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Introduction to Powerproject (part 1)

This is a one-day course designed for beginners who are new to Powerproject but prefer to stagger their introduction over two separate one-day courses, which gives the opportunity to use the software in between each session. Check out our full course description.

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Date: 2 Nov
Modality: Online
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Date: 2 Nov
Modality: Classroom
Location: Haddenham
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Date: 2 Dec
Modality: Online
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Part 1
  • Calendars
  • Create a linked bar chart
  • Understand critical path and float
  • Manipulate the chart using constraints
  • Summarise the bar chart
  • Create a coded reporting system
  • Introduction to progress updating
  • Update % complete on a project
  • Print the project

At the end of part one, delegates will be able to create a simple project using Powerproject. You will learn to create a logic linked plan and identify the critical path and float, summarise projects, use code libraries and produce simple progress updates.

Those who need a condensed introduction to planning projects using Powerproject.

A basic level of Windows PC usage. Each delegate will work at a computer for the duration of the course.

6 hours.

Topics include
Part 1
  • Calendars
  • Create a linked bar chart
  • Understand critical path and float
  • Manipulate the chart using constraints
  • Summarise the bar chart
  • Create a coded reporting system
  • Introduction to progress updating
  • Update % complete on a project
  • Print the project
Objectives

At the end of part one, delegates will be able to create a simple project using Powerproject. You will learn to create a logic linked plan and identify the critical path and float, summarise projects, use code libraries and produce simple progress updates.

Audience

Those who need a condensed introduction to planning projects using Powerproject.

Prerequisites

A basic level of PC use and knowledge of Windows OS. Each delegate will work at a computer for the duration of the course.

CPD accreditation

6 hours.

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