PRINCE2 Foundation

The 3 day PRINCE2 Foundation course provides detailed explanations on the five elements of the PRINCE2 method and how the method operates. This course is aligned to the latest edition of PRINCE2, PRINCE2 7.


The aim of the Foundation training is to develop a working understanding of the five elements of the PRINCE2 project management method. At the completion of the PRINCE2 Foundation course participants will understand:

  • Key concepts relating to projects and project management
  • The principles on which PRINCE2 is based on and how they influence the adaption and use of PRINCE2
  • The importance of people and relationships in successful projects
  • Aims, key concepts and techniques for each of PRINCE2’s seven practices
  •    Business case – understand its importance and management throughout the life of a project
  •    Organizing – design of a PRINCE2 project management team
  •    Plans – become familiar with PRINCE2’s product based planning approach
  •    Quality – devise an approach on how product requirements will be met
  •    Risk – follow a defined approach for the management of risks
  •    Issues – follow a defined approach for the management of issue types, including requests for change
  •    Progress – identify suitable controls for tracking a project’s progress and to manage deviations
  • Aims and key activities of PRINCE2’s seven processes and how they are carried out
  • The value of tailoring and scaling the PRINCE2 project management method

Hilogic’s PRINCE2 Foundation courses apply different learning techniques to make our training interactive and enjoyable. The Foundation program also includes exercises that integrate elements of the PRINCE2 Practitioner course syllabus, to illustrate how the PRINCE2 method can be applied in certain scenario situations.


  • Project managers
  • Project assurance members
  • Project team members
  • Project and programme office managers

This course is a journey into the method and the five elements that make up the PRINCE2 project management method:

Project management introduction, scope and value of PRINCE2Accredited PRINCE2 training material
PRINCE2 and the project contextOfficial PRINCE2 eBook
PRINCE2 principlesSuggested pre-course reading
The role of people and relationships in achieving successElectronic version of official PRINCE2 Foundation learner workbook and quick reference guide
PRINCE2 practicesSample Foundation exam papers
PRINCE2 processesExam fee
PRINCE2 Foundation exam overviewLunch, morning and afternoon tea (in-person public courses only)
PRINCE2 Foundation exam (completed online after training)


A 1 hour, 60 question, multiple choice exam. A score of 36 or more correct responses is required to pass the exam. Foundation exams are completed online within 6 months following the completion of the training.

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