Advanced MS Project 2016

Course Profile

Course Introduction:

Interested in taking your MS Project skills to the next level?
Are you finding it difficult to manage multiple projects?
Does managing your resources across projects pose a concern for you?
Would you like to enhance your MS Project skills to the next level?

It is an ongoing challenge for project managers to view and analyze critical information from individual as well as multiple projects simultaneously. Further, managing critical resources across multiple projects also poses a problem. Microsoft Project provides the capability to effectively view, analyze, and manage single projects as well as organizational portfolios concurrently.

Important: To keep up with the pace of this workshop, you must already have the following skills:
   Navigate, link tasks, copy/paste in MS Project
   Set up a project (properties, calendar, summary task)
   Create and track a project schedule
   Post actual data
   Control printing (timescale, legend, last-saved date stamp)
If not, please signup for the MS Project 2016 Basics Course

Course Objectives:

In this workshop, participants will develop an understanding of how to:
Create and baseline individual project plans
Address project and resource constraints
Set up and customize planning templates
Create and manage enterprise resource pools (shared resources)
Set up organizational project and resource calendars
Level resource workloads
Create organizational project portfolios and master schedules
Update individual and multiple project plans using actual information
Review progress and variance information
Effectively use filters and views / tables to review, report and publish project status
Integrate with other MS Office applications
Communicate portfolio and project status

Take your MS Project skills to the next level. Learn how to:
Manage single projects
Create templates
View and update enterprise, resources, master plans & portfolios

Course Description:

This workshop will include lectures, exercises, and discussions. The emphasis is on participant discussions and exercises. Participants will be provided with a Participant Handbook.

Course Benefits:

Make efficient use of MS Project capabilities! Troubleshoot your way out of MS Project’s traps! Participants will receive 7 PM Contact Hours / PDUs at the successful completion of the workshop. 7 PDUs

Reap the benefits of MS Project to manage resource pools, sub projects, programs, and portfolios!


This Course is targeted toward project managers and project team members responsible for managing projects using MS Project 2016.


Please visit Medhira Course Schedule for location, duration, and schedule updates.


If interested, please contact us at +1 (718) 340-8465 or +91 9920394438 or Seats are limited to maximize your learning experience. Group rates available.

Sign up for an in-person Course in Mumbai or New York City or take our virtual Live Course from anywhere in the world!
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Instructor Profile:
Anita Dhir, PMP®, PMI-ACP®, President & CEO of Medhira Enterprises, :

As Medhira’'s lead consultant and learning solutions provider, Anita focuses on providing project management and operational best practices solutions to her global clients.

She has over 25 years of experience working with Fortune 500 companies where she has successfully planned and implemented strategic quality and project management initiatives such as project office, training, and process improvement for organizations to achieve quality standards. Anita has conducted over 500 plus workshops across the globe and shared her expertise with over 4000 participants. Anita has published several "CAPM/PMP® Exam Prep Kits" to assist candidates in their quest for PMI certification.

She is an Adjunct Assistant Professor at NYU and has degrees in Computer Engineering and Physics. Anita can be reached at

PDU Details: Portfolio management using MS Project 2016 Certification in NYC
Certification Technical Leadership Strategy PDU's Total
PMI-PMP 5 1 1 7
PMI-PgMP 5 1 1 7
PMI-PfMP 5 1 1 7
PMI-ACP 5 1 1 7
PMI-PBA 1 1 1 3