PRINCE2 Foundation and Practitioner
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PRINCE2® (PRojects IN Controlled Environments) is a process-based approach for project management providing an easily tailored and scalable and flexible method for the management of all types of projects across any Industry. The method had set a standard for project management; widely accepted method and that navigates you through all the essentials for running a successful project. It embodies established and proven best practice in project management.
This four-day course provides you with a thorough understanding of the internationally recognized PRINCE2 project management methodology.
It includes both the PRINCE2® Foundation and PRINCE2® Practitioner exams and then takes you beyond the method by giving you additional tools and techniques to become a confident project leader.
The two levels to achieve our PRINCE 2® Certification are:
Prince2® Foundation – The 3-day course is designed to introduce the basics, principles behind the PRINCE2® process-based method and to prepare for the test that leads to the PRINCE2® Foundation certificate. It examines the PRINCE2 methodology in greater depth and provides Project and Program Managers with the tools to effectively lead projects of all sizes and types.
Prince2® Practitioner – The PRINCE2® Practitioner course is a 2-day follow-on course to the PRINCE2® Foundation course. The course is designed to put the PRINCE2® concepts into practice and to prepare for the test that leads to the PRINCE2® Practitioner certificate.
It also examines the PRINCE2® methodology in greater depth and provides Project and Program Managers with the tools to effectively lead projects of all sizes and types. By the end of the course, participants will be fully prepared for the official PRINCE2 Foundation and Practitioner exams, which are held in the final stage of the course. Attendees must have successfully completed the 3-day PRINCE2® Foundation course in order to take the Practitioner course. Most participants take the two courses together.
Introduction to Principles, Themes, and Processes
Business Case Theme
Starting Up a Project
Initiating a Project
Review of Day 1
Controlling a Stage
Managing Product Delivery
Managing a Stage Boundary
Closing a Project
Review of Day 2
Directing a Project
Understanding the practitioner examination format
Tips and tricks for answering the Practitioner Questions
Review of PRINCE2®
Practice questions under examination conditions
Review of answers
The timetable and order of events may be varied by the trainer where they see an opportunity to give delegates a better learning experience.
Delegates will be able to apply and understand how to tailor PRINCE2® effectively to a project within an organization environment supporting PRINCE2®. Specifically, delegates should:
Understand the relationships between the roles, management products, principles, themes, techniques and processes
Be able to apply the principles, themes, and processes to a project
Be able to create and assess management products
This course is aimed at project managers, project management consultants, and aspiring project managers. It is also relevant to other key staff involved in the design, development, and delivery of projects, including:
Project Board members
Senior Responsible Owners
Senior management involved in making project-level decisions
Product Delivery Managers
Project team members
Subject matter experts delivering or providing expertise to a project
Business Change Analysts
Change Board members
Project Office support staff
Program Office personnel
Planners and plan creators
operational line managers/staff involved in a project, or intending to be involved