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Primavera P6 PPM Fundamentals

Primavera P6 Training

3 Days Course | Training Schedule

This training class utilizes P6 PPM, Primavera’s Client/Server Project Management tool. The class leads participants through the entire project life cycle, from planning projects through execution of detailed work. Students will learn to: add activities, assign resources, create baselines and much more on the core principles on project, schedule & cost. Appropriate for users of P6 version(s) 8.x, 15.x, 16.x, 17.xThis Course Includes: All course material, software for use during training, 30 days login access to training platform. One-on-one follow-up, Mentoring and Certificate of training completion. Course Times: 9:00am to 4:30pm Local Time.

AUDIENCE: Construction & Engineering Professionals, Project Managers, Schedulers, Admin’s
PREREQUISITE: Basic project management and scheduling knowledge. No previous experience working with Primavera software required

  • Getting started Primavera P6 Professional
  • The Project Management Life-cycle
  • P6 user interface & navigation
  • Project Creation
  • Process Group
  • P6 interface and navigation
  • Enterprise Project Structures
  • Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)
  • Relationships and Constraints
  • Formatting Project Data
  • Resources & Costs
  • P6 Baselines
  • Reporting
  • P6 user interface and navigation
  • Customizing the P6 views and layouts
  • Monitoring and Controlling Process Group
  • Understanding the purpose of the Enterprise Project Structure
  • Modifying the Enterprise Project Structure
  • Creating a new project
  • Understanding the project status options
  • Modifying project settings
  • Creating and using project codes
  • Preparation of a best-practice WBS
  • Creating a WBS in P6
  • Modifying the WBS elements
  • Activity types and their importance in the schedule
  • Creating new activities
  • Creating and assigning activity codes
  • Relationship types in P6
  • Understanding Critical Path Method (CPM)
  • Applying constraints to activities
  • Adjusting the duration and finish date of your project
  • Using filters to control the data displayed
  • Creating resources
  • Assigning resources to activities
  • Working with the Resource Usage Profile
  • Mitigating resource overloads
  • Baselining P6 project schedules
  • Running reports from a layout
  • Creating and running reports using the reporting wizard
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