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MS Project for Effective
Project Management


course overview


Please contact us on 011 582 3333, or email


Managing projects can become a nightmare without a tool like MS Project to help streamline and bring structure to the process.

MS Project makes project management much easier but you need to know how to use it properly.

Make sure that you understand all the key features quickly by attending MS Project training.

The course covers the following topics:


  • Creating a Project Plan

  • The Work Breakdown Structure

  • Monitor, plan and schedule projects with Gantt charts

  • Creating and Working with Timelines

  • Creating and Managing Milestones

  • Setting Up Predecessors, Successors and Dependencies

  • Understanding Leads and Lags

  • Understanding and Creating Critical Paths

  • View the Critical Path

  • Creating and Assigning Resources

  • Understanding and Creating Baselines

  • Comparing Actuals to the Baseline

  • Updating Your Project Plan

  • Re-using Project Plan Information

  • Producing Reports with MS Project

  • Task Integration with MS Outlook Tasks and Calendar

who should attend

  • Project Managers wanting to learn MS Project

  • Aspiring Project Managers

  • Project Co-ordinators & Administrators

  • Specialists running Projects

  • Event Organisers

  • Managers running multiple Projects

  • Non-Project Managers that run projects

  • Engineers and Technical Personnel running Projects


After attending this course attendees should be able to:

  • Know how to create a project plan and enter task information

  • Assign project resources

  • Know how to set task relationships and identify the critical path

  • Finalize the project plan

  • Be able to Produce Reports Reflecting the Project Plan and Status

take home tools

  • Training Manual & Electronic copy of study material

  • All delegates receive one month of telephonic support relating to course content



  • Dynamic and knowledgeable facilitators

  • Training File and a USB

  • Certificate of Attendance

  • Quality folder, notepad and pen


The course will take place over 2 days - 08:30 to 16:30 daily



Registration Confirmation must be sent prior to the start of the scheduled course.

the venue

The course will take place at the AstroTech Conference Centre in Parktown, Johannesburg. 

The AstroTech Conference centre is in a gracious mansion in one of the most historic and beautiful areas of Johannesburg.

It is a high-end business focused conference centre with competitively priced packages, excellent facilities and top client service.

Close to major highways, airport and Johannesburg city centre, this state-of-the-art venue offers elegance, discretion, security and convenience with safe parking.

Course venues will be confirmed prior to course commencement.

bbbee compliance

BizTech is BBBEE level 4 compliant. This means that we are a 100% contributor and companies investing money in training their staff through BizTech can also improve their own BBBEE scorecard. Not only does it offer an opportunity to improve your company's Skills Development BBBEE category, but you can also improve your BBBEE Preferential Procurement category. In each case your company will benefit 100% of the spend made.