PRINCE2® Course Outline

PRINCE2® Course Outline

Description of the Courses:

PRINCE2® Foundation


The purpose of the Foundation Course is to confirm that the candidates have sufficient knowledge and understanding of the PRINCE2® method and ability to work effectively with, or as a member of, a project management team within an environment supporting PRINCE2®. The Foundation Course is also a pre-requisite for the practitioner certification.

PRINCE2® Practitioner


The purpose of the Practitioner Course is to confirm that the candidates have sufficient understanding in applying and tailoring PRINCE2® methodologies in business scenario.

Aim of the Courses:
  • Possess knowledge and skills that they have learned in certification exams
  • Understand the 7 principles, processes, and themes described in the PRINCE2® guidelines
  • Be able to develop a product-based planning approach for projects that divides them into manageable, controllable stages
  • Have the ability to control use of resources and effectively project risk

Summary of Course Content:

Course: PRINCE2® Foundation and Practitioner:

Course Material comprises 18 chapters in PDF format with 2 sample exam paper (PDF format) for both Foundation and Practitioner .

  • - Syllabus for Foundation and Practitioner
  • - Chapter 01 - Introduction to PRINCE2®
  • - Chapter 02 - Principles
  • - Chapter 03 - Business Case
  • - Chapter 04 - Organization
  • - Chapter 05 - Quality
  • - Chapter 06 - Risk
  • - Chapter 07 - Plans
  • - Chapter 08 - Change
  • - Chapter 09 - Progress
  • - Chapter 10 - Introduction to Processes
  • - Chapter 11 - Starting Up a Project
  • - Chapter 12 - Directing a Project
  • - Chapter 13 - Initiating a Project
  • - Chapter 14 - Controlling a Stage
  • - Chapter 15 - Managing Product Delivery
  • - Chapter 16 - Managing a Stage Boundary
  • - Chapter 17 - Closing a Project.
  • - Chapter 18 – Tailoring PRINCE2®
  • - Foundation Sample Questions and Answers (2 Papers-PDF format)
  • - Practitioner Sample Questions and Answers (2 Papers-PDF format)
  • - Foundation Exam Simulator –Mobile Apps (PRINCE2 PRO)

Course Format

    PRINCE2® Foundation and Practitioner

  • - Face to Face Training or Web based training

Intended audience

  • - Programme Managers
  • - Project Managers
  • - Project Team and Support Managers
  • - Project and Support Team members
  • - Individuals looking for project management skills and widened employment prospects.

Pre-requisites

PRINCE2® Foundation Course

  • No defined pre-requisite
  • Prior knowledge in project management is recommended

PRINCE2® Practitioner Course

  • Candidates should possess PRINCE2® Foundation Certificate for writing the PRINCE2® Practitioner exam
  • Candidates who are going to both PRINCE2® Foundation and Practitioner exam on the same day (must pass PRINCE2® Foundation Certificate)
  • Prior knowledge in project management is recommended

Pre-reading

PRINCE2 PRO (mobile apps)

The www.trainingsea.com launched an android mobile application (iOS will be available in 2-3 weeks time), named PRINCE2 PRO, to facilitate its users. Students of face-to-face registration and web based training registration can access the application presently in their flexible time options. For activation and further details, the above mentioned users shall contact admin@trainingsea.com with their ID proof.

Exams and Exam pass marks

PRINCE2® Foundation Certification

  • a) Multiple choice Questions
  • b) 75 questions per paper
  • c) 5 questions are meant for trial and not counted in scores
  • d) 35 marks required to pass (out of 70 available) - 50%
  • e) 60 minutes duration
  • f) Closed book.

PRINCE2® Practitioner Certification

  • a) Objective testing
  • b) 8 questions - 10 question items per question, each worth one mark
  • c) 44 marks or more required to pass (out of 80 available) - 55%
  • d) Two and half hour duration (150 minutes) , no additional reading time
  • e) Open book exam (official PRINCE2® manual only).

Requirement for re-accreditation

All PRINCE2® Practitioners should be re-registered within 3-5 calendar years of their original certification

Course length

PRINCE2® Foundation Certification

  • - 2 Day Classroom based and Minimum 8hrs for Pre-Readings/Home Work PRINCE2® Practitioner Certification
  • - 2 Day Classroom based and Minimum 8hrs for Pre-Readings/Home Work PRINCE2® Both Foundation/Practitioner Certification
  • - 4 Day Classroom based and Minimum 16hrs for Pre-Readings/Home Work

Other Details:

  • - Fully Accredited Training course from APMG International
  • - Fully Accredited Trainers form APMG International
  • - Guaranteed Lowest Accredited Fee
  • - Foundation and Practitioner class room courses
  • - Training material (power point slides) - paper based
  • - Training material PDF - mobile apps based (support only with Android and iOS) for 3months (AUS $100 for a year renewal fee)
  • - Provide PRINCE2® manual for combined Foundation and Practitioner courses
  • - Free Exam simulator mobile apps based- (support only with Android and iOS) to access 440 questions from question bank (foundation questions only)
  • - Paper based PRINCE2® sample questions and PDF version through mobile apps.
  • - One time free exam vouchers for PRINCE2® Foundation and Practitioner through APMG International for combined PRINCE2® Foundation and Practitioner courses