PDD - MS Project Essentials - Charleston, WV

WV/OV Chapter is proud to present a Professional Development Day opportunity in Charleston, West Virginia, with 7 PDU's awarded (all in the Technical Project Management Category)!  Cost of $300 per person for this unique event includes all materials, refreshments, and lunch.  Early bird registration price is $250 until 1/15/2019 (UPDATED).

MS Project Essentials is a one-day hands on course that is aimed at teaching students how to use the project scheduling tool(s) to plan and control projects with and without resources using a project example.  

Topics include:

  • Introduction
  • Configuring preferences
  • Creating a project
  • Maintaining calendars
  • Adding tasks
  • Creating WBS (Work Breakdwon Structure)
  • Formatting the schedule (bar chart, relationships, constraints and filters)
  • Printing reports
  • Updating schedule and baseline comparison
  • Creating resources
  • Assigning resources and expenses
  • Updating a resourced schedule


Experience in a project environment and understanding of how projects are planned and controlled.  THis includes knowledge of the following subjects:

  • Project management processes,
  • How to plan a project including the development of a Work Breakdown Structure,
  • Experience in the use of PCs and an understanding of the operating system.
  • You will need to bring a laptop (instructions to download a free trial of MS project will be provided).

About the Author:

Seyi Kuks is a CPM scheduling consultant and Microsoft Project / Primavera P6 trainer, with over 10 years if experience providing services to entities that include:  PMI, LAUSD, LinkedIn, Disney and Intel.  He helps organizations, general contractors and subcontractors deliver their project on time, and trains their members and staff on MS Project and Primavera P6.

Specialities:  CPM project scheduling, Microsoft "MS" Project training, Oracle Primavera P6 training, construction schedule delay claims analysis and risk / earned-value management.

Event Properties

Event Date 02-19-2019 8:30 am
Event End Date 02-19-2019 5:00 pm
Registration Start Date 10-12-2018
Cut off date 02-13-2019 11:00 pm
Individual Price USD300.00
No. of Technical PDUs 7
Location Little Creek Golf Course Clubhouse
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