MCTS: Managing Projects with Microsoft Project 2010

Develop your project management skills with the MCTS: Microsoft Office Project 2010 certification training. This globally recognised training course helps project managers who use Microsoft Office Project 2010, to:

  • apply leading project management best practices and methodologies as established by the Project Management Institute (PMI)
  • formulate well thought-out project plans
  • manage projects effectively resulting in better project outcomes, greater efficiency, and optimal resource management
  • gain skills in scheduling, estimating, coordinating, controlling, budgeting and supporting projects using the Microsoft Office Project 2010 software
  • provide support to other Microsoft Office Project users

This Skillsoft course will train you in everything you need to know to pass the exams for the MCTS certification. You'll need to sit the exams separately.

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Price: $800 AUD

At a glance

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Globally recognised


Familiarity with key project management concepts recommended



Course length
4 weeks
Study mode



Study from anywhere, when it suits you best and graduate with the identical qualification as an on-campus student.


Study part of the course online. Combine your online learning with classes or practical sessions on-campus at a college or university.


Attend classes on-campus at a university, TAFE or college and interact face-to-face with teachers and fellow students.

MCTS exam 70-178 (by external provider)
Start date

Enrol anytime.


Skillsoft is the premier global provider of online IT and project management certification training courses.

If you want to be an expert of a particular software package or project management practice, a Skillsoft course will prepare you completely for the certification exam.

The certifications include Microsoft, Cisco, Oracle, Six Sigma, PRINCE2 and more.

Skillsoft's award-winning training method combines affordable computer-based training with the personal attention of instructor-led training.

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What you'll learn

You'll learn how to:

  • Create new projects, calendars, custom fields, user-controlled schedules and task structures
  • Build a logical schedule model
  • Manage multiple projects
  • Assign and manage resources
  • Set and maintain baselines
  • Compare progress against a baseline

Course structure

14 units

  • Introduction to project management using Project 2010
  • Introduction to Project 2010
  • Initialising a project with Project 2010
  • Defining project properties in Project 2010
  • Building a schedule with Project 2010
  • Creating resources in Project 2010
  • Managing resource assignments with Project 2010
  • Monitoring schedule performance with Project 2010
  • Communicating project information with Project 2010
  • Advanced customising with Project 2010
  • Advanced tools for managing multiple projects with Project 2010
  • Advanced resource management with Project 2010
  • Advanced scheduling management with Project 2010
  • Advanced reporting and management tools in Project 2010

Skillsoft's MCTS certification training will fully prepare you for the MCTS exam 70-178.

Please note that the MCTS exam is held by an external provider.

Support and delivery

Skillsoft & SEEK Learning partnership

SEEK Learning provides training from Skillsoft, the premier global provider of IT e-learning courseware.

Skillsoft does not generally offer courses directly to individuals, but our partnership enables us to exclusively offer MCTS training directly to you.


Certification is awarded by Microsoft and is globally recognised. 

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  • Enrol in a few steps
  • Receive access to the course by email
  • Support is available as you study

Price: $800 AUD