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PRINCE2® Foundation Certification Training in Ottawa, Canada

Learn global best practices in project management, get PRINCE2® certified!

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PRINCE2® (PRojects IN Controlled Environments) is a project management methodology offering a customizable and scalable process for effectively handling diverse range of projects. This method is an established criterion for project management in the UK and is practiced worldwide.

There are two levels of PRINCE2® qualification. The Foundation Level is the first qualification required to become a PRINCE2® Practitioner. This level aims to measure whether a candidate has understood the principles and terminology of PRINCE2 and can act as an informed member of a project management team using PRINCE2® and within an environment supporting PRINCE2®.
Our comprehensive courseware developed by industry experts will help you learn all the fundamentals covered in the examination. From the underlying principles behind PRINCE2® to the seven themes that form the crux of the methodology, the course gives you in-depth knowledge of every concept, accompanied by question papers to test your knowledge on the principles learnt.

KnowledgeHut has been measured after rigorous evaluation and is an Accredited Training Organization (ATO) of PEOPLECERT, and a Certified Partner of Axelos.

What you will learn:
  • Learn how to have controlled start and closure of a project by applying PRINCE2® principles
  • Understand how to perform regular reviews of progress with respect to project plan and Business Case
  • Learn to perform free communication between management and stakeholders
  • Learn to breakdown the project into manageable chunks
  • Learn how to delegate, monitor and control
  • Exercise change control: Delegate change authorization for quick decision making
  • Increase the project management skills and competences of the organization’s staff at all levels
You will also get:
  • 2 days /16 hours of Instructor-led training
  • 16 PDUs
  • Course delivered by Certified Expert Instructor
  • Downloadable e-book
  • Courseware approved by Axelos
  • Course fee inclusive of PRINCE2® Foundation Exam fee
  • KnowledgeHut is a Certified Partner of Axelos and an ATO of PEOPLECERT for PRINCE2® Trainings
  • In-depth case studies for better retention

Key Features

2 days /16 hours of Instructor led training
16 PDUs
Downloadable e-book
Courseware approved by Axelos
Course fee inclusive of PRINCE2® Foundation Exam fee
Course delivered by Certified Expert Instructor
This curriculum is in line with the PRINCE2® 2017 updates

Certification

Prerequisites:

There are no eligibility criteria for the PRINCE2® Foundation Certification Exam; however, basic project management knowledge would be advisable.

The Exam

The exam will be computer-based and will be given at the end of the PRINCE2® Foundation Course. On passing the exam you will be given the PRINCE2® Foundation certification.  The exam format is as follows:

  • Multiple choice
  • 60 questions
  • 33 marks required to pass (out of 60 available) - 55%
  • 60 minutes duration

This curriculum is in line with the PRINCE2 2017 updates


PRINCE2® Foundation 

 Learning Outcome 1 - Understand key concepts relating to projects and PRINCE2

  • Definitions for projects, PRINCE2 principles, themes, processes and the project environment.
  • Describe benefits and features of PRINCE2 and the customer/supplier context on which PRINCE2 is based

Learning Outcome 2 - Understand how the PRINCE2 principles underpin the PRINCE2 method

  • Explain the PRINCE2 principles
  • Explain which aspects of a project can be tailored, who is responsible, and how tailoring decisions are documented

Learning Outcome 3 - Understand PRINCE2 themes and how they are applied throughout the project

  • Explain the purpose of the business case theme and benefits management approach
  • Describe PRINCE2’s minimum requirements for applying the business case theme
  • Define key concepts related to business justification and their differences
  • Explain the purpose of: the organization theme  and  communication management approach
  • Describe what PRINCE 2 requires, as a minimum, for applying the organization theme
  • Describe the role and responsibilities of the project team and stakeholders
  • Explain the purpose of the quality theme, product description, project product description, quality management approach, and quality register
  • Explain key quality concepts (quality planning, quality control, project assurance and quality assurance)
  • Explain the purpose of the risk theme; including the purpose of a risk budget, risk management approach and risk register
  • Explain the purpose of the progress theme, the daily log, lessons log, lessons report, work package, end stage report, end project report, checkpoint report, and exception report

Learning Outcome 4 - Understand the PRINCE2 processes and how they are carried out throughout the project

  • Explain the purpose of the PRINCE2 processes: for starting, directing, initiating, controlling, managing and closing a project
  • Explain the objectives and context of the PRINCE2 processes (as above, excluding the PID and project brief)

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Frequently Asked Questions

There are no prerequisites for attending this course.
Note that in order to appear for the PRINCE2® Practitioner examination, candidates must be PRINCE2® Foundation Credential holders.

