Primavera P6 EPPM Administrator Training
Learn how to work with data structures and manage resources
Learn the administrative capabilities of Primavera P6 EPPM Administrator in just 1 day.
You’ll leave the course with the confidence to be able to act as an administrator for your Oracle Primavera P6 EPPM environment. We have created a course that focuses on the practical features you will use day-to-day – without any of the distracting extras.
Your friendly instructor will equip you to understand more about the application as well as the technical topics and how to support your project delivery teams by making sure everything runs smoothly.
Our training has been developed with the help of industry professionals who use Primavera P6 EPPM in the field. The schedule data and techniques used in this class are based on real projects and real industry ways of working.
Who should take this course
This Primavera P6 EPPM Administrator training course is tailor-made for people who are using the web-based administration tools in the software.
This course is for:
- System administrators
- Other roles responsible for administration of the Primavera set up and environment
Prerequisites: None. Experience with any version of Primavera P6 EPPM or Professional (as an administrator) is advantageous, but not essential.
- One day of live instructor-led training (on-site or online)
- Sandbox training environment for safe practice
- Comprehensive training manual
Ways to take this course
You can join our P6 EPPM Administrator training online or in-person at one of our training venues in Virginia. We also offer this course at your own location, so if you have a team to train, get in touch and find out when we can come to you.
Dates and Prices
Price: $950 (discounts for multiple attendees)
Includes instructor-led live training during the course dates and course materials.
Do you have more than 3 people wanting to attend? Call us for our group rates.
You can also contact us by phone at (703) 910-2600 or email to book places for yourself or colleagues.
Primavera P6 EPPM Administrator Course Contents
You’ll come away from this course with a complete understanding of the web-based admin tools, even if you have never touched Primavera before. Here’s the complete syllabus for the 1-day course.
Lesson 1: Introduction
- P6 EPPM Administration introduction
Lesson 2: Working with Data Structures
- Working with the OBS
- Understanding the Enterprise Project Structure (EPS)
- Modifying the EPS
- Creating a New EPS Node
- Responsible Manager Assignment
- Managing and using Project Templates
Lesson 3: Working with Enterprise Data
- The Enterprise Data Page
- Categories of Enterprise Data
- Global Settings
- Timesheet Periods
- Project, Activity and Resource Codes
- Working with Project User Defined Fields (UDFs)
Lesson 4: Adding Users
- P6 EPPM User Overview
- Adding a New User to P6
- User Interface Views
Lesson 5: Resource Administration
- Working with Roles
- Role Teams
- Adding Resources
- Resource Teams (Global or User)
- Setting Resources for Progress Reporter Timesheets
Lesson 6: Global Dashboards and Views
- Creating and Managing Dashboards
- Modifying Existing Dashboards
Lesson 7: Understanding the Data Date
- The P6 Data Date
Lesson 8: Managing Services
- Global Scheduled Services
- Application Settings Page Services
- Project Preferences
- Project Scheduled Services
- Apply Actuals
- Schedule Service
- Summarize Service
- Leveling Service
Lesson 9: Application Settings
- Data Limits
- Earned Value
- ID Lengths
- Time Periods
Lesson 10: Project Portfolios
- Creating a Portfolio
- Filtered Portfolios
- Assigning a Portfolio to the Dashboard
Lesson 11: Common Maintenance Items
- Environmental issues
- Web browser settings
- Java issues
- Virus protection software
- Users locked out of P6
- Progress Reporter and Timesheet Issues
- Other common items that generate helpdesk requests
What customers say about our Primavera Training
The training manual, trainer and training approach are all first rate.
Stephen Werner – CACI
Can’t think of anything wrong at all. The class was near-perfect.
Darren Sherman – Colas, Inc
Ian was very helpful and did a great job of tailoring his approach to meet our situation and needs. He was a great resource in helping us with our approach to implementing Primavera P6 for our project. Great course!
David Bement – Northrop Grumman
Paul is an excellent trainer and very diplomatic. He ran a very structured class and kept us all on track. He was very thorough.
Karl Gauthier – Enerkem
What does the course include?
The course includes one day of training from an experienced instructor, course materials, and access to our P6 sandbox training environment so you can practice what you learn.
Is there an exam?
No, there is no exam with this Primavera training course.
How is the course taught?
You have the choice of joining an online class with a live instructor, coming to our beautiful training venues in Virginia or holding the course on site at your own location.
What if the course gets cancelled?
We never cancel our courses. Your course is guaranteed to run.
Who will my instructor be?
All our instructors have real-world experience in relevant industries, and plenty of hands-on software knowledge. They are also expert trainers, so you are in good hands! When you book, you’ll be sent the information about your class including relevant details about your instructor.
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