Primavera P6 Professional for Planners (21 CPD hours)

£795.00 exc VAT Was £895.00

Mode of study


Location - London

PM Excellence Limited Olympic House 28-42 Clements Road, Ilford, London IG1 1BA

Our Three-day CPD accredited(21 CPD hours) course teaches students how to use Primavera Project Manager P6 PPM Professional Client up to an intermediate level.

The course material is "Planning and Control Using Oracle® Primavera P6" written by the renowned Trainer & Author, Paul Harris, Eastwood Harris Pty Ltd.

The training is reinforced with student workshops working through the entire project life cycle from planning to execution and close-out.

Participants also gain a thorough background in the concepts of planning and scheduling.

Primavera P6 certification demonstrates the ability to use Primavera's functionality to effective plan and controls projects.

Day One - we cover the following:

  • 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 Two - we cover the following:

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

Day Three - we cover the following:

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

Patrick Opio BSc MSc MSc DIC MAPM

Seventeen years UK and overseas experience in Planning and project controls in the delivery of mega and complex infrastructure projects in both client and contractor environments.

He has been involved in some of the most prestigious and iconic projects in Europe like High Speed 2, Crossrail, London 2012 Olympics, King's Cross St. Pancras Redevelopment, Channel Tunnel Rail Link (CTRL) and Oil and Gas developments.

Patrick is an experienced trainer and is a Member of the Association of Project Management. He holds the following certificates;

  • Advanced Primavera P6
  • Project Planning and Control Practitioner
  • Earned Value Practitioner
  • Prince2 Practitioner
  • Managing Successful Programmes Practitioner.

He has a Masters in Concrete Structures and Business Management from Imperial College and a Masters in Information Systems Engineering from London South Bank University. He also holds a Train the Trainer certification.

He started his career as a Civil Engineer eventually progressing into Project Planning and Controls.

Patrick prides himself in making things happen.

Candidates should have some basic knowledge about project management principles.

Who should attend:

  • Planners/Schedulers
  • Project Managers
  • Business Analysts
  • End Users

  • Planning and Control Using Oracle® Primavera P6 written by the renowned Trainer & Author, Paul Harris, Eastwood Harris Pty Ltd.
  • 21 CPD hours Completion Certificate