Advanced! Microsoft® Project for Maintenance

Currently Unavailable as a Seminar
This hands-on session is designed specifically for those who have used Microsoft® Project to manage a major shutdown. Go beyond the limits of the program to build templates and processes that will make your shutdown sing. The session is designed for projects as large as multi-million dollar petrochemical turnarounds to those as small as a single-minute die-exchange.

*Quantity refers to Number of Attendees

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  • The Scheduling Engine – Review
  • Mid-project Rescheduling

Structuring the project to get good intelligence

  • Key date changes
  • Jobs in transition
  • Jobs Behind and Ahead of Schedule?
  • Task Delays and their Impact?

Collaborating with other Microsoft® Project users

  • 3 Rules to Ensure Reliable Data

Automating updates

  • Using Excel
  • Using SharePoint
  • Using Project Server

Earned value

  • Budgeting
  • Dealing with mid-project over-budget

Tips from the pros for enhanced productivity:

  • Large-scale Coordination
  • Customizing and Distributing Gantt Charts
  • Running meetings using Microsoft Project
  • Risk Management that You Can Use
  • Configuring Views to Make Your Life Easier
  • Automating Tasks with Macros
  • Managing Multi-month or On-going Projects


Prepayment by Credit Card or Check is required to reserve space at any seminar. Payment must be in US funds/drawn from a US bank. For wire transfer please contact the office of New Standard Institute for details. A $50 service fee is applied for wire transfer payments.

Credit Cards

Credit Card payments require card number, expiration date, and name of cardholder. We accept MasterCard, Visa, Discover, and American Express.


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New Standard Institute, Inc.

84 Broad Street

Milford, CT 06460-3383 USA

Purchase Orders

For Purchase Order registration, hard copy of the PO must be sent by fax, mail, or email, including your company’s billing address and accounts payable department phone number. Purchase Orders will only be accepted from companies in the New Standard Institute “current client” database. Payment on a PO is due prior to start date of seminar. Registrations are not complete without full payment of PO.


Clients must notify New Standard Institute in writing two weeks prior to any seminar if they cannot attend the session they have reserved. Clients may choose to receive a partial refund or credit towards another seminar two weeks prior to the seminar. For any cancellation, there will be a $200 charge for nonrefundable amenities reserved in the name of the registrant.

Refunds will be issued in the form of a check made out to the registrant’s company name. Credit for another seminar session can be given for the amount paid, valid for up to 6 months.

“No-shows” and cancellations less than two weeks prior to a seminar will forfeit all registration fees.


A 10% rebate may be applied when three or more people from a facility attend the same session. Application for rebate will be accepted after the seminar is completed.

Travel and Hotel Information

Attendees are responsible for their own transportation and accommodations. New Standard Institute holds a block of reduced rate sleeping rooms for attendees at some seminar locations, available on a limited basis. Certain restrictions may apply. New Standard is not responsible for airline tickets or hotel costs and penalties.

Seminar Hours

Seminar hours are from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.

Confirmation of your registration will be sent by email within one business day of receipt of payment. If the seminar is full, you may transfer to an alternate session. New Standard Institute reserves the option of canceling, postponing, rescheduling or relocating any session. In such an event, space will be provided for confirmed attendees at an alternative seminar location.