information.
  • Applicable for anyone using Microsoft Project Standard or Professional, versions 2016, 2013, or 2010.

FROM START TO FINISH

Microsoft Project e-cademy takes you through all of the phases and steps needed to build and manage dynamic schedules.

Lesson 1: Introduction to Project Management

Definitions and concepts critical to schedule development and management.

Lesson 2: Project Initiation

Includes creating projects, setting Project Options, and defining calendars.

Lesson 3: Project Planning

Defining your Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) and building your baseline schedule model.

Lesson 4: Project Planning – cont’d

Deep dive on CPM, analyzing paths, assigning and managing resources, and applying costs.

Lesson 5: Project Execution

Setting baselines and working with Master Projects.

Lesson 6: Project Monitoring and Control/Project Closeout

Includes performance measurement, schedule status, and Gantt, Timeline, and Dashboard reporting.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

The primary author, Bridget Fleming, has been working in project management and scheduling for over 30 years, and with Microsoft Project for more than 20 years. She ran a Microsoft Project and Project Server help desk for a Fortune 100 company for over 15 years.
Bridget served as core member of the international team that developed the PMI® Practice Standard for Scheduling – Second Edition. Bridget has her Project Management Professional (PMP®), and PMI-Scheduling Professional (PMI-SP®) certifications from PMI, and is a Microsoft Certified Professional in Microsoft Project.
Through her experience, she has incorporated best scheduling practices in all of her Microsoft Project and Project Online/Project Server training, webinars, consulting engagements, and now an e-book, to provide a practical approach to building and managing projects.

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