PRINCE2® Practitioner Conversion — A 2 day course

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The PRINCE2® Practitioner Conversion course has been developed in order to take delegates who have already passed the PRINCE2® Foundation examination to the level of PRINCE2® Practitioner.

This course takes up where the PRINCE2 Foundation course ends and prepares delegates for the Practitioner examination. The course is accredited through The APM Group and based on the 2009 version of the PRINCE2 manual.


Following the completion of the course, participants will be able to:

Suitable For

Delegates must have already passed the PRINCE2 Foundation examination and will be taking this course to achieve the Practitioner status.


Candidates for the examination must already hold a PRINCE2 Foundation Certificate. All delegates booking this course will need to bring a copy of the new 2009 PRINCE2 Manual. This is available to buy(ISBN number (978-0-11-331059-3). Please take approx 20 hours of time to look through this manual before attending, so that you are fully prepared to have the best chances of passing the examination.


The Practitioner exam will be held at the end of the course. It is a two-and-a-half hour, Objective Testing Examination (complex multiple-choice). There are 9 questions per paper with 12 marks available per question - all question items will be worth 1 mark, making the total number of marks available per paper 108. Delegates are allowed to use an annotated PRINCE2 Manual to assist them in the examination.

Publicly scheduled dates, locations, and prices

Select a date to enquire about availability of places. For dates after 28 February 2017, please call 0333 210 0140 or use our contact form to enquire about places and availability.

Leeds — £595 (+VAT)

London — £595 (+VAT)

Warwick — £595 (+VAT)

Wokingham — £595 (+VAT)


Day One

During the first day the participants will be given exam scenarios and questions similar to those they will face in the practitioner exam. Each question session will be preceded by an overview of the question topic(s) covering the main points of the process, activities or theme being tested.

This will be a structured day offering opportunities for practitioner exam candidates to try out different styles of exam questions. The event manager will provide help and support throughout this time. It will be expected that candidates supplement the learning from day 1 of the course by completing personal study in the evening.

Day Two

The examination is aiming to measure whether a candidate would be able to apply PRINCE2:2009 to the running and managing of a project within an environment supporting the method. To this end they need to exhibit the competence required for the Foundation qualification, and show that they can apply and tune PRINCE2:2009 to address the needs and problems of a specific project scenario, specifically, candidates must be able to:

* PRINCE2® is a Registered Trade Mark of the Cabinet Office. Accredited PRINCE2 training is provided by APMG-International Accredited Training Organisations.