Oracle® Primavera

Primavera P6 Professional Fundamentals

This Primavera P6 Professional Fundamentals training takes you through the entire project life cycle, from planning to execution. Learn to add activities, assign resources, create a baseline, plan, schedule and more.

Learn To
This Primavera P6 Professional training leads you through the entire project life cycle, from planning to execution. You’ll develop a thorough understanding of how to plan and schedule.
Learn To:
Create and schedule a project. Assign resources. Adjust the project schedule. Execute and control the project. Add activities.

Benefits to You
Enrolling in this course will help you understand P6 Professional’s basic features and functionality so you can apply them to your organization’s project management processes. You’ll also learn how to manage projects on time and within budget to ensure optimal outcomes from capital and resource investments.

Explore Project Management Fundamentals
All workshops and instruction stress the three basic elements of project management: schedule, resources and costs. At the end of each day, you’ll apply the concepts and functionality you learned in a case study. The course is divided into three sections: Creating a Project; Scheduling the Project; Project Execution and Control.

Use P6 Professional
The course uses P6 Professional, Primavera’s Windows-based, client/server application. It is appropriate for those using P6 Professional either as a stand-alone application or as part of P6 EPPM.

Please note that this course uses the P6 Optional Client (Windows-based client).

Prerequisites

Audience

  • Analyst
  • End User
  • Implementer
  • Manager

Course Objectives

  • Create a Work Breakdown Structure
  • Define roles and resources
  • Assign roles
  • Assign resources
  • Analyze resources
  • Optimize the project plan
  • Understand data structures
  • Create a project
  • Add activities
  • View calendars
  • Create relationships
  • Schedule the project
  • Assign constraints
  • Create reports
  • Format schedule data
  • Execute the project

Course Topics

Understanding P6 Data

  • Describing Enterprise and Project-Specific data
  • Logging In
  • Opening an Existing Project
  • Opening and Customizing Layouts

Enterprise Project Structure

  • Describing Components of EPS

Creating a Project

  • Create a project
  • Navigating in the Projects
  • Window Viewing Project Details

Creating a Work Breakdown Structure

  • Defining a Work Breakdown Structure
  • Creating the WBS Hierarchy

Adding Activities

  • Describing an Activity and its Components
  • Describing Activity Types
  • Adding Activities
  • Adding a Notebook Topic
  • Adding Steps to an Activity
  • Assigning Activity Codes

Creating Relationships

  • Viewing a Network Logic
  • Diagram Relationship Types
  • Creating Relationships

Scheduling

  • Performing a Forward and Backward Pass
  • Describing Float

Assigning Constraints

  • Applying an Overall Deadline to a Project
  • Apply a Constraint to an Activity

Using Reflection Projects

  • Creating a Reflection Project
  • Merging Changes

Formatting Schedule Data

  • Grouping Activities
  • Sorting
  • Filtering

Roles and Resources

  • Describing Roles and Resources
  • Viewing Dictionaries

Assigning Roles

  • Assigning Roles to an Activity
  • Assign Rates on Roles

Assigning Resources

  • Assigning Resources
  • Adjusting Budgeted Units/Time

Analyzing Resources

  • Displaying the Resource Usage Profile

Optimizing the Project Plan

  • Analyzing Schedule Dates
  • Shortening a Project Schedule
  • Analyzing Resource Availability

Baselining the Project Plan

  • Creating a Baseline Plan
  • Display Baseline Bars on the Gantt Chart

Project Execution and Control

  • Describing Methods for Updating the Schedule
  • Using Progress Spotlight
  • Statusing Activities
  • Rescheduling the Project

Reporting Performance

  • Describing Reporting Methods
  • Running a Schedule Report
  • Creating a report with the Report Wizard

Primavera P6 Professional Advanced

This Primavera P6 Professional Advanced training explores resource management and advanced project management techniques using P6 Professional. Learn new ways to manage resources and analyze project performance.

Learn To

This Primavera P6 Professional Advanced training teaches you about resource management topics like manual allocation, bucket planning and leveling. Project management topics include earned value analysis and advanced scheduling.

Learn To:

  • Use bucket planning.
  • Use resource leveling.
  • Use earned value analysis.
  • Calculate percent complete.
  • Calculate multiple float paths.
  • Analyze resource usage.

