PRINCE2/Practitioner Upgrade

Course Summary

Due to social distancing guidelines the tutor will be delivering this course real time in a virtual classroom on the appointed date or dates. You will receive instructions on how to join and interact once your course booking is confirmed.

PRINCE2® 2017 is the method used for planning and managing projects in the public and private sectors. The method is used for a wide variety and size of projects. PRINCE2® is universally accepted as best practice project management The two-day Practitioner course is aimed at that those requiring a controlled approach to managing projects. During the first day, delegates will consolidate PRINCE2® methodology and will prepare for the Practitioner exam. The Practitioner exam is taken on the morning of the second day.


The PRINCE2 Practitioner course is a mixture of input and practical sessions, delivered by a PeopleCert approved trainer with practical experience of project management. This course includes course materials and the Practitioner Exam but the manual is not included. Please bring your own copy from the Foundation course. If you don’t have it then contact us for purchase options.

You should spend approximately 10 hours studying the pre-course material in order to be well prepared for the course.

Due to the intense nature of this course, you should also plan to commit approximately 1 hour each evening during the course for study and review.

This course will cover the following topics:

  • Structured Approach to Managing Projects
  • The Process-based Approach
  • Business Case
  • Organisation
  • Plans
  • Progress
  • Change
  • Quality
  • Risk
  • Practical Work

The syllabus for PRINCE2® was updated in 2017, which was the first major update to PRINCE2 since 2009. As of December 2017 all PRINCE2 courses offered by the GTA have been taught off the 2017 syllabus. If you have any questions about these changes please read this PRINCE2 Update FAQ document in the first instance.

Course Benefits

After this PRINCE2 Practitioner course you will:

  • Understand the PRINCE2® method at Practitioner level
  • Understand the integrated elements of PRINCE2® (principles, processes, themes and tailoring) at Practitioner level
  • Appreciate business processes and lifecycle models for projects and project management to Practitioner level.
  • Learn to operate effectively with colleagues and managers within a structured project management

Tutor Profile

Richard Lampitt is one of the leading PRINCE2® trainers in the World. As SPOCE's PRINCE2® Lead Trainer, Richard is responsible for coordinating and developing all PRINCE2® training materials, and then disseminating these to approved trainers, affiliates and licensees worldwide.

Richard has trained over 20 trainers who have successfully completed the APMG trainer approval process and over the last 14 years, Richard has successfully delivered hundreds of PRINCE2 courses to thousands of people around the world.

Course at a Glance

  • Next Start Date: 25 June 2020
  • CPD Points: 14
  • Course Cost: £1,099.00
  • Course Length: 2 Full days (09:00 - 17:00). Virtual Training (tutor led in real time) via Zoom
  • Location: Online,
  • Tutor: Richard Lampitt

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