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Project controllers are in high-demand

The demand for skilled Project controllers is rising exponentially in Australia. Upskilling in this discipline is a sure way to future-proof your career.

18,000

Project Controller roles to fill each year in Australia

AU$119,800

Median salary for Project Controller in Australia

FULL DAY SESSIONS

P6 PROFESSIONAL FUNDAMENTALS

Instructor Led Virtual Classes
3 – Day Extensive Learning
6 to 8 Participants Per Sessions
For Beginners & Freshers
Practical Hands On training
Trial Software Included

Next Available Date Slot
24 Aug 2020 – 26 Aug 2020

(*EZI Payment Options Available)

FULL DAY SESSIONS

P6 PROFESSIONAL ADVANCED

Instructor Led Virtual Classes
2 – Day Extensive Learning
6 to 8 Participants Per Sessions
For Intermediate Skilled
Practical Hands On training
Trial Software Included

Next Available Date Slot
27 Aug 2020 – 28 Aug 2020

(*EZI Payment Options Available)

FULL DAY SESSIONS

P6 PROFESSIONAL EPPM

Instructor Led Virtual Classes
3 – Day Extensive Learning
6 to 8 Participants Per Sessions
For Enterprise Users
Practical Hands On training
Software Access Included

Next Available Date Slot
24 Aug 2020 – 26 Aug 2020

(*EZI Payment Options Available)

EVENING SESSIONS

P6 PROFESSIONAL FUNDAMENTALS

Instructor Led Virtual Classes
6 – Day Extensive Learning
6 to 8 Participants Per Sessions
For Beginners & Freshers
Practical Hands On training
Trial Software Included

Next Available Date Slot
10 Aug 2020 – 17 Aug 2020

(*EZI Payment Options Available)

EVENING SESSIONS

P6 PROFESSIONAL ADVANCED

Instructor Led Virtual Classes
4 – Day Extensive Learning
6 to 8 Participants Per Sessions
For Intermediate Skilled
Practical Hands On training
Trial Software Included

Next Available Date Slot
18 Aug 2020 – 21 Aug 2020

(*EZI Payment Options Available)

EVENING SESSIONS

P6 PROFESSIONAL EPPM

Instructor Led Virtual Classes
6 – Day Extensive Learning
6 to 8 Participants Per Sessions
For Enterprise Users
Practical Hands On training
Software Access Included

Next Available Date Slot
10 Aug 2020 – 17 Aug 2020

(*EZI Payment Options Available)

Primavera P6 professional is especially built for planners and project controllers. This training course is meant to provide you with the fundamental knowledge of this professional version as it is currently being used by the industry professionals. This course directly cuts to the chase for developing a robust engineering, procurement, and construction schedule along with resources and cost.

A lot of effort and time has been put to prepare this course through construction industry professionals that use Primavera P6 in the field to prepare this course and you will learn scheduling and program management techniques based on real projects and industry methods of operation.

Primavera P6 Professional Fundamentals Course Contents

Topic 1 – Getting to know Primavera P6 Professional

    • Primavera P6 navigation and user interface
    • Customizing the P6 views and layouts

Topic 2 – The Enterprise Project Structure (EPS)

    • Understanding the purpose of the Enterprise Project Structure
    • Modifying the Enterprise Project Structure
    • Linking EPS to OBS

Topic 3 – Project Creation

    • Creating a new project
    • Understanding the project status options
    • Modifying project settings
    • Creating and using project codes

Topic 4 – The Calendar

    • Understanding the Calendar type
    • Creating and Managing Calendar
    • Assigning Calendar to Project and Activities

Topic 5 – The Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)

    • Preparation of a best-practice WBS
    • Creating a WBS in P6
    • Modifying the WBS elements

Topic 6 – Adding Activities in Project

    • Activities and their attributes
    • Activity types and their importance in building a schedule
    • Creating new activities
    • Creating and assigning activity codes

Topic 7 – Relationships and Constraints

    • Relationship types in P6
    • Creating relationships
    • Assigning Lag and Lead
    • Understanding the Critical Path Method (CPM)
    • Applying constraints to activities
    • Adjusting the duration and finish date of your project

Topic 8 – Formatting Project Data

    • Modifying the grouping of project data
    • Sorting Data in a table
    • Using filters to control the data displayed
    • Modifying the appearance of the Gantt chart
    • Modifying Timescales

Topic 9 – Resources & Costs

    • Creating resources
    • Pricing resources
    • Assigning resources to activities
    • Working with the Resource Usage Profile and analyzing resource assignments

Topic 10 – Resource Analysis and Leveling

    • Analysis overview
    • Analyzing resource availability
    • Mitigating resource overloads
    • Leveling resource for project optimization

Topic 11 – Project Baselines for Project Variance

    • Understanding the principles of Baselining P6 project schedules
    • Creating and assigning baselines
    • Displaying baseline data in the Table and Gantt chart
    • Understanding variance

Topic 12 – The Project Progressing and Tracking

    • Understanding the P6 data date
    • Updating activity progress information, actual dates, and costs
    • Using the Progress Spotlight feature
    • Updating the project using the schedule feature
    • Correcting issues in the schedule using Reflections for What-if analysis

Topic 13 – The Project Issues and Threshold Tool 

    • Creating and Navigating Project Issues
    • Creating a Threshold for Issues
    • Monitoring Threshold for Issues tracking
    • Managing Issues for Project Control

Topic 14 – Visual and Graphical Reporting 

    • Running reports from a layout
    • Creating and running reports using the reporting wizard
    • P6 Layout Page Setup for Printing

This course is meant for professionals who have basic hands-on knowledge of the tool and are willing to move to the next level. This workshop takes students through most used and requested advanced topics in project controls focussing on the practical approach. See the detailed curriculum below.

