Advanced Primavera P6


This 1 day course provides the delegates with an advanced look into Primavera P6 . Delegates will discover the functionality and advanced 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 course delegates will be able to:

  • Understand the use of Earned Value Management in Primavera P6

  • Perform analysis of schedules

  • Understand the functionality of Level of Effort in a Primavera P6 environment


  • P6 Data Date

  • Actual Units, Actual Cost & Actual Fields

  • Pitfalls of % complete types in P6

  • % complete field & settings

  • Progress Spotlight 

  • Level of Effort & WBS Summary Activities Progress 

  • Moving the Data Date

  • Earned Value Management in Primavera P6

  • Resource Costs 

  • Setting default resource rates for a Project

  • Increasing Rates

  • Overriding Resource Rates

  • Expense Costs

  • Adding Expenses

  • Cost Loading a Project, Step by Step

  • Using WBS Summary and LoE for Cost Loading

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