Please note that this program is done together with the Foundation Program
The PRINCE2® Practitioner course is intended for Singapore based delegates who are familiar with the PRINCE2® project management method and have already graduated from the corresponding Foundation Certificate exam.
BridgingMind’s PRINCE2® Practitioner course offers students an environment whereby the discussion, practice and internalization of core project management ideas and notions can take place. The course syllabus consists of a mock exam to facilitate students to ace the PRINCE2® Practitioner Examination at the end of the course.
The course is a two day intensive training programme that allows students to take the Practitioner examination. Course trainees are eligible for the claiming of 14 PMI PDUs.
PRINCE2® Practitioner 2-day course objectives are as follows:
- Comprehensive understanding of PRINCE2® core methodologies at Practitioner levels
- Understand the integrated elements of PRINCE2® (principles, processes, themes and tailoring) methodology with reference to actual work environments
- Understand the benefits and principles inherent in structured approaches to project management
- Apply PRINCE2® structured processes in any work environment and how to tailor the core methodologies to organizational needs and requirements
- Prepare delegates for the Axelos/Peoplecert PRINCE2® Practitioner Exam
The two day training programme covers the following core foundations of project management and includes the following areas of focus:
Structured approaches to project management; project success criteria; the model of the PRINCE2® method including the integrated elements of principles, processes, themes and tailoring.
The Process-based Approach – PRINCE2® provides a structured focus on key processes needed for successful project management. Students will learn how to tailor these processes and pipelines to reflect the complexity, scope and risks faced by each project. The PRINCE2® Process Model will be used to help students understand and appreciate the what, when and why of each decision during the timeline of a project.
Business Case – What is a Business Case; Outcomes, Outputs, Benefits and Dis-benefits; Developing, Verifying and Maintaining the Business Case; Confirming the benefits and the Benefits Review Plan.
Organization- Project Management Team Structure and the Project Board, Project Assurance, Project Manager, Team Manager, Change Authority and Project Support roles and responsibilities. Stakeholder management; Communication Management Approach.
Project Planning – Levels and content of Plans; Exception Plans; Product-based approach to planning the Project Product Description, Product Breakdown Structure, Product Description, Product Flow Diagram; the PRINCE2® planning steps.
Monitoring and Controlling Progress – Management and Technical Stages. Tolerance and Raising Exceptions. Project Board and Project Manager Controls for Reviewing and Reporting Progress; Baselines for Control; Capturing and Reporting Lessons; Event-driven and time-driven controls.
Change Control Approach – Issue and Change Control procedure; Configuration Management procedure; Baseline, Handling changes; Tracking and protecting products; Change Authority; Change Budget.
Quality – Quality Defined, The Quality Audit Trial; Acceptance Criteria, Quality Criteria, Quality Management Approach, Quality Assurance, Quality Controls and Quality Review technique.
Risk- Risk and Risk Management; Risk Management in Projects; Risk Management Approach; Risk Register; Risk Budget.
The PRINCE2® Practitioner course is suitable for existing working professionals who handle projects both small and large on a regular basis. The project management model provides a controlled and structured approach towards the managing of projects.
Some of the professions that will find the PRINCE2® Practitioner course of use include the following.
- Project Mangers
- Team managers
- Project Support staff
- Assurance staff
- Industry managers
- Basically anyone who manages projects
The PRINCE2® method is flexible enough to be adapted to any and all projects, regardless of magnitude and category.
The PRINCE2® Practitioner examination format is as follows…
- Objective testing
- Number of questions item: 68
- Marks: Each question item is worth 1 mark. There are 68 marks available. No negative marking
- Pass mark: 55% or higher – a raw score of 38 marks or above
- Duration of 2.5 hours allowed (With no additional reading time)
- Open-book examination (Only the official PRINCE2® 2017 Manual is allowed)
Your PRINCE2 Practitioner Certificate is valid for three years. At the end of which you can either re-sit the Practitioner exam or you can maintain your certification through My-PRINCE2. For more information, visit: https://www.axelos.com/certifications/prince2/prince2-practitioner-certification
For candidates to be eligible for the PRINCE2® Practitioner examination, they must be existing graduates of the PRINCE2@ Foundation certificate.
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