Primavera P6 Advanced Rel 15

Duration: 2 Days

What you will learn

This course provides 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

Professional Development and Continuing Education Units: Earns 13 PDUs and 1.3 CEUs

Learn to

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


  • Project Managers
  • Project Planners and Schedulers
  • Business Analysts
  • End Users
  • Functional Implementersr


Suggested Prerequisites:

Knowledge of project management principles

Course Objectives

  • Use advanced scheduling techniques
  • Create a portfolio
  • View portfolio performance
  • Analyze portfolio performance
  • Manage multiple projects
  • Create resource teams
  • Use high-level resource planning
  • Use resource leveling
  • Staff resource requests

Course Topics

Creating Resource Teams and Role Teams

  • View the Open Requests for Resources portlet.
  • View the Resource Team Summary portlet.

Viewing Portfolio Performance

  • Review performance thresholds.
  • Use earned value analysis.

Viewing Portfolio Information

  • View data in the Gantt Chart.
  • View return on investment data.

Analyzing Portfolios

  • View the Capacity Planning page.
  • Create a scenario.
  • View waterline analysis.
  • Create a portfolio view.

High-Level Resource Planning

  • Using Committed and Life of Project assignments.
  • Assign resources and roles.

Managing Allocation

  • Grouping data on the Assignments page.
  • Using the Resource Usage tab to analyze units and costs.

Staffing Resource Requests

  • Use resource search.

Resource Leveling

  • Assign leveling priorities.
  • Set leveling options.

Advanced Scheduling

  • Scheduling logic options
  • Multiple float paths.
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