PRINCE2® Combined Foundation Practitioner - Certificate (Online Learning)

Start Date: This course has multiple entry points throughout the year Please call 0191 200 4000 or email enquiries@ncgdirect.co.uk for more information.

Duration: 12 Months

Venue: Distance Learning

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PRINCE2® Foundation and Practitioner Combined

This course will provide learners with a complete understanding of the PRINCE2® project management methodology, all courses include the course materials, on-line exam and personal e-mail support as required throughout your course.

You can be confident that you’re learning with one of the UK’s largest providers of education and training, giving you the best opportunity to develop your career and knowledge within project management.

Our PRINCE2® courses have monthly starts, new learner cohorts usually begin on the 1st Monday of each month.

PRINCE2® is for project managers and aspiring project managers. It is also relevant to other key staff involved in the design, development and delivery of projects.

PRINCE2® is also beneficial for experienced Project Managers or individuals looking to develop their project management skills, it can be an invaluable asset for individuals looking to improve their employment prospects within a role that has project management responsibilities.

PRINCE2® Foundation Certification

PRINCE2® Practitioner Certification

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Call our friendly team of advisers on 0191 226 6313 and they will talk you through your application.

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PRINCE2® Foundation - there are no course pre-requisites, learners would however benefit from having some basic project management experience prior to commencing.

PRINCE2® Practitioner - you will need to have passed the Foundation examination prior to starting the Practitioner course. If you’ve previously passed your Foundation exam with another provider, you’ll need to provide evidence of successful completion before you can enrol onto the Practitioner course.

How you will learn

We currently offer PRINCE2® using distance and e-learning as the mode of delivery.

You will be assigned your own personal log in details for NCG On-Line, our virtual learning environment (VLE). You’ll then work through the on-line PRINCE2® course material.

All learners will be provided with the comprehensive PRINCE2® manual and dedicated e-mail address for support. If you need additional support, NCG Direct will provide you with a dedicated helpdesk e-mail, whereby you’ll receive a response to support you in achieving your PRINCE2® qualification.

Foundation Duration

The course material runs for approximately 8-10 hours, you’ll need to allow additional time for course exercises and reading material.

NCG Direct would advise you complete the course and take the on-line exam within one month of starting the course. We do however offer you the material for three months; you are welcome to book your exam anytime within this three month period. (subject to availability)

Practitioner Duration

The course material runs for approximately 15 hours, you’ll need to allow additional time for course exercises and additional reading.

NCG would advise you complete the course and take the on-line exam within one month of starting the course. We do however offer you the material for three months; you are welcome to take your exam anytime with this three month period. (subject to availability)

Foundation & Practitioner Combined Duration

You can of course enrol onto the combined PRINCE2® course, this way you’ll combine both Foundation and Practitioner courses and exams into one comprehensive course. 

We offer you the material for 12months; you are welcome to take your exam anytime within this12 month period (subject to availability) Please note. If you have not taken the exam within these 12 months you will need to re-enroll onto the course at full cost. Progression onto the Practitioner exam is subject to passing the Foundation exam first.

Learners who successfully complete the combined PRINCE2® certification can recognise this learning against the NCG Direct Foundation Degrees in Professional Leadership and Management or Professional Business Management, reducing both time and cost of these two FdA programmes.

How will you be assessed?

Learners on the PRINCE2® qualification(s) are assessed by exams. NCG Direct works with Proctor U, an organisation that enables you to take your exam from anywhere, as long as you have a computer, webcam, headphones and high speed internet connection. A Proctor U exams invigilator will view you throughout your PRINCE2® examination.

View Proctor U website for full details: http://proctoru.com/index.php
When you’re ready to take your exam, you’ll be given log in details; you’ll then organise an exam time with PROCTOR U and sit your on-line exam.

Foundation

The PRINCE2® Foundation exam is a multi choice assessment comprising of 75 questions, the pass mark for this being 35, the exam duration is 60 minutes.

An essential prerequisite for the Practitioner examination is to have passed the PRINCE2®Foundation examination.

Practitioner

An 80 question Objective Test Examination with a pass mark of 44 out of 80 (55%). The exam duration is 2.5 hours.

Success in this examination indicates that the candidate could apply PRINCE2® to the running and managing of a non-complex project within an environment supportingPRINCE2®.

We currently offer PRINCE2® using distance and e-learning as the mode of delivery.
You will be assigned your own personal log in details for NCG On-Line, our virtual learning environment (VLE). You’ll then work through the on-line PRINCE2® course material.

All learners will be provided with the comprehensive PRINCE2® manual and dedicated e-mail address for support. If you need additional support, NCG Direct will provide you with a dedicated helpdesk e-mail, whereby you’ll receive a response to support you in achieving your PRINCE2® qualification.

You will be given thePRINCE2® training materials for 12 months, you will be required to complete your exams within this period.

How will you be assessed?

Learners on the PRINCE2® qualification(s) are assessed by exams.

You can sit your exams in person at Newcastle College, we administer the PRINCE2® exams monthly (usually the last Friday of each month) alternatively you can arrange for a remote exam through our remote examination partner, Proctor U.

Proctor U are an organisation that enables you to take your exam from anywhere, as long as you have a computer, webcam, headphones and high speed internet connection. A Proctor U exams invigilator will view you throughout your PRINCE2® examination.

View Proctor U website for full details: http://proctoru.com/index.php

When you’re ready to take your exam, you’ll be given log in details; you’ll then organise an exam time with PROCTOR U and sit your on-line exam.

Foundation

The PRINCE2® Foundation exam is a multi choice assesment comprising of 75 questions, the pass mark for this being 35, the exam duration is 60 minutes. An essential prerequisite for the Practitioner examination is to have passed the PRINCE2® Foundation examination.

Practitioner

An 80 question Objective Test Examination with a pass mark of 44 out of 80 (55%). The exam duration is 2.5 hours. Success in this examination indicates that the candidate could apply PRINCE2® to the running and managing of a non-complex project within an environment supporting PRINCE2®

PRINCE2® is also beneficial for experienced Project Managers or individuals looking to develop their project management skills, it can be an invaluable asset for individuals looking to improve their employment prospects within a role that has project management responsibilities.

PRINCE2® is for project managers and aspiring project managers. It is also relevant to other key staff involved in the design, development and delivery of projects.

PRINCE2® Foundation - there are no course pre-requisites, learners would however benefit from having some basic project management experience prior to commencing.

PRINCE2® Practitioner - you will need to have passed the Foundation examination prior to starting the Practitioner course. If you’ve previously passed your Foundation exam with another provider, you’ll need to provide evidence of successful completion before you can enrol onto the Practitioner course.

£ 795.00

This is a full cost course.

The course costs £795.00

Payment is required in full before you start your course.

Exam Re-sits (if required)

£150 Foundation (per re-sit)

£235 Practitioner (per re-sit) 

What is included?

  • PRINCE2® e-learning courseware
  • Hardcopy official Managing Successful Projects with PRINCE2® course 2009 manual
  • Access to e-learning content provided before attendance
  • PRINCE2® Foundation & Practitioner exams (dependant on course selected)
  • Official APMG certificate
  • Dedicated e-mailed learner support
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