Primavera P6 Advanced Topics Training – Earned Value Management in Primavera P6


Course:              EVM Earned Value Management in Primavera P6 Professional

Training Type:   Classroom Training – Toronto (For Ottawa & Montreal: Contact us)

Course Level:      Primavera P6 Advanced Classes Series

Number of students per session:  Our class sizes are typically 4-6 students per session. Our  classes are intentionally kept small in order to foster more interaction between the instructor and students. We limit classes to a maximum of six (6) students unless we are teaching a private group or organization. Each student is provided with a laptop with Primavera P6 (Windows) already installed. ( Primavera P6 Rel. 18.8 or later)

Locations:           Toronto (1 Yonge St),  (Also in Mississauga Scarborough, Ottawa &  Montreal)

Duration:            1 Day Training (10 AM- 4:00 PM) Weekends & Weekdays options

Special Offers:   Sign up with a friend and save 5% each  – Sign up with 2 friends and save 10%

Corporate Training:  Contact us for special offers ( Training at our location or on site at your location, anytime , anywhere)


Course Overview

Earned value management (EVM) is a widely used and highly effective technique when it comes to tracking project progress & performance.

For those working in a Primavera environment, this Earned Value Management in Primavera P6 course focuses on the application of the EVM approach in a Primavera environment. The 1-day class combines practical exercises and interactive sessions to deliver an all-round understanding of how to apply EVM in Primavera P6, providing delegates with the knowledge and skills to:

  • Describe the principles of earned value management
  • Understand how to plan a project to use EVM
  • Organize an EMV project in Primavera P6
  • Pinpoint earned value trends and interpret their significance
  • Use Primavera P6 to perform exception analysis


Who should attend?

This course is suitable for project managers and planners who are looking to implement earned value management in a Primavera environment.


Course Content:

This course covers the following areas:

1. The need for EVM

  • Why projects fail
  • The need to understand actual financial and schedule progress
  • Limitations of common monitoring techniques

2.What is EVM

  • The basic principles of EVM
  • The EVMS criteria

3.Organising and planning

  • EVM constraints on project organization
  • Earned value measuring techniques
  • Planning an EVM project
  • Managing baselines in an EV environment4.

4.EVM Earned Value Management in Primavera

  • Primavera considerations in EV project organization
  • Structuring EV projects in Primavera
  • Applying the correct EV measuring techniques in Primavera
  • Primavera EV reporting

5.EVM charts and data

  • Using EV cost and schedule variances
  • Interpreting EV curves
  • SPI and CPI trend analysis


  • Use of Independent EAC in Primavera
  • EAC challenging


  • The challenges in implementing EV


Tailor this course

This course can be adapted to your specific needs and delivered in a location of your choice.


About Primavera P6 Professional:

Primavera P6 is known for being quite effective as a project management scheduling tool.

Primavera P6 Professional Project Management, the recognized standard for high-performance project management software, is designed to handle large-scale, highly sophisticated and multifaceted projects. It can be used to organize projects up to 100,000 activities, and it provides unlimited resources and an unlimited number of target plans. Massive data requires sophisticated yet highly flexible organization tools to provide you a multitude of ways to organize, filter and sort activities, projects, and resources.

In addition, Primavera P6 can be integrated with most financial and HR software.  It features best-in-class integration for bringing together schedule, cost, and other vital project data to form a “single version of the truth” for greater speed, accuracy, and efficiency in reporting.

To learn more about our Primavera P6 training courses & classes, please contact us:



For more details about the software, visit Oracle Primavera P6 Professional official page

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Delivery Methods:

  1.  Classroom Training: Downtown Toronto – Mississauga , Scarborough, Ottawa & Montreal.
  2.  Virtual Classroom
  3.  On-Site Training: At your location, anytime , anywhere
  4.  Corporate Training: Special rates for Corporate Training

Group Discount:

We provide special rate for groups :

  • 5% Discount for Group of 2
  • 10% Discount for Group of 3
  • 15% Discount for Group of 4

PMVISION reserves the right to postpone/cancel an event, or change the location of an event because of insufficient enrollments, instructor illness or force-majeure events.


Cancellation & Refund Policy

  • Reserve your seat fee:  Non Refundable. To be refunded if the class is cancelled by PMVISION
  • In case PMVISION  cancels an event, 100% refund will be paid to the delegate.
  • If the cancellation is done by the delegate within 48 hours of subscribing, 10%  will be deducted as administration fee.
  • If a cancellation is done by a delegate 7 days or more, prior to the event, 20% will be deducted as administration fee.
  • If a cancellation is done by a delegate 7 days or less, prior to the event, no refunds will be made
  • Bookings made at discounted prices ( Including Early Bird Booking) cannot be cancelled.
  • If you will have to travel to attend the course, please don’t make any travel arrangements until we confirm the class. We usually usually confirm the class by emails at least one week prior to the start date.


IMPORTANT: We recommend waiting to book any non-refundable travel until 1 week  before the start of class. PMVISION is not responsible for any loss incurred as a result of a canceled class. Please email: for any additional questions.