PRINCE2® Foundation Classroom (6th Edition)

What is PRINCE2® Project Management?

PRINCE2® is a globally practised method for project management, which has over a million certified professionals, spanning 150 countries. Developed by best practice solutions provider AXELOS, it offers a flexible, practical and scalable methodology, to help manage projects of any size or type.

The PRINCE2® (6th edition) methodology is a made up of seven Principles, Themes and Processes. The Principles represent the 'why', the Themes represent the 'what', and the Processes represent the 'how' of project management. Together these methodologies will provide you with a clear path to ensure project management success.

PRINCE2® has two levels – Foundation and Practitioner, which can be taken individually or as a PRINCE2® Foundation & Practitioner course

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  • Delivery Method: Virtual Classroom
  • Exam: Included & In-Class
  • Mock Exams Included
  • Accredited & Experienced Trainers
  • Duration: 2 Days
  • Official Manual Included
  • Fully accredited course materials
  • Exam results within 5 Business Days
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What are the benefits of a PRINCE2® qualification?

This PRINCE2® Foundation qualification will be beneficial for both individuals and organisations, looking to become qualified in PRINCE2®. The Foundation qualification is the entry-level route into the PRINCE2® Practitioner qualification and will enable you to enter a career as a Project Manager or to work within senior Project Management roles.

Benefits to an individual

PRINCE2® is the industry standard for project management qualifications, which covers management, control and organisation aspects of all projects. PRINCE2® qualifications will boost your confidence and overall skills when managing projects. It will also increase your employability within this sector. Over the last few years, PRINCE2® has quickly become a prerequisite for most project management roles, especially at a senior level.

Benefits to an organisation

With many organisations implementing PRINCE2® methodologies, they often encourage their employees to be fully trained and qualified in PRINCE2®. If you're already certified in PRINCE2®, you'll provide an instant benefit to any organisation, greatly improving your career prospects. Having this knowledge means you can facilitate the successful implementation and adoption of PRINCE2® methodologies, and improve project efficiency and quality.  

Who is the PRINCE2® Foundation Classroom course suitable for?

The PRINCE2® Foundation qualification will teach you the terminology and principles required to become an informed member of a project management team.

PRINCE2® Foundation Certificate in Project Management

  •    Learn the key concepts relating to projects in general and PRINCE2®
  •    Discover how PRINCE2® principles underpin the PRINCE2® method
  •    Understand key PRINCE2® themes and how they are applied at different stages of a project
  •    Learn the PRINCE2® processes and how they are carried out during a project

The PRINCE2® Foundation qualification is recommended to individuals who are looking to gain first-class project management skills and improve their employment prospects and would suit those looking to go on to the PRINCE2® Practitioner level.  


While having a basic understanding of project management would be beneficial, there are no formal prerequisites to enrol onto the PRINCE2® Foundation qualification. 

Why choose e-Careers to study a PRINCE2® Foundation qualification?

  •    We offer a price match guarantee
  •    We include our eLearning course to students on the classroom course. This eLearning course has been dovetailed with the official PRINCE2® manual, which makes it the best course for PRINCE2® in the market!
  •    Tutor Support is included
  •    PRINCE2® Manual is also included  
  •    We have trained over 575,000 delegates
  •    Our trainers are highly skilled, engaging and achieve exceptional pass rates
  •    We offer Interest-Free Payment Plans

Career Opportunities with PRINCE2® Foundation

When you have completed your PRINCE2® Foundation training and passed your exam, you can start working in entry-level Project Management job roles, such as:

  •    Project Administrator - £23k
  •    Project Analyst - £26.5k
  •    Project Support - £29.5k
  •    Junior Project Manager - £31.5k

(Source - CW Jobs)

PRINCE2® Foundation syllabus (6th Edition)

Learn key PRINCE2® Principles and concepts relating to projects, including learning from experience, continued business justification and defining job roles and responsibilities.

Understand the PRINCE2® themes (Business Case, Organisation, Quality, Plans, Risk, Change and Progress), and understand how you must apply these themes during each project.

Discover the best ways to follow a project lifecycle from start to finish, using the seven PRINCE2® Processes, which are:

  •    Starting a project
  •    Directing a project
  •    Initiating a project
  •    Controlling a stage
  •    Managing product delivery
  •    Managing stage boundaries
  •    Closing a project

Official PRINCE2® Foundation exams (6th Edition)

In order to receive your PRINCE2® certification you will need to take a closed-book exam.

PRINCE2® Foundation Exam (6th Edition)

Purpose: To ensure that you are capable to act as an informed member of a Project Management team, using PRINCE2® methodologies.

Examination format

  •    60-minute exam duration
  •    60 questions
  •    Closed book
  •    33/60 required to pass = 55% pass mark

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