A basic knowledge of Windows and/or Macintosh Operating Systems.
Upon completion of this course, students will have an understanding of the advanced FastTrack Schedule features essential for building comprehensive schedules.
Advanced Features of FastTrack Schedule Training Manual
Introduces users to advanced features relating to the activities and subactivities of a schedule. The course starts with a review of the basics and guides the student through advanced features of the software. Topics include: Review of FastTrack Schedule, Managing Resources, Defining Work Calendars, Customizing Calculations, Reporting with Summary Graphs, Working with FastSteps, Creating Templates and Consolidation.
*Please note, the course will be taught in an operating system-neutral Classic Menu interface using Windows computers. Students are allowed to bring personal laptops, but must receive permission from AEC Software first.
This module reviews the basics of FastTrack Schedule and introduces advanced ways of beginning a new schedule.
This module will teach you how to create, assign, and manage resources using the Resource and Schedule Views.
This module will teach you how to create the different types of work calendars and their use.
This module will teach you how to create and use customizable calculation columns.
Summary graphs summarize the values currently displayed in columns over a particular period of time. In this module, you will learn how to create and edit summary graphs and set them to display in particular layouts.
After completing this module you will know how to track the progress of your schedule using baseline, revised date, and actual date columns. You will also learn how to interpret the % Used and Status columns.
This module will teach you how to save your schedule as a template to quickly create future, similar schedules.
In this module you will learn how to easily consolidate your FastTrack Schedule files into one master file to analyze a big picture view of all your data.