Who is this course for?

  • Individuals who are interested in Microsoft Project and are seeking to acquire knowledge about it.
  • For individuals who are already working in project management and are looking forward to excelling at their workplace.

Entry Requirement:

  • This course is available to all learners, from all academic backgrounds.
  • Good understanding of English language, numeracy and ICT are required to attend this course.


  • At the end of the course, you will be required to sit an online multiple-choice test. Your test will be assessed automatically and immediately so that you will instantly know whether you have been successful.
  • Before sitting for your final exam, you will have the opportunity to test your proficiency with a mock exam.


  • After you have successfully passed the test, you will be able to obtain an Accredited Certificate of Achievement. You can however also obtain a Course Completion Certificate following the course completion without sitting for the test. Certificates can be obtained either in hard copy at the cost of £39 or in PDF format at the cost of £24.

Why choose us?

  • Affordable, engaging & high-quality e-learning study materials;
  • Tutorial videos/materials from the industry leading experts;
  • Study in a user-friendly, advanced online learning platform;
  • Efficient exam systems for the assessment and instant result;
  • The UK & internationally recognized accredited qualification;
  • Access to course content on mobile, tablet or desktop from anywhere anytime;
  • The benefit of applying for NUS Extra Discount Card;
  • 24/7 student support via email.

Career Path:

The Microsoft Project for Beginners will be very beneficial and helpful, especially to the following professionals:

  • Junior Project Manager.
  • Project Assistant.
  • Project Management Officer.
  • Project Support.


Module One: Getting Started

  • Workshop Objectives

Module Two: Opening and Closing Project

  • Opening Project
  • Understanding the Interface
  • Creating a Blank Project
  • Creating a Project from a Template
  • Opening and Closing Files
  • Closing Project

Module Three: Your First Project

  • Creating a Basic Project
  • Adding Tasks to Your Project
  • Setting Constraints on Tasks

Module Four: Adding Tasks

  • Understanding Key Terms
  • Viewing Task Information
  • Sorting and Filtering Tasks
  • Understanding Task Indicators

Module Five: Advanced Task Operations

  • Splitting Tasks
  • Linking and Unlinking Tasks
  • Creating Summary and Sub Tasks
  • Creating Recurring Tasks

Module Six: Adding Resources

  • Understanding Resources
  • Adding Resources
  • Viewing Resource Information
  • Assigning Resources to Tasks
  • Leveling Resources

Module Seven: Other Ways to View Project Information

  • The Team Planner
  • Important Task Views
  • Important Resource Views
  • Using the Tools Tabs
  • Formatting the Timescale

Module Eight: Managing Your Project Status

  • Creating a Baseline
  • Updating Tasks
  • Updating the Project
  • About the Project Status Date

Module Nine: Updating and Tracking Your Progress

  • Viewing the Critical Path
  • Using Change Highlighting
  • Using the Task Inspector Pane

Module Ten: Creating Reports

  • Creating Basic Reports
  • Creating a Visual Report
  • Comparing Projects

Module Eleven: Adding the Finishing Touches

  • Checking Your Spelling
  • Using the Page Setup Dialog
  • Printing a Project
  • E-mailing a Project
  • Creating a PDF

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

  • Words from the Wise
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Last updated June 7, 2018
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