PRINCE2 (Projects IN Controlled Environments) is a well structured course, put together with inputs from established projects, and to name a few, contributions from Project Sponsors, Project Managers, Project Teams, Academic Trainers and Consultants.
The advantage of being PRINCE2 certified is that it’s compatible with most of the project management qualifications. It provides knowledge on the technical structure and the framework of a project, which will complement the softer skills learnt in other qualifications.
Here’s how PRINCE2 helps:
PRINCE2 works on the basis of proven principles; hence, organizations that follow this method are capable of enhancing the productivity and capability across areas, such as Business Change, Construction, IT, Mergers and Acquisitions, Research and Product Development.
The course is suitable for Project Managers as much as it is for aspiring Project Managers. It is also recommended for Project Board Members, Team Managers, Project Assurance, Project Support and Operational Line Managers/Staff.
Anyone interested in Project Management can take up this certification. There is no mandatory qualification mentioned as such.
The Examination pattern is as follow: