Primavera P6 (Versions 8.1 & 8.2)

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Course Contents: 

• Introduction
• Creating a project plan
• Starting up and navigation
• Creating a new project
• Defining calendars
• Creating a primavera project wbs
• Adding activities and organizing under the wbs
• Formatting the display
• Adding relationships
• Activity network view
• Constraints
• Group, sort and layouts
• Filters
• Printing and reports
• Tracking progress
• User and administration preferences and scheduling options
• Creating roles and resources
• Assigning roles, resources and expenses
• Resource optimization
• Updating a resourced schedule
• Other methods of organizing project data
• Global change
• Managing the enterprise environment
• Multiple project scheduling
• Utilities
• What is new in p6 version 7
• What is new in version 6.0
• What is new in version 5.0


• Understand the steps required to create a project plan and monitor a project’s progress
• Understand the primavera P6 environment
• Create a project and set up the preferences
• Define calendars
• Creating a Work Breakdown structure and adding activities
• Format the display
• Add logic and constraints
• Use Filters, Group, Sort and Layouts
• Print reports
• Record and track progress of an unresourced schedule
• User and Administration Preferences and Scheduling Options
• Create and assign roles and resources
• Resource optimization including leveling
• Update a project containing resources
• Other methods of organizing data and Global Change
• Managing the enterprise environment including multiple project scheduling


Familiarity with Workstation operation, Basic operating system commands, and Basic use of the system editor is recommended.


After completing the course you will be able to:

Plan, Schedule and Cost the Project
Calculate Earned Value
Generate Reports

You will attain 24 professional development units (PDUs) for Project Managers


This course is intended for Project Managers, Engineers, Project Planners, Project Coordinators and Schedulers. People in related roles can also benefit from taking this course.

24 hours
For more information on Primavera P6 (Versions 8.1 & 8.2) please feel free to contact us online or call us at 416-513-1535.