Benefits to You

Understand P6 Professional’s advanced resource and project management functionality so you can make improved decisions when managing your projects. You’ll learn how to manage resources effectively to maximize investment and use advanced project management techniques to ensure maximum return on investment.

Prerequisites

Suggested Prerequisite

  • Primavera P6 Professional Fundamentals Rel 18 Ed 1
  • Basic project management knowledge
  • Basic knowledge of P6 Professional

Audience

  • Analyst
  • End User
  • Implementer
  • Manager

Course Objectives

  • Calculate percent complete
  • Analyze resources and roles
  • Use advanced scheduling techniques
  • Use global change Bucket planning
  • Use the Assignments
  • window Analyze resources
  • Level resources
  • Use earned value

Course Topics

Using Earned Value Analysis

  • Calculating Planned Value Cost
  • Calculating Actual Cost
  • Calculating Earned Value Cost
  • Measuring Performance Percent Complete

Managing Multiple Projects

  • Opening Multiple Projects
  • Setting the Default Project

Analyzing Resources and Roles

  • Using the Resource Usage Profile
  • Using the Resource Usage Spreadsheet

 

Manually Allocating Resources

  • Viewing the Assignments Window
  • Viewing and Editing Allocation

Using Bucket Planning

  • Editing Future Buckets
  • Using Curves

Leveling Resources

  • Setting Leveling Options
  • Leveling Based on Priority

Adanced Scheduling

  • Multiple Float Paths
  • Calendar Effect on Lag
  • Scheduling Out-of-Sequence Activities

Using Global Change

  • Creating a User Defined Field
  • Running a Global Change

Primavera P6 EPPM Fundamentals

This Primavera P6 Fundamentals training leads you through the entire project life cycle, from planning to execution. Engage in hands-on exercises and case studies that apply the features and functionality of P6 to real-world situations.

Learn To

This Primavera P6 Fundamentals 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.

Learn To:

  • 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.

Benefits to You

Enrolling in this 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

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

Prerequisites

Knowledge of project management principles

Audience

  • End Users
  • Functional Implementer
  • Project Manager
  • Business Analysts

Course Objectives

  • Create a Work Breakdown Structure
  • Add activities
  • Customize activity views
  • Create relationships
  • Create relationships
  • Assign constraints
  • Assign roles and resources
  • View the Enterprise Project Structure
  • Optimize the project schedule
  • Create a project
  • Analyze resources and costs
  • Baseline the project plan
  • Execute the project
  • Customize dashboards

Course Topics

  • Understanding P6 Data
  • Creating a Project
  • Creating a Work Breakdown Structure
  • Adding Activities
  • Using Activity Views
  • Creating Relationships
  • Scheduling a Project
  • Assigning Constraints
  • Optimizing the Project Schedule
  • Viewing the Project Workspace
  • Assigning Roles and Resources
  • Calendars
  • Baselining the Project Plan
  • Executing the Project Plan
  • Analyzing the Updated Project
  • Viewing Dashboards

Primavera P6 EPPM Advanced

This Primavera P6 Advanced training teaches you about advanced resource management and project management topics in P6. Please note that this course uses the P6 Web interface.

Learn To

This Primavera P6 Advanced training gives you 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.

Learn To:

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

Benefits to You

Enrolling in this course will help you understand P6’s resource and portfolio functionality so you can make improved project management decisions. You’ll learn how to manage resources effectively to maximize investment; you’ll also develop the skills to select and prioritize projects to align strategy, execution and results.

Explore the P6 Web Interface

Please note that this course uses the P6 Web interface. Case studies reinforce new skills and functionality.

Prerequisites

Suggested Prerequisite

  • Primavera P6 Fundamentals Rel 17 Ed 1
  • Knowledge of project management principles

Audience

  • Analyst
  • End User
  • Implementer
  • Manager

Course Objectives

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

Course Topics

Creating Resource Teams and Role Teams

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

Viewing Portfolio Performance

  • Review performance thresholds.
  • Use earned value analysis.

Viewing Portfolio Information

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

Analyzing Portfolios

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

High-Level Resource Planning

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

Managing Allocation

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

Staffing Resource Requests

  • Use resource search.

Resource Leveling

  • Set leveling options.
  • Assign leveling priorities.

Advanced Scheduling

  • Multiple float paths.
  • Scheduling logic options.

