PRINCE2® PRACTITIONER UPGRADE
The best source of PRINCE2® CoursesA hands-on two-day course with free pre-course online skills testing
Full details of modules and topics covered in this two-day course
This is a two-day training course structured into 10 modules
Our accredited two day PRINCE2 Practitioner classroom course fully prepares you for the PRINCE2 Practitioner examination which is taken at the end of the course. The examination measures whether a candidate can demonstrate sufficient ability to apply and tailor PRINCE2 to the running and managing of a project. A successful Practitioner candidate should, with suitable direction, be able to start applying the method to a real project.
This course conforms to the revised 2017 syllabus.
To sit the PRINCE2 Practitioner examination you must provide evidence of being a current holder, of one of the following qualifications:
- PRINCE2 Foundation
- Project Management Professional (PMP)®
- Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) ®
- IPMA Level A (Certified Projects Director)
- IPMA Level B® (Certified Senior Project Manager)
- IPMA Level C® (Certified Project Manager)
- IPMA Level D® (Certified Project Management Associate)
Individual IPMA chapters have local interpretations of these certificates, e.g. in the UK the APM is the IPM A chapter. The APM Level D certification is their APM Project Management qualification.
Project Managers and aspiring Project Managers, and other key staff involved in the design, development and delivery of projects, including:
- Project board members (e.g. Senior Responsible Owners)
- Team managers (e.g. Product Delivery Managers)
- Project assurance (e.g. Business Change Analysts)
- Project support (e.g. Project and Programme Office personnel)
- Operational line managers/staff
FULLY ACCREDITED PRINCE2 TRAINING
PRINCE2 is a method for managing projects. It helps you work out who should be involved and what they will be responsible for. Our accredited PRINCE2 Foundation classroom course introduces you to PRINCE2, and helps prepare you for the Foundation examination, which assesses whether you can demonstrate sufficient recall and understanding of the PRINCE2 project management method.
This course conforms to the revised PRINCE2 2017 syllabus.
Delivered by skilled lecturers with extensive experience in the practical application of project management, the course includes examination coaching and practice using sample exam questions.
NOTE: The course content shows the subjects covered, though the order and format of their teaching may vary.
There is mandatory online pre-course work that must be under taken prior to attending this course. It is expected that it will take approximately six to eight hours to complete. You will be sent full instructions with a link to the online pre-course within 48 hours of your confirmed booking. In addition, whilst attending the course there will also be some exam preparation evening work.
By the end of the PRINCE2 Practitioner classroom course you should be able to:
- Apply the PRINCE2 principles in context
- Apply and tailor relevant aspects of PRINCE2 themes in context
- Apply and tailor relevant aspects of PRINCE2 processes in context
Delegates will sit the PRINCE2® Practitioner examination (a multiple choice paper) in the late afternoon of the second day of the course.
The exam fee is included in the course price.
The format of the exam is as follows:
- 150 minute exam duration
- 38/68 required to pass = 55% pass mark
- Open book (official PRINCE2 manual only
- Background & Objectives
- Foundation and Practitioner – the differences
- Review of current knowledge
- Organisational structure
- Roles and responsibilities
- The project board
- The project manager
- Team management
- Project assurance
- Project support
- Purpose and importance
- Components & types of plan
- Planning techniques – the focus on products
- Stage assessments
- Establishing project and stage tolerance
- Checkpoints & highlight reports
- Handling exception situations
- Project reporting
- Ensuring quality
- Quality planning
- The Quality Path
- Five features of CM
- Configuration Librarian
- CM Library
- Starting up and initiating a project
- Directing a project
- Managing stage boundaries
- Controlling a stage
- Managing product delivery
- Closing a project
- Tailoring PRINCE2 for different business environments
- Scaling PRINCE2 for use with projects of different type and/or size
- Implementing PRINCE2 Project documentation and filing
- Answering styles
- Coping with Case Studies
- A two and a half hour examination
- Nine questions
- Open book (PRINCE2 manual only)
- Pass mark 55%
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- The Structure of PRINCE2
- Project Start Up and Organisation
- Project Control
- Risk Management
- Change Control and Configuration Management
- PRINCE2 Foundation examination
- PRINCE2 in practice
- PRINCE2 Practitioner examination
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All PRINCE2® Project Management training courses use the latest content, qualified and experienced trainers, and provide delegates with the best learning experience. Training is interactive and classroom-based, and the ability to ask questions reinforces knowledge acquisition during the class.
Maximum class sizes vary, but there is always adequate time for delegates to ask questions of the instructor.
Note: With non-credit card bookings you must sign and return a Booking Form before we can confirm your training.
Also note: If you are a private individual you must pay by credit card at the time of booking.
Note: Please allow 1 - 2 working days for your confirmation and invoice.
If you are coming to our centre, dress code is smart casual. The timetable is as follows:
Note: break times can vary according to the needs of the training, and course duration for smaller class sizes are usually shorter because fewer delegates have fewer questions !
With your PRINCE2® Project Management training course from Activia, you get a free workbook, so you can review and revise afterwards to reinforce your knowledge.
All PRINCE2® Practitioner Upgrade courses on this page are offered by ILX Group, an ATO of AXELOS Limited.