Hands-on Project Management Classes Build Skills

Project management training can have an immediate impact on your team's performance when it incorporates the best adult learning techniques.
  • Apply course concepts to your own projects during training.
  • Work in teams to complete projects.
  • Hands-on learning increases comprehension and retention.
  • Learn faster and transfer the learning to your job immediately.

Best practices from the bestselling book in project management!

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Versatile's Mastering Microsoft Project 2010 and 2013 training has passed Microsoft's rigorous evaluation process

Be assured that you are getting the best available, Microsoft endorsed training from The Versatile Company's instructors.
Versatile's MS Project Training is taught by the same instructors who teach our full project management curriculum. You'll be learning the most popular project management software and project management best practices! It's a powerful combination!

The Project Management Issues Log

A Realistic Schedule is Based on a Realistic Resource Plan 

Every project schedule is a collection of tasks with some type of resource assigned. Whether those project resources are people, equipment, or materials, we have expectations about how much of the resource is required to get the task accomplished. 

Erik van Hurck has some excellent suggestions for using Microsoft Project to visualize the people and other resources assigned to your projects. Read it on the Microsoft Project Users Group

Versatile's Project Management training in Seattle, online, and at your location teaches a step-by-step planning process that tests whether the schedule you've created is actually supported by your resource plan. Of course, our Microsoft Project training details the features you can use to 'avoid the burning man.' 


Good Advice is Often Timeless 

Eric Uyttewaal  has been working with Microsoft Project for years. He has a deep understanding of effective Microsoft Project training. In this Microsoft Project Users Group post he lays out some clear, simple advice.  

Versatile's project management training is often the same. Timeless advice that is as true today as it was twenty years ago. Of course project management training for Boeing is different than project management training for Amazon. That's why you want live, instructor led training.  


Continuing Education Is Critical for Project Managers 

Pamela Nelligan started a conversation about online project management communities. "What's better - the LinkedIn PM Community or ProjectManagement.com?" (ProjectManagement.com is run by PMI.) 

Continuing education opportunities were a big positive in the responses. Project management training can take many forms, including recorded webinars and attending PMI Chapter meetings.