PRINCE2® 2017 Practitioner


PRINCE2® is a registered trade mark of AXELOS Limited

The Practitioner is the second of two examinations that you are required to pass to become a Registered PRINCE2 Practitioner. The examination measures whether a candidate can demonstrate sufficient ability to apply and tailor PRINCE2 to the running and managing of a project. A successful Practitioner candidate should, with suitable direction, be able to start applying the method to a real project. This course conforms to the 2017 syllabus.

Learn how to run and manage your own projects through the application of the PRINCE2 methodology with the PRINCE2 Practitioner qualification. With our e-learning, you can learn at a pace most suitable for you.


  • Save time and money - There are no travel and accommodation costs. You can study anywhere with an internet connection, and you won’t have to take time off work
  • Be prepared and confident for the exam – Test your knowledge in a fun, entertaining environment with the PRINCE2® Foundation exam revision tool
  • Enjoy yourself! - This PRINCE2® Foundation e-learning course is broken into bite-size lessons, combining leading edge multimedia and interactive exercises for optimum enjoyment and knowledge retention
  • Feel confident with full tutorial support – Benefit from fast access to experienced, one-to-one learning support as you study via email and phone, so there is no need to feel isolated while you are learning
  • Take your time – Study at your own pace by bookmarking your progress and picking up where you left off at a speed that suits you. The course takes around eight to ten hours to complete.

Target Audience

  • Project Managers and aspiring Project Managers
  • Other key staff involved in the design, development, and delivery of projects, including:
  • Project Board members (e.g. Senior Responsible Owners)
  • Team Managers (e.g. Product Delivery Managers)
  • Project Assurance (e.g. Business Change Analysts)
  • Project Support (e.g. Project and Programme Office personnel)
  • Operational line managers/staff

What's Included

  • 12 months online access to our accredited PRINCE2® Foundation course
  • Full tutor support, plus many additional materials to help put PRINCE2® into practice
  • PRINCE2® Practitioner exam simulator
  • PRINCE2® Process Map


The purpose of the PRINCE2 Practitioner examination is to assess whether the candidate can demonstrate sufficient recall and understanding of the PRINCE2 project management method. The format of the exam is as follows:

  • 150-minute exam duration
  • 38/68 required to pass = 55% pass mark
  • Open book (official PRINCE2 manual only)

Pre-requisites for the practitioner qualification

In order to sit the PRINCE2 Practitioner examination you must provide proof of having passed one of the following:

  • PRINCE2 Foundation
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)®
  • Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)®
  • IPMA Level A (Certified Projects Director)
  • IPMA Level B® (Certified Senior Project Manager)
  • IPMA Level C® (Certified Project Manager)
  • IPMA Level D® (Certified Project Management Associate)

Individual IPMA chapters have local interpretations of these certificates eg in the UK the APM is the IPMA chapter. The APM Level D certification is their APM Project Management qualification. Only current certifications will qualify as a pre-requisite.

Optional Extras

  • Official PRINCE2® manual
  • PRINCE2® Practitioner exam: Valid for 12 months from purchase date. Exam must be taken online via remote proctor
  • A backup CD is available as an optional extra for this product and runs in line with the course license period. CDs are non-transferable and can only be used by the registered delegate.

Course Syllabus

Introduction and exam technique

PRINCE2® Principles

PRINCE2® Themes

  • Business Case
  • Organization
  • Plans
  • Risk
  • Quality
  • Change
  • Progress
  • Plus activity based case study


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

PRINCE2® walkthrough

PRINCE2® Practitioner exam simulator

Practitioner sample papers

Case Study

  • Example of a PRINCE2® project
  • Printable PRINCE2® documents

Also includes...

The PRINCE2® Template Manager

  • A comprehensive collection of document templates to kick-start your implementation of PRINCE2

Glossary of terms

Frequently asked questions

Training Guide to assist you with your study

Exam style questions and rationale

View the course demo here-

All PRINCE2®Foundation Online courses on this page are offered by ILX Group an ATO of AXELOS Limited

PRINCE2® is a registered trade mark of AXELOS Limited, used under permission of AXELOS Limited. All rights reserved.


Price: £315.00