You will get 16 PDUs on completing the training.

PDUs are credits awarded by the Project Management Institute (PMI)® . They recognize your dedication to the Project Management world through the award of credits for every educational effort you make throughout your career. Every PMI® certification, except the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)®, requires you to earn a specific number of PDUs per three-year certification cycle.

The PRINCE2® Foundation Certification will teach you the project management skills that are widely accepted in the UK and around the world. Gaining this certification will help you plan, initiate and control projects with a high rate of success by learning to effectively collaborate with stakeholders and team members and executing the project by dividing it into manageable chunks. The PRINCE2® methodology is unique and working knowledge of its 7 Principles, Processes and Themes as prescribed in the PRINCE2 guideline will help to control use of resources and manage business and project risk effectively.

You will receive the certification from our accrediting body.

Any registration cancelled within 48 hours of the initial registration will be refunded in FULL (please note that all cancellations will incur a 5% deduction in the refunded amount due to transactional costs applicable while refunding). Refunds will be processed within 30 days of receipt of written request for refund. Kindly go through our Refund Policy for more details: http://www.knowledgehut.com/refund

The PRINCE2® Foundation is but a stepping stone in this journey of continuous improvement. Once you have learned the basics of the PRINCE2® methodology, you can go on the gain the PRINCE2® Practitioner Certificate, which will deepen your understanding of the principles and how to use it for specific situations to achieve business success.

Please send in an email to support@knowledgehut.com, and we will answer any queries you may have!

This course will be beneficial to

  • Product Managers, Program and Portfolio Managers, Business Project Managers
  • Engineering leads
  • Business Analysts
  • Anyone who wishes to get PRINCE2® certified

PRINCE2® Foundation Certification Course in Ottawa

Canada’s  capital, Ottawa  is famous for  its  Parliament  Hill  with  the  grand Victorian architecture on display.  One of the city’s landmarks is the Rideau Canal, which provides a lot of recreational activities.  During  the  summer,  this  park  lined  waterway  is  a  great  spot  for  sailing  and  other outdoor activities. Winter months turn it into a huge outdoor ice skating rink. Ottawa’s museums are  home  to  some  of  Canada’s  most  precious  exhibits  that  chart  its  indigenous  and  natural history.  The  city  is  an  administrative  and  economic  centre  of  Canada,  and  due  to  its  strategic location, many companies are set up out here. Based in this vibrant and increasingly business driven city, KnowledgeHut presents the PRINCE2 Foundation Training in Ottawa.

About the Course

A process based method that is aimed at increasing project management efficiency,  PRINCE2 (Projects IN Controlled Environments) is used widely in many UK government departments and has   been   accepted   as   a   proven   system   by   many   private   companies   internationally. KnowledgeHut is an Accredited Training Organization (ATO) by APMG Group and its PRINCE2 Foundation Course in Ottawa is a 16 hour online training where you will learn the fundamentals and concepts of PRINCE2. The price of this KnowledgeHut training will also include the fees for the  PRINCE2  Foundation certification  exam.  To  become  a  practitioner,  you  have  to  clear  the Foundation  exam.  The PRINCE2  Foundation  Training  in  Ottawa  will  imbibe  in  you  all  the principles and the themes that form the base of this methodology. You will also have access to a downloadable e -book for extra guidance.

The course  will  begin  with  an  introduction  to  project  management  and  the  various  terms  and components  of  the  field.  You  will  then  be  introduced to  PRINCE2  and  learn  about  the connections  between  its  principles,  themes  and  processes.  As  the PRINCE2  Foundation Course  in  Ottawa  continues,  our  instructors  will  guide  you  through  the  different  themes  of PRINCE2  and  you  will  learn  about  the  importance  of good  delegating,  monitoring  and  control practices. As the PRINCE2 Foundation Certification in Ottawa progresses, you will  learn about starting up,  initiating  and  directing  a  project.  There  will  be  sections  of  the training  dedicated  to managing product delivery and stage boundaries. Participants are also taught to tailor PRINCE2 according to the requirements of their organization and at the end of these online classes, you will have a chance to solve a sample question paper.

 The KnowledgeHut Advantage

With a presence in over 70 countries, KnowledgeHut is one of the leading e-learning providers in  the  world.  The PRINCE2  Foundation  Certification  Online  is  delivered  using  cutting  edge technology and combine easy online access with a live interactive environment. PRINCE2 is a system  that  can  add  value  at  all  levels  of  an  organization.  The  course  is  ideal  for  Product Managers,  Program  and  Portfolio  Managers,  Business  Project  Managers,  Engineering  Leads, Business Analysts and others who want to get the PRINCE2 certification.   

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