Code: 
D77911
Duration: 
3 Day(s)
Price: 
£1500

Overview

Knowledge of project management principles

Audience

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

Skills Gained

  • Customize dashboards
  • 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 costs
  • Baseline the project plan
  • Execute the project
  • View reports

Prerequisites

  • Knowledge of project management principles

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.

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Upcoming Dates

Course Location Days Cost Date
Onsite
3 1500 £1500 2018-07-17
Liverpool
3 1500 £1500 2017-10-30
Glasgow
3 1500 £1500 2017-10-12
Birmingham
3 1500 £1500 2017-09-22
Exeter
3 1500 £1500 2017-09-22
Reading
3 1500 £1500 2017-09-13
Leeds
3 1500 £1500 2017-08-21
London
3 1500 £1500 2017-08-14
Oxford
3 1500 £1500 2017-08-10
Manchester
3 1500 £1500 2017-08-07
Cardiff
3 1500 £1500 2017-08-01
Bristol
3 1500 £1500 2017-07-20