Code: 
D67340
Duration: 
5 Day(s)
Price: 
£2500

Overview

This Primavera P6 Fundamentals Rel 8.3 training teaches you how to create a project, add activities and relationships, assign resources, adjust the project plan to account for schedule delays and overallocated resources and analyze portfolios. You'll also learn how to customize the Personal Workspace and the Project Workspace to monitor project progress and communicate with team members.

Please Note

This course uses P6, Primavera Web-based project management tool. Oracle BI and BPM are not covered in this course. Professional Development and Continuing Education Units: earns 19.5 PDUs and 1.95 CEUs.

Audience

  • Project Manager
  • End Users
  • Functional Implementer
  • Business Analysts

Skills Gained

  • 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
  • Create a project
  • Assign roles and resources
  • Analyze resources and costs
  • Baseline the project plan
  • Execute the project
  • Customize dashboards

Learn To:

  • Create a project.
  • Add activities.
  • Create relationships.
  • Assign and analyze resources.
  • Analyze project performance.
  • Execute and control the project.
  • Customize dashboards and the Project Workspace.

Benefits to You

Enrolling in this course will help you understand P6's basic features and functionality so you can apply them to your organization's project management processes. You'll develop the skills to manage projects on time and within budget to ensure optimal outcomes from capital and resource investments.

Course Specifics

Course Outline

Understanding P6 Data

  • Describing the Organizational Breakdown Structure
  • Describing the Enterprise Project Structure

Creating a Project

  • Viewing the EPS Page
  • Modifying Project Information

Creating a Work Breakdown Structure

  • Creating Multiple Levels

Adding Activities

  • Describing Activity Types
  • Viewing Activity Information
  • Editing Activity Details
  • Assigning Steps
  • Assigning Codes

Using Activity Views

  • Customizing a View
  • Filtering Data
  • Grouping and Sorting Data

Creating Relationships

  • Viewing Relationship Types
  • Creating Relationships in the Gantt Chart

Scheduling a Project

  • Defining Key Terms
  • Defining Total Float
  • Describing Loops and Open Ends
  • Calculating a Schedule

Assigning Constraints

  • Applying a Must Finish By Date
  • Constraining an Activity

Optimizing the Project Schedule

  • Analyzing Schedule Dates
  • Shortening a Project Schedule

Viewing the Project Workspace

  • Adding and Removing Portlets
  • Customizing the Project Workspace

Assigning Roles and Resources

  • Assigning a Role
  • Requesting Resources
  • Assigning Resources
  • Checking Resource Availability

Calendars

  • Defining Work Types
  • Editing a Project Calendar
  • Assigning a Calendar to an Activity

Baselining the Project Plan

  • Selecting a Baseline
  • Adding a Baseline

Executing the Project Plan

  • Describing Methods of Applying Progress
  • Using Progress Spotlight
  • Defining the Data Date
  • Applying Progress to Activities

Analyzing the Updated Project

  • Comparing Dates
  • Viewing Schedule Performance
  • Addressing Variances

Viewing Dashboards

  • Customizing Dashboards
  • Adding and Removing Dashboards
  • Viewing Portfolio Data

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.

Submit an enquiry from any page on this site, and let us know you are interested in the requirements box, or simply mention it when we contact you.

Upcoming Dates

Course Location Days Cost Date
Onsite
5 5100 £5100 2018-07-16
Leeds
5 2500 £2500 2017-10-20
Birmingham
5 2500 £2500 2017-10-20
Bristol
5 2500 £2500 2017-10-16
Glasgow
5 2500 £2500 2017-09-26
Liverpool
5 2500 £2500 2017-09-19
Reading
5 2500 £2500 2017-09-04
London
5 2500 £2500 2017-08-21