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FutureLearn

PRINCE2® 6th Edition: Foundation Certification with Official Manual and Exam

QA via FutureLearn Program

Overview

Gain a PRINCE2® Foundation Certification in just six weeks, giving you the skills and confidence to successfully manage complex projects, as well as global recognition from employers of your project management skills.

A PRINCE2® certification will provide you with the knowledge and frameworks to successfully manage complex projects, as well as global recognition from employers of your project management skills.

Boost your project management career with a PRINCE2® certification

Renowned as a world-class and international qualification, PRINCE2® Is the international standard method for project management. Based on project management best-practice, the method can be applied to any project, no matter the size, industry sector, geographical location, or culture.

This microcredential offers an in-depth exploration of the PRINCE2® method and the opportunity to sit and pass your PRINCE2® Foundation exam to gain the first level of PRINCE2® certification.

On the course, you’ll cover the four integrated components within the certification – principles, themes, processes and project environment – as well as discover the different management roles required in a PRINCE2® project.

You’ll explore the seven core principles of PRINCE2®, designed to ensure that every project can be a success. These principles are: Continued Business Justification, Learn from Experience, Define Roles and Responsibilities, Manage by Stages, Manage by Exception, Focus on Products, Tailor to the Environment.

You’ll learn the PRINCE2® framework through a range of exercises, including case-study applications and practice exam questions.

Unlock your earning potential with a PRINCE2® qualification

Designed by QA and accredited by AXELOS, this microcredential will let you develop in-depth knowledge of PRINCE2® methodology and how to tailor it to manage successful projects.

In 2017 The Association of Project Management found that professionally certified project managers can expect to earn 20% more on average than non-certified counterparts.

Prepare for your PRINCE2® foundation exam

Over 90% of those who’ve undertaken a PRINCE2® certification found it to be valuable to their career and this credential will give you the confidence and skills to pass your PRINCE2® Foundation exam.

You’ll also receive a Managing Successful Projects with PRINCE2® digital manual which is included in the cost of the microcredential.

Is the PRINCE2® exam included in the course?

The cost of the microcredential includes entry to the official PRINCE2® Foundation exam. Completion of this exam will prepare you to take the next level of PRINCE2® certification – the Practitioner course.

How many hours does it take to get a PRINCE2® Foundation certification?

The microcredential runs over six weeks, and the recommended study time is 24 hours.

How do I get PRINCE2® certified?

By taking this microcredential, you will be certified at Foundation level, ready to receive the next level of certification - Practitioner.

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Syllabus

Courses under this program:
Course 1: PRINCE2 - 6th Edition Foundation: A FutureLearn course by QA
-A definitive overview of PRINCE2: principles, themes, processes, environment | management roles | management products

Taught by

Ian Clarkson

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