PRINCE2® 2017 Update FAQs
AXELOS took the decision to refresh PRINCE2® to further enable anyone managing a project to get the best from PRINCE2® and to achieve success for their organization.
PRINCE2 Foundation Syllabus
PRINCE2® (Projects IN Controlled Environments) is a structured project management method. PRINCE2® Foundation is the first and basic level of PRINCE2® certification that confirms the overall understanding, familiarity with thePRINCE2® vocabulary and capability to work as a member of a project management team.
PRINCE2® Practitioner Syllabus
PRINCE2® Practitioner is the advanced level of certification that confirms sufficient understanding of how to tailor and implement PRINCE2® in a project. In order to get this certification, you have to prove that you have the competencies needed for the Foundation certification and, moreover, that you are able to apply this knowledge and tailor PRINCE2® to address the issues and needs of a specific project scenario.
PRINCE2® (Projects in Controlled Environments) has a new emphasis on tailoring and is an easy-to-follow structured project management method suitable for any type of project. The PRINCE2® handbook condenses the 2017 edition into a concise and handy format, making it an ideal quick reference guide for all PRINCE2® practitioners around the globe.
Reasons to get Certified
Getting PRINCE2® certified in itself is not an end, but rather a means. As the PRINCE2® method is a set of project management best practices, getting PRINCE2 certified will equip you with needed project management expertise.