Project: Advanced

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Project: Advanced

This course will build on your existing skills by teaching you how to use some of the more complex features of Microsoft Project. Once you have completed this course you will be able to set plans and deadlines, manage costs and accurately track your progress.

Suitability - Who should attend?

This Microsoft Project Level 2 course is for existing Project users who wish to build on their existing knowledge and use Project advanced features to track progress and customise its environment to your specific needs.


Delegates should have a basic knowledge of Project and who want to further enhance their knowledge of the application.

Training Course Content

Review of the Microsoft Project Environment

  • The Role of Microsoft Project
  • The Microsoft Project Environment

Updating a Project Plan

  • Enter Task Progress
  • Split a Task
  • Reschedule a Task
  • Filter Tasks
  • Set an Interim Plan
  • Add Fixed Costs to Tasks

Fine Tuning Resources

  • Applying Overtime Rates
  • Using the Resource Graph
  • The Resource Management Toolbar
  • Levelling Resources

Managing Project Costs

  • Update Cost Rate Tables
  • Group Costs
  • Link Documents to a Project Plan

Tracking a Project

  • Setting the Baseline
  • Changing the Status Date
  • Tracking Changes
  • Completion Percentages
  • Entering Actuals
  • Tracking Costs

Reporting Project Data Visually

  • Create a Visual Report
  • Customise a Visual Report
  • Create a Visual Report Template

Integrating Project with Other Office Applications

  • Import Project Information
  • Export Project Plan Data into Excel
  • Copy a Picture of the Project Plan


  • Print Reports
  • Print Views

Why choose SquareOne Training

25 years' experience of delivering quality IT Training Services

All trainers Certified Microsoft Office Trainer (MOS) or higher

Public and in-house training throughout the UK


To request a quote for a place on this open course, please request information here.

This course can also be delivered in-house and tailored to meet the particular requirements of your organisation. 

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Average rating 4.7

Based on 7 reviews.

J. Donaldson
Most benefical module covered was calendars.
I found this course very interesting, especially linking tasks
Linking tasks, project to master projects were really useful. Would recommend
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