PRINCE2® 7 Practitioner Course

Price: £950.00 excl. VAT

What is the PRINCE2® 7 Practitioner course?

PRINCE2® (PRojects IN Controlled Environments) 7th Edition, is an evolution of the globally recognised project management process model for managing a project. It can be applied to any kind of project in any industry, and includes the activities needed to direct, manage and deliver a project. This Practitioner course enables you to understand, apply and tailor the PRINCE2® method to meet the needs of a variety of different project environments and scenarios.

What is the difference between PRINCE2® 6th edition and 7th edition?

The new 7th edition remains aligned to the previous 6th edition but has advanced its offering to include:

  • Updated terminology and the key concepts used in PRINCE2® project management
  • Sustainability and alignment to UN sustainable development goals
  • Focus on people management and leading successful teams
  • Utilisation of data and digital management tools in projects
  • Integrated compatibility with agile, ITIL and lean concepts
  • Managing successful change in an organisation
  • Extended knowledge of commercial management.

Who is the PRINCE2® Practitioner qualification for?

The PRINCE2® Practitioner certification is suitable for project managers, aspiring project managers and project team members.

This Practitioner level qualification builds on the knowledge base of the PRINCE2® Foundation level, giving delegates the opportunity to apply the principles and understand how to use the PRINCE2® guidance in the workplace. You can also complete the combined PRINCE2® 7 Foundation & Practitioner course.

Download the PRINCE2 7th Edition Practitioner syllabus for learning outcomes and the assessment criteria for the Practitioner 7 course.

Accreditation / Qualification(s) offered

Successfully passing the exam will result in you being awarded the PRINCE2® Practitioner 7th Edition qualification.

PeopleCert Online Exams

Exam vouchers are valid for 12 months so you can take them at a time and day that is convenient to you but, we do recommend taking the exam soon after your course if possible, as pass rates are typically higher.

Practitioner Exam – 2 and a half hour, open book exam set by PeopleCert with 70 questions each worth one mark. 60% pass mark (42 marks out of the 70 questions).

Course Resit Policy

We have a ‘FREE course resit policy’ for anyone who unfortunately does not pass their exam, all we require is that you pay for your exam resit. You can then attend the next PRINCE2® Practitioner course for FREE! Please contact your course organiser to discuss.

Awarding Organisation

PeopleCert certifications are globally recognised and highly sought after by potential employers.

What This Course Includes

This price includes course registration, the official PRINCE2® e-book, course materials, exam fees, and on successfully passing your exam, an official PRINCE2® Practitioner certificate from the examining body, PeopleCert.

A hard copy manual is available at an additional cost, please ask your course organiser for more information.

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Delivery method:

  • Virtual LearningVirtual ClassroomInstructor-led course
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  • This is a virtual course with a live instructor. It includes interaction and group-work to embed learning. We encourage use of cameras, and have regular breaks to maintain freshness and engagement.
  • £950.00 excl. VAT

  • New 7th Edition
  • 3 Year Certification
  • Exam Included
  • Small classes
  • PeopleCert Certificate

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The PRINCE2® 7 Practitioner course covers the practices, processes, principles, project context and people involved in the project ecosystem.

The following topics are covered in detail, including their purpose, tailoring, and the relationships between them:

Seven practices

The seven practices of PRINCE2® demonstrate the business perspectives that will influence and impact the project:

  1. Business case
  2. Organisation
  3. Quality
  4. Plans
  5. Risk
  6. Change
  7. Progress

Seven processes

The seven processes within PRINCE2® cover all stages of a project’s lifecycle:

  1. Starting up a Project
  2. Directing a Project
  3. Initiating a Project
  4. Controlling a Stage
  5. Managing Product Delivery
  6. Managing a Stage Boundary
  7. Closing a Project

Seven principles

The seven PRINCE2® principles provide the outline of the PRINCE2® framework, its governance and practices:

  1. Continued Business Justification
  2. Learn from the Experience
  3. Defined Roles and Responsibilities
  4. Manage by Stages
  5. Manage by Exception
  6. Focus on Products
  7. Tailor to Suit the Project

Delegates will be well prepared for the PRINCE2® 7 Practitioner exam.

Examination format:

  • 150 minutes
  • 70 questions with a pass mark of 60% (42 correct answers required)
  • Open book (Referencing the PRINCE2® manual is allowed)

To take the PRINCE2® Practitioner examination you must provide proof of having passed one of the following:

  • PRINCE2® 7 (Foundation)
  • PRINCE2® 6th Edition (Foundation or Practitioner)
  • Project Management Qualification (PMQ)
  • Project Professional Qualification (PPQ)
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)®
  • Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)
  • IPMA Level A® (Certified Projects Director)
  • IPMA Level B® (Certified Senior Project Manager)
  • IPMA Level C® (Certified Project Manager)
  • IPMA Level D® (Certified Project Management Associate)

The PRINCE2®, 7th edition Practitioner syllabus is aimed at ensuring delegates have sufficient understanding of PRINCE2® to both apply and tailor the method to meet the needs of a variety of different project environments and scenarios.

On completing this course, delegates will be well equipped to take a project through every stage of the project lifecycle. They will understand the PRINCE2® principles, practices and processes and be able to explain the relationship between them; demonstrating how PRINCE2® provides effective control for real-life projects. Delegates will also be confident to customise PRINCE2® in response to varying requirements.

Successful completion of the PRINCE2® Practitioner exam means delegates will be awarded the PRINCE2® Practitioner qualification.

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