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Microsoft Project Intermediate IT Training Course

Duration:1 day
Locations:Glasgow, Edinburgh
Glasgow Dates:Sat 13th Jul 19,  Tue 20th Aug 19,  Wed 18th Sep 19
Edinburgh Dates:

Dates above and cost (excludes VAT) are for joining a scheduled course. 

Or book a Private Group from £495 + VAT or book 1-to-1 from £275 + VAT.

This course is intended to allow people with an existing knowledge of the basics of Microsoft Project  to move on to the next level of ability including working with resolving resource overallocations, tracking progress and customising the project plan.

Course Aims to enable delegates to:

Produce more professional project plans and reports using Microsoft Project and build on existing knowledge to manipulate and analyse project data. The training is designed for existing Project users wanting to improve their skills.

Course Content


Resolve resource overallocations


  • Fundamentals of resolving overallocations
  • Fixed Duration, Fixed Units and Fixed Work scheduling
  • Splitting tasks
  • Levelling
  • Managing project costs
  • Defining multiple resource rates and assigning fixed costs to tasks
  • Entering Overtime work

Track progress

  • Viewing the Critical Path
  • Baselines
  • The Multiple Baselines Gantt
  • Viewing progress using Progress Lines
  • Updating tasks
  • Rescheduling tasks

Customise the project

  • Custom views, filters , tables and reports
  • Calculated fields
  • Customising the Gantt chart
  • The Organiser