P718 Oracle Primavera P6 Professional Advanced Release 15 (PPM-Client Server)

This Primavera P6 Professional Advanced training teaches you about resource management topics like manual allocation, bucket planning and leveling. Project management topics include earned value analysis, advanced scheduling and creating timescaled logic diagrams via Visualizer.

Learn To:

  • Use bucket planning.
  • Use resource leveling.
  • Use earned value analysis.
  • Calculate percent complete.
  • Calculate multiple float paths.
  • Analyze resource usage.

Benefits to You

Understand P6 Professional’s advanced resource and project management functionality so you can make improved decisions when managing your projects. You’ll learn how to manage resources effectively to maximize investment and use advanced project management techniques to ensure maximum return on investment.

Course Objectives

  • Calculate percent complete
  • Use advanced scheduling technqiues
  • Use global change
  • Bucket planning
  • Use the Assignments window
  • Analyze resources
  • Level resources
  • Use earned value
  • Analyze resources and roles

Who Should Attend

 This course targets Project Managers, Project Control Managers, Project Control Engineers, Planning and Scheduling Engineers, Quantity Surveyors and others interested in managing projects successfully or willing to contribute to project success.

In What Industries

Government, Real Estate Development, Aerospace, Defense, Engineering and Construction, Manufacturing and Industrial, Oil, Gas and Petrochemical, Power and Water Utility Plants, Education and Training, Retail, Financial Services, Information Technology, Telecommunication, Media Production, E-Business Enablers, Marketing and Sales, Pharmaceuticals, Environmental Management, Hospitality Management, Shipbuilding and Repair Yards .

 Course Outlines

 Using Earned Value Analysis

  • Calculating Planned Value Cost
  • Calculating Actual Cost
  • Calculating Earned Value Cost
  • Measuring Performance Percent Complete

Managing Multiple Projects

  • Opening Multiple Projects
  • Setting the Default Project

Analyzing Resources and Roles

  • Using the Resource Usage Profile
  • Using the Resource Usage Spreadsheet

Manually Allocating Resources

  • Viewing the Assignments Window
  • Viewing and Editing Allocation

Using Bucket Planning

  • Editing Future Buckets
  • Using Curves

Leveling Resources

  • Setting Leveling Options
  • Leveling Based on Priority

Adanced Scheduling

  • Multiple Float Paths
  • Calendar Effect on Lag
  • Scheduling Out-of-Sequence Activities

Using Global Change

  • Creating a User Defined Field
  • Running a Global Change

Required Prerequisites:

Suggested Prerequisites:

  • Basic project management knowledge
  • Basic knowledge of P6 Professional

Certificate

A certificate of completion will be issued to those who attend and complete the program.