Course Description

Time Management is one of the key knowledge areas in Project Management.  Project Managers need to understand time management as well as how scheduling software can help in creating and tracking a project plan.  This hands-on course addresses time management using Microsoft Project as the scheduling tool. Topics include the PMBOK® time management processes, scheduling concepts, developing and analyzing schedules, creating and tracking a project plan using Project, managing float, critical path method (CPM), resource management, and reporting the project plan.

Course Outline

  • Project Definition
  • Scheduling Concepts and Terminology
  • Time Management Processes
  • Microsoft Project Interface
  • Work Breakdown Structure
  • Project Tasks
  • Task Durations
  • Project Outline Options
  • Linking Tasks
  • Critical Path Method
  • Resources
  • Scheduling Techniques
  • Tracking schedule progress
  • Analyzing the Schedule
  • Schedule maintenance
  • Reporting the Schedule
  • Multiple Projects using Microsoft Project
  • Microsoft Project Templates

Additional Information

The Center's project management classes offer PDUs and satisfy the Project Management Institute's (PMI) classroom requirements for the PMP certification. These courses have been approved by PMI.

PDU values Technical Leadership Strategic Total
PMP® 12.00 0.00 0.00 12.00


There are no prerequisites for this course


12 Hours | 2 Days or 4 Nights


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