Project Management in Oracle Primavera P6 Enterprise Basic Course

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Figure 1: Primavera P6 Enterprise Gantt Chart

This Primavera P6 Fundamentals Rel 8.3 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.

Professional Development Units: Earns 19.5 PDUs

Enrolling in Primavera Enterprise 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.

Please Note that this course uses P6, Primavera Web-based project management tool. Oracle BI and BPM are not covered in this course.

Learn To

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Figure 2: Oracle Primavera P6 Enterprise Dashboard

  • 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


Primavera P6 Enterprise Course Objectives

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Figure 3: Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management

  1. Create a Work Breakdown Structure
  2. Create a project
  3. Add activities
  4. Customize activity views
  5. Create relationships
  6. Schedule the project
  7. Assign constraints
  8. View the Enterprise Project Structure
  9. Optimize the project schedule
  10. Create a project
  11. Assign roles and resources
  12. Analyze resources and costs
  13. Baseline the project plan
  14. Execute the project
  15. Customize dashboards


  • End Users
  • Project Manager
  • Planners and Schedulers
  • Business Analysts

Suggested Prerequisites

  • Knowledge of windows
  • Knowledge of project management principles

Primavera P6 Enterprise Course Topics

  1. Understanding P6 Data
  2. Creating a Project
  3. Creating a Work Breakdown Structure
  4. Adding Activities
  5. Using Activity Views
  6. Creating Relationships
  7. Scheduling a Project
  8. Optimizing the Project Schedule
  9. Baselining the Project Plan
  10. Viewing Dashboards

Primavera P6 Enterprise Course Contents

  1. Understanding Primavera P6 Enterprise Data
    • Describing the Organizational Breakdown Structure (OBS)
    • Describing the Enterprise Project Structure (EPS)
  2. Creating a Project
    • Viewing the EPS Page
    • Modifying Project Information
  3. Creating a Work Breakdown Structure
    • Creating Multiple Levels
    • WBS Element Hierarchy
  4. Adding Activities
    • Describing Activity Types
    • Viewing Activity Information
    • Editing Activity Details
    • Assigning Steps
    • Assigning Codes
  5. Using Activity Views
    • Customizing a View
    • Filtering Data
    • Grouping and Sorting Data
  6. Creating Relationships
    • Viewing Relationship Types
    • Creating Relationships in the Gantt Chart
  7. Scheduling a Project
    • Defining Key Terms
    • Defining Total Float
    • Describing Loops and Open Ends
    • Calculating a Schedule
  8. Assigning Constraints
    • Applying a Must Finish By Date
    • Constraining an Activity
  9. Optimizing the Project Schedule
    • Analyzing Schedule Dates
    • Shortening a Project Schedule
  10. Viewing the Project Workspace
    • Adding and Removing Portlets
    • Customizing the Project Workspace
  11. Assigning Roles and Resources
    • Assigning a Role
    • Requesting Resources
    • Assigning Resources
    • Checking Resource Availability
  12. Calendars
    • Defining Work Types
    • Editing a Project Calendar
    • Assigning a Calendar to an Activity
  13. Baselining the Project Plan
    • Selecting a Baseline
    • Adding a Baseline
  14. Executing the Project Plan
    • Describing Methods of Applying Progress
    • Using Progress Spotlight
    • Defining the Data Date
    • Applying Progress to Activities
  15. Analyzing the Updated Project
    • Comparing Dates
    • Viewing Schedule Performance
    • Addressing Variances
  16. Viewing Dashboards
    • Customizing Dashboards
    • Adding and Removing Dashboards
    • Viewing Portfolio Data

Key Features of Primavera P6 Resource Training

Primavera P6 Enterprise


Enterprise Project Portfolio Management

Primavera Dashboards

Primavera Web Access


Primavera Web-based Project Management Tool

Primavera P6 Fundamentals Rel 20X

Project Portfolios

Projet Scheduling

Recommended Related Training Courses: Primavera P6 Advanced Rel 20. This Primavera P6 Advanced Rel 20 training teaches you about advanced resource management and project management topics in P6. Please note that this course uses the P6 Web interface.

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