Project 365: Part 2 - Advanced (eLearning) Course

Course Details:

Length: 5 courses

Access Length: 6 months

Price: $150/person (USD)

Bulk Pricing: 10+ Contact Us

Course Features:

Instant Access After Purchase

Lecture by Recorded Video

Stop and Start as Needed

Certificate of Completion

Software Lab Included?: Yes

Delivery Method:

Self-Paced Online

Individuals and Groups
@ Your Location


Course Overview

Master Project Management Like a Pro!

Take your project management skills to the next level with Project 365: Advanced. This course unlocks the powerful features hidden within Project 365, transforming you from a task juggler into a master project conductor.

Here's what you'll conquer:

  • Tame unruly tasks: Splitting, rescheduling, and moving will become second nature. Baselines and interim plans? You'll wield them like a maestro.
  • Unleash the data: Monitor progress with laser focus using variance tables, custom views, and filters. No more information, black holes!
  • Craft custom reports: Ditch generic templates and build reports that vividly depict your project's health. Visual charts and graphs? Consider it done.
  • Boost efficiency: Master default options, project templates, and the content organizer. Say goodbye to repetitive tasks and hello to streamlined workflows.
  • Collaborate like a champion: Work seamlessly with subproject resource pools and even link multiple projects for ultimate oversight.

Don't just manage projects; master them. Enroll in Project 365: Advanced and watch your project management prowess soar.

Also Included - 4 Courses: An Essential Career Skills Pack with 4 courses in key areas for career management and growth, including Time Management, Digital Skills, Creativity and Soft Skills.


Course Notes

Important Course Information
Course Taught with: Desktop Version of Microsoft Project 365 for Windows ().
Versions that Can Attend: Microsoft Excel 365 Desktop Versions for Windows ().
Not Appropriate for: Project for the Web.

eLearning Training Delivery Method

How It Works

This self-paced online course lets you learn independently at your own pace through Certstaffix Training's easy-to-use platform.

  • Learn at your own pace - Start and stop as it is convenient for you. Pick up where you left off.
  • Lecture utilizing video and recorded screenshots
  • 6-month subscription length
  • Instant Access After Purchase

Have more than 10 students needing this course? Contact Us for bulk pricing.

Suggested Prerequisites

To ensure your success in this course, you should have end-user skills with any current version of Windows, including starting programs, switching between programs, locating saved files, closing programs, and using a browser to access websites. You can obtain this level of skills and knowledge by taking either the Windows 10 eLearning Bundle or the Windows 11 eLearning Bundle.

You should also be familiar with the topics covered in the following course:

Target Audience
  • Project Managers: This is the primary target audience, specifically those already familiar with the basics of Project 365 and looking to refine their skills to an advanced level.
  • Project Coordinators: Individuals who assist project managers and may be looking to expand their skills and take on more responsibilities.
  • Team Leaders/Supervisors: Professionals leading teams working on projects who would benefit from understanding advanced project management techniques for better oversight and collaboration.
  • Business Analysts: Individuals involved in analyzing project data and making recommendations could benefit from learning how to create custom reports and gain deeper insights.
  • Anyone seeking career advancement in project management: Individuals looking to boost their resume with advanced Project 365 skills and knowledge.
Key Features
  • Audio Narration
  • Video
  • Inline Activities
  • Supplemental Resources
  • Post-Assessment
  • Audio/Video/Course Text: American English.
  • Subtitles (Closed Caption): American English, Arabic, Brazilian Portuguese, Canadian French, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Dutch, French, German, Hindi, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latin American Spanish, Russian, Spanish, Thai, Turkish, and Vietnamese.
Course Duration
  • Microsoft Project 365: 2 hrs 42 min
  • Essential Career Skills Pack: 2 hrs 23 min


Course Topics

Project 365 - Advanced - 2 hrs 42 min

This course covers the features within Microsoft Project 365 that every project manager needs to know. Students will learn how to update tasks, split tasks, reschedule project work, move a project, and set new baselines. In addition, students will learn to use the variance table, display progress lines, edit and create custom tables, create custom views, and sort and filter project information. Students will work with Project reports, create custom reports, and work with visual reports. Finally, students will set default options, save a project template, use the content organizer, compare Project versions, and work with Subprojects.

