PRINCE2® Foundation & Practitioner

  • For aspiring and practising Project Support staff and Project Managers
  • Specialise in the leading global Project Management methodology, most widely used in the UK
  • Enhance your confidence and skills to become an effective, systematic Project Professional
  • Validate your skills as a Registered PRINCE2 Practitioner with the support of expert Tutors, Study Coaches, and Recruitment Advisors

    PRINCE2® Foundation & Practitioner

    PRINCE2® is like a recipe book for project management: just like a recipe book provides step-by-step instructions for preparing a dish, PRINCE2® provides a structured framework for managing projects. It helps ensure that all the necessary steps are followed and the project is completed successfully in a linear manner from the first to the last step. This package will not only allow you to learn the steps for successful project completion, but will teach you how to practically implement them.

    Despite its fixed structure, PRINCE2® can be tailored to accommodate a project of any size or type and it demonstrates how you can break complex projects into manageable and controllable steps. If you manage change projects or hope to do so, PRINCE2® is an asset to have in your arsenal!

    Once completing the PRINCE2® Package, you can benefit from progressing to PRINCE2® Agile as it will validate your skills as a flexible and versatile Project Professional. Our Project Management Career Programme is also the preferred route for students looking to kickstart their careers as Project Professionals.

    What’s included?

    • Consultation with a Career Consultant to corroborate your course choice
    • Unlimited, 3-month access to the PRINCE2® Foundation & Practitioner Courses
    • Official PRINCE2® Foundation & Practitioner Exams
    • The PRINCE2® 6th Edition Foundation Core Guidance eBook with your Foundation exam purchase
    • Certified Tutor to provide assistance with course queries
    • Access to a full Support Team for assistance with examinations, notes, and study queries
    • A Simulated Project Assignment for additional insight to applying PRINCE2®
    • Get real-time support for general and course-related queries with our exclusive AI ChatBot, available 24/7 through ITonlinelearning
    • 1 months’ free subscription to MyAxelos filled with industry news, case studies, exam preparation materials, tools & templates, and digital badges
    • A professional, Project Management-oriented CV rewrite
    • A LinkedIn profile overhaul to maximise your new networking opportunities

    Certification: PRINCE2® Foundation and Practitioner

    Vendor: PeopleCert on behalf of Axelos

    Course prerequisite: There are no formal prerequisites to study this qualification, if you sit and pass the PRINCE2® Foundation exam before sitting your PRINCE2® Practitioner exam

    Study time: 50 – 70 hours

    Key learning objective: With this package, you will gain thorough knowledge and understanding of the PRINCE2 method. These certifications are suitable for anyone looking to or already participating in projects as it provides confirmation that you have the knowledge and understanding to apply and tailor the PRINCE2 method in a plethora of different project environments and scenarios.

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    PRINCE2® Foundation & Practitioner

    What You Will Learn

    The PRINCE2® qualifications are widely recognised and highly respected certification for Project Managers and aspiring Project Managers. It is also relevant to other key staff members involved in the design, development, and delivery of projects.

      PRINCE2® Foundation

      Structural Overview

      • Develop a thorough grasp of the fundamental concepts that underlie both projects and the PRINCE2® methodology by gaining an understanding of how the PRINCE2® principles form the basis of this approach, enabling you to make informed decisions and steer your projects towards success.
      • Explore the PRINCE2® themes and their practical application throughout the project lifecycle to uncover valuable insights and strategies for delivering successful outcomes.
      • Master the PRINCE2® processes, including the 7 key processes used to manage projects, and learn how to apply them effectively to drive your projects forward and achieve your objectives.

      PRINCE2® Practitioner

      Structural Overview

      • Discover how to apply the 7 principles of PRINCE2® within different project scenarios, using contextual awareness to drive project success and achieve your objectives.
      • Develop skills to apply and tailor relevant aspects of the PRINCE2® themes to your specific project context.
      • Learn how to apply and tailor the relevant aspects of PRINCE2® processes to your unique project context, leveraging these processes to achieve optimal project outcomes and deliver value to stakeholders.

