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PRINCE2 Practitioner

The professional level Prince2 Practitioner certification confirms sufficient understanding of plan, delegate, monitor and control projects in an environment supporting the Prince2 methodology.

Certificate of Completion, PRINCE2® Practitioner
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PRINCE2® Practitioner, 6th Edition

This training is aligned with the latest updates of the PRINCE2 Practitioner exam and it covers the application of the Prince2 Principles, Processes, Themes, and tailoring of the methodology to a project. Completing this course will help you to apply the knowledge and skills learned for planning, managing, and delivering projects within a PRINCE2 environment. This training includes everything you need to successfully obtain your PRINCE2 Practitioner level Certification including:

  • Our credibility as a global authority in the Project Management education field
  • Expert PRINCE2-Certified instructors
  • Live instructor-led online sessions with downloadable material and mock tests
  • Tips & Tricks on how to successfully tackle exam questions
  • Exam application guidance
  • Access to our Student Hub and additional resources

What will I learn?

PRINCE2® project management gives you greater control of projects. This qualification will assist you to apply PRINCE2 to the running and managing of a project within an environment supporting PRINCE2. Once qualified you will be able to apply and tune this methodology to address the needs and problems of a specific project scenario. You will have a comprehensive knowledge of the relationships between the PRINCE2 principles, themes, processes, and products - allowing you to understand and apply these elements.
Learning Outcomes

Upon completing this training, you will be able to:

  • Apply the PRINCE2 principles in context
  • Apply and tailor relevant aspects of PRINCE2 themes in context
  • Apply (and tailor) relevant aspects of PRINCE2 processes in context

As the Prince2 foundation training covered the Principles, Processes, and Themes of the PRINCE2 project management methodology, the Prince2 Practitioner training will focus on the application of these in the context of a non-complex project.


Apply the PRINCE2 Principles in Context
  • Project Roles and Responsibilities
  • Continued Business Justification
  • Learn from Experience
  • Manage by Stages
  • Manage by Exception
  • Focus on Products
  • Tailor to Suit the Environment
Apply PRINCE2 themes in context
  • The Business Case
  • The Organization
  • Quality
  • Plans
  • Risk
  • Change
  • Progress
Apply and carry out requirements for PRINCE2 processes in context
  • Starting Up a Project
  • Directing a Project
  • Initiating a Project
  • Controlling a Stage
  • Managing Product Delivery
  • Managing a Stage Boundary
  • Closing a Project
  • Considerations for Organizational Adoption
  • Tailoring and Adopting PRINCE2
  • Documenting Tailoring
Exam Practice
  • Exam mock questions
  • Exam Tips & Tricks
PRINCE2 Practitioner Student Pack

For PRINCE2 Practitioner exam preparation success you will receive:

  • Our reputation as Ireland’s premier certification authority
  • Expert PRINCE2 certified instructors
  • 90-days access to online Learning Portal
  • 15 hours exam preparation training
  • Sample exam questions to practice
  • Tips on answering exam questions successfully
  • Exam application guidance
Examination Format
  • Objective testing
  • 68 questions per paper
  • 38 marks or more required to pass (out of 68 available): approximately 55%
  • Two-and-a-half hours’ (150 minutes) duration, no additional reading time
  • Open book. Candidates are permitted to use the official printed hard copy of the Managing Successful Projects with PRINCE2® 2017 Edition. The official manual may be annotated and tabulated but no sticky notes and loose leaf papers containing additional notes will be allowed.
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Why do this course?

  • Attain a globally recognised professional certification
  • Learn how to run projects effectively and efficiently meeting all targets
  • Know how to use learning from your projects to your organisation
  • Improve your employment opportunities
  • Improve your prospective of a career move
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This course is perfect for

This course is perfect for current and aspiring project management practitioners who aim to optimize their skills in order to efficiently operate and lead projects in a PRINCE2 (PRojects IN Controlled Environments) environment. Professionals who can benefit from this training include, but are not limited to:

  • Project & Program Managers
  • Project Executives
  • Project Engineers
  • Project Board Members
  • PMO Leaders
  • Change Managers
  • Steering Committee members
  • Functional Managers
  • Product Delivery Managers

And any professionals aspiring to land a Project Management role.

Why Study With Us?
Reputation & History
Project Management Experts
Earn the PRINCE2 Practitioner Certification
Unparalleled Experience
Student Hub & Community
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Reputation & History
  • Established in 1989 as the first Irish professional body dedicated to the promotion of project management as a discipline.
  • Trained 40,000 Professionals and Certified 6,000 Project Managers.
  • National Body for IPMA® in Ireland.
  • First Project Management Professional Certification exam hosted in Ireland.
  • Globally recognized certification body
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Project Management Experts

The Institute is a specialist organization dealing solely with the discipline of project, program and portfolio management. Unlike other organizations, which offer a large variety of training programs across many functional areas, our focus is purely on project management education.

As a result, we attract the highest caliber of international lecturers – who offer invaluable knowledge to our students.

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Earn the PRINCE2 Foundation Certification

Earn the globally recognized PRINCE2 Practitioner, managed and accredited by Axelos in partnership with PeopleCert, and build the needed project management skills to efficiently and successfully deliver projects of different types, sizes, scales, and complexity across a variety of industries.

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Unparalleled Experience

Our graduates are instructed by a world-class faculty composed by a group of subject matter experts with unparalleled proficiency and knowledge in project, programme and portfolio management.

Lecturers range from Project Directors to former Heads of Project Management Certification Authorities.

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Student Hub & Community

Our dedicated Student Support team is here to help you stay relevant and connected to achieve your goals.

Joining the Institute’s community offers you an immersive and engaging learning experience where flexibility and interaction are key. Classroom and virtual learners will gain access to the Institute’s hub where they can find additional online resources and connect with other participants to brainstorm, be inspired and share ideas.

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Comprehensive course materials
Very knowledgeable lecturers, comprehensive course materials and a practical framework for project management that can be easily applied in the workplace. I would highly recommend the Institute to colleagues and would consider pursuing other courses with them in the future.
ntense but very interesting and I have enjoyed it
I have been very impressed with the quality and delivery of this course. I would recommend this education provider.
Lots of experienced and informed tutors
The Institute helped me to integrate project management methodologies into the Higher Education sector. Highly recommended.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Find your questions answered and everything you need to know about the course.

Need further information?
Am I eligible to sit for the PRINCE2 Practitioner examination?

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

  • PRINCE2 5th Edition (Foundation or Practitioner)
  • PRINCE2 6th Edition (Foundation)
  • Project Management Qualification (PMQ)
  • Project Professional Qualification (PPQ)
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • 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)
What is the examination fee for PRINCE2 Practitioner Certification?

The exam cost for the 6th Edition PRINCE2 Practitioner Certification is currently €515

What are the PRINCE2 Practitioner training delivery modes?

The Institute provides training with four delivery modes: Classroom, Virtual Live Instructor (VLC), and Onsite/Corporate.

In which countries is the PRINCE2® certification recognised?

PRINCE2® certificates are among the most popular and sought-after project management credentials worldwide. It is the de-facto standard in the United Kingdom for project management methodologies and it is practiced in 150+ countries in a range of roles and sectors.