Course Objectives:
Course Objectives:
  • Update tasks, including completion, using the tracking table, cost, and work.
  • Split tasks and reschedule project work.
  • Move a project and set new baselines and interim plans.
  • Monitor a project using the variance table, progress lines, custom tables, and views.
  • Filter, highlight, group, and sort project information.
  • Work with Project reports, including premade, custom, and visual reports.
  • Set default options, save project templates, and use the content organizer.
  • Compare Project versions, work with a resource pool, and manage subprojects.
  • Link projects.
Detailed Course Outline:
Detailed Course Outline:

Updating Task Information
  • Updating Task Completion
  • Updating Tasks Using the Tracking Table
  • Updating Task Cost and Work
  • Splitting Tasks
  • Rescheduling Project Work
  • Moving a Project
  • Setting a New Baseline
  • Setting an Interim Plan
Monitoring a Project
  • Using the Variance Table
  • Displaying Progress Lines
  • Editing Table Fields
  • Creating New Fields
  • Creating Custom Tables
  • Filtering Project Information
  • Highlighting Project Information
  • Grouping Project Information
  • Creating a Single View
  • Creating a Combination View
  • Sorting Project Plan Information
Working with Project Reports
  • Viewing Premade Reports
  • Building Custom Reports
  • Viewing Visual Reports
  • Creating a Visual Report Template
Working with Other Projects
  • Setting Default Options
  • Saving a Project Template
  • Using the Content Organizer
  • Comparing Project Versions
  • Working with a Resource Pool
  • Working with Subprojects
  • Linking Projects



Essential Career Skills Pack

Productivity and Time Management

Course Duration - 30 min

It seems that there is never enough time in the day. But, since we all get the same 24 hours, why is it that some people achieve so much more with their time than others? This course will explain how to plan and prioritize tasks, so that we can make the most of the limited time we have. By using the time-management techniques in this course, you can improve your ability to function more effectively – even when time is tight and pressures are high. So, by the end of the course you will have the knowledge, skills and confidence to be an effective manager of your time.

Course Objectives:
Course Objectives:
  • Set your priorities to better manage your time
  • Improve your productivity by sharpening your focus and multitasking effectively
Detailed Course Outline:
Detailed Course Outline:
  • Productiity & Time Management
  • Prioritization
  • Getting Things Done
  • Procrastination
  • Multitasking & Focus
  • Summary


Basic Digital Skills

Course Duration - 13 min

With the rise of digital transformation and technology, having a basic digital literacy is essential for all types of jobs, regardless of the industry. To stay competitive and be successful in the workplace, enhancing your digital skills should be a top priority.

Course Objectives:
Course Objectives:
  • Recall the essential digital skills framework
  • Elaborate on the toolkit of essential digital skills
  • Identify how to develop or improve your digital skills
Detailed Course Outline:
Detailed Course Outline:
  • The Essential Digital Skills Framework
  • The Toolkit of Essential Digital Skills
  • Developing Digital Skills
  • Summary


4 Ways to Boost Creativity

Course Duration - 30 min

The digital economy is opening up ways for everyone to be creative. It doesn’t just mean being artistic – it’s more about ideas, solutions, alternatives, incremental improvements. Peter Quarry and Eve Ash discuss ways that mental capacity can be developed, perspectives changed, group power leveraged and making things actually happen.

Course Objectives:
Course Objectives:
  • Define creativity
  • Think outside the box
  • Develop the right mental attitude
  • Leverage the power of groups
  • Ensure managers make it happen
Detailed Course Outline:
Detailed Course Outline:
  • What is Creativity at Work?
  • Learn to Think Outside the box
  • Develop the Right Mental Capacity
  • Laverage the Power of Groups
  • Ensure Managers Make It Happen
  • Summary


The 11 Essential Career Soft Skills

Course Duration - 1 hr 10 min

Soft Skills are the traits, characteristics, habits, and skills needed to survive and thrive in the modern work world. Soft skills aren't usually taught in school, but you will learn them all here in this course. Are you someone that other people in your organization and industry like to work with, collaborate with and partner with? Are you seen as a valuable asset to any new project that comes along?

