Accredited by the Association for Project Management Group, this 3-day training event combines theory and practice, working around a case study to establish a sound understanding of the PRINCE2™ methodology. This event incorporates the Foundation examination on the final day.
This course is aimed at anyone wishing to gain the PRINCE2™ foundation qualification and a detailed understanding of the terminology and principles behind the method.
PRINCE2™ (Projects IN a Controlled Environment) is a leading edge approach to managing projects. With the launch of PRINCE2™ also came its recognition as the de facto standard for managing projects, not just in the IT/IS environment, but for projects of any size and complexity, run in any industry sector.
In support of this recognition, The APM Group - the trading arm of the Association for Project Management - offer a certification programme accredited by the OGC.
This course conforms to the syllabus set down by the APM Group for delegates wishing to gain PRINCE2™ Foundation certification.
Typical Course Content
The course uses a comprehensive, specially written manual together with a mixture of lectures, demonstrations and tutorial exercises all of which are bound together by project themes. Topics covered are as follows:-
· Starting up a Project (SU)
· Initiating a Project (IP)
· Directing a Project (DP)
· Managing Stage Boundaries (SB)
· Controlling a Stage (CS)
· Managing Product Delivery (MP)
· Closing a Project (CP)
· Planning (PL)
· Business Case
· Change Control
· Management of Risk
· Quality in a Project Environment
· Configuration Management
· Product Based Planning
· Change Control
· Quality Reviews
This course would benefit:
- Project Managers
- General Managers
- Programme Managers
- Project Team Managers and support staff
- Staff who will have a defined role
- Project Management Consultants
This is a three day course leading to the PRINCE2™ Foundation Examination, a “closed book” exam lasting one hour, with 75 multiple choice answers.which takes place on the final day.
PRINCE2™ is a Trade Mark of the Office of Government Commerce