PRINCE2® for Practitioners

Course information
Price: £ 1,795.00 Excl. VAT
Day(s): 5
Course Code: P4P
GTC: 27 Incl. VAT
Delivery Method: Virtual Learning


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 standard syllabus issued by APM Group who manage PRINCE2® on behalf of the UK Government.

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.

Virtual Learning

This interactive training can be taken from any location, your office or home and is delivered by a trainer. This training does not have any delegates in the class with the instructor, since all delegates are virtually connected. Virtual delegates do not travel to this course, Global Knowledge will send you all the information needed before the start of the course and you can test the logins.


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 given access to a PRINCE2® e-learning portal 10 days prior to the start of the class (subject to booking conditions).

It is important that delegates complete the pre-course work prior to attending as the content covers items essential to the successful running of the programme. It will also enhance both yours and the class's learning experience.



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


  • 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


  • 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


  • 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

Target Audience

This training event is designed for project managers, project leaders and project coordinators, plus programme and operations managers, and technical personnel who need to understand how PRINCE2® works.


 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

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



Virtual Learning Schedule

It is possible to increase our virtual classroom deliveries so if you require a date please contact us

Course description

Download a PDF document of the complete course description: PRINCE2® for Practitioners

Dates for all Delivery Formats
Date & Location Language Ver Delivery Method
Guaranteed Event 27 Mar - 31 Mar, 2017 Wokingham Public Classroom
Guaranteed Event 03 Apr - 07 Apr, 2017
London - Dukes House
Public Classroom
24 Apr - 28 Apr, 2017 Wokingham Public Classroom
08 May - 12 May, 2017 London - Old Broad Street Public Classroom
08 May - 12 May, 2017
Manchester - Embankment Business Park
Public Classroom
15 May - 19 May, 2017 Wokingham Public Classroom
22 May - 26 May, 2017 Leeds Public Classroom
19 Jun - 23 Jun, 2017 London - Old Broad Street Public Classroom
26 Jun - 30 Jun, 2017 Wokingham Public Classroom
10 Jul - 14 Jul, 2017 Leeds Public Classroom
17 Jul - 21 Jul, 2017 London - Old Broad Street Public Classroom
24 Jul - 28 Jul, 2017 Wokingham Public Classroom
07 Aug - 11 Aug, 2017 London - Old Broad Street Public Classroom
21 Aug - 25 Aug, 2017 Wokingham Public Classroom
11 Sep - 15 Sep, 2017 Leeds Public Classroom
18 Sep - 22 Sep, 2017 London - Old Broad Street Public Classroom
25 Sep - 29 Sep, 2017 Wokingham Public Classroom
09 Oct - 13 Oct, 2017 London - Old Broad Street Public Classroom
23 Oct - 27 Oct, 2017 London - Old Broad Street Public Classroom
30 Oct - 03 Nov, 2017 Wokingham Public Classroom
06 Nov - 10 Nov, 2017 London - Old Broad Street Public Classroom
13 Nov - 17 Nov, 2017 Leeds Public Classroom
20 Nov - 24 Nov, 2017 London - Old Broad Street Public Classroom
27 Nov - 01 Dec, 2017 Wokingham Public Classroom
04 Dec - 08 Dec, 2017 London - Old Broad Street Public Classroom
18 Dec - 22 Dec, 2017 London - Old Broad Street Public Classroom

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