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PRINCE2 Foundation

PRINCE2® (PRojects IN Controlled Environments) is a project management method that navigates you through all the essentials for running a successful project. A de facto standard, it was developed by the UK government and is used and recognised extensively in both the public and private sectors, in the UK and internationally.

This course provides a detailed introduction to the PRINCE2® “Themes, Process and Principles” to fully prepare you for the PRINCE2® Foundation examination. The exam itself is included in the price of the course and can be taken via your PC (web cam required) or at a test centre.

By the end of this course, you’ll be able to act as an informed member of a project management team using the PRINCE2® methodology, within a project environment supporting PRINCE2®. When you pass your exam, you will be eligible to progress to the more advanced PRINCE2® Practitioner qualification which is also available via Train2employ.

PRINCE2® is a Registered Trade Mark of AXELOS Limited.

This course is published by Training Bytesize Ltd, a PRINCE2® Accredited Training Organisation.

  • You’ll work through the course online, where you’ll complete a series of modules. The course will take approximately 10 hours to complete. A simulated mock exam is included, so you can test your knowledge and make sure you’re fully prepared for the real exam.

    You will receive:

    • 12 months online access to the accredited PRINCE2® Foundation e-learning course and exam simulator
    • PRINCE2® Foundation exam voucher valid for 12 months.
    • When you pass the exam you’ll receive the official PRINCE2® Foundation certificate.

    (Please note that the PRINCE2® Manual is not supplied as part of this course. The manual is used for the higher “Practitioner” level, and is not required for this Foundation Exam.)

  • The exam is included in the price and is in the following format:

    • Online from your preferred location (webcam and microphone required), or paper-based at selected exam centres (see below).
    • 75 multiple choice questions
    • 5 trial questions, not counted in scores
    • 50% pass mark required (35 out of 70 available)
    • Exam lasts for 60 minutes
    • Closed book

    You’ll receive your exam booking code and booking instructions by email when the course is added to your account. You can book your exam to be taken online at a time, date and location convenient for you. Alternatively, the paper-based exam can be taken in exam centres around the UK (centres in London, Newcastle, Milton Keynes, Birmingham, Chester and York). You will need to show photo ID (passport or driving licence).

    You should provide at least 2 weeks’ notice to book your exam, and allow 3 to 5 working days to receive your joining instructions.

 

 

PRINCE2® Practitioner

This “Practitioner Level” course leads to the second of the two PRINCE2® examinations to become a fully certified PRINCE2® Practitioner. (You must first have achieved your PRINCE2 foundation which is also available from Train2employ).

Please note that the official PRINCE2® Practitioner manual which is used for reference within the exam is not included with this course and must be purchased separately (price £60). This is available upon request.

The course is aimed at anyone wishing to gain this qualification, and will benefit those in a project management or general management position. Specifically it will provide you with the knowledge and understanding of the scope, content and structure of the PRINCE2® method, to fully prepare you for the Practitioner exam. A practice test is included together with your your exam voucher. The exam itself can be taken via your PC or at a test centre.

PRINCE2® is a Registered Trade Mark of AXELOS Limited.
This course is published by Training Bytesize Ltd, a PRINCE2® Accredited Training Organisation.

The course provides:

  • Instant online access to the accredited multimedia e-learning course for 12 months (approx. 15 hours of study time)
  • A flexible exam process – take online, in-house or at a local test centre
  • The official PRINCE2® Practitioner exam is included with this course)
  • Access to helpful downloadable learning resources and videos)

The exam is included in the price. Following your enrolment on the course, you will receive an email containing your PRINCE2® Practitioner exam voucher and the instructions to book your exam time. Your exam voucher is valid for 12 months from the date of purchase. You can take your exam via your PC (web cam required). Alternatively, the paper-based exam can be taken in exam centres around the UK (centres in London, Newcastle, Milton Keynes, Birmingham, Chester and York). You will need to show photo ID (passport or driving licence).

You should provide at least 2 weeks’ notice to book your exam, and allow 3 to 5 working days to receive your joining instructions.

Please note: Candidates must first gain the PRINCE2 Foundation. For the Practitioner exam you will also need to separately purchase the PRINCE2 Manual (price £60). The manual supports the learning in the course and can also be annotated for use during the exam.

The PRINCE2® Practitioner exam format:

    • Objective testing
    • 8 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 examination (using only the official PRINCE2® Manual)

This exam aims to measure whether a candidate would be able to apply PRINCE2® to the running and managing of a project within an environment supporting PRINCE2®.

Candidates need to exhibit the competence that was required for them to pass their Foundation qualification, and additionally show that they can apply and tune PRINCE2® to address the needs and problems of a specific project scenario.