PRINCE2® Practitioner

Course Description:

PRINCE2® (Projects in Controlled Environments) is a widely used international standard for Project Management that navigates you through all the essentials for running a successful project. It builds on the definitions and structure of PM knowledge and defines a series of processes, components, and techniques that can be applied managing any size or subject of project. It provides project managers with a practical road map from conception to close for all types of projects and a framework to deliver projects that benefit stakeholders, the business, and the bottom line. The PRINCE2 Practitioner course provides Project and Program Managers with the tools to effectively lead projects of all sizes and types. By the end of the course, participants will be fully prepared for the official PRINCE2 Foundation and Practitioner exams, which are held in the final stage of the course. Attendees must have successfully completed the Foundation exam in order to take the Practitioner exam.

Objectives:

On completion of this course, participants will achieve a detailed and practical understanding of the PRINCE2 project management method. Participants will learn how to use PRINCE2 for projects of all sizes and types, avoiding unnecessary overheads and gaining maximum benefit.

Participants will learn the PRINCE2 project management framework including:

    7 PRINCE2 Processes
  • Starting Up a Project
  • Initiating a Project
  • Directing a Project
  • Controlling a Stage
  • Managing a Stage Boundary
  • Managing Product Delivery
  • Closing a Project

Course Outline:

    Day 1
  • Course Introduction
  • Overview of PRINCE2 & Principles
  • Organization
  • Starting up a Project
  • Initiating a Project
  • The Business Case
  • Homework

    Day 4
  • Review of Day 3
  • Practitioner Exam – Tips and Technique
  • Revision of Key Areas
  • Practitioner Exam Questions
  • Homework – Revision for Practitioner Exam

    7 PRINCE2 Themes
  • Business Case
  • Organization 
  • Quality 
  • Plans 
  • Risk 
  • Change 
  • Progress

 

    Day 2
  • Review of Day 1
  • Quality
  • Plans and Product Based Planning
  • Risk
  • Directing a Project & Progress
  • Controlling a Stage & Progress
  • Homework – including practice exams

    Day 5
  • Review of Day 4
  • Practitioner Exam Revision
  • PRINCE2 Practitioner Exam
  • Close

    7 PRINCE2 Principles
  • Continued Business Justification
  • Learn from Experience
  • Defined Roles and Responsibilities
  • Manage by Stages
  • Manage by Exception
  • Focus on Products
  • Tailor to Suit the Project Environment

 

    Day 3
  • Review of Day 2
  • Change
  • Managing Product Delivery
  • Managing a Stage Boundary
  • Closing a Project
  • PRINCE2 Foundation Exam

    Prerequisites:
  • In order to sit the PRINCE2 Practitioner examination you must have passed the PRINCE2 Foundation exam.

    Exam Format:
  • Objective testing
  • Eight 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, no additional reading time
  • Open book exam (official PRINCE2 manual only)

    Upcoming PRINCE2 Classes:
  • Dates: December 4-8, 2017            Location: Saskatoon, SK
  • Dates: January 15-19, 2018            Location: Winnipeg, MB
  • Dates: March 12-16, 2018               Location: Regina, SK
  • Dates: October 2-6, 2017                Location: Ottawa, ON
  • Dates: December 4-8, 2017            Location: Ottawa, ON

     

    Upcoming PRINCE2 Practitioner Re-Registration Exam Only:
  • Dates: Anytime                                Location: Regina, SK                   Price: $800.00
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          Upcoming PRINCE2 Agile® Classes:

  • Dates: November 27-29, 2017       Location: Regina, SK
  • Dates: September 6-8, 2017          Location: Ottawa, ON 

      What's Included? 
    • Classroom training from an Approved PRINCE2 Trainer
    • Official PRINCE2 manual (with updated 2017 information)
    • Accredited course material including sample exam questions
    • PRINCE2 Foundation and Practitioner exams & Certificate
    • For PRINCE2 Practitioner Passed Exams prior to December 31, 2017: 1 year membership to follow
    • Lunch and refreshments daily
    • PDUs towards PMP recertification

  • *THIS TRAINING IS CANADA JOB GRANT ELIGIBLE
  • We can help with your current or new projects.

     

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