PRINCE2 Foundation Project Management

Course code: PR003
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Develop your project management skills with a widely recognised qualification, from home. Exam fee's included!

  • Begin your training in one of the most widely accepted methods for managing projects.
  • Gain project management skills that can be universally applied regardless of scale, type, organisation or country.
  • Complete your training at your chosen pace - the bookmarking system means you can study in easy steps and simply pick up next time where you left off.
  • PRINCE2 (Projects In Controlled Environments) is a process-based approach for project management and is the de facto standard for project management training.
This course is only available to study online.
Course Overview

Begin your training in one of the most widely accepted methods for managing projects. The PRINCE2 (Projects In Controlled Environments) is a process-based approach for project management and is the de facto standard for project management training. This flexible course allows you to complete your training at your chosen pace – the bookmarking system means you can study in easy steps and simply pick up next time where you left off.

Course Duration

Up to 1 year.

Course Outcome

PRINCE2 Foundation.

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.

Assessment

Multiple choice examination.

Course Content
  • Introduction to PRINCE2
  • What is a project?
  • Introduction to themes, processes and principles
  • Four levels of management
  • Project management team structure – project board
  • Project management team structure – project assurance
  • Project management team structure – project management
  • Project management team
  • Scalability
  • Stakeholders
  • Business justification and development path
  • Outputs, outcomes and benefits
  • Business case
  • Benefits review plan
  • IP – detail
  • Three levels of plan
  • Project plan
  • Stage and team plans
  • PRINCE2 approach to plans
  • What is product-based planning?
  • Create a simple PBS
  • Create a simple PFD
  • What is quality?
  • Quality control
  • Quality assurance
  • Quality management system and quality planning
  • Quality audit trail
  • Quality review technique
  • Risk management
  • Risk management procedure
  • Risk appetite, tolerance and budget
  • Management stages
  • Technical stages
  • Tolerance
  • Project board controls
  • Configuration management
  • Issue and change management
  • SU and IP overview
  • SU - detail
  • CS and MP introduction
  • CS – monitoring and control
  • CS – issue management
  • Directing a project
  • Managing stage boundaries
  • Closing a project
  • Exam objectives
  • Exam paper
  • Exception plans
  • Training
Extra Info

Assessment

This course is assessed by an online multiple-choice examination. The exam takes 60 minutes and requires you to answer 70 questions, not including 5 practice questions, which do not count towards your grade. You will need to answer 35 of the 70 graded questions correctly (achieving 50%) to pass the course successfully.

Course duration

This course will take approximately 10 hours to complete overall. You can start at any time and work at your own pace from home.

Study method

The PRINCE2 course is a high-quality interactive course including audio and animation features. It includes access to a virtual learning environment where you can find resources, support videos and discussion forums. You will also be able to take mock exam quizzes after each session to ensure your progress.
Full tutor support is provided throughout your course via email.

Course outcomes

Completion of the Foundation level confirms to employers you have sufficient knowledge and understanding of the PRINCE2 method to be able to work effectively as a member of a project management team. The Foundation level is also a pre-requisite for the Practitioner certification.

Awarding body

The PRINCE2 Foundation certification is a benchmark of quality. PRINCE2 is widely recognised as the leading international standard in Project Management.
The PRINCE2 (6th Edition course) on this page is offered by Training Bytesize, an Accredited Training Organisation of AXELOS Limited. PRINCE2® is a (registered) trademark of Axelos Limited. All rights reserved.

Q&As

You do not need any previous knowledge to enrol onto this course.

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