Primavera Web EPPM R8

Course Overview


Program: Using Primavera P6 WEB EPPM R8 User and administrator

This course covers all the fundamentals of using Primavera P6 Release 8.2 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management (EPPM); the Web based version of this software system. Through a series of lectures, interactive sessions and over 100 hands-on exercises, participants will gain the knowledge and experience they need to use P6 EPPM as an effective project management tool.

Course Dates

Course Contents


Chapter 1: Navigation

  • Primavera P6 overview
  • An introduction to Primavera P6
  • Logging In
  • Dashboards, Portfolios, Projects and Resources Tabs
  • Project Workspaces
  • Navigating the Project Pages

Chapter 2: Project Structures

  • Enterprise Project Structure (EPS)
  • Modifying the EPS
  • Organizational Breakdown Structure (OBS)

Chapter 3: Project Creation

  • Project creation overview
  • Project Calendars
  • Working with calendars
  • Creating a new project

Chapter 4: The Work Breakdown Structure

  • Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) overview
  • Defining a WBS
  • Modifying the WBS

Chapter 5: Adding Activities

  • Activities overview
  • Describing an Activity and its attributes
  • Working with Activity Types
  • Adding Activities
  • Understanding Duration Types
  • Assigning Activity Codes

Chapter 6: Relationships and Constraints

  • Relationships overview
  • Relationship Types
  • Creating Relationships
  • Performing a Forward and Backward Pass
  • Apply a Constraint to an Activity
  • Critical Path Method
  • Modifying the Project Duration

Chapter 7: Formatting Project Data

  • Formatting overview
  • Grouping
  • Sorting
  • Filtering

Chapter 8: Roles and Resources

  • Resources and Roles overview
  • Describing Roles and Resources
  • Assigning Roles to an Activity
  • Assign Rates on Roles
  • Assigning Resources
  • Analyzing Resource Assignments
  • Chapter summary

Chapter 9: Project Analysis

  • Analysis overview
  • Working with Check Schedule
  • Adjusting the Project Schedule
  • Analyzing Resource Availability
  • Entering Issues

Chapter 10: Baselines

  • Baselines overview
  • Creating a baseline
  • Working with baselines
  • Chapter summary

Chapter 11: Progressing the Project

  • Project execution overview
  • Status update methods
  • Using Progress Spotlight
  • Progressing activity status
  • Rescheduling the Project

Chapter 12 – Reporting and Exporting

  • Printing and Print Preview
  • Publishing Activities
  • Export and Importing

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To learn more about this class, please contact PPMG Institute at (919) 561-0548 or email us at