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PRINCE2® Practitioner

PRINCE2® Practitioner


The PRINCE2® Practitioner course is required to pass in order to become a registered PRINCE2® Practitioner.

Successful completion of this course will indicate that the candidate is able to act as a sufficiently informed member of a Project Management team that uses the PRINCE2® methodology.

Why study PRINCE2® at Griffith College?

The course follows the standard syllabus issued by the PRINCE2™ Examinations Board, which focuses on the PRINCE2™ framework and how this might be applied pragmatically to real projects.


  • Understand the need for project management and how PRINCE2® meets that requirement.
  • Understand the PRINCE2® process model and apply the PRINCE2® processes.
  • Design a robust and appropriate project organisation.
  • Apply appropriate controls at different levels and at different points in the life cycle of a project.
  • Take the PRINCE2® Practitioner examination paper.

Intake Dates

We run 2 intakes for this course.

  • January* (dates to be confirmed)
  • September* (dates to be confirmed)

*subject to sufficient numbers

Please see the timetable for next course dates.

Course details

Delegates will take the PRINCE2® Practitioner or Re-registration exam at the end of this course. Exam fee is included in the list price.​

  • Background ; Objectives
  • Foundation and Practitioner the differences
  • Review of current knowledge
Project Organisation
  • Organisational structure
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • The project board
  • The project manager
  • Team management
  • Project assurance
  • Project support
  • Purpose and importance line
  • Components; types of plan
  • Planning techniques – the focus on products
Project control
  • Stage assessments
  • Establishing project and stage tolerance
  • Checkpoints; highlight reports
  • Handling exception situations
  • Project reporting
  • Ensuring quality
  • Quality planning
  • The Quality Path
Configuration Management
  • Five features of CM
  • Configuration Librarian
  • CM Library
  • Starting up and initiating a project
  • Directing a project
  • Managing stage boundaries
  • Controlling a stage
  • Managing product delivery
  • Closing a project
PRINCE2® in practice
  • Tailoring PRINCE2® for different business environments
  • Scaling PRINCE2® for use with projects of different type and/or size
  • Implementing PRINCE2® Project documentation and filing
Exam Tips and Techniques
  • Answering styles
  • Coping with Case Studies

Course Contacts

If you have any questions please get in touch with us at [email protected] or 01 415 0429.


PRINCE2® Project Management Practitioner

This course is scheduled to commence on Thursday, 30th January 2020  in Griffith College Dublin. Contact [email protected] for further information.

This course will run over 2 days, Thursday and Friday from 9.30am - 5.00pm, course dates outlined below.

2020 Practitioner Dates

  • Jan: 30, 31


How to Apply

Entry Requirements 

All delegates should have passed the PRINCE2® Foundation examination.

How to Apply

Directly to Griffith College Short Courses Department


Study Mode: Part-Time

Fee: EUR 990.00


Academic Progression

Participants may wish to pursue further studies in Griffith College.


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