To take your career to the next level and boost your effectiveness of using Primavera P6 Professional, join us at this Workshop!

Primavera P6 Professional Advanced Course Contents:

Topic 1 – User Preferences and Tool Navigation

    • Understanding User Preferences
    • Recommended user preference settings

Topic 2 – User Administration

    • Adding Users to the system
    • Security Profiles
    • The Organizational Breakdown Structure (OBS)
    • Assigning user privileges to projects and WBS elements

Topic 3 – General Administration

    • Admin Preferences
    • Admin Categories
    • Global Currency Setting
    • User Preferences

Topic 4 – Global Change For Project Control

    • What Global Change can do for the project Control
    • How to create named Global Change configurations
    • Exporting and Importing Global Change configurations

Topic 5 – Spreadsheet Export and Import

    • Exporting a project to a spreadsheet
    • Modifying the spreadsheet
    • Loading new activities using a spreadsheet

Topic 6 – Customizing the Gantt Chart

    • Understanding the Bars dialog
    • Modifying existing Bars
    • Create custom Bars based on filters
    • Bar labels and other attributes of the Gantt Chart

Topic 7 – Notebooks, WPs and Docs & Feedback Tool

    • Adding Notebook Topics to P6
    • Entering narratives to P6 schedule activities
    • How to attach Work Products (WPs) and documents (Docs) to P6 Projects
    • How to associate WPs and Docs to schedule activities
    • How to use Feedback for better coordination in Project Execution

Topic 8 – Codes and User Defined Fields

    • What are codes and UDFs
    • How to create and manage Global, EPS and Project level Activity Codes
    • User Defined Fields (UDFs)
    • Project Codes and Resource Codes

Topic 9 – Advanced Reporting With Web Publishing

    • Creating tabular reports using the Report Wizard
    • Creating Time-distributed Reports
    • Modifying reports using the report Modify feature

Topic 10 – Earned Value Management and S-Curve

    • Earned Value Management Fundamentals
    • Setting up a P6 Project Schedule for EVM Reporting
    • Baselining the project ready for earned value reporting
    • Managing project status
    • Earned Value Reporting
    • Configuring and Viewing S-Curve

Are you an enterprise level user? This workshop is for you! Our Primavera P6 EPPM course covers the fundamentals as well as advanced features of using the Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management (EPPM) Web Client. This is are highly interactive and engaging sessions with expert trainers where participants will gain the knowledge, they need to use P6 EPPM as an effective project management tool.

Through a series of interactive sessions and exercises, you will master all the exciting features there are in Enterprise Project Portfolio Management!

P6 EPPM Course Contents

Topic 1 – Web User Interface and Navigation

    • Primavera P6 Web overview
    • An introduction to Primavera P6 EPPM
    • Project Workspaces
    • Navigating the Project Pages

Topic 2 – Dashboards and Interface Views

    • Creating and Managing Dashboards
    • Creating a User Interface Views
    • Portfolios, Projects and Resources Tabs

Topic 3 – Project Structures

    • Enterprise Project Structure (EPS)
    • Modifying the EPS
    • Organizational Breakdown Structure (OBS)

Topic 4 – Project Creation

    • Project creation overview
    • Creating a new project

Topic 5 – Calendars

    • Global Calendars
    • Project Calendars
    • Resource Calendars
    • Working with calendars

Topic 6 – The Work Breakdown Structure

    • Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) overview
    • Defining a WBS
    • Modifying the WBS

Topic 7 – Adding Activities

    • Activities overview
    • Describing an Activity and its attributes
    • Working with Activity Types
    • Adding Activities
    • Understanding Duration Types
    • Assigning Activity Codes

Topic 8 – Relationships and Constraints

    • Relationships overview
    • Relationship Types
    • Creating Relationships
    • Performing a Forward and Backward Pass
    • Apply a Constraint to an Activity
    • Critical Path Method
    • Modifying the Project Duration

Topic 9 – Formatting Project Data

    • Formatting overview
    • Grouping
    • Sorting
    • Filtering

Topic 10 – Roles and Resources

    • Resources and Roles overview
    • Describing Roles and Resources
    • Assigning Roles to an Activity
    • Assign Rates on Roles
    • Assigning Resources
    • Analyzing Resource Assignments

Topic 11 – Project Analysis

    • Analysis overview
    • Working with Check Schedule
    • Adjusting the Project Schedule
    • Analyzing Resource Availability
    • Entering Issues

Topic 12 – Baselines

    • Baselines overview
    • Creating a baseline
    • Working with baselines

Topic 13 – Progressing the Project

    • Project execution overview
    • Status update methods
    • Using Progress Spotlight
    • Progressing activity status
    • Rescheduling the Project

Topic 14 – Reporting and Exporting

    • Printing and Print Preview
    • Publishing Activities
    • Export and Importing

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