Microsoft Project gives you powerful new ways to effectively manage important projects. Ripped Orange are Microsoft Project experts and are able to assist if you are just starting out, or looking to expand your use of Microsoft Project across a team.

Our Microsoft Project Courses include an introductory course “Creating and Maintaining a Gantt Chart” is an ideal introduction to Microsoft Project and covers how to maintain a project plan.

Ripped Orange can also assist with licensing for Microsoft Project, via Office 365 where you only pay monthly or yearly, ideal if you need to scale up for a project.

Creating and Maintaining a Gantt Chart

Creating and Maintaining a Gantt Chart is aimed at those who are involved in project management and need, or want, to use Microsoft Project as a tool for planning their project. We will also look at maintaining the project on an ongoing basis. The course will not cover entering and managing resources within Microsoft Project. This is covered in the full day Microsoft Project course “Working with Tasks and Resources”.

Content Covered

  • Basic Project Navigation
  • Setting up a project calendar
  • Creating a Gantt Chart
  • Entering Tasks and duration
  • Linking tasks including Lead and Lag
  • Milestones and Constraints
  • Updating Tasks
  • Reporting and Printing

Working with Tasks and Resources

This course is designed for users who need to work with both tasks to create a Gantt Chart and also need to assign and manage their resources within Microsoft Project.

Content Covered

  • How Project holds data
  • Setting up a Project Calendar
  • Entering and managing Tasks
  • Entering and assigning Resources
  • Resolving Over allocations
  • Resolving Time Issues
  • Tracking