Microsoft Project for Construction Management

$425 per person

Microsoft Project Professional is the industry leading Project Management tool in the Construction world and understanding how to use it is vital to every PM & Construction Super. This class addresses concepts of Project Monitoring, Custom Fields, Resource Pools and Master/Sub-Project controls. It is specifically designed for users who work in the construction industry and are comfortable with basic MS Project, or have already taken the “Microsoft Project Professional: The Basics” course. If you are a construction project manager, superintendent, or executive looking to increase your Microsoft Project skills and have better control over project tracking/reporting, then this is the class for you.

​This eight (8) hour course is delivered in four (4), two-hour long sessions that students can attend online, right from their own desk. A live instructor will explain the detailed functions, and address questions as the class progresses.

Note:Instructor will be using the latest version of Microsoft Project Professional and students are encouraged to use same.

Recording: Registrants for this course will receive access to a recording of each session for 48 consecutive hours. Access will start the next business day after the session ends.

Must attend all four sessions.

Session 1: Progress Tracking and Custom Fields

  • Monitoring Project Progress
  • Viewing Project Progress
  • Adding Custom Fields
  • Creating Custom Tables
  • Creating Calculated Fields
  • Creating Concatenated Fields
  • Creating Customized Date Function Fields

Session 2: Views, Maps & Links

  • Creating Custom Single Views
  • Creating Custom Combination Views
  • Creating a Network Diagram
  • Analyzing a Project Plan
  • Importing and Exporting Data
  • Importing and Exporting Maps
  • Importing External Files Into Projects
  • Hyperlinking Files in Project

Session 3: Understanding Resource Pools

  • Resource Pools
  • Working With Resource Pools
  • Sharing a Resource Pool
  • Managing a Resource Pool
  • Reporting and Analyzing the Resource Pool

Session 4: Master & Sub-Projects

  • Multiple Projects and Master Projects
  • Linking Projects Plans
  • Creating a Series of Sub-Projects
  • Managing Projects Within the Master Project
  • Managing Projects in the Sub-Project

Upcoming Live Class

Live class not available or can’t make the scheduled dates? Fill out the Training Waitlist form and we’ll contact you when the class is available.

Custom/Private Training

We also offer this training for individual firms who want to arrange a group session at a time that’s convenient for them. Group rates are available. Contact us to schedule a group session.