Planning and Control Using Primavera P6 Virtual Course


LogiKal Training’s virtual delivery of our popular Planning and Control using P6 course allows participants who are not able to attend a classroom delivery to update their P6 skills.

This course is aimed at teaching participants how plan and control projects using Oracle® Primavera P6 PPM up to an intermediate level. The course is interactive and contains practical activities and workshops to allow participants to practice the skills they are learning.

Included with this course:
A hardcopy participant manual is included with this course and is designed to be used as a reference guide back in the workplace.


Day 1

  • 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

Day 2

  • Group, Sort and Layouts
  • Filters
  • Printing, Reports and Visulizer
  • Scheduling Options and Setting a Baseline
  • Updating an Unresourced Schedule
  • User and Administration Preferences and Scheduling Options
  • Creating Roles and Resources
  • Assigning Roles, Resources and Expenses
  • Resource Optimization

Day 3

  • Updating a Resourced Schedule
  • Other Methods of Organizing Project Data
  • Global Change
  • Managing the Enterprise Environment
  • Multiple Project Scheduling
  • Utilities
  • Earned Value Management with P6


  • Program Managers and Project Control staff evaluating the software against organisational requirements
  • Project schedulers who wish to learn how to use the software to schedule and control projects
  • Database managers who wish to understand how to set up and administer a database
  • Experienced project personnel who wish to learn how to schedule and control a project


To attend this course, it is recommended that participants:

  • Have understanding of how projects are managed and project management processes
  • Be competent users of the Windows environment