PRINCE2® (PRojects IN Controlled Environments)
It is s the world’s most popular project management methodology. It is a process-based approach for project management, which provides a personalized and scalable method. It is compatible with all other project management qualifications because it offers the technical structure of the framework of any project.
The PRINCE2 qualification scheme has been developed to offer two levels of qualification, Foundation
. You can find them in Management Plaza
Benefits for Individuals of a PRINCE2 Certification
- Learn how to manage projects or to participate in a project environment using the most internationally recognised project management method.
- Ensure that team members focus on the viability of the project in relation to its business case objectives.
- Design the simplest of plans and reports to meet the needs of each level in the project team and Project Board, improving communication and control.
- Mitigate perceived problems and issues and focus on the viability of the project throughout.
PRINCE2 Certification: Foundation
The purpose of the foundation level is to confirm you have sufficient knowledge and understanding of the PRINCE2 method to be able to work effectively with, or as a member of, a project management team working within an environment supporting PRINCE2. The foundation level is also a pre-requisite for the practitioner certification.
- Multiple choice
- 75 questions per paper
- 5 questions to be trial and not counted in scores
- 35 marks required to pass (out of 70 available) – 50%
- 60 minutes duration
- Closed book
- Provides the best available Introduction course to PRINCE2: Available in Video, Audio & PDF formats
- Course uses examples to help explain new topics (much easier to understand)
- Only course to include a PRINCE2 Foundation Training Manual
- Only course to include a PRINCE2 Foundation Q&A Workbook (guarantee 75% in exam)
- Only course that provides an Audio 320 Question & Answer course (Foundation syllabus)
- Only course that offers an extra 250 sample Foundation exam questions
- Only course to include sample project documents (this is an important aid to help your understanding)
- Most people still use our training material after the exam to support their Project Management career
- Focus is on learning PRINCE2 rather than just passing the exam
- Only course to offer our FREE PRINCE2 Sample Project (a documented PRINCE2 project)
- Only course that achieves higher average exams results than classroom training
- Offer a Pass Guarantee or we pay for a new exam
- Offer email support while you are studying PRINCE2 with our certified PRINCE2 trainers
PRINCE2 Certification: Practitioner
The purpose of the practitioner level is to confirm you have achieved sufficient understanding of how to apply and tailor PRINCE2 in a scenario situation.
Other information for the PRINCE2 Certification Exams
- Objective testing
- 8 questions – 10 question items per question, each worth one mark
- 44 marks or more required to pass (out of 80 available) – 55%
- Two-and-a-half hours (150 minutes) duration
- Open book exam: Can use the official PRINCE2 manual only
- PRINCE2 Foundation Exam: None
- PRINCE2 Practitioner Exam: PRINCE2 Foundation or PMP
- Main publications for PRINCE2 Foundation Certification
- The PRINCE2 Foundation Training Manual by mplaza
- The official PRINCE2 manual is a reference manual and it should not be used to learn PRINCE2 and prepare for the Foundation Exam
- Main publications for PRINCE2 Practitioner Certification
- Use the official PRINCE2 manual as this covers the complete PRINCE2 Practitioner Syllabus and you can also refer to the official PRINCE2 Manual in the Exam
- Time to learn PRINCE2 and prepare for the Foundation exam
- A normal PRINCE2 certification classroom training is 2.5 days
- Online training can take from 8 to 24 hours depending on your experience
- Time to learn PRINCE2 and prepare for the Practitioner exam
- A normal PRINCE2 classroom training is 2.5 days
- Online training can take from 12 to 32 hours depending on your experience
- Receive your PRINCE2 Certification: You will receive the certification with 2 weeks
- Exam Location
- You can take your exam online from your home or office: See this link for more information
- If you follow classroom training your training provider will also provide a paper-based exam at their location.
What is unique about Management Plaza PRINCE2 Practitioner Online Course?
- Offer a PRINCE2 Practitioner Training Manual: After reading this, you will find it much easier to read the official PRINCE2 manual
- Full PRINCE2 Audio Course (listen while driving, walking, cycling)
- Extra Exam Papers (2 APMG + 2 Extra)
- Practical exercises based on a sample project
- Tips on how to use the official PRINCE2 manual during the exam
- Learn Thru Questions Audio Course (>500 Q&A)
- You can use the training material after the exam to support your PM career