Project 2016/2019: Part 1 – Beginner (eLearning) Course

Course Overview

Get started with Microsoft Project 2016 by taking this practical training course. It covers the software’s essential tools and features, designed to simplify and streamline the project management process. To begin, you’ll explore the user interface and discover the steps for launching a new project plan and calendar. You’ll learn how to add comprehensive project data by setting up tasks and assigning resources. The course also guides you through preparing a project plan for finalization and creating a project baseline. The 2-hour course features step-by-step, narrated video demonstrations which you can view at your own pace by selecting from a convenient menu bar. A suite of downloadable files come included so you can follow along with the lessons and put your new skills into action. Once you’ve completed this introductory course, consider taking your skills to the next level with Project 2016 Advanced training.

Course Topics

Project 2016 – Beginner – 1:49 hours


• Navigate the Project 2016 interface with ease
• Launch a project by creating a new project plan and calendars
• Set project tasks to establish project activities and timelines
• Assign project resources to effectively manage funding and personnel allocations
• Develop a comprehensive baseline to accurately track progress over a project’s lifetime


Getting Started with Microsoft Project
Working with Tasks
Working with Project Resources
Preparing a Project Plan for Finalization