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PRINCE2® Practitioner Training Course

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PRINCE2® Practitioner Training Course

What's In It For Me

  • PRINCE2 certification is globally recognized
  • PRINCE2 credential holders can be confident that their professional credential has been developed according to industry best practices and demonstrate proof of project management competency with a thorough understanding of the best-practice approach that substantially increases the likelihood of project success
  • A PRINCE2 certification increases ones career marketing and raises customer confidence, as professionals need to demonstrate not just a technical ability in their specialist area, but also an ability to competently deliver projects

Course Overview

This course is scheduled for launch in Q2 2018 Q3 2018. To express your interest in this course, please fill up our form at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/6MBPSFV. We will contact you when we get closer to course launch date.

Managing projects is a challenging thing to do as it often involves people, organisations and resources and possibly in new, unfamiliar and unpredictable environment to creating new products and services. This course provides an overview of the PRINCE2 principles, themes and processes to help you manage risks, quality, changes and check throughout the project that the business case remains valid, on track and have been met.

The course material is based on the best practices documented in the book, Managing Successful Projects with PRINCE2 2017 Edition, which lists the essential knowledge and processes to effectively manage projects in controlled environment to meet the objectives. The project principles covered in this course leads to earning a professional credential known as PRINCE2 Practitioner certification, accredited by AXELOS.

Who Should Attend

This course is appropriate for professionals that are involved in projects from all sectors and disciplines and others directly or indirectly involved in project management. Specifically, people in the following roles should attend:

  • Programme/Project Managers
  • Project Sponsors
  • Portfolio Analysts
  • Programme/Project Officers
  • Project Leaders/Specialists
  • Project Engineers
  • Project Team Members
  • Senior Users
  • Senior Suppliers
  • Project Board and Executives
  • Project Assurance, Change Authority
  • Professionals who wish to attain the PRINCE2 credential

Course Duration

2 Days / 16 Hours

Course Outline

Overview of PRINCE2

  • Introduction to PRINCE2
  • PRINCE2 Framework
  • Principles, Themes and Processes

PRINCE2 Themes

  • Business Case Theme
  • Organisation Theme
  • Quality Theme
  • Plans Theme
  • Risk Theme
  • Change Theme
  • Progress Theme

PRINCE2 Processes

  • Starting up a Project
  • Initiating a Project
  • Directing a Project
  • Managing a Stage Boundary
  • Controlling a Stage
  • Managing a Product Delivery
  • Closing a Project

Tailoring PRINCE2

  • Tailoring PRINCE2 to the Project Environment
  • Exam Preparation

Mode of Assessment

Students will be required to complete a paper-based NICF assessment during class.

After completing the course and with relevant working experience, students can proceed to undertake the optional external exam, the PRINCE2 Practitioner Certificate exam.

For students who had paid for certification examination(s), they will receive a printed instruction voucher or email instructions during the class period to allow them to book the relevant computer-based examination for their course (e.g. exam 77-418: Word 2013 Core for students taking Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS): Word 2013).

As we recognize that every individual has different studying pace, we will allow everyone to make a choice when they are ready to take the examination*. So, they can register for their examination date by proceeding to level 3 Room G Exam Department at our NTUC Trade Union House center to book their examination upon receipt of the instruction voucher/ email instructions.

*Subjected to terms and conditions and schedule availability. The exam department cannot register for your examination if the voucher provided by the official vendor has expired. The instruction voucher or email instructions will not indicate the expiry date.

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

Awarded NICF Statement of Attainments (SOA)

To be advised at a later date.

Official PRINCE2 Practitioner Certification Examination

After students pass the optional external exam, they will receive a PRINCE2 Practitioner Certification.

Course Objectives

  • Understand the starting up a project process and the activities responsible for appointing the executive and project manager and preparing the project brief and planning the initiation stage
  • Understand the directing a project process and the activities responsible for authorising initiation, project, a stage or exception plan and project closure.
  • Understand the initiating a project process and the activities responsible for preparing the risk management, configuration management, quality management and communication management strategies, creating the project plan and the project initiation documentation
  • Understand the controlling a stage process and the activities responsible for reviewing work package status, stage status, reporting highlights, capturing and escalating issue and risks and taking corrective action
  • Understand the managing product delivery process and the activities responsible for accepting, executing and delivering a work package
  • Understand the managing a stage boundary process and the activities responsible for planning the next stage, updating the project plan and business case, reporting stage end and producing exception report
  • Understand the closing a project process and the activities responsible for preparing planned/premature closure, handing over products, evaluating the project and recommending project closure

Pre-requisites

No credit or certification pre-requisites are required to take this course. However, it is recommended that participants have some project experience and is able to:

  • Recognize the basic concepts of project management and project lifecycle
  • Recognize the importance between projects and the established business benefits for continued viability of project existence

Medium of Instruction & Trainer

Medium of Instruction: English

Trainer: Trainee ratio is 1:25

Additional Note

PDUs for Maintaining PMP Credential

This course is eligible for PDU Credits. Upon successful completion of this course, Project Management Professional (PMP) credential holders will be awarded with 16 PDUs. Applicants need to access the PMI CCR System at https://ccrs.pmi.org/search/ to claim their PDU points.

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