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MS Project Workshop: Learn How to Effectively Plan and Control Projects (Includes Resources)

When:

December 08, 2018 Saturday 9:00AM - 5:00 PM

Where:

 Innoworld, 940 Stewart Dr, Sunnyvale, CA 94085

Last date for On-line Registration:  
Early Bird - 11/29/2018
Regular - 12/06/2018
 

Description:

MS Project Workshop: Learn How to Effectively Plan and Control Projects (Includes Resources)

Overview:

Learn to use Microsoft Project to manage small to large-scale projects successfully and efficiently. In this workshop, Seyi Kuks introduces you the Microsoft Project user interface. You'll plan a project, including creating filters, layouts, baselines, and print reports. You'll also update an un-resourced project, create and assign roles and resources, and control the project with resources and costs. This workshop will also cover other essential features such as importing and exporting projects, and managing multiple projects.

A completion of “Microsoft Project Essentials Training" certification will be awarded by Kuks & Co.

Workshop Outline:

-Introduction

-Configuring preferences

-Creating a project

-Maintaining calendars

-Creating the WBS

-Adding activities

-Formatting the schedule (bar chart, relationships, constraints, and filters)

-Printing reports

-Updating schedule and baseline comparison

-Creating resources

-Assigning resources and expenses

-Updating a Resourced Schedule

Prerequisites:

Experience in a project environment and understanding of how projects are planned and controlled. This includes knowledge of the following subjects: 

-Basic project management processes,

-How to plan a project including the development of a Work Breakdown Structure,

-Experience in the use of PCs and an understanding of the operating system. 

-You will need a personal laptop (Instructions to download the free trial software will be provided).

Here are some helpful videos:

About the Instructors:

Seyi Kuks

Seyi Kuks is a Planning & Scheduling Consultant/Trainer with 10 yrs of experience consulting on projects for entities that include L.A. Rams, LAUSD, Walt Disney, INTEL, and LAWA.

Connect with him on Linkedin to pick his brain and stay in touch.

Capabilities:

- Microsoft Project training

- Primavera P6 training

- Planning and scheduling

- Schedule delay claims

- Construction claims analysis

- Risk management

- Earned value management

- Project status reporting

 

Project Management Education Hours: 

Earn 7 PDUs (Tecnical - 7)

Meeting Leader: Sagar Amancherla

Program Agenda:

08:30 AM - Sign In and Networking

09:00 AM - Workshop Begins

12:00 PM - Lunch Break

12:45 PM - Workshop Resumes

5:00 PM – Adjourn

Food:

Continental Breakfast, Coffee, and Lunch will be provided.

Attendees should indicate whether they want a vegetarian meal during the registration.

Plan Ahead Registration:

Early Bird:  PMISV member: $140     Non-PMISV member: $190

Regular:  PMISV member: $190   Non-PMISV member:  $240

At-the-Door Registration:  No walk-ins allowed. Please register for the course online in advance 

  

Cancellation Policy:

This event is a professional society meeting, held for the benefit of its members.

  • Cancellation before Early Bird Registration Date: Full refund
  • Cancellation between Early Bird Registration Date and Regular Registration Date: $30 cancellation fee; remaining amount refunded
  • Cancellation after Regular Registration Date and Day before workshop (by 5:00 PM Pacific): 50% refund

Click here for Refund Request

Event Properties

Event Date 12-08-2018
Event End Date 12-08-2018
Registration Start Date 09-29-2018
Cut off date 12-06-2018
Original Price $240.00
Discounted Price $190.00 (Until 11-29-2018)
$240.00

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