Welcome to Microsoft Project 2016: Part 2. This course is designed to familiarize you with the advanced features and functions of Microsoft Project Professional 2016 so that you can use it effectively and efficiently in a real-world environment. This course may earn a Credly Badge.


* Actual course outline may vary depending on offering center. Contact your sales representative for more information.

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to manage an existing Microsoft Project 2016 project plan. You will:
Update a project plan to reflect progress as you execute the project.
Monitor project progress in the project plan.
Adjust the project plan to control constraints.
Create project reports to share a project's status.
Customize project settings and share customizations with other projects.

  • Executing a Project

  • Topic A- Enter Task Progress
    Topic B- Update Task Progress with SharePoint
    Topic C- Update Work
    Topic D- Update Costs

  • Monitoring Project Progress

  • Topic A- View Project Progress
    Topic B- Add Custom Fields
    Topic C- Create Custom Views
    Topic D- Create a Network Diagram
    Topic E- Analyze a Project Plan

  • Controlling a Project Plan

  • Topic A- Edit the Task List
    Topic B- Reschedule Tasks
    Topic C- Update a Baseline

  • Reporting on Progress

  • Topic A- Format and Share a Chart View
    Topic B- View Existing Reports
    Topic C- Create Custom Reports
    Topic D- Create a Visual Report

  • Customizing the Application

  • Topic A- Change Project Options
    Topic B- Create a Project Plan Template
    Topic C- Share Resources
    Topic D- Link Project Plans


This course is designed for students with an understanding of project management concepts who are responsible for creating and maintaining project plans. Target students will be looking to acquire the advanced knowledge and skills a project manager needs to update a project plan in Project 2016 during the execution, monitoring, and controlling phases of a project.




To ensure your success in this course, you should have basic project management knowledge and skills. Additionally, you should be able to create a new project plan, manage time in a project plan, manage tasks in a project plan, manage resources in a project pan, and share a project plan using Microsoft Office Project 2016.


Length: 1.0 day (8 hours)


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