Excel Training for Project Management

Excel Training for Project Management

If you’re getting started with project management, you’ll want to familiarize yourself with generally accepted best practices. In this course, PMP and Project Management guru Christina Tankersley will show you all the basics you need to know in order to effectively manage projects.

Once the course is complete, you will be able to:

  • Identify the Key Processes and Requirements of Project Management
  • Initiate a Project
  • Plan for Time and Cost
  • Plan for Project Risks, Communication, and Change Control
  • Executing, Managing, and Controlling a Project
  • Closing a Project

Excel Training for Project Management Course Topics

This course covers the following topics:

  • Identify Characteristics of a Project
  • Project Management Life Cycle
  • Skills of a Project Manager, Part 1
  • Skills of a Project Manager, Part 2
  • Determining the Scope of a Project, Part 1
  • Determining the Scope of a Project, Part 2
  • Project Teams
  • Identifying Risk
  • Work Breakdown Structure
  • Sequencing Activities
  • Create a Project Schedule, Part 1
  • Create a Project Schedule, Part 2
  • Determine Project Cost
  • Analyzing Risk to a Project
  • Create a Communications Plan
  • Change Control
  • Begin Project Work
  • Execute the Project Plan
  • Tracking Project Progress, Part 1
  • Tracking Project Progress, Part 2
  • Reporting Performance
  • Implement Change Control
  • Project Closeout Process
  • Creating a Final Report

Universally Compatible

This course was created using standards that will allow playback on most internet capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple’s iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, as well as most other smart phones and tablets including those with Android and Windows operating systems.


Average Completion Time

Completion times vary depending on the number of times the information is viewed prior to finishing the course. The average completion time is 150 minutes.


Knowledge Assessment

Testing is conducted in this online course to reinforce the information presented. You are provided three opportunities to achieve a passing mark of 80% or greater.


Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of this course, a certificate will be available to download and print. You can access your certificate through your online account.