Online Powerproject training courses

Elecosoft provides a comprehensive online training provision that is ideal for new customers of Powerproject or those looking to improve skills in certain areas. Users connect directly with our expert tutors from wherever you may be and lessons are delivered in 2 hour segments. These sessions are live, giving you the chance to interact with the trainer and to ask questions, with follow up exercises and additional advice offered after completion. Certificates are issued for each module.

Modules can be booked individually or ordered in blocks, with lessons 1 to 4 constituting the full introduction to Powerproject. Lessons 5 and 6 are ideal add-ons for those looking to resource and cost load their programmes.

Powerproject Pricing: £95 per lesson | 4 lessons for £345 | 6 lessons for £480

To book a place on any of the courses please call +44 (0)1844 261 700 or email

1. Creating a project

  • Using templates
  • Understanding calendars
  • Creating tasks
  • Linking
  • Calculating the critical path
  • Using constraints
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2. Adding details to the project

  • Structuring a project using summaries
  • Structuring a project using expanded tasks
  • Using hammock tasks for prelims
  • Using buffer tasks to protect critical dates
  • Using task pools to aid project creation
  • Setting unique task ID’s

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3. Reporting and presentation

  • Using code libraries
  • Bar chart formatting
  • Date zone formatting
  • Editing the table
  • Filters and sorts
  • Working with views
  • Printing with borders
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4. Updating progress

  • Using baselines
  • Creating progress periods
  • Updating progress %
  • Tracking and reporting change
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5. Creating a cost loaded project

  • Creating cost centres
  • Allocating cost or income to tasks
  • Reporting cost information in the table
  • CBS views
  • Display cash flow histograms
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6. Creating a resource loaded project

  • Creating resource libraries
  • Resource modelling
  • Allocating resources
  • RBS view
  • Displaying resource histograms
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  • Additional Courses

1-2-1 web training is also available. The perfect way to focus on a particular topic of your choice or to learn more about specific features not covered in our standard courses. Please contact us for more information and to discuss your requirements on +44 (0) 1844 261700 or email

Using Line of Balance to manage resources

  • What is Line of Balance?
  • Assigning trade and location
  • Displaying Line of Balance graphs
  • Updating a project based on available gangs
Date: Available on demand

Reporting in Powerproject

  • Creating tabular reports
  • Outputting tabular reports to Excel
  • EVA reporter
  • Creating views
  • Editing borders for printing
Date: Available on demand

Need a fully customised training course?

We can run training courses that are customised to your specific requirements. The Powerproject training can be based on your own templates and the course notes tailored to reflect the way you run projects. Contact our Training Department now on +44 (0) 1844 261700 or email

Online Easyplan training courses

Easyplan Pricing: £95 per lesson

To book a place on any of the courses please call +44 (0)1844 261 700 or email

1. Creating a project

  • Understanding calendars
  • Creating tasks
  • Linking to align tasks
  • Summarising groups of tasks
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2. Presenting and reporting a project

  • Using code libraries
  • Editing the display
  • Updating progress
  • Printing the project
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