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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At a glance

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Globally recognised


Familiarity with key project management concepts recommended



Course length
4 weeks
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MCTS exam 70-178 (by external provider)
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There are no entry requirements for this course. You can enrol no matter what level of education or work experience you have.

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

SEEK Learning'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. For your convenience, SEEK Learning will help you find your nearest exam centre.

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. 

Payment options

There are 2 ways you can pay for this course:

1. 12-month interest free payment plan

Pay for your course over time by making weekly, fortnightly or monthly repayments.

This flexible payment plan requires no deposit, and you pay no interest for the first 12 months.

2. Upfront payment

You can pay for this course upfront via credit card or bank transfer.

To understand more about payment options or find out if you’re eligible for a funding entitlement, contact a SEEK Learning Consultant.

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