Microsoft Project Online /Project Server Overview

“We asked PPS to join us and implement Project Server on a tight time frame and budget. PPS came in and hit the ground running and
exceeded our expectations”.
Phil Macleod, CMC Markets.

This workshop is aimed at new or existing users who want to gain a clear understanding of the powerful capabilities of Microsoft Project Online/Server

our courses can be tailored precisely to your requirements

Duration: Half Day

Pre-requisites – it is advisable that attendees have a good grounding in project management and ideally with Microsoft Project

Objectives 

Attendance on this course will enable delegates to: 

• Understand the core capabilities of Microsoft Project Online

 • Grasp how Microsoft Project works with Microsoft Project Online

• Appreciate the benefits of a single Enterprise Resource Pool

 • Gain an understanding of task updates and approvals 

• Appreciate the power of Enterprise Project types

• Understand which reporting options are available

 Format 

The workshop will be delivered with interactive sessions, demonstrations and exercises by Project Plan Services trainers who have proven industry experience of using MS Office Project, Project Online and Project Server to help deliver real business change projects and programmes

Topics
• The Evolution of Project Online
• Project Centre and Enterprise Projects
• Resource Centre and Enterprise Resources
• Enterprise Project types and Workflow
• Task Updating and Approval
• Enterprise Calendars
• Project Sites, Risks and Issues
• Dependency Management
• Timesheets
• Excel Services Reporting
• Power BI reporting

Where are the courses held?

Our courses are run all year round in the following cities – Leeds, Manchester and London. Alternatively if you would like our experienced instructors to deliver a course at your workplace for your team then call us to discuss your requirements and we will be glad to help

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