Course Code: GES833
Learn the basics of Project, download practices files, gather project documentation, understand the Scope Statement, and understand your deliverables.
Learn terms and concepts, schedule analysis, ribbon menu navigation, backstage views, and templates.
Understand task views, resource views, tables, and forms. Set up an MSProject file with default settings.
Know how to set up calendars including base calendars, resource calendars, and task calendars.
Estimate task duration and efforts, create dependencies, and learn about auto and manual schedule modes. Cover task types and calculations, advanced task functionalities, constraints and deadlines, and task information dialog boxes.
Complete the course by learning about resource terminology, resource types, resource sheets, and best practices.
Nikki Choyce, PMP has been involved in the project management field for almost 20 years and has worked as a consultant and trainer for much of that time. She is a Project Management Professional (PMP) and very active in the project management community. She has worked in a variety of industries, including Information Technology, Insurance, Manufacturing, Marketing, Aerospace, Construction, and Telecommunications. She has worked with Microsoft Project for over 10 years.
Students must already have access to the Microsoft Project 2010 software. The software will not be provided with the course. You also can not participate in this course using a Mac computer.
The following are compatible with the course:
You will need Adobe Reader installed. This program is based on Microsoft Project 2010 software, which students should install prior to enrollment.
The following textbooks are included in the course:
No, the software required for this course is not compatible with a Mac.
ed2go courses are non-credit courses, so they do not qualify for federal aid. In some states, vocational rehab or workforce development boards will pay for qualified students to take our courses.
Upon successful completion of the program, you will be awarded a certificate of completion.
You should have access to Microsoft Project 2010 before enrolling in the course.
Each student is paired up with a facilitator for one-on-one interaction. The facilitator will be available (via e-mail) to answer any questions you may have and to provide feedback on your performance. All of our facilitators are successful working professionals in the fields in which they teach.
Our programs are all open enrollment. You can register and start the program as soon as you are ready. Please note: Once the program curriculum is accessed online or through submission of a material shipment confirmation, refunds cannot be issued.
All of our programs are self-paced and open enrollment, so you can start them when you want and finish them at your own pace. Most programs allow you 180 days after your register to complete them.
Yes, because ed2go programs are online you never have to actually travel to the school. Most schools offer telephone or online registration.
ed2go programs will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. We don't provide direct job placement services, but our facilitators and career counselors will help you build your resume and are available to give advice on finding your first job. Facilitators will also be available to use as a professional reference upon completion of the program. Potential students should always do research on the job market in their area before registering.
The time allotted to complete your program has been calculated based on the number of hours for each program, so don't worry too much about not completing in time. If, after a concerted effort, you are still unable to complete, your Student Advisor will help you work out a suitable completion date. Please note that a fee will be charged for an extension.
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In order to take our online programs, you must have access to a computer and the Internet. You can access the program contents from any Web-enabled computer. You don't have to use the same computer to log-in to the program every time. We recommend that you have a word-processing program (Microsoft Word is best) and the latest version of Internet Explorer.