PRINCE2® Certification Training
What is PRINCE2?
PRINCE2®, (Projects IN a Controlled Environment), is a Project Management methodology which addresses managing, organizing and controlling the projects. PRINCE2® Certification is owned by Axelos®, a methodology adopted by various organizations for the management of projects in myriad domains both in private and public sectors across the globe.
PRINCE2® is a non-prescriptive, scalable and step-by-step process based methodology adopted for the management of various types of Projects and is increasingly embraced across the world
The PRINCE2® Foundation qualification talks about the PRINCE2® principles and helps to obtain basic understanding on PRINCE2® project management methodology. Foundation qualification is a prerequisite for the individuals who want to pursue PRINCE2® Practitioner course.
This qualification is aimed at project managers and aspiring future project managers. It is also relevant to other individuals involved in managing and delivering projects which includes: Members from Project Board, Project management team, team leaders and PMO staff.
- Multiple choice examination 75 questions
- Five questions out of 75 will be considered as pre-test questions and only 70 are scored for the examination result
- Pass Score: 50% (35 marks out of 70)
- Closed book exam
The PRINCE2® Practitioner is the next level exam one has to pass to become a registered PRINCE2® Practitioner. The exam is aimed at measuring if an individual is capable of applying PRINCE2® to manage a project in a given environment. Factors like individual expertise, constraints of the project, complexity of the project are considered by the Practitioner and manages the project to the success. PRINCE2® Foundation certification is a prerequisite to take the exam.
Project Managers, PMO staff, Program managers, Project Management team members, Project Board members, Project management consultants etc.
Multiple choice examination
Eight questions – 10 question items per question, each worth one mark
44 marks or more required to pass (out of 80 available) – 55%
150 minutes (2 hours) duration
Open book exam (should refer official PRINCE2® manual only)
To appear the PRINCE2® Practitioner examination you must provide proof of having passed one of the following:
- PRINCE2® Foundation
- Project Management Professional (PMP)
- Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)
- IPMA Level A® (Certified Projects Director)
- IPMA Level B® (Certified Senior Project Manager)
- IPMA Level C® (Certified Project Manager)
- IPMA Level D® (Certified Project Management Associate)