P6-002C Advanced Costing in Primavera P6

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Organisation profile

Program Management Information Services Ltd. has been providing project management related services to the Irish and International market since 2002. PMIS can cater for a diverse range of your company's Project Management requirements from the supply of Oracle Primavera Enterprise Project Portfolio Management software to its installation and implementation. It can also cater for bespoke training and mentoring in the systems it provides or in process training in all project elements.

Training aim

To understand the advanced costing techniques and improve ability to better define a cost loaded CPM schedule in Primavera P6.

Learning objectives

• Defining and creating Cost Codes
• Setting up your company’s Financial Periods to be reflected in P6
• Setting up P6 to run Earned Value Analysis

• Managing Budget Logs and Spending Plans in Top-Down Budgeting

Course outline

This half-day course provides the student with advanced knowledge of Primavera’s P6 solution. Building off skills learned in the Introductory Course P6-001, the P6-002C course covers Advanced Costing techniques such Assigning Cost Codes; Storing Period Performance; Earned Value Analysis; Top-Down Budgeting and Financial Periods. Hands-on workshops enable students to apply skills learned throughout the course.

Trainer's profile

Raymond Poole,
Managing Director M.I.E.I. Dip Eng. Dip A.D.R. Dip in PM

With over 30 years' experience in the programme/project management environment Raymond is a highly qualified expert Trainer, having trained and run standard and bespoke Project Management and related software classes for over 17 years. He has formal training in Primavera Project Management Software and is a Certified Authorised Trainer and Implementation Consultant for their products.

Course duration

1/2 day

Assessment & certification

Upon completion of the course, attendees receive official PMIS Ltd certification of attendance.

Who should attend

Engineers, Project Managers, Planners and Schedulers, Quantity Surveyors