PRINCE2 Foundation

PRINCE2 Foundation

PRINCE2 ®: A Process-Based Approach to Project Management

PRINCE2 Foundation Training & Certification

WHY PRINCE2?

PRINCE2® is a process-based approach for Project Management providing an easily tailored and scalable method for the management of all types of projects. The method is the de-facto standard for project management in the UK and is practiced worldwide. PRINCE2 is a flexible method and is aimed at all types of projects.

  • PRINCE2 can be applied to ANY type of project.
  • It provides a common vocabulary and approach.
  • It integrates easily with industry-specific models.
  • The product focus clarifies — for all parties — what the project will deliver.
  • PRINCE2 applies “management by exception,” providing efficient use of senior management time.
  • It ensures a focus on the continuing viability of the project.
  • PRINCE2 provides an explicit understanding of roles and responsibilities, so everyone can answer the question of what is expected of them and what to expect of others.

 

PRINCE2® Foundation

Certifications:

PRINCE2 ® Foundation Certificate from APMG

Duration:

3 days Classroom

PMI® PDUs:

21

 

Description:

PRINCE2 ® (PRojects IN Controlled Environments) provides common processes, management products, roles, and language for use throughout an organization’s projects. PRINCE2 is the most successful Project Management method in the world – it has become the de-facto standard in both the private and public sectors.

This course is aimed at people who work, or would like to work, on projects on a daily basis. This course is designed to provide you with that information and working-level understanding of structured Project Management, as presented in PRINCE2. At the end of this course, you will be able to use this knowledge to manage a project and pass the APMG PRINCE2 Foundation examination.

The course provides a modular and case-study-driven approach to learning PRINCE2; the core knowledge is structured into meaningful chunks of information, presented in well-rounded modules. A case study runs through the course and relates PRINCE2 to reality by presenting real-life situations and challenges Target Audience:

  • Those considering adopting PRINCE2
  • Project managers
  • Project team managers and leaders
  • Project coordinators
  • Project support staff
  • Project officers
  • Consultants and contractors

 

Learning Objectives:

At the end of this course, you will understand:

    • The principles of the PRINCE2 Project Management method
    • How to start, control, and close projects
    • How to manage quality
    • How to manage risk
    • How to deliver projects on time, within budget, and to the specified business case
    • How to tailor PRINCE2 to different project environments Course Learner Material
    • Unlimited access is provided for 90 days to the PRINCE2 Foundation e-learning material via a Web browser.
    • Two sample exams are included in the course, allowing you to prepare for taking on the PRINCE2 Foundation Examination.
    • Copy of the classroom presentation material & practice exam.
    • Optional reading material (recommended) “Managing Successful Projects with PRINCE2” (NOT INCLUDED with course learner material)
    • This comprehensive training program does not require you to purchase any additional books or manuals; the content is sufficient to prepare for and pass the exam

Examination:

    • The exam is in multiple-choice format, with 75 questions per paper.
    • Five questions are marked as trial and not counted in the score.
    • You require 35 marks (out of 70) to pass — 50%
    • Exam duration is 1 hr (+ 30 mins for non-native English candidates).

 

Pre-requisites:

There are no formal pre-requisites, although prior knowledge to project Management basic Concepts and Terminologies is highly recommended

 

Agenda:

Classroom
Day 1Day 2Day 3
1. Introduction 6. Plans 11. Sample Exams
2. Principles Themes, and Processes 7. Risk 12. Candidate Evaluation Exam
3. Business Case 8. Change 12. Candidate Evaluation Exam
  Lunch  
4. Organization 9. Progress 13. (Optional) PRINCE2 Foundation Exam
5. Quality 10. Review of Processes link with Themes & Principles/th>