Course Outline

This 1 day Primavera P6 training course provides delegates with an extensive dive into Primavera P6. Delegates will discover the project scheduling functionality and full capability of the software. Classes are facilitated by an experienced Project Control Professional who has a wealth of practical experience in operating the software.


By the end of the training course delegates will be able to:

  • Understand how to utilise activity coding
  • Be familiar with the full capabilities of Primavera P6
  • Have the ability to create a fully resourced schedule in Primavera P6
  • Understand how to create and maintain baselines
  • Create layouts and reports


  • Essential Resource Configuration Fields
  • Adding Labour resources/ Non-Labour/ Materials
  • Resource Codes
  • Resource Loading a schedule
  • Assigning resources at WBS using WBS Summary
  • Level of Effort in Primavera P6 – High level resource assignments
  • Resource Over-allocation
  • Introduction to Activity Codes
  • Creating Activity Codes
  • Assigning Activity Codes
  • Essentials of Grouping & Filtering with Activity Codes
  • Understanding the 3 types of Activity Codes
  • Building multiple Project Reporting using Activity Codes
  • Tallying Costs using Activity Codes
  • Create a Baseline in P6
  • Display Baseline Data
  • Baseline Fields & Data
  • Update Project Baseline
  • Copy a Baseline
  • Convert a Baseline back to a Project
  • Evaluating a Project against a Baseline
  • Build a Baseline comparison layout
  • Build a Baseline data variance layout

​Additional Information

The course is suitable for between 2 and 10 people and the following will be provided:

  • ​Lunch and refreshments throughout both days
  • Printed Course materials

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