FOCUS PROJECT MANAGEMENT


Course Outline:   PRINCE2™ Foundation

Duration:  3 days

Provider:  AFA Projects

This course is primarily aimed at staff in a junior team manager or project support and assurance role in a PRINCE2™ environment who require the PRINCE2™ Foundation formal qualification in the project management method.
 
Course fee includes pre-course reading, official PRINCE2™ reference manual and Foundation examination and registration fees - Total value over £100
 
 

Background

Projects bring together resources, skills, technology and ideas to achieve business objectives.  Using a structured project management method such as PRINCE2™ helps an organisation to ensure that these objectives are delivered to an appropriate level of quality and within the constraints of time and cost.  It is also an essential element in managing the risks inherent in change and innovation. 
 
PRINCE2™ is used extensively throughout the public sector in the UK and is also widely recognised and used commercially in the UK and abroad.  The method can be applied to all kinds of project including information systems projects. 

Course Description

The event covers the processes, components and techniques included in the PRINCE2™ Project Management Method. The course prepares delegates for the Association of Project Management Group (APMG) Foundation exam (included in the course).

The course lasts for 3 days and includes the following:

  • Instructor-led Tuition
  • Individual exercises
  • Group exercises
  • Case Study
  • Delegate Pack

Course Objectives

On completion of the course the delegate will have:

  • Defined a project
  • Distinguished between the Components, Processes and Techniques used in PRINCE2™
  • Identified the terminology used in PRINCE2™
  • Sat the PRINCE2™ Foundation examination

Intended Audience

The event is recommended for team leaders, project assurance and project support staff who are responsible for managing/supporting projects using PRINCE2™. The course is suitable for all staff working on any type of project. Previous experience of PRINCE2™ is not necessary.

What skills will the delegate gain?

This course will enable delegates to:
Understand the components and main processes of PRINCE2™.
Apply the processes of Controlling a Stage and Managing Product Delivery.
Prepare for and take the PRINCE2™ Foundation Certificate examination.

Who will the course benefit?

Junior team managers and project staff working in a project support or assurance role.
 
Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites other than an awareness of project work. 
 
Examination and Certification

The Foundation examination is a one-hour multiple-choice paper. All successful delegates will receive the PRINCE2™ Foundation certificate from the APMG.

What's Included?
  • Examination and Registration Fees
  • The official OGC PRINCE2™ manual
  • Pre-course instructions and essential pre-course reading
  • Conferencing facilities (Public event only)

Benefits of the PRINCE2™ Foundation Course

  • Learn a structured approach to project management
  • Successful delegates will receive an internationally recognised certificate from the APMG which will increase their employability
 

PRINCE2™ is a Trade Mark of the Office of Government Commerce   


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