PRINCE2® CPD Practitioner

Is this course for you?

PRINCE2® FoundationPRINCE2® Practitioners are required to retake the Practitioner exam every 3 years on the aniversary of their original certification. PRINCE2 reregistration removed 31/12/2017.

Note: If you are not currently practicing PRINCE2 at work, or if your registration expired some time ago, we would recommend attending our full 4.5 day PRINCE2 version 2017 course. You will not be required to take the foundation exam, only the practitioner exam, reducing the cost of the course. However, if you are working in a PRINCE2 environment then consider the 1.5 day option – if in doubt, please contact us to discuss your options.

Level: Practitioner
Delivery method: Classroom
Course duration: 1.5 days
Times: 09:00 - 17:00
Venue: Southampton - Solent or London
Exam type: Objective testing
Exam mode: Classroom
Pre course work: 10 hours
Course dates in Southampton Solent:

19th April 2018

17th May 2018

28th June 2018

23rd July 2018

16th August 2018

20th September 2018

01st November 2018

13th December 2018

Price (exc.VAT): £699
Course dates in London:

03rd April 2018

12th April 2018

26th April 2018

03rd May 2018

17th May 2018

07th June 2018

Price (exc.VAT): £699

By the end of the course you will be able to:

Managing Successful projects with PRINCE2
  • Apply the principles of PRINCE2 to a project at Practitioner level
  • Pass the PRINCE2 Practitioner exam


What is the course like?

You will gain a renewed understanding of PRINCE2 at Practitioner level and there will be a focus towards preparing you for the exam. We have an average of eight delegates per course. The course will be delivered by a PRINCE2 approved trainer with professional experience. You'll work in groups undertaking exercises, discussions and sample questions. Exam techniques and an outline of the following morning will be explained.

What is included in the cost?

Pre-course material, the official PRINCE2 Manual, handbook, exam fee, *refreshments and *lunch. (*Southampton only).

What examination is taken?

PRINCE2 Re-Registration Exam: 1 hour, objective testing, open book (official PRINCE2 manual only) from 09:30 to 10:30 on Friday morning.

There will be three scenario based objective questions – 10 items per question, each worth one mark.  17 marks or more required to pass (out of 30) -  55% pass. Your papers will be forwarded to the APMG for marking and your results will be e-mailed to you within 10 working days.

What is PRINCE2®?

PRINCE2 (an acronym for PRojects IN Controlled Environments, version 2) is a project management methodology. The methodology includes quality management, control and organization of a project with consistency and review to align with the objectives. PRINCE2 emphasis is on dividing the project into manageable and controllable stages.  


A structured approach to projects

PRINCE2 Principles Managing Successful projects with PRINCE2 The guiding requirements and good practices.

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
PRINCE2 Themes The seven Themes cover the specific treatment required by PRINCE2 for various project management disciplines. 

Business case - Organization - Quality - Plans - Risk - Change - Progress
PRINCE2 Processes The project lifecycle; getting started to closure. Every process provides a checklist of recommended activities, products and related responsibilities.

Starting up - Directing - Initiating - Controlling - Product delivery - Stage boundaries - Closing

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