Who is it for?
This qualification is aimed at project managers and aspiring project managers. It is also relevant to other key staff involved in the design, development and delivery of projects, including:
- Team Managers (e.g. Product Delivery Managers),
- Project Assurance (e.g. Business Change Analysts),
- Project Board members (e.g. Senior Responsible Owners),
- Project Support (e.g. Project and Programme Office personnel) and operational line managers/staff.
The PRINCE2 Practitioner course allows delegates to start to apply and tailor PRINCE2 in a project environment. The Practitioner is a globally recognised project management certification. This course can also be purchased by existing PRINCE2 Practitioners who need to re-register their certification.
You will gain knowledge of project management best practises which you can apply on your project environment. By understanding PRINCE2, it can make you more effective in your role at work.
By gaining an understanding of the ways in which projects can be better planned and controlled, you can also be more confident in your abilities to take effective decisions on your own projects, so reducing the inherent risks involved in all projects. PRINCE2 also enables you to learn from previous mistakes, so you will become even more effective in future.
What will you learn?
Since PRINCE2 is a process-based approach to project management you will learn all about the different roles on the project management team. You will learn what they are responsible for and when.
You will also learn about the inputs and outputs of the 7 processes, the 7 principles and the 7 themes which need to be addressed throughout the whole project. Finally, the course will help you understand how the outputs of each process can enable effective decision-making, so giving better control over the project.
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. Prerequisites: PRINCE2® Foundation.
- Exam duration: 150 min.
- Number of questions: 80
- Pass mark: 55% (44 out of 80)
- Electronic devices permitted: No
- Open book: Official PRINCE2® manual only