September 6, 2024

Microsoft Project – Basic

This course is intended for anyone who is new to, self-taught or has never used Microsoft Project and would like to learn how to use it as a tool to manage their projects.

Date & Time

Friday, September 6, 2024 (7:00 am – 3:00 pm pt)

Location

Online

Details

Prerequisites:

People enrolling in this course should have the following:

  • A general understanding of project management concepts
  • Basic skills with Microsoft Windows

Topics covered by this course:

  • Create a new project plan file and enter project information
  • Manage tasks by organizing tasks and setting task relationships
  • Determine critical path, total float and free float
  • Manage resources for a project such as labour
  • Finalize a project plan by setting a baseline
  • Track progress using the tracking Gantt chart

Who should attend?

Anyone whose work involves planning and scheduling the work: project managers, project coordinators, construction managers, superintendents, general foremen, foremen and estimators of all levels will benefit from the workshop. This course is for owners, consultants, contractors and subcontractors in all segments of the construction industry.

Gold Seal Certification

With the completion of the workshop, you will receive 2 credits towards your Gold Seal Certification.
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Instructor(s)

Phil Perry

Perry Educational Services Ltd

Phil brings over thirty years of experience in the Construction industry, specializing in managing industrial projects for general contractors. For the past thirteen years, he has taught construction management courses at the post-secondary level and facilitated over five hundred Better SuperVision programs since 2009, impacting over four thousand students. Beyond his professional life, Phil serves as a Master Course Facilitator for the Canadian Sport Parachuting Association, where he chaired their national Coaching/Instructional program for four years. He was honored with the 2018 IG Wealth Management Community National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) Coach Developer Award for his outstanding contributions to developing trained and certified NCCP Coaches.

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Cancellation Policy

Fees will be collected at the time of registration. Should it be necessary to cancel your attendance please contact ECABC at any time up to 4 weeks prior to the course start date for a full refund. A cancellation from 2 weeks to 4 weeks will result in a 50% refund. There will be no refund for cancellations less than 10 business days prior to the scheduled start date. Participant substitutions may be made up to 2 days before the course start date, at no additional fee.

If the course needs to be to be postponed or cancelled due to insufficient enrollment, ECABC will refund the registration fee or, if possible, the attendee may choose to move to an identical session in the future.

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