Discover your potential - Up to 30% off!
Click here to view all courses

Use offer code: SALE0524AUS
Learn now, pay later – payment options available
Enhance your career now
Make an enquiry
Call us now on
+61 1300 459 459
With Exam
Request a quote
Course type: Classroom
Delivery: Classroom
Included: PRINCE2 6th Edition Practitioner Exam
Spread the cost

PRINCE2® 6th Edition Practitioner Classroom

PRINCE2 Practitioner provides you with everything you need to know to apply the PRINCE2 methodology effectively to the way you manage your projects. Our classroom courses give you the opportunity to learn from, and engage with, trainers who are passionate and knowledgeable about their field. AXELOS (the PRINCE2 accrediting body) has officially changed the name of ‘PRINCE2 2017’ to ‘PRINCE2 6th edition’. The qualification itself has not changed, and still conforms to the 2017 syllabus.

Important : We have been notified by Peoplecert that PRINCE2 6th Edition Foundation and Practitioner examinations will no longer be available for purchase from the 30th June 2024 this includes any requests for extensions to an exam voucher, Take2 and resits. Resits are classified as a new exam purchase therefore if you fail your exam after the 30th June 2024 you will be unable to purchase another 6th Edition exam voucher. All exam vouchers (including Take2) acquired before the 30th June 2024 must be consumed by the designated expiration date or by December 30, 2024, whichever comes first.

Course overview

About the course

Our accredited two day PRINCE2 Practitioner classroom course fully prepares you for the PRINCE2 Practitioner examination. 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 6th Edition syllabus.

By the end of the PRINCE2 Practitioner classroom course you should be able to:

  • Apply the PRINCE2 principles in context
  • Apply and tailor relevant aspects of PRINCE2 themes in context
  • Apply and tailor relevant aspects of PRINCE2 processes in context

This course follows the 6th Edition syllabus and provides delegates with the following:

  • ILX Group’s unique ‘Preparing for the PRINCE2 Practitioner examination’ workbook, providing sample practitioner examination papers and marking guidelines
  • A review of the entire method, consolidating understanding and addressing any areas of concern
  • Individual scenario based exercises, designed to focus candidates on the application of the PRINCE2 method

This is an intensive two-day course that includes the following:

  • All accompanying ILX course material (hardcopy)
  • Online pre-course
  • The cost of the PRINCE2 Practitioner examination (Exam must be taken online via remote proctor)   

Optional extras:

  • PRINCE2 process map (hardcopy)
  • The official PRINCE2 manual (hardcopy)
  • Take2 exam insurance – A cost effective solution, providing insurance and peace of mind if things don’t go to plan with your first exam attempt. For more information and terms and conditions click here

Important : Please note you will require a copy of the official PRINCE2 6th Edition manual for the PRINCE2 Practitioner course and exam. This is not included in the cost of the course. Should you wish to purchase the manual you can add it to your shopping cart once you have selected your chosen date.  

Please note: We have been notified by Peoplecert that PRINCE2 6th Edition Foundation and Practitioner examinations will no longer be available for purchase from the 30th June 2024 this includes any requests for extensions to an exam voucher, Take2 and resits. Resits are classified as a new exam purchase therefore if you fail your exam after the 30th June 2024 you will be unable to purchase another 6th Edition exam voucher. All exam vouchers (including Take2) acquired before the 30th June 2024 must be consumed by the designated expiration date or by December 30, 2024, whichever comes first.

Materials

Hardcopy course material : You will be provided with a printed version of the ILX course material. This will be issued on day one of your course.

Hardcopy official manual: If you decide to purchase the official manual as an optional extra your manual will be shipped to your chosen address within 48 hours of purchase.

Hardcopy PRINCE2 process map: If you decide to purchase the hardcopy PRINCE2 process map as an optional extra it will be shipped to your chosen address within 48 hours of purchase.

Exams are taken online via remote proctor. You will be sent an email invitation approximately two working days prior to course commencement to register on the Peoplecert portal. Once registered you will be able to book your online exam at a date and time of your choice. You are responsible for booking your own exam. For more information about how to take your exam and the technical requirements, please click here.

Please note: We would like to inform you that during open book exams candidates can use only official hard copy books or softcopy e-books available only through VitalSource on a secondary device.

Recertification: This certification has a renew within three years of the award date to remain current. There are multiple ways to recertify, more information regarding the options can be found here.

Exam format

The format of the exam is as follows:

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

This course would benefit:

  • Project managers and aspiring project managers
  • It is also relevant to 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

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

  • PRINCE2 Foundation (or higher) - this only applies to certificates obtained after 1 January 2009
  • Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)®
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)®
  • 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)
  • Project Management Qualification (PMQ)

Only current certifications will qualify as a pre-requisite

To read the full AXELOS pre-requisite terms and conditions click here.

Pre-course

There is mandatory online pre-course work that must be undertaken prior to attending this course. It is expected that it will take approximately six to eight hours to complete. You will be sent full instructions with a link to the online pre course within 48 hours of your confirmed booking. In addition, whilst attending the course there will also be some exam preparation evening work.

Click on a video link below to find out more about ILX Group and our PRINCE2 training services.

Frequently asked questions

How big does a project have to be before PRINCE2 can be used?

PRINCE2 can be applied to all sorts of projects, from the very small to the very large. Even projects lasting only a few days will benefit from selective application of PRINCE2 guidelines. The key to success with PRINCE2 is to remember it is highly configurable, and so can be adapted for all project types regardless of industry and marketplace.

What are the PRINCE2 qualifications and what will they teach me?

The PRINCE2 Foundation qualification will teach you the PRINCE2 principles, terminology and when qualified you will be able to act as an informed member of a project management team using the PRINCE2 methodology within a project environment supporting PRINCE2.The PRINCE2 Practitioner qualification will teach you to apply PRINCE2 to the running and managing of a project within an environment supporting PRINCE2. Once qualified you will be able to apply and tune PRINCE2 to address the needs and problems of a specific project scenario. You will have a comprehensive knowledge of the relationships between the PRINCE2 principles, themes and processes and PRINCE2 products and will understand these elements.The PRINCE2 Re-registration qualification is designed for those who have passed PRINCE2 to Practitioner level and wish to maintain their Registered Practitioner status. The PRINCE2 Examination Board has determined that all PRINCE2 Practitioners should be re-registered within 3-5 calendar years of their original certification (failure to pass the Re-registration Examination after 5 calendar years as a Registered Practitioner will result in withdrawal of your registered status).

What is the format of the PRINCE2 Practitioner exam?

The purpose of the practitioner level is to confirm you have achieved sufficient understanding of how to apply and tailor PRINCE2 in scenario situations. The candidate must have passed the PRINCE2 Foundation exam prior to taking the Practitioner examination.

Salary icon
$98,280
The PRINCE2 salary is 57% above the national average
80.9% icon
80.9%
PRINCE2 job ads are 80.9% higher than last year
Graph icon
8.7%
PRINCE2 job pay has gone up 8.7% year-on-year
10,000+
graduates in Australia
Australia flag
Delivering
in Australia since 2010
96%
customer satisfaction