This soft skills training course will teach you how to develop the skills that can make the difference between a lackluster career that tops out at middle management versus one that lands you in the executive suite. Or to wherever you define career success. So many soft skills seem like common sense at first glance, but they are not commonly applied by most workers. This soft skills training course will give you an edge over your competitors. It will also make your job, your career and your life more rewarding and enjoyable.

Course Objectives:
Course Objectives:
  • Understand how to be a great communicator
  • Become a stronger listene
  • Appear professional to co-workers and bosses of all ages
  • Avoid common career blunders that often end careers
  • Manage expectations for bosses and colleagues
  • Position yourself for promotions
  • Make technology your asset, even if you are afraid of technology
  • Avoid the Not My Job Syndrome
  • Develop EQ to Match Your IQ
  • Develop leadership qualities
Detailed Course Outline:
Detailed Course Outline:
  • Introduction
  • The Soft Tech Savvy Way to Always Be Essential
  • Not My Job, And I Am Happy to Do It
  • You Can Become a Master Communicator
  • Feedback Video for The 11 Essential Career Soft Skills
  • Become a Leader Without the Title or Formal Authority
  • Your EQ Will Beat a Higher IQ
  • Building Your Winning Team
  • Make Every One of Your Seconds Count
  • Unleash Your Inner Anthony Robbins
  • Avoid Being Uncool
  • Clothes Can Still Make or Break Your Career
  • Conclusion The 11 Essential Career Soft Skills
  • Extra: Developing Your Career Secret Sauce



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A: There are a few different ways to learn MS Project, but some are more effective than others. You can try learning on your own with materials you find online, though they may not always be accurate or up to date. You can also enroll in an instructor-led course and learn from a professional who can guide you through the ins and outs of the software. When you learn with a live teacher and get hands-on practice with MS Project, you'll learn faster and be able to get answers to all of your questions from an expert.

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How long will it take to learn MS Project?

A: There is no one-size-fits-all answer to this question, as the amount of time it will take to learn MS Project will vary depending on your prior experience and level of comfort with using computers and software programs. However, in general, most people can expect to spend a few days to a week learning the basics of MS Project. If you want to become more proficient in using the program, you may need to dedicate additional time to practice and familiarize yourself with its features and capabilities.

The best way to determine how long it will take you to learn MS Project is to sign up for a class or workshop offered by a training provider. This will allow you to work with an expert instructor who can help you get the most out of the program.

Is Microsoft Project hard to learn?

A: Microsoft Project is a powerful tool for managing projects, but it can be difficult to learn if you're not familiar with project management concepts. Certstaffix Training offers classes that can help you get the most out of Microsoft Project, whether you're new to the software or want to brush up on your skills. Our experienced instructors can help you master the software and learn how to use it effectively to manage your projects.

Some of the basic features of Microsoft Project include:

  • Tracking tasks: You can create tasks and track their progress in Microsoft Project. This can help you stay on top of your project's deadlines and make sure all the work is getting done.
  • Assigning resources: You can assign resources to tasks in Microsoft Project, which can help you ensure that everyone who needs to work on the project is aware of their responsibilities.
  • Viewing reports: You can view reports on your project's progress and status in Microsoft Project. This can help you stay informed on how your project is doing and make necessary adjustments if needed.

Certstaffix Training offers Microsoft Project classes online for individuals or onsite for corporate groups.

Who should learn MS Project?

A: Anyone who needs to use Microsoft Project for work or school can benefit from taking a class. Even if you are already familiar with the software, there may be new features or updates that you are not aware of. Taking a class can help you stay up-to-date and ensure that you are using the software correctly and efficiently.

Certstaffix Training offer Microsoft Project classes both online or face-to-face for when you have a group needing to learn MS Project. Browse our Microsoft Project course descriptions to get started.

What are types of Microsoft Project training and certification?

Microsoft Project is a powerful project management tool used by businesses and organizations around the world. With its wide range of features, it allows for efficient planning, scheduling, and tracking of projects. However, fully utilizing this software requires proper training.

Whether you are a beginner or have some experience with Microsoft Project, taking an intermediate training course can help you improve your skills and take your project management game to the next level. This type of training focuses on advanced techniques and features, allowing you to become a more efficient and effective project manager.

Microsoft Project Intermediate Training

Intermediate training for Microsoft Project is designed for those who have a basic understanding of the software but want to enhance their knowledge and skills. This level of training covers a wide range of topics, including advanced scheduling techniques, resource management, and customizing reports.

By taking this training, you will learn how to use features such as task calendars, split tasks, critical path analysis, and more. You will also learn how to manage resources effectively by assigning them to specific tasks and tracking their progress. You will learn how to customize reports to meet the specific needs of your project and stakeholders.

Microsoft Project Scheduling Training

One of the key aspects of project management is scheduling. Without proper scheduling, it's challenging to keep a project on track and within budget. That's why Microsoft Project scheduling training is essential for any project manager using this software.

This type of training focuses on teaching you the best practices for creating and managing project schedules. You will learn how to set up a project, define tasks and dependencies, assign resources, and track progress. You will also learn how to handle schedule changes effectively and keep your project on track.

Microsoft Project Training Certification

Becoming certified in Microsoft Project not only demonstrates your skills and knowledge but also sets you apart from other project managers. Microsoft retired its Project Certification exam in 2019, so there are no longer any official Microsoft Project certifications. Some independent training providers, however, offer various certifications for different levels of Microsoft Project expertise. Inquire with any training providers you are considering as to whether or not their course(s) offer a certification after class or prepare for their own exam/certification. Many offer a MS Project certification course online with their own certification exam or a certification achievement awarded by simply completing their class.

Microsoft Project Management Training Courses

Besides intermediate and scheduling training, there are other types of Microsoft Project training courses available. These courses cover different aspects of project management, such as budgeting, risk assessment, and communication.

By taking these courses, you can develop a more comprehensive understanding of project management principles and techniques. This will not only benefit your use of Microsoft Project but also improve your overall project management skills.

Microsoft Project Management Training

Microsoft Project is a valuable tool, but it's just one aspect of project management. That's why it's essential to also receive training in project management itself. This type of training focuses on teaching you the fundamental principles and skills needed to effectively plan, execute, and monitor projects.

By combining your knowledge of Microsoft Project with general project management training, you can become a more well-rounded and successful project manager.

Microsoft Project Software Training

In addition to traditional classroom training, there are also online options for learning Microsoft Project. These online courses offer the same valuable information and skills as in-person training but with the flexibility of completing them at your own pace.

Understanding and fully utilizing Microsoft Project requires proper training. Whether it's intermediate training, scheduling training, or general project management training, investing in your skills and knowledge will pay off in the long run. So why wait? Enroll in a Microsoft Project training course today and take your project management skills to new heights.

What are the top Microsoft Project skills?

A: Microsoft Project is a powerful tool that can help businesses and individuals alike to achieve their goals. However, as with any tool, it is only as effective as the user's ability to utilize its features. In order to get the most out of Microsoft Project, users need to have strong skills in a few key areas.

Top Microsoft Project Skills

1. Creating clear and concise project plans - One of the most important aspects of successful project management is creating a detailed and well-organized plan. Without a clear plan, it can be very difficult to track progress, identify potential risks, and keep everyone on the same page. A good project manager will be able to create a comprehensive plan that covers all aspects of the project from start to finish.

2. Tracking progress and making adjustments as needed - It is important to be able to track the progress of a project in order to ensure that it is on track and meeting all deadlines. This can be done using the various tools and features available in Microsoft Project. Additionally, if there are any changes or unforeseen delays, a good project manager will be able to quickly adapt and make the necessary changes to keep the project on track.

3. Strong communication skills - One of the most important aspects of successful project management is strong communication. In order to ensure that everyone involved in a project is on the same page, it is essential that the project manager be able to effectively communicate with all team members. This includes being able to give clear instructions, provide updates on progress, and answer any questions that team members may have.

4. Good time management skills - Another important aspect of successful project management is good time management. A project manager needs to be able to juggle multiple tasks and deadlines at once in order to keep the project on track. This includes being able to prioritize tasks, delegate work, and stay organized.

5. Being able to troubleshoot and solve problems - Despite best efforts, there will inevitably be some problems that arise during a project. It is important for a project manager to be able to troubleshoot and solve these problems quickly in order to avoid any delays or setbacks.

These are just a few of the most important skills that Microsoft Project users need to have in order to be successful. By honing these skills, users will be able to get the most out of this powerful tool and achieve their project management goals.

Where Can I Learn More About Project?

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