Scheduling Construction Projects Using Primavera P6



Instructor Led Online Training

Course Fee: CAD $1200

Reserve your seat:  $75  Non refundable. To be refunded if the class is cancelled by PMVISION.

Remainder:    Due one week prior to the start date

Upcoming Classes: 

Wed- Fri: Oct 18-20  (10 a.m.- 05 p.m.  EST)

Wed- Fri: Nov 08-10 (10 a.m.- 05 p.m.  EST)

Wed- Fri: Dec 13-15 (10 a.m.- 05 p.m.  EST)

Group discount – Corporate Special Rates

Please read our Refund and Cancellation Policy

Planning and Scheduling Construction Projects Using Primavera P6


This 3 days Construction Scheduling Training Course provides you with the skills required to schedule and deliver critical construction projects. Students will learn the key project scheduling techniques and procedures including; how to create a network diagram, how to define the importance of the critical path in a project network, and defining project activities float.  Also covered are the fundamentals of Bar Charts, Precedence Diagrams, Activity on Arrow, PERT, Range Estimating, and linear project operations and the line of balance. Learners will learn how to use Oracle Primavera P6 to create a project plan containing tasks, organize these tasks in a work breakdown structure containing task relationships, create and assign resources, finalize the project to implement the project plan and keep your projects on time and within budget.

Course:                Scheduling Construction Projects Using Primavera P6

Training Type:   Classroom & Online Training

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. 16.1 or later )

Locations:           Online . The training is also offered in person in man locations locations including Downtown Toronto ( 18 King St East , Suite 1400- Executive Boardroom ),  Ottawa &  Montreal. Please contact to discuss an alternate course location.

Duration:            2 weekends : Sat-Sun-Sat (10 AM- 5 PM) .  Or Weekdays : 3days (10 AM- 5 PM)

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)

Note: Each student must have access to a computer with Primavera P6 (Windows) already installed. ( Primavera P6 Rel. 15 or later ). If you don’t have the software license, we will give you a remote access to a computer with the software.


Who Should Attend the Scheduling Training Course?

This course intended for Construction industry professionals, engineers, architects, schedulers, Planners, Project Managers, and  coordinators looking to advance their careers.  Students interested in learning about construction project scheduling  would also benefit from this training course.



A working knowledge of Windows is required. Basic knowledge of project management principles is preferred.


Course Syllabus

Day 1: Scheduling Best Practices

  • The Project Charter
  • The Project Scope and WBS
  • The Schedule Model Principles and Concepts
  • Scheduling Best Practices
  • Plan Schedule Management
  • Define Activities
  • Activity Names
  • Sequence Activities
  • Estimate Activity resources
  • Estimate Activity Duration
  • Develop Schedule
  • Control Schedule
  • The Schedule Risk Analysis

Day 2: Scheduling Using Primavera P6

  • 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
  • Group, Sort and Layouts
  • Filters
  • Printing and Reports

Day 3: Advanced Scheduling Using Primavera P6

  • Scheduling Options and Setting a Baseline
  • Updating an Unresourced Schedule
  • User and Administration Preferences
  • Creating Roles and Resources
  • Assigning Roles, Resources and Expenses
  • Resource Leveling
  • Earned Value
  • Understanding Budget Values and Baseline Projects
  • Performance Measurement Baseline
  • Planned Value
  • Earned Value
  • Actual Costs
  • Estimate to Complete


Why This Course?

  • Avg. Salary for Primavera P6  Scheduler is: $80000
  • Primavera has a market share of about 42.4%
  • Used by top industries across various business Verticals.



After completing the Primavera P6 training course, students receive the Primavera training certificate of completion (PDF) from PMVISION.


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 and scheduling training courses & classes, please contact us:

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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.

Certificate of Completion (PDF Format) is available upon attending the course.