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PRINCE2® for Practitioners

  • Course Code P4P
  • Duration 5 days

Additional Payment Options

  • GTC 27 inc. VAT

    GTC, Global Knowledge Training Credit, please contact Global Knowledge for more details

Public Classroom

Public Classroom Price

£1,945.00

excl. VAT

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Course Delivery

This course is available in the following formats:

  • Company Event

    Event at company

  • Public Classroom

    Traditional Classroom Learning

  • Virtual Learning

    Learning that is virtual

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Course Overview

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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.

Course Schedule

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    • Delivery Format: Public Classroom
    • Date: 29 January-02 February, 2018

      Guaranteed  To Run

      Late Availability

    • Location: Leeds

    £1,000.00

    • Delivery Format: Public Classroom
    • Date: 29 January-02 February, 2018
    • Location: Dublin City Centre

    £1,945.00

    • Delivery Format: Public Classroom
    • Date: 12-16 February, 2018
    • Location: Wokingham

    £1,945.00

    • Delivery Format: Public Classroom
    • Date: 19 February-23 March, 2018
    • Location: Manchester

    £1,945.00

Target Audience

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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.

Course Objectives

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  • 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

Course Content

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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

Course Prerequisites

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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 the GK 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.

Test Certification

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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.

Further Information

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PRINCE2® is a is a registered trade mark of AXELOS Limited.