      Your Success is Assured

      Expert Career Consultants

      Our expert Career Consultants select qualifications that align perfectly with your aspirations by collaborating with you to identify your desired end-goal.

      Certified Tutors

      Our certified Tutors are there to assist you with course questions, exam queries, and revision so you have all the support you need to ace your exams.

      Study Coaches and Mentors

      Your Study Coach and Mentor is dedicated to guiding and supporting you throughout your journey by providing motivation, encouragement, and monitoring progress.

      Experienced Recruitment Advisors

      Your Recruitment Advisor will provide you with the tools you need to succeed, like an industry-oriented CV, Linkedin profile overhaul, and exclusive resources.

      Speak to a Career Consultant

      We care about your career success.

      Trying to determine the best course of action for your development journey can be a daunting process – but we’re here to help! Let us carry out an appraisal of your skills and goals to corroborate the best route for you.

      Career and Progression Prospects

      Project Management is used in a plethora of sectors, but here are a few roles you’re qualified to explore with this certification:

      Project Support Officer

      Project Manager

      Project Executive

      Project Administrator

      Junior Project Manager

      Project Coordinator

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      Full Student Success Team

      To drive your success forward to the finishing line of your goals, our team comprises of professionals available at the press of a button to provide clarity on questions you have regarding your exam booking and preparation, portal and logins, assignments, as well as quizzes. You can also access one-to-one Tutor and Mentor Support so that your queries can be resolved swiftly and comprehensively. Our Tutors are experienced and certified in their fields, too!

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      Your certification will provide you with a significant competitive advantage by validating your skills and knowledge – with that, you can either contribute toward your current company or grow in another one.

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      Projecting Your Salary

      We want to help you achieve the best outcome in your studies so that you can flourish in your selected development pathway.

      £36.9K /

      per year

      Junior Project Manager

      £55.4K /

      per year

      PRINCE2 Project Manager

      £64.4K /

      per year

      Senior Project Manager

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      PRINCE2® Foundation & Practitioner
      Frequently Asked Questions

      You have questions, and we have all the answers

      PRINCE2® is a project management methodology that provides a framework for managing projects effectively. It outlines a series of steps, processes, and best practices to ensure that projects are completed on time, within budget, and to the required quality standards. PRINCE2® is perceived to be a linear process that you might use to plan and organise an event or large meeting.

      PRINCE2® Foundation and Practitioner are targeted at anyone who manages projects, or anyone looking to be a part of a Project Team. It’s key for other staff involved in the design, development, and delivery of projects, too.

      The PRINCE2® Foundation certification is assessed and awarded by means of an examination. This exam comprises of 60 multiple choice questions (meaning you will have to select your answers from the options you are provided with). Your exam will be one hour long, and you will be required to score 55% (33 out of 60) or higher in order to pass. This is a closed-book exam.

      The PRINCE2® Practitioner certification is assessed and awarded by means of an examination. This exam comprises of 68 objective, multiple choice questions (meaning you will have to select your answers from the options you are provided with). Your exam will be two-and-a-half hours long, and you will be required to score 55% (38 out of 68) or higher in order to pass. This is an open-book exam, and so you will be able to make use of the Managing Successful Projects with PRINCE2® 2017 Edition handbook should wish.

      The Foundation certification serves as an introduction to the PRINCE2® methodology and will essentially validate your knowledge and understanding so that you are able to work with, or as part of, a project management team working within a PRINCE2® environment.

      The Practitioner certification confirms that you are able to apply and tailor PRINCE2® in a range of different environments and scenarios. Upon completion, you will be able to work with, or as part of, a project management team working within a PRINCE2® environment.

      Both certifications will enhance your communication, collaboration, organisation, and project management skills, regardless of whether you work in a project management environment.

      As of 2023, PeopleCert Best Global Practice certifications need to be renewed after 3 years of having obtained your qualifications. This is to ensure your certifications remain in line with current best practices within your industry.