Primavera (P6) Project Management

30 Hrs / 35 PDU'S

This course provides hands-on training on advanced resource management and project management in P6, Primavera Web-based project management application. Topics include creating resource teams and role teams; high-level resource planning; resource leveling; viewing and analyzing portfolio performance; assessing return on investment; capacity planning and waterline analysis; and earned value analysis.


Course Description

Participants will create a project, add activities and relationships, assign resources, adjust the project plan to account for schedule delays and over allocated resources, and analyze portfolios. Participants will also learn how to customize the personal works pace and the project works pace to monitor project progress and communicate with team members. Oracle BI and BPM are not covered in this course. The course uses P6, Primavera Web-based project management tool. It is divided into four sections: Overview and Creating a Project; Scheduling the Project and Managing Data; Assigning Resources and Base lining; and Project Execution and Control.

 Course Learning Objectives

• Create a project
• Create a Work Breakdown Structure
• Add Activities
• Customize activity views
• Create Relationships
• Schedule the project
• Assign constraints
• View the Enterprise Project Structure
• Optimize the project schedule
• Assign roles and resources
• Analyze resources and cost
• Baseline the project plan
• Execute the project
• Customize dashboards
• Manage risk
• View reports

Who should attend?

  • Civil Engineers
  • Schedulers/Planners/Estimators
  • Architects Engineers of all disciplines / Drafters / Designers
  • Team Leaders / Members
  • Project / Program Managers
  • Contractors
  • Foremen & Supervisors
  • Other individuals whose responsibilities include supporting projects

Eligibility Criteria

Exam Details

Course Contents

 Fundamentals Level

• Project Management Life Cycle
• Understanding Data in P6
• Overview and Navigation
• Creating a Project
• Creating a Work Breakdown Structure
• Adding Activities
• Calendars
• Creating Relationships
• Scheduling
• Assigning Constraints
• Customizing Activity Views
• Understanding Roles and Resources
• Assigning Roles and Resources
• Project Workspace
• Optimizing the Project Plan
• Baselining the Project Plan
• Methods of Applying Progress
• Executing the Project Plan
• Analyzing the Updated Project
• Portfolios and Dashboards
• App A – Updating the Project Using Timesheets
• App B – Reporting
• CS – Three Case Studies

Advanced Level
• Creating Resource Teams
• Creating Role Teams
• High-Level Resource Planning
• Managing Allocation
• Staffing Resource Requests
• Resource Leveling
• Introduction to Portfolios
• Viewing Portfolio Information
• Earned Value Analysis and Portfolio Performance
• Analyzing Portfolios
• Advanced Scheduling
• Managing Multiple Projects
• App A – Managing Project Risks
• App B – Managing Project Issues
• App C – Duration Types
• App D – Calculating Percent Complete
• CS – Two Case Studies

Batch Schedule

Primavera P6 V16.2
  7:30AM - 11:30AM

  Friday Only

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