A live virtual course that attendees can join from anywhere. Participants will be able to communicate with the instructor and engage with peers through an online training platform. This course covers how to build enterprise data structures and configure settings to support an enterprise implementation. Among topics covered: how to build and manage the EPS and OBS; add users and configure security; set enterprise data and default settings; and support project management processes. This course builds off skills learned in the basic course (102).
"Mary Lynn was incredible with the course. She was very knowledgeable, and I am very satisfied with how she instructed the material. If I took any other course, I would prefer it to be with her."Primavera Basic Online Training Attendee, August 2020
"Mary Lynn was an outstanding teacher. Her experience and knowledge of the program was very evident. Her real life industry examples and solutions were relatable and easy to understand. Her thoroughness and patience to work through individual questions with the whole class until the errors were discovered and corrected was unbroken. And Mary Lynn's delivery was clear, to the point and easy to follow along with."Jon Amerl, Primavera Basic Online Training Attendee, August 2020
"Mary Lynn is outstanding. She was a great instructor and extremely patient with questions. Her past experience provides a great background to answer our real world questions. Excellent overall!"-Advanced Primavera Training Attendee, August 2019
"Mary Lynn was very knowledgeable and I found her very patient with questions. I liked the online course and not having to travel. I would attend more training if it were offered online."-Primavera P6 Application Administration Trainee - April 2020
"I found the course well organized and informative. The instructor was extremely helpful and knowledgeable."-P6 102 Trainee, Feb 2020
"Our instructor [Mary Lynn Backstorm] was very knowledgeable and great with answering any questions."-P6 102 Trainee, Nov 2019
Mary Lynn spent many years filling a variety of project controls duties such as planning, scheduling, analyzing, training and continuous improvement in the Aerospace Industry.
Since joining Emerald in 2008, she has been a leader on the Petro Canada project which involved business process redesign; the design of templates as well as customization of Web Updater and Dashboards for use at the Refinery in Edmonton. Mary Lynn has worked an impressive variety of projects with success. She has led sessions for review and troubleshooting of scheduling and reporting at Shell, as well as worked on the Agrium Vault project to produce the Level 3 Owner Schedule with linking to the Master Schedule across numerous disciplines and organizations. Mary Lynn designed and delivered customized training at Vale Inco across their scheduling organization, led the P6 rollout component of the Direct Energy project controls implementation of Contract Management, P6 and Time Control for their Canadian organization, and has also worked at Suncor Firebag as a lead scheduler on three Turnarounds and assisted Alberta EnviroFuels and Imperial (Strathcona) with their turnaround schedules.
Mary Lynn has provided classroom training, onsite scheduling, and project management process training for the Turnaround group at Syncrude as well as onsite assistance on multiple Syncrude Turnarounds. She has provided training at Suncor and schedule assistance to BHP Billiton on their Jansen project. She is one of Emerald's most sought after trainers and has taught in all of the major cities in Canada.