Project Planning & Control Using Oracle Primavera P6 - Version 7 to 16 PPM Professional

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This course is aimed at teaching students how to use Primavera Project Manager P6 Versions 7 to 16, Professional Client and Optional Client version, and earlier versions up to an intermediate level.

This course is registered with the Project Management Institute and participants can gain 21 Professional Development Units (PDUs) by completing this course.

New Horizons offers this training in partnership with Primaskills Pty Ltd.

  • Introduction
  • Creating a Project Plan
  • Starting up and Navigation
  • Creating a New Project
  • Defining Calendars
  • Creating a Primavera Project WBS
  • Adding Activities and Organising under the WBS
  • Formatting the Display
  • Adding Relationships
  • Activity Network View
  • Constraints
  • Group, Sort and Layouts
  • Filters
  • Printing and Reports
  • Scheduling Options and Setting a Baseline
  • Updating an Unresourced Schedule
  • User and Administration Preferences and Scheduling OPT
  • Creating Roles and Resources
  • Assigning Roles, Resources and Expenses
  • Resource Optimisation
  • Updating a Resourced Schedule
  • Other Methods of Organising Project Data
  • Global Change
  • Managing the Enterprise Environment
  • Multiple Project Scheduling
  • Utilities
This course is suitable for:

  • Programme Managers and Project Control staff evaluating the software against your organisational requirements.
  • Project schedulers who wish to learn how to use the software to schedule and control projects.
  • Database managers who wish to understand how to set up and administer a database.
  • Experienced project personnel who wish to learn how to schedule and control a project.
There are no mandatory pre-requisites for this course, however, in order to get the maximum benefit from this course, it is advisable that the participants:

  • Currently work in a project environment
  • Understand the processes used to manage projects
  • Will be required to use P6 to plan and/or control
  • Have experience in using other scheduling software like Microsoft Project.
  • Introduction to the user interface and how to plan projects without resources
  • Filters layouts, printing, baselines
  • Updating an un-resourced project
  • Creating and assigning roles and resources
  • Controlling projects with resources and costs
  • Setting up and administering a database plus advanced features including
  • import/export, Activity Codes, Custom Data Fields and Global Change.


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