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PRINCE2 Foundation & Practitioner

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Name PRINCE2 Foundation & Practitioner
Description The aim of this training event is to provide delegates with an in-depth knowledge and practical understanding of the PRINCE2 project management method. This training will help prepare delegates for the PRINCE2 Foundation and Practitioner examinations. The course follows the standard syllabus issued by APM Group who manage PRINCE2 on behalf of the UK Government. This focuses on the PRINCE2 framework and how this is be applied intelligently to real projects. PRINCE2 has established itself as global standard for managing projects and is generic, tailorable and uniquely business-driven. Organisations that have adopted the PRINCE2 claim that they have been able to deliver projects and their products more successful, with enhanced control and greater customer satisfaction. Pre-Requisites There is no formal prerequisites for attending this course, although it is beneficial for delegates to have some understanding of projects and project management. Delegates will be sent a Pre-Course Study Guide and PRINCE2 Manual ten days prior to the event (subject to booking conditions) . It is important that delegates complete the pre course work prior to attending as the content covers items essential to the successful running of the programme. It will also enhance both yours and the classes learning experience. Failure to complete the pre-course work may result in delegates being asked to defer to a course at a later date, as it can affect other students if it is not completed Objectives Understand the need for project management and a project management method. Understand the Principles, Themes and Processes used in PRINCE2, and how they are integrated. Understand how to intelligently apply PRINCE2 to projects. Prepare for and take the PRINCE2 Foundation and Practitioner examination Target Audience This training event is designed for project managers, project leaders and project coordinators, plus programme and operations managers, and technical personnel who need to understand how PRINCE2 works. Certification Delegates will take the PRINCE2Foundation exam at the end of day 3, and the PRINCE2 Practitioner exam on day 5. Exam fees are included in the list price. Test your Skills -  3 Prince2 Practitioner Quizzes Download the FREE Focus Guide  - Prince2 Explained
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Overview

The aim of this training event is to provide delegates with an in-depth knowledge and practical understanding of the PRINCE2® project management method. This training will help prepare delegates for the PRINCE2® Foundation and Practitioner examinations. The course follows the latest 2017 syllabus issued by AXELOS who manage PRINCE2®. This focuses on the PRINCE2® framework and how this is be applied intelligently to real projects.

PRINCE2® has established itself as global standard for managing projects and is generic, tailorable and uniquely business-driven.

Organisations that have adopted the PRINCE2® claim that they have been able to deliver projects and their products more successful with enhanced control and greater customer satisfaction. This focuses on the PRINCE2® framework and how this is be applied intelligently to real projects

Target Audience

This training event is designed for project managers, project leaders,project coordinators, programme and operations managers and technical personnel who need to understand how PRINCE2® works.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the need for project management and a project management method.
  • Understand the Principles, Themes and Processes used in PRINCE2® and how they are integrated.
  • Understand how to intelligently apply PRINCE2® to projects.
  • Prepare for and take the PRINCE2® Foundation and Practitioner examination

Pre-Requisites

There is no formal requirement for attending this course, although it would be beneficial to the delegates to have some understanding of project management.

Delegates will be provided with access to digital platform containing the pre-course video files approximately 10 days before the class starts, please reference the document that is sent with your joining instructions for details on how to access.

This PRINCE2 Foundation Pre-Course Video resource is for use in preparation for the PRINCE2 Foundation Course and those returning for PRINCE2 Practitioner.  Each short video covers a key area within the PRINCE2 method plus information on the PRINCE2 exams.  They are primarily designed to introduce or revise PRINCE2 terminology, concepts and activities to help you get ahead on your PRINCE2 course.

Course Content

PRINCE2®

Background & Objectives

  • Benefits
  • Scope
  • Structure

Project organisation

  • Organisational structure
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • The project board
  • The project manager
  • Team management.
  • Project assurance
  • Project support
  • Supplier relationships

Planning

  • Purpose and importance
  • Components & types of plan
  • Planning techniques
  • Product based planning
  • The steps in planning.

Project control

  • Work package authorisation
  • Stage assessments
  • Establish project & stage tolerance
  • Checkpoints & highlight reports
  • Handling exception situations
  • Project issues
  • Project reporting

Risk management

  • Categories of risk
  • Risk analysis and management
  • The risk log

Quality

  • Ensuring quality
  • Quality planning
  • Product descriptions
  • Quality control and quality review

Change Control and Configuration Management

  • Change control steps
  • Authority levels
  • Analysing the impact
  • Configuration management Processes
  • Starting up and Initiating a project
  • Directing a project
  • Managing stage boundaries
  • Controlling a stage
  • Managing product delivery
  • Closing a project
  • Planning

PRINCE2® in practice

  • Tailoring PRINCE2® for different business environments
  • Scaling PRINCE2® for use with projects of different type and/or size
  • Implementing PRINCE2®
  • Project documentation and filing
  • Accredited PRINCE2® training is provided by Global Knowledge Network Training Ltd, accredited by PeopleCert. 

Virtual Training Centre

Description:

What you need to do before you start your course:

  • Look out for an email from us with a link to how to log into this new Zoom experience

Once logged in you can access the virtual classroom and recordings via the web from your ‘dashboard’ by selecting My Courses > Instructor-led Courses

Additional information:

  • The first time a student launches a Zoom course, they may need to download and run Zoom by using the link provided.
  • The Zoom platform uses fully integrated VoIP Audio solutions, this is the recommended and preferred way of connecting to the audio conversations, if this is unsuitable we will provide alternatives.
  • Students can choose their screen name to be saved for all future courses.
  • Students will automatically be placed on mute when joining the course.
  • Students can use any of the control functions to add chat, share screens, start a separate video, raise hand or mute/unmute.
  • Recordings will be visible 24 hours after the event end date and they will be available for up to 12 months. They are also accessible from My Courses page within their online account.
  • Technical support will be provided throughout the course. More information will be provided in the Joining Instructions before the course starts.

Delegates will be provided with access to study the pre-course video files before the class starts, please reference the document that is sent with your course confirmation for details on how to access.

This PRINCE2® Foundation Pre-Course Video resource is for use in preparation for the PRINCE2® Foundation Course and those returning for PRINCE2® Practitioner.  Each short video covers a key area within the PRINCE2® method plus information on the PRINCE2® exams.  They are primarily designed to introduce or revise PRINCE2® terminology, concepts and activities to help you get ahead on your PRINCE2® course.

Delegates will take the PRINCE2® Foundation exam at the end of day 3 and the PRINCE2® Practitioner exam on day 5.

Exam fees are included in the list price.

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