PRINCE2 Foundation Training is a comprehensive technical course to help professionals understand the PRINCE2 method. The main aim of PRINCE Foundation Training is to introduce you to the PRINCE2 framework properly, so you can work effectively within a work-field that supports PRINCE2. As a prerequisite for the Practitioner certification, this foundation level training covers all the integrated components of Prince 2, and as you progress, you get to learn about complicated concepts about each element. PRINCE2 Foundation Training is aimed at professionals who manage projects and the staff who primarily focus on developing, designing, and delivering projects.
Throughout this course, you learn about PRINCE2 fundamental concepts, how they are connected, and the best ways to implement them. PRINCE2 Foundation Training helps you understand the practical and theoretical aspects of PRINCE2 and learn the right methods to deliver your project in a consistent, transparent, and coordinated manner.
This training is suitable for the one who is working as a project manager or anyone who wishes to be project manager can attend the training. However, there is not any fixed eligibility criteria for PRINCE2 Certification. Professionals applying for this course must be Programme Managers, experienced project staff operating in a PRINCE2 environment. Therefore, this course is also advantageous for supported staff, team managers, Senior Project Officers, Operational Managers, Business Analysts, Engineering Managers and Development Leaders.
Additionally, PMO staff and contractors can also adopt PRINCE2 training course respectively.
The PRINCE2 Foundation Certification teaches you the valuable project management skills widely accepted around the world. This certification helps you plan, initiate and control the projects assuring better success rate. You find easy to collaborate with team members and stakeholders. The enhanced ability to break the project into manageable chunks simplifies the progress monitoring.
The PRINCE2 Foundation is the first stepping stone with wide scope for continuous improvement for career and performance boost. After understanding the basics of PRINCE2, you can apply for PRINCE2 Practitioner Certificate to deepen your practical skills and expertise to handle more complex project completion challenges.
It is a closed book exam containing 60 multiple choice questions each for one mark worth. Candidates have one hour to complete the exam.
You need 33 marks out of total of 60 marks i.e. 55% to pass the PRINCE2 Foundation course exam.
PRINCE2 Foundation certification will never expire by itself but your status as the Registered PRINCE2 Practitioner has an expiration date that expires after five years after the certification date.