June 2016

Microsoft Project Training for Engineers and Geoscientists

Please Note
Laptop and authorized Microsoft manual will be provided for you during the course.
Status: Advanced registration is now closed. Please email Jennifer Chan at [email protected] to check space availability.
Date: Wednesday, June 8, 2016 - Thursday, June 9, 2016
Time: 8:00 AM-8:30 AM: Registration - Day 1 
8:30 AM-4:30 PM: Day 1 & Day 2
Location: Holiday Inn Vancouver-Centre (Oak Room), 711 W. Broadway Vancouver, BC
Presenter: Frank Byl,
President & Owner, PowerConcepts
Credit: 14 Formal Professional Development Hours (PDH)
Cost: Early Bird Price Engineers and Geoscientists BC Member: Microsoft Project Training for Engineers and Geoscie - Day 1 : $838.00 + GST = $879.90 until May 25, 2016

Engineers and Geoscientists BC Member and EIT/GIT Regular Price: Microsoft Project Training for Engineers and Geoscie - Day 1 : $938.00 + GST = $984.90

Non-Member Price: Microsoft Project Training for Engineers and Geoscie - Day 1 : $938.00 + GST = $984.90

Student Member Price: Microsoft Project Training for Engineers and Geoscie - Day 1 : $469.00 + GST = $492.45
Please Note: *A minimum number of registrations are needed by May 25, 2016 to proceed with this seminar. Please register early to avoid cancellation.
**All prices are subject to applicable taxes.
Contact: Jennifer Chan | Professional Development Coordinator
Direct: 604.412.4861
Toll Free: 1.888.430.8035 ext.4861
Fax: 604.639.8180
Email: [email protected]
Microsoft Project is a powerful course that will show you how to plan projects and incorporate a variety or resources, materials and costs. Learn how to monitor, and report on projects. This 2 day hands-on workshop will give you a comprehensive understanding of Microsoft Project using a practical approach to project management. During the course you will participate in various hands-on exercises, and develop confidence in creating and managing single as well as multiple projects. It will provide you with the skills to effectively track and analyze projects with a better understanding of the schedule and impact of changes.

Skills Inventory

The following list summarizes skills that students will be comfortable with after this course.

  • Project Planning and setting clear goals
  • Milestones
  • Tasks: Work Breakdown Structure
  • Network Diagram
  • The Critical Path
  • Risk Analysis
  • Mitigating Risk
  • Working with Slack
  • Finding and resolving resource over-allocations
  • PERT Analysis
  • Handling Multiple Projects
  • Creating Custom View
  • Creating Custom Reports
  • Financial Reports
  • Manage costs and cash flow
  • Evaluating a project upon completion

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