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Primavera P6 PPM Basic

About the Course
This Primavera P6 Professional training leads you through the entire project life cycle, from planning to execution. You'll develop a thorough understanding of how to plan and schedule.
Learn To:
•    Create and schedule a project.
•    Assign resources.
•    Adjust the project schedule.
•    Execute and control the project.
•    Add activities.

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

Explore Project Management Fundamentals
All workshops and instruction stress the three basic elements of project management: schedule, resources and costs. At the end of each day, you'll apply the concepts and functionality you learned in a case study. The course is divided into three sections: Creating a Project; Scheduling the Project; Project Execution and Control.

Use P6 Professional
The course uses P6 Professional, Primavera's Windows-based, client/server application. It is appropriate for those using P6 Professional either as a stand-alone application or as part of P6 EPPM. 


Course Objectives
    Create a project
    Create a Work Breakdown Structure
    Add activities
    View calendars
    Create relationships
    Schedule the project
    Assign constraints
    Format schedule data
    Define roles and resources
    Assign roles
    Assign resources
    Analyze resources
    Optimize the project plan
    Execute the project
    Create reports
    Understand data structures

Who Should Attend
This course targets Project Managers, Project Control Managers, Project Control Engineers, Planning and Scheduling Engineers, End Users, Business Analysts, Functional Implementer, 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 .

Primavera P6 PPM Advanced

About the Course
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 time scaled 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.

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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 techniques
    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 .

Primavera P6 EPPM Basic

This Primavera P6 Fundamentals 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.
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.

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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.

Explore the P6 Web Interface
This course uses P6, Primavera Web-based project management tool. Oracle BI and BPM are not covered in this course.

Course Objectives
    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
 
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 .
 

Primavera P6 EPPM Advanced

About the Course
This Primavera P6 Advanced training gives you hands-on experience with advanced resource management and project management in P6, Primavera's Web-based project management application. Topics include: creating resource teams and role teams, high- level resource planning, resource leveling, viewing and analyzing portfolio performance, assessing return on investment, capacity planning and waterline analysis, and  earned value analysis.

Learn To:
•    Use high-level resource planning.
•    Use resource leveling.
•    Staff resource requests.
•    Create resource teams and role teams.
•    Assess portfolio performance.
•    View return on investment data.
•    Conduct waterline analysis.
•    Use advanced scheduling techniques.

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Benefits to You
Enrolling in this course will help you understand P6’s resource and portfolio functionality so you can make improved project management decisions. You'll learn how to manage resources effectively to maximize investment; you'll also develop the skills to select and prioritize projects to align strategy, execution and results.

Explore the P6 Web Interface
Please note that this course uses the P6 Web interface. Case studies reinforce new skills and functionality.

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 . 
 

Primavera Risk Analysis with Workshop

Learning Outcome

  •    Apply a risk assessment to a project schedule, resources and costs Log and track project-critical documents

  •     Use a Risk Register:

•    Identify risks

•    Assess risks qualitatively or quantitatively

•    Propose, evaluate and justify mitigation

•    Track planned mitigation with rest of the project

  •     Run a risk analysis

  •     Understand the results of a risk analysis

  •     Interpret, communicate and justify a risk analysis to the project team, management and stakeholders

  •     Use risk management to improve your project management, set targets and contingency, set corporate and customer expectations with confidence.

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Who Should Attend
This 3-day introductory course is aimed at all new and prospective users looking to evaluate and benefit from the full capabilities of the Primavera Risk Analysis software.

Course Outline
    Basic schedule and cost risk analysis theory
    Risk Methodology
    Schedule Review
    Using three-point estimates for activities
    Running a quantitative risk analysis
    Understanding results (histograms, tornado charts)
    Understanding project drivers (duration sensitivity, criticality)
    Introduction to the Risk Register
    Integration with Primavera and Microsoft Project
    Cost & Resource Uncertain 
    Risk assessment templating
    Correlation
    Probabilistic Branching
    Risk Register (Risk Events)
    Response Planning - cost/benefit analysis
    Lab style workshop
    Applying risk analysis techniques
    Quality / Health Checkup


The Agenda for the 2-day PRA workshop will be:

1.    Schedule checks integrity - Running the scheduler checker.
2.    Running a Pre Analysis Check - Applying uniform duration uncertainty to determine project drivers.
3.    Develop the Risk Model - Applying template quick risk
4.    Running Risk Analysis
5.    Generating the reports