What is the PRINCE2 Practitioner List?

A PRINCE2 Practitioner is a project manager who has passed the PRINCE2 Practitioner examination (or the PRINCE2 Re-registration exam) within the past five years. Registered PRINCE2 Practitioners are listed in the APMG PRINCE2 Practitioner list (also known as the Successful Candidate Register), providing an accessible and reliable resource for organizations seeking to employ professionally qualified project management staff. What is PRINCE2 Practitioner? PRINCE2 Practitioner is the second tier of the PRINCE2 qualification scheme. Whereas the PRINCE2 Foundation certificate is intended as a basic...
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What is PRINCE2 Qualification?

PRINCE2 stands for ‘PRojects IN Controlled Environments v. 2’, and refers to the de-facto standard project management methodology used in UK-government projects, as well as in private sector organizations in the UK and abroad. The PRINCE2 framework is structured around seven core principles and themes, as well as project management processes and techniques. But if PRINCE2 is a project management methodology, then what are the PRINCE2 qualifications? The PRINCE2 Certificates There are three PRINCE2 certificates: PRINCE2 Foundation, PRINCE2 Practitioner, and PRINCE2 Professional. These correspon...
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PRINCE2 and the CCTA, the OGC, and the Cabinet Office

Through its lifetime of some thirty years, PRINCE2 has been associated with various UK government offices. Initially established by the CCTA (the Central Computer and Telecommunications Agency), which was later renamed the OGC (the Office of Government Commerce), in 2010 PRINCE2 moved, together with other OGC Best Practice Management functions, to the UK Cabinet Office. PRINCE2 and the OGC The OGC was responsible Best Management Practice and its associated portfolio of products and qualifications for a full decade, from 2000 until June 2010. In addition to maintaining and developing the PRINCE...
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PRINCE2 Project Management Certification: The Successful Candidate Register

The APMG maintains a successful candidate register for all of its qualifications. Students who have passed either the PRINCE2 Foundation or the PRINCE2 Practitioner exam through an accredited PRINCE2 examination provider can choose to be included in the register on the APMG website. Candidates who have passed the PRINCE2 Practitioner examination are able to include “PRINCE2 Practitioner” on their business cards, and this official PRINCE2 Practitioner list provides a valuable means of checking and validating such claims. More generally, however, the successful candidate register enables potenti...
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What is the PRINCE2 Practitioner Qualification?

PRINCE2 (PRojects IN Controlled Environments v. 2) is a formal project management methodology, developed originally for use on UK government projects, and thereafter published as a best-practice project management guide, a standard for project management activities, and an internationally recognised project management qualification. PRINCE2 Foundation, PRINCE2 Practitioner and beyond For over fifteen years, the PRINCE2 project management qualification was divided into two levels: the PRINCE2 Foundation certificate, which tests knowledge of the methodology, and the PRINCE2 Practitioner certific...
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What is the PRINCE2 Foundation Certificate?

The PRINCE2 Foundation certificate is the basic level of qualification in the PRINCE2 project management methodology. It is appropriate for individuals working on a project team, particularly on projects run in accordance with PRINCE2 guidelines. Successful candidates are eligible to be listed in the Successful Candidate Register, and can chose at any time to proceed to the PRINCE2 Practitioner examination. What is PRINCE2 Foundation about? The PRINCE2 Foundation exam covers all of the material in the official PRINCE2 course manual. This encompasses the seven PRINCE2 principles, themes, and pr...
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