Primavera P6 application Administration

This Primavera P6 Application Administration 18 training teaches you how to build enterprise data structures and configure settings to support an enterprise implementation or Cloud deployment.

Learn To

This course teaches you how to build enterprise data structures like the Enterprise Project Structure and Organizational Breakdown Structure. Also learn how to add users and set security. Topics on resources and roles, and preferences are also covered.

Prerequisites

Audience

  • Administrator
  • Manager

Course Objectives

  • Manage EPS and OBS.
  • Create resources and roles.
  • Add users and configure security.
  • Manage users on-premises.
  • Manage enterprise settings.
  • Support project management processes.

Course Topics

Managing the EPS

Managing the OBS

Defining Resources and Roles

Configuring Enterprise Data

Managing User Access

Scheduling Services

Primavera P6 Reporting with BI Publisher

This Primavera P6 Reporting with BI Publisher 11G training teaches you how to use BI Publisher to build reports with Primavera P6 data. Get a detailed explanation of the P6 Extended Schema, the core database for P6 reporting.

Learn To

This Primavera P6 Reporting with BI Publisher 11g training is ideal for report-writers and administrators who use BI Publisher to generate P6 reports. Expert Oracle University instructors will teach you how to create data models or use existing models to build reports.

Learn To:

  • Create reports.
  • Build new data models.
  • Create and customize layouts.
  • Edit P6 sample reports, as well as existing reports.
  • Use BI Publisher with P6 Analytics.
  • Analyze the P6 Extended Schema.

Benefits to You

By enrolling in this course, you’ll explore the P6 Extended Schema in detail, which includes an explanation of how to use the Oracle SQL Developer Data Modeler. A case study at the end of the course tests your ability to build reports.

Prerequisites

Audience

  • Analyst
  • Developer
  • Manager

Course Objectives

  • Navigate and view reports
  • Create reports
  • Work with P6 Extended Schema
  • Construct new data models
  • Create and customize layouts
  • Edit sample reports
  • Use BI Publisher with P6 Analytics

Course Topics

Navigating and Viewing Reports

  • Accessing Account Preferences
  • Accessing the P6 Reports Section

 

Creating Reports Using Existing Data Models

  • Selecting a Data Model
  • Adding and Saving a
  • Layout Setting Ouput Formats

Working with the P6 Extended Schema

  • Understanding the P6 Extended Schema
  • Using the Oracle SQL Developer Data Modeler

Constructing New Data Models

  • Setting a Default Data Source
  • Adding a Data Set
  • Building a SQL Query
  • Adding a Layout and Viewing the Report
  • Adding a List of Values and a Parameter

Customizing Layouts

  • Using the Layout Editor
  • Customizing Layouts Using BI Publisher

Editing P6 Sample Reports

  • Viewing P6 Sample Reports
  • Editing P6 Sample Reports

Using BI Publisher with P6 Analytics

  • Adding BI Publisher Reports to a Dashboard
  • Creating a Report Based on P6 Analytics Analyses

Scheduling

  • Scheduling Reports in P6 Scheduling
  • Reports in BI Publisher

Primavera P6 Analytics

This Primavera P6 Analytics training teaches you how to use Primavera P6 Analytics to build analyses and create views with P6 project management data. The course covers P6 Analytics based on Oracle’s Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition 11g.

Learn To

This Primavera P6 Analytics 11g training is ideal for administrators and end-users. Use P6 project management data to create basic analysis, create filters, build views and charts in requests, build gauge views and pivot tables, and add content to dashboards. The course also covers how to use BI Actionable Intelligence – agents, actions, and alerts.

Learn To:

  • Create analyses.
  • Create views.
  • Build charts.
  • Build pivot tables.
  • Customize dashboards.

This 2-day course concludes with a case study in which key functionality is reinforced to solidify your learning.

