PRINCE2® (6th edition) Foundation – Virtual Classroom


Course Overview

PRINCE2® is an internationally recognised standard for project management, with over 1 million individuals that have acquired their qualifications from 150 countries. AXELOS has carefully developed the highly industry-used methodology that is perfect for managing all projects, no matter the size.

The 6th edition PRINCE2 course covers 7 fundamental concepts that are essential for all project managers to know. While studying, students will thoroughly understand the ‘why, what, how’ of project management. All this information will provide the means to ensure a successful career in this sector.

PRINCE2 is split into two courses. Foundation and Practitioner. If you’re interested in learning both in one package, our PRINCE2 Foundation & Practitioner course is ideal for you.

This PRINCE2 Certificate training course includes the official digital manual.

We’re proud of our excellent rating on Trustpilot, with over 13,000 reviews from our past students.

PRINCE2® is a registered trademark of AXELOS Limited, used under permission of AXELOS Limited. The swirl logo ™ is a trade mark of AXELOS Limited, used under permission of AXELOS Limited. All rights reserved.

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Is the PRINCE2 Foundation course suitable for me?

Gain the essential terminology and concepts needed to carry out project management tasks with confidence. PRINCE2 provides all this and more from its certification and training.

From the Foundation course, you will learn the following:

  • Key principles that are needed for projects in general and PRINCE2
  • See how the PRINCE2 concepts correlate with its methodology
  • Learn essential PRINCE2 themes and how they are used at different project phases
  • PRINCE2 processes that are used throughout

Want to improve your employability while acquiring top skills that will ensure success in project management? Then the PRINCE2 Foundation course is ideal for you.

All individuals are recommended to have a basic understanding of project management before enrolling. Although, there are no prerequisites needed to sign up.


How will the PRINCE2 Foundation course benefit me?

This course will benefit both individuals and companies that are looking to become certified. This foundation course is the perfect start for all that are looking to start a career in project management.

For Employees

The PRINCE2® qualification is viewed at the industry standard for project management roles. It covers managerial and controls aspects of all projects. Your confidence will grow tremendously with your new skillset. You will also improve your chances of gaining a new role or being promoted. The majority of advanced project management roles require this qualification as a base requirement.

For Businesses

The PRINCE2® methodology is incorporated into standard processes for many companies. Therefore, by ensuring all staff are fully trained by the certification can have major benefits on overall performance. All projects can be carried out efficiently with the effective methods used from the course.

Exam Pass Guarantee

When you attend this Virtual Classroom training courses, we offer our ‘Exam Pass Guarantee’. We have found Virtual classroom training has provided high pass rates, which has made us confident to offer an Exam Pass Guarantee, so you know we’ll support you until you are certified.

With our Exam Pass Guarantee, if you do not pass the exam after attending this training course with us, you will be eligible to attend the same training again for free.

All we ask is that you:

  • Attend all class days and complete all assignments
  • Take the exam within 30 days of completing your Virtual Classroom Training
  • Request your course re-enrolment within 30 days of the failed exam attempt

Please note: Students retaking the course are required to use any materials or books distributed to them in their original course session. Failure to provide these materials will result in the student being charged for replacement materials.

Exam Pass Guarantee does not include the re-sit exam, this would need to be purchased at an additional cost.

PRINCE2® is a registered trademark of AXELOS Limited, used under permission of AXELOS Limited. The swirl logo ™ is a trademark of AXELOS Limited, used under permission of AXELOS Limited. All rights reserved.


What jobs can I apply for after my PRINCE2 Foundation training?

From the Foundation course, you will be able to apply for entry-level project management roles, including:

  • Project Administrator – £23k
  • Project Analyst – £26k
  • Project Support – £29k
  • Junior Project Manager – £31k

(Source: Payscale)

Why Us

Why choose to study the PRINCE2 Foundation course with e-Careers?

We have developed an expert team over the last 10 years since our inception. In that time, we have trained over 625,000 delegates globally, which has helped offer the highest quality training, and we have earned a 5-star rating on Trustpilot, from over 10,000 students.

By refining our processes, partner relationships, and course materials, we can offer high-quality training solutions for our delegates.

Syllabus & Exams

PRINCE2 Foundation syllabus (6th Edition)

Throughout this PRINCE2 training course, you will learn key PRINCE2 Principles and concepts relating to projects, including learning from experience, continued business justification and defining job roles and responsibilities.

Understand the PRINCE2 themes (Business Case, Organisation, Quality, Plans, Risk, Change and Progress), and understand how you must apply these themes during each project.

Discover the best ways to follow a project lifecycle from start to finish, using the seven PRINCE2 Processes, which are:

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

PRINCE2 Foundation Exam Details

In order to receive your PRINCE2 certification, you will need to take a closed-book exam.

IMPORTANT : You will need to ensure your device is compatible for you to take your exams. Please check and follow the official guidelines here.

Purpose: To ensure that you are capable of acting as an informed member of a Project Management team, using PRINCE2 methodologies.

Exam format – Multiple-choice.

Number of questions – 60.

Duration – 60-mins.

Pass mark – 33/60 (55%).

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