All delegates booking this course will need to purchase a copy of the new 2009 PRINCE2 Manual. This is available to buy (ISBN number (978-0-11-331059-3). Please take approx 20 hours of time to look through this manual before attending, so that you are fully prepared to have the best chances of passing the examination.
The Practitioner is the second of the two PRINCE2:2009 examinations you are required to pass to become a PRINCE2:2009 Practitioner. This is a two day course for those who have passed the PRINCE2:2009 Foundation Exam (and 2005 Practitioner – please check pre-requisite section)
Day one of this course covers detailed exam scenarios and sample questions, on the second day delegates sit the exam at 13:00. Please note: You must bring signed photo ID with you on any APMG exam (passport, driving licence, student card) as you will be asked to produce it by the invigilator prior to the exam. You must also be familiar with the APMG Terms and Conditions of Certification which can be found on the APMG International website.
Should you require in-depth detail on this course, please refer to the course outline for PRINCE2:2009 Foundation & Practitioner.
Please be aware, this course also provides 14 Hours of Contact Education/Professional Development Units towards PMI PMP certification/re-certification
Please note: You must bring signed photo ID with you on any APMG exam (passport, driving licence, student card) as you will be asked to produce it by the invigilator prior to the exam. You must also be familiar with the APMG Terms and Conditions of Certification which can be found here on the APMG International website.
The PRINCE2 Practitioners course is intended for managers and potential PRINCE2:2009 practitioners who require hands-on experience of the method, themes, processes and activities. Delegates are likely to have experience of team leading, project management, project assurance/support or user management.
Delegates will be provided with pre-course reading by email prior to attending the course. The success on the course will be enhanced by close attention to the pre-reading materials. It is recommended that candidates spend 10 hours working through the pre-reading.
On completion of this course the student will be able to:
- To attend this you course you must have already passed PRINCE2 Foundation
- If you have already attended the PRINCE2:2009 Foundation Please take approx 20 hours of time to look through your PRINCE2 Foundation materials before attending, so that you are fully prepared to have the best chances of passing the examination
- To book on this PRINCE2 2009 Practitioner course, delegates must provide details of their PRINCE2 2005 or PRINCE2:2009 Foundation exam by presenting their candidate number or certificate to the instructor at the beginning of the course. Please note: You must bring signed photo ID with you on exam days (passport, driving licence, student card) as you will be asked to produce it by the invigilator prior to the exam.
- It is with regret that, owing to the requirement to complete 10 hours of pre-course reading, Case Training is unable to allow late bookings on this course. A minimum of two-weeks is required
- PRINCE2® is a Registered Trade Mark of the Office of Government Commerce in the United Kingdom and other countries
- Please note you will be expected to purchase, or bring with you, the new PRINCE2 2009 manual.
For on-site courses (i.e. at your premises), we are more than happy to tailor the course agenda to suit your exact requirements. In many cases, we are able to build your in-house standards and naming conventions into the delivered course.
- Day One
- During the first day the participants will be given exam scenarios and questions similar to those they will face in the practitioner exam. Each question session will be preceded by an overview of the question topic(s) covering the main points of the process, activities or theme being tested.
- This will be a structured day offering opportunities for practitioner exam candidates to try out different styles of exam questions. The event manager will provide help and support throughout this time. It will be expected that candidates supplement the learning from day 1 of the course by completing personal study in the evening.
- Day Two (Delegates sit exams at 13:00)
- This examination is aiming to measure whether a candidate would be able to apply PRINCE2:2009 to the running and managing of a project within an environment supporting the method. To this end they need to exhibit the competence required for the Foundation qualification, and show that they can apply and tune PRINCE2:2009 to address the needs and problems of a specific project scenario, specifically, candidates must be able to:
- Produce detailed explanations of all processes, activities and themes, and worked examples of all PRINCE2:2009 products as they might be applied to address the particular circumstances of a given project scenario.
- Show they understand the relationships between processes, activities, themes and PRINCE2:2009 products and can apply this understanding.
- Demonstrate that they understand the reasons behind the processes, components and techniques of PRINCE2:2009 and that they understand the principles underpinning these elements.
- Demonstrate their ability to tune PRINCE2:2009 to different project circumstances.