Prerequisites

Audience

  • Administrator
  • Implementer
  • Manager

Course Objectives

  • Using alerts and agents
  • Creating analyses
  • Filtering requests
  • Creating charts
  • Working with views
  • Creating gauge views
  • Creating pivot tables
  • Customizing dashboards

Course Topics

Creating Basic Analyses

  • Customizing Columns
  • Viewing Results A
  • dding a Formula

Filtering Requests

  • Creating and Editing a Filter
  • Parenthetical Filtering
  • Filtering and Drilling
  • Creating Prompts

Creating Charts and Working with Views

  • Adding a Chart to a Request
  • Formatting a Chart
  • Adding Bins

Creating Gauge Views and Pivot Tables

  • Adding a Gauge View to a Request
  • Customizing a Gauge View
  • Adding a Pivot Table to a Request
  • Formatting a Pivot Table

BI Dashboards

  • Adding Content to a Dashboard
  • Creating Dashboard Prompts

Using Actions, Agents, and Alerts

Primavera Unifier

Unifier Admin

Primavera Unifier: Administration Rel 17

This Primavera Unifier Administration training covers user/group administration and access control, administration levels and roles, and more. Learn best practices to create and use templates and shell administration.

This course is appropriate for Oracle Cloud deployments.

Learn To

The Primavera Unifier Adminstration training teaches you how to manage user and group access to company and project workspaces. It focuses on the core skills required for defining data and configuration of Unifier objects.

This course is appropriate for Oracle Cloud deployments.

Learn To:

  • Explore administration roles.
  • Understand company relationships.
  • Test designs built in uDesigner.

Benefits to You

When you walk away from this course, you will have developed a much deeper knowledge of how to leverage this Primavera solution to work for your business. Get hands-on training from expert Oracle University instructors.

Prerequisites

Audience

  • Administrator

Course Objectives

  • Assign and manage permissions
  • Manage shells
  • Use configuration packages
  • Manage users and groups
  • Configure business processes, shells and user mode navigator
  • Set up non-workflow and workflow business processes
  • Create single-instance and multiple-instance shells
  • Differentiate between administration levels and roles
  • Differentiate between administration levels and roles

Course Topics

Navigation

  • Exploring Landing Pages and Navigation Tabs
  • Describing Modes

Company Relationship Management

  • Defining Concepts of Company Relationships
  • Prerequisites for Partner Companies
  • Adding/Removing Partner Companies

Company User Administration

  • Methods for Adding Owner and Partner Company Users

Company Group Administration

  • Creating/Maintaining Groups
  • Assigning Users to Groups
  • Assigning Group Permissions

Company Permission Management

  • Permission Categories and Levels
  • Permission Sets

Business Process Configuration

  • Logs

Shell Manager Configuration

  • Shell Types

Shell Templates

  • Types of Templates
  • Assigning Permissions

Workflow Setup

  • Action Items
  • Transmittals Setup
  • Email Validation

Creating a Single Shell Instance

Creating Multiple-Shell Instances

Updating Shells

  • Updating Users
  • Updating Groups

Configuration Packages

  • Design and Development
  • Package Checklist
  • Error Check

Unifier Reports

Primavera Unifier Reports and Dashboards 17

This Primavera Unifier Reports and Dashboards training teaches you how to create reports and develop dashboards. You will configure dashboards and use native Unifier reporting tools to extract and display data. Also includes a section on configuring a dashboard block based on data from Primavera Analytics.

Learn To

This Primavera Unifier Reports and Dashboards training teaches you how to create reports and develop dashboards in the Primavera Unifier Reports and Dashboards solution. To perform data extraction and display, expert Oracle University instructors will also teach you how to configure these dashboards and use native Unifier reporting tools.

Learn To:

Create report templates. Update shell templates. Define permissions. Create data cubes and data views. Create dashboards. Create custom Business Intelligence Publisher reports using data views.

Day 1: Creating User-Defined Reports

This course begins with expert Oracle University instructors teaching you how to create userdefined report templates and update shell templates. The first day concludes with hands-on instruction to expand your skills so you can import, update and schedule user-defined reports.

Day 2: Viewing Dashboards & Creating Data Cubes

The second day of this course focuses on dashboards. You will view dashboards and then create data cubes, data views and dashboards through hands-on exercises. These exercises will reinforce your learning and help solidify your new skill set so you can apply it to your daily job. Also includes a discussion on using Primavera Analytics.

