The PRINCE2® Foundation exam aims to measure whether a candidate would be able to act as an informed member of a project management team using the PRINCE2® method within a project environment supporting PRINCE2®. To this end they need to show they understand the principles and terminology of the PRINCE2® method.
In the PRINCE2® Foundation exam candidates must be able to…
Describe the purpose and major content of all PRINCE2® roles, the eight components, the eight processes and the sub-processes, and the techniques.
State which project management products are input to, and output from the eight processes.
State the main purpose, and key contents, of the major management products.
State the relationships between processes, deliverables, roles and the management dimensions of a project.
PRINCE2® official manual included
2-Day interactive instructor-led classroom training
PRINCE2® Expert trainer
Emphasis on business rationalisation
Helps in significant organisation arrangement
Highlighting the division of projects
Methodology adapted on the basis of the end product
Practice of suitable tactics for the pre-eminent consequence of projects.
The purpose of the Foundation level is to confirm that we have sufficient knowledge and understanding of the method to be able to work effectively with the Suitable Trainer.
Who Should Attend?
People seeking a career in project support
Project team members or managers who will work on PRINCE2® projects
Project Office/support roles who will support PRINCE2® projects
No prior experience is necessary
Overview of the seven PRINCE2® processes and how they are used throughout the lifecycle of the project:
Starting Up a Project – define the project; create business case; identify customer’s quality expectations
Directing a Project – authorize the project and stage plans; decide how to deal with issues
Initiating a Project – identify the products that will be produced; plan the project; set up controls and files
Controlling a Stage – activities performed by the project manager on a day to day basis to manage a stage/li>
Managing Product Delivery – products are developed and quality is reviewed
Managing Stage Boundaries – create all stage and exception plans
Closing a Project – formal customer sign off; capture outstanding issues for future reference
The PRINCE2® Practitioner Exam is aiming to measure whether a candidate would be able to apply PRINCE2® to the running and managing of a project within an environment supporting PRINCE2®. To this end they need to exhibit the competence required for the PRINCE2® Foundation qualification, and show that they can apply and tune PRINCE2® to address the needs and problems of a specific project scenario.
In the PRINCE2® Practitioner exam candidates must be able to…
Who Should Attend?
Overview of the 7 PRINCE2® processes and how they are used throughout the lifecycle of the project:
For all PRINCE2® certification holders, it is mandated by the PRINCE2® Examination Board to re-register the original certification within 5 years. Failure in Re-registration Examination will force the PRINCE2® Examination Board to withdraw the PRINCE2® certification and registration status. There will be a one-hour examination with the same standards followed by other Practitioner examinations to gain the Re-registration status.
PRINCE2® re-registration certification is made mandatory for the persons who have taken the PRINCE2® practitioner examination after October 2000 as per PRINCE2® Examination Board.
Below are the features that will be included as part of the renewal of PRINCE2® Practitioner certification: