APM PMQ PRINCE2® Practitioners Training Course

The Fast Track APMP Qualification Exclusively For PRINCE2® Practitioners

Introduction

APMP or PRINCE2®, what is the difference? Which is best? Are the two things we often get asked. The truth is neither is better than the other and the best approach is a rounded skill set including both.

Please Note

You can book this course and hold it in credit until you have decided on a specific course date. Alternatively, please view our other course dates.
Exam Included
3 Days
£1419Excl. VAT

Course Outline

Contexts & Environments In Which Projects Can Be Delivered

  • Organisation, Project Office
  • Lifecycle Models, Extended Lifecycle
  • Operations Management, Programme Management, Portfolio Management, Project Environment, Health and Safety
  • Governance of Project Management, Role of Structured Methods in Project Governance

Communication Within Project Management

  • Importance of Effective Communications, Communications Within Projects, Communications Plan
  • Conflict Management, Negotiation