Prerequisites

Suggested Prerequisite

  • Primavera Unifier: Administration Rel 17 Ed 1
  • Primavera Unifier: uDesigner Fundamentals Rel 17 Ed 1

Audience

  • Administrator
  • Systems Administrator

Course Objectives

  • Create reports
  • Create templates Run user-defined reports
  • Define data cubes and data views
  • Configure dashboards
  • View system reports

Course Topics

Report Templates

  • Tabular Reports
  • Cross-Tab Reports
  • Alert Report Templates
  • Copying and Editing

Shell Templates

  • Embedding Report Templates
  • Assigning Report Permissions
  • Updating and Scheduling

Shell and Company Dashboards

  • Creating Dashboards Manually
  • Configuring the Dashboard

Data Views

  • Creating Data Views
  • Creating Data Cube Definitions
  • Data Views and User-Defined Reports

Primavera Analytics

  • Configure Unifier Objects to Map in Analytics Node
  • Build an Analytics Block in a Shell Dashboard

Unifier uDesigner

Primavera Unifier: uDesigner Fundamentals Rel 17

This Primavera Unifier uDesigner Fundamentals training enables you to design business processes, attribute forms and shells. Expert Oracle University instructors will help you to develop the knowledge and skills to make effective design decisions that will transform designs into a functioning user interface.

Learn To

This Primavera Unifier uDesigner Fundamentals training enables you to design and deploy business processes, attribute forms and shells. Expert Oracle University instructors will help you follow good design principles to develop Unifier data structures, statuses and forms. The course covers configuration of additional form and workflow behavior such as formulas, autopopulation, conditional routing and workflow actions via email. It shows how to efficiently reuse forms, utilize uDesigner versioning methods and define integration templates. The course provides an overview of common business process types, highlighting their unique features.

Learn To:

  • Follow good design practices.
  • Distinguish process types.
  • Create data structures, shells, business processes and attribute shells.
  • Add functionality to forms, such as consolidation of line items, validation, auto-population, and linked elements.
  • Use production bundles.

Day 1: Engage in Hands-on Exercises

The course begins with an overview of navigation and introduces design and development concepts. You will gain hands-on experience creating data structures and record statuses, and designing a shell and a user attributes form.

Day 2: Design Business Processes

Next, you will dive into designing and building commonly used examples of Simple and Line Item business process types. You will also learn how to re-use forms.

Day 3: Explore Workflows and Form Behavior

You will learn about additional workflow functionality such as conditional routing and enabling workflow actions via email. You will also learn about adding form and field behavior such as building formulas and validation, auto-publishing to Document Manager, auto-sequencing, autopopulation and line item consolidation.

Day 4: Integration and uDesigner Processes

You will learn about integration and uDesigner versioning. Finally, you will learn how to deploy completed designs and distinguish business process types.

Prerequisites

Required Prerequisite

  • Primavera Unifier: Administration Rel 17 Ed 1

Audience

  • Administrator
  • Systems Administrator

Course Objectives

  • Utilize uDesigner
  • Follow good design practices Learn business process types
  • Create data structures
  • Create shells
  • Create business processes
  • Attribute forms

Course Topics

Object Creation

  • Shells,
  • Business Processes
  • Creating Data Structures
  • Attribute Forms

Business Process Creation

  • Re-using Forms
  • Upper Form Templates
  • Simple-Type Business Process
  • Line Item Non-Workflow Business Process
  • Line Item Workflow Business Process

Workflow Functionality

  • Conditional Routing
  • Workflow Actions via Email

Form Functionality

  • Formulas
  • Validation
  • Consolidation
  • Auto Population
  • Linked Elements

uDesigner Processes

  • Integration
  • Versioning
  • Designs

Primavera Contract Management

This Primavera Contract Management R14 training teaches document management and project control using Primavera Contract Management R14 (Business Intelligence Publisher Edition). Interact with expert Oracle University instructors.

Learn To

This Primavera Contract Management R14 training is designed for project managers, contract managers, subcontractors and suppliers. Expert Oracle University instructors will help you explore the full gamut of contract management, including logging and tracking submittals, managing project costs, managing contracts and managing purchase orders.

Learn To:

Log and track submittals. Document project issues. Manage project costs. Award procurement items. Manage contracts and purchase orders. Manage payment requisitions. Enter and track company- and project-related data in Contract Management.

