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Project Management with Microsoft Project 

2024 Scheduled Courses

Online courses are 6 half-day sessions: Morning class 8 am – 12 pm or Afternoon class 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm.

In-person courses are 3 full-day sessions: 8 am – 4 pm at conference venues in Cape Town, Durban & Midrand.

We offer tailored private courses to groups of 3 or more at your company premises or at one of our venues.

Public courses:

  • 26th to 28th February & 6th to 8th March – Online
  • 15th to 19th & 22nd April – Online
  • 21st to 23rd May – Midrand
  • 28th to 30th May – Cape Town
  • 4th to 6th June – Durban
  • Or select your preferred start date when booking
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Basic to Intermediate

About the Project Management with MS Project course

Learn how to operate the World’s leading project management software from the leading Microsoft Project training company.

If you want to make your project management work smarter this software is just what you need. MS Project is useful for defining your project scope, estimating costs, identifying risks, managing site & human resources and generating reports about resource availability or cost performance so that you know exactly where your team stands at all times. When there are any changes in your schedule or tasks during the execution of the plan – that is not a problem! Microsoft Project has got you covered because it automatically recalculates everything for you (project schedule, deliverable completion dates and costs) as soon as new information becomes available.


To join this project management software course, you MUST have the following:

  • Access to a Windows computer/laptop installed with a version of Microsoft Project 2013 -to the latest version (endeavour to do this before the class starts). Mac users can use Parallels to run MS Project for Windows.
  • Stable internet connection for online classes and document sharing.

Course Fee

Online training:
R 12,700 incl. VAT


In-person training:
R 14,100 incl. VAT


2 or more Delegates / Groups: from *R 11,600 incl. VAT

*Up to 40% Discount for groups: We offer discounts for group bookings of friends or colleagues from the same organization.

When booking

Select Pay Now to get specific discounts for online payments:
Partial Payment – 5% off the course fee.
Full Payment – 15% off the course fee.


Select Pay Later to get specific discounts for EFT payments with currently running promotions (see top banner).

*The above discounts are applicable only if the course fee is billed to ‘Personal’.
Ts & Cs Apply.

The  Microsoft Project course includes

→ Classic Seminars’ companion Microsoft Project Training Manual, will help you keep track of all you learn throughout the course and be your reference guide afterwards when using the software. This is exceptionally helpful to progress to the Advanced Microsoft Project course,
→ Multimedia study material and exercises including class video recordings,
→ And lunch refreshments for the In-person course option.
→ Payment assistance options are available including:

  • Discounts for group bookings of friends  OR colleagues from the same organization.
  • Assistance with the relevant documents to apply for Skills Development Training approval if your employer will be paying for your course

By the end of this course, you’ll know what is crucial for success as a schedule manager or project leader/team member and will be able to contribute effectively at every level of an organization.

Our vastly experienced trainers have been delivering this Microsoft Project short course online and in locations around South Africa. Many of our delegates go on to become certified through the Project Management Institute as Project Management Professionals (PMP) after completing our courses. Not only does certification make them more marketable but it also elevates their credibility among employers or clients when applying for jobs or tenders. It is one way that they can prove their expertise. That’s why we’re so confident that if you take our training program – it is guaranteed to enhance your project management career.

Beyond the hours of valuable project scheduling training, the following hands-on and interactive exercises will assist your learning:

  • Planning a project with a Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)
  • Creating a schedule
  • Planning a schedule using practical scenarios
  • Project planning with schedule costs and resources
  • Tracking progress and costs
  • Software additional features

*If you have some experience with the software but want to boost your skills even more, then we recommend the Advanced Microsoft Project Course for you.

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Susan Russell

(Microsoft Certified Professional®, Certifed Associate Project Manager®)

Morne Van Schalkwyk

(Project Management Professional ®, NHBRC Registered®)

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Microsoft Project Training Advantages

Our hands-on short course will help you develop the following valuable skills:

  • Become proficient with MSP for planning and tracking your project’s critical path.
  • Build the skills required to expertly manage time, cost, and resources.
  • Balanced and real-time resource and budget management
  • Discover ways of managing delays and cost overruns.
  • Professional up-to-the-minute project reporting
  • Gain a valuable skill that will help a project team and for career prospects.
  • Feel confident taking on any project, complex or simple.
  • Master one of the most important tools in the project management field.
  • Added insight to make informed decisions on an organizational level
  • Integrates easily with other tools for stakeholder reporting and progress updates


Enables reading and creating Gantt charts using Microsoft Project for effective Project planning and scheduling.


Enables you to take up any scheduling role in your organization directly after this class.

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We will provide you with all the information to get started with training

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Classic Seminars,
464 Festival Street,
Hatfield, South Africa

Contact: 086 100 2000

074 944 5577 (Whatsapp)

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