The PRINCE2® FastTrack is a unique combination of the PRINCE2 Foundation and the PRINCE2 Practitioner courses. 5 days of training to get certified on Foundation and Practitioner level. A short track at a very competitive price!
B2B Learning’s 5-day accredited PRINCE2 FastTrack course is the ideal combination of the Foundation and Practitioner training courses. In a short time, you will get a deep insight in the PRINCE2 processes, themes and principles, as well as the relation between them. Based on presentations, a scenario and several exercises, this course will teach you PRINCE2 in a highly practical way. You will also prepare for the Foundation & Practitioner examinations. This course conforms to the PRINCE2 6th Ed. syllabus.
Course & Learning Objectives
By the end of this 5-day FastTrack training, delegates have knowledge of:
the key concepts relating to projects and PRINCE2
how PRINCE2 works and how and where it can be applied
the PRINCE2 principles and themes and how they apply throughout the project
the PRINCE2 processes and how they are carried out throughout the project
which management products are input to, output from, and updated in the seven processes
how to deliver projects on time, within budget and with the expected functionalities and quality
the links between principles, processes, themes, products and roles within a PRINCE2 project
the reasons behind the processes, themes and principles of PRINCE2
the relationship between the processes, themes, principles and products
how to apply the PRINCE2 method into practice
how to tailor PRINCE2 to different type of projects and circumstances
This is a training combining presentations and practical hands-on exercises. There will be presentations to explain the theory and foundation of PRINCE2. There will be both individual and group exercises to put PRINCE2 into practice, based on a scenario. There will be room for questions & discussion, in order to better understand the method.
Every day, part of the sample PRINCE2 Foundation & Practitioner Test Exams will be solved and corrected in group.
During the course, two hours of evening study each evening is required.
Combined PRINCE2 Foundation and Practitioner Training & Certification
The PRINCE2 FastTrack training takes place on 5 consecutive days, or can be spread over a longer time if you prefer.
The content is basically the same. You will get the complete PRINCE2 Foundation training & exam and the complete PRINCE2 Practitioner training & exam in one package. The Foundation exam is done during the training at the end of the 3rd training day. The Practitioner exam takes place ± 1/2 weeks after the training and lasts 2h30 (3h00 for non-native English speakers).
Who should attend?
This course is designed for Project Managers and aspiring Project Managers. You will also benefit from this course if you are involved in the development and delivery of projects, for example: project team members, project support personnel, project board members, operational line managers & staff, … But this course is also for anybody who wants to know what PRINCE2 is all about.
Delegates should have an understanding of project management but knowledge of PRINCE2 is not required.
PRINCE2 Foundation & Practitioner Certification Exams
Foundation Exam (taken during the training)
60 minute duration (+ 25% extra time or 15 minutes for non-native English speakers)
‘Closed book’ examination (no materials other than the examination materials are permitted)
33/60 required to pass = 55% pass mark
Practitioner Exam (taken two weeks after the training)
68 questions per paper
38 marks or more required to pass (out of 68 available) or approximately 55%
Two-and-a-half hours’ (150 minutes) duration, no additional reading time, additional time allowed for non-native English speakers
Open book exam (official PRINCE2 manual only)
Paper-based exam in our offices or online via proctor
The set of accredited training material
The manual “Managing Successful Projects with PRINCE2 6th Ed.”
A PRINCE2 process map
Strong points : The exchange of opinions between participants and group exercises for the practitioner.