Prerequisites

Audience

  • End User
  • Manager

Course Objectives

  • Use drawings
  • Communicate project information
  • Log and track submittals
  • Document project issues
  • Manage costs
  • Award procurement items
  • Manage contracts
  • Customize layouts
  • Connect to a P6 schedule
  • Create a project

Course Topics

Creating the Company Directory

  • Adding a New Company
  • Copying Contacts

Creating a Project

  • Defining the Project

Managing Drawings

  • Adding a Document
  • Recording Revisions
  • Using Transmittals

Logging and Tracking Submittals

  • Creating a Submittal
  • Defining Workflow
  • Tracking Approvals

Recording Project Communication

  • Daily Reports
  • Meeting Minutes

Managing Costs

  • Using the Cost Worksheet
  • Defining Cost Codes

Managing Contracts

  • Budgeted and Committed Contracts
  • Creating a Purchase Order
  • Creating a Trend Document

Using Change Management

  • Documenting Quotes
  • Completing Negotiations

Managing Payment Requisitions

  • Schedule of Values
  • Retainage
  • Updating and Certifying a Requisition

Using the Safety Module

  • Recording a Violation
  • Generating an Injury or Illness Report

Connecting to a P6 Schedule

  • Linking to P6
  • Documents and P6 Dates

Primavera Portfolio Management

This Primavera Portfolio Management Rel 9.0 training covers end-user functionality in Primavera Portfolio Management R9.0. It covers using and creating processes, forms, scorecards, investor maps and workbooks.

Learn To

This Primavera Portfolio Management Rel 9.0 training teaches you how to use PPM functionality to evaluate and analyze portfolios. It’s designed for end-users and does not cover administrative topics.

Learn To:

  • Use and create forms and scorecards.
  • Use investor maps, workbooks and dashboards.
  • Create portfolios.
  • Use and create processes.
  • View items in PPM.

Benefits to You

By enrolling in this course, you’ll develop a deeper knowledge of how to best leverage the Primavera Portfolio Management solution. Case studies will help you apply your newly developed skills to analyze portfolio data.

Prerequisites

Audience

  • End User

Course Objectives

  • Customize a scorecard
  • View an investor map
  • Track deliverables in a workbook
  • Start a workflow
  • Create process links
  • Create a portfolio
  • Define portfolio management
  • View dashboards
  • Enter data in a form

Course Topics

Using Processes

  • E-Mailing Links and Folders

Using Forms

  • Updating Data
  • Printing and Exporting

Using Scorecards

  • Updating Data
  • Customizing
  • Viewing Cell Properties

Using Investor Maps

  • Displaying a Map
  • Filtering
  • Taking a Snapshot

Using Workbooks

  • Working with Action Items
  • Working with Life Cycles
  • Working with Deliverables
  • Working with Dependencies

Using Workflows

  • Starting a Workflow

Creating Processes

  • Creating Process Links
  • Adding Text Editing

Creating Scorecards

  • Adding Categories

Creating Query-Based Portfolios

  • Entering Portfolio Information

Managing Risk in Primavera Risk Analysis

This course provides training for Primavera’s Risk Management solution. Participants will gain a thorough background in the basic concepts of risk management. This three-day class leads you through examples of specific risk modeling techniques and provides a lab-style workshop on the third day to allow students to apply the learned techniques.

Learn To

This course provides training for Primavera’s Risk Management solution. Participants will gain a thorough background in the basic concepts of risk management. This three-day class leads you through examples of specific risk modeling techniques and provides a lab-style workshop on the third day to allow students to apply the learned techniques.

Profession Development and Continuing Education Units:

  • Earns 19.5 PDUs

Learn to:

  • Use a Risk Register to assess risks qualitatively or quantitatively
  • Run a risk analysis
  • Use a Risk Register to propose, evaluate and justify mitigation
  • Track planned mitigation with rest of the project

Prerequisites

Audience

  • Analyst
  • End User
  • Implementer
  • Manager

Course Objectives

  • Apply a risk assessment to a project schedule, resources and costs
  • Interpret, communicate and justify a risk analysis to the project team, management and stakeholders
  • Use risk management to improve your project management, set targets and contingency, set corporate and customer expectations

Course Topics

Basic schedule and cost risk analysis theory

Risk Methodology

Schedule Review

Using three-point estimates for activities

Running a quantitative risk analysis

Understanding results (histograms, tornado charts

Understanding project drivers (duration sensitivity, criticality)

Introduction to the Risk Register

Integration with Primavera and Microsoft Project

Cost & Resource Uncertainty

Risk assessment templating

Correlation

Probabilistic Branching

Risk Register (Risk Events)

Response Planning – cost/benefit analysis

Lab style workshop

Applying risk analysis techniques