Course Introduction

PRINCE2® stands for Projects IN Controlled Environment. It is a scalable and process-based approach for better project management. PRINCE2® is a registered trademark of AXELOS Limited. PRINCE2® is a standard developed and widely used by the private sector for managing the projects. This two-day foundation course is for those delegates who wish to become better project contributors and want to achieve PRINCE2® Foundation certification for running projects successfully.

Maven training is one of the most active providers of PRINCE2® Foundation certification globally. After obtaining this certification, delegates will get a clear understanding of various concepts, general principles of PRINCE2 and techniques to implement these concepts in projects to improve their chances of success.

  • Attend first level of PRINCE2 Certification

  • Learn from highly qualified and experienced instructors

  • Maven training is offered at a best price

  • PeopleCert accredits the prince2 foundation course

What's included


Tutor Support


Key Learning Points


Exam(s) included




Pre Course Material


There is no prerequisite for PRINCE2® Foundation course, however, having some prior knowledge of project management and experience of working in projects can be beneficial. This course itself act as a prerequisite for PRINCE2® Practitioner.

What Will You Learn

  • Get the knowledge required to manage IT projects inside organisation successfully
  • Build stronger communication channel and relationship between the project team and rest of the organisation
  • Understand the roles and responsibilities of project manager in the project
  • Deeper insight into PRINCE2® principles, themes, processes, methods of planning and quality review techniques
  • Manage the resources required for delivering projects successfully
  • Understand the relationship between various aspects of PRINCE2® within a project
  • Learn how to work in the internationally recognised PRINCE2® environment
  • To meet the needs at every level of project design corresponding plans and reports
  • Improve the communication between the project team and project board
  • Solve occurring problems, issues and work successfully on projects
  • Review projects from time to time to employ improvements
  • Learn to manage and organise a project
  • Get an in-depth understanding of strategies for managing risks, configuration and quality
  • Implement PRINCE2® methods in an organisation according to the requirement
  • Know the processes required for analysing risks and closing project
  • Understand about customer-supplier relationships, development paths, business cases and changes in projects
  • Make use of learnt techniques in company to increase profits and revenue

Who should take this course

This Maven Training’s PRINCE2® Foundation course is intended to provide delegates the deeper insight into fundamental processes of project management, and it is suitable for Senior Project Officers.

Below mentioned delegates can enroll into this course:

  • Project Managers
  • Program Coordinator
  • Development Managers
  • Planning Managers
  • Operations Managers
  • Quality Managers
  • Business Analysts
  • IT Infrastructure Managers
  • ITIL Process Owners
  • Engineering Managers
  • Internal Consultants
  • Professional Consultants
  • Contractors/Consultants
  • New and experienced project staff
  • Project team leaders and their staff
  • Project Board members
  • Senior Responsible Owners
  • Team Managers



Maven training PRINCE2® Foundation course delivers the knowledge on widely used project management strategies that are used in various sectors. In this course, learn how to use PRINCE2® methodologies for managing projects, mitigating risks, enhancing quality and controlling changes in a project. Also learn about PRINCE2® principles, themes, and terminology. PRINCE2® Foundation qualification purpose is to confirm that delegates have enough knowledge and understanding of PRINCE2® methods. Work effectively with project management teams in a PRINCE2® supporting environment.

After clearing the foundation exam, delegates will be able to understand about structure and major terminology of PRINCE2®. Also, understand the benefits of adopting the PRINCE2® approach. Get the competent knowledge and become part of the project team. 

EXAM: For this Maven training’s PRINCE2® Foundation exam, the exam structure is:

  • Format of Exam is multiple choice questions
  • Number of questions is 75 per paper
  • Five questions are given for trial and not counted in final scores
  • For clearing the exam 35 marks are required out of 70 that is 50%
  • Duration of the exam is 60 minutes and a closed book


Course Content

Introduction to PRINCE2®

  • Overview of PRINCE2®
  • History of PRINCE2®
  • Benefits and Objectives
  • Key Elements of PRINCE2
  • The PRINCE2 Manual
  • Structure of a PRINCE2 Project
  • The PRINCE2 Process Model
  • Process and Sub-Process Summary
  • Information Flow
  • Process Model Walkthrough

Project Organisation

  • Structure of organisation
  • Roles and responsibilities of project managers
  • Project team and Project board
  • Project manager
  • Team management
  • Project support and assurance
  • Customer- Supplier relationships

Planning in PRINCE2®

  • Importance and purpose of PRINCE2®
  • Components of planning
  • Different types of plans
  • Techniques of planning
  • Product based planning
  • Planning steps

Project control

  • Establish project
  • Stage tolerance
  • Checkpoints and highlight reports
  • Handling exception situations

Project issues

  • Types of business
  • Types of project risk
  • Risk log
  • Risk analysis and management
  • The risk log

Quality in PRINCE2® Projects

  • Quality planning
  • Ensure quality in PRINCE2® Projects
  • Relationship with ISO9000
  • Quality control
  • Quality review

Change Control

  • Configuration Management
  • Steps for change control
  • Analyse the impact

 Managing PRINCE2® Projects

  • Starting up and initiating a project
  • Directing a project
  • Managing stage boundaries
  • Controlling a stage
  • Manage delivery of product
  • Closing a project


PRINCE2® Foundation Schedules

Course Name Duration Dates Price
PRINCE2® Foundation 2 days Virtual
PRINCE2® Foundation 2 days London
PRINCE2® Foundation 2 days Manchester
PRINCE2® Foundation 2 days Birmingham
PRINCE2® Foundation 2 days Leeds
PRINCE2® Foundation 2 days Bristol
PRINCE2® Foundation 2 days Glasgow
PRINCE2® Foundation 2 days Cardiff
PRINCE2® Foundation 2 days Belfast
PRINCE2® Foundation 2 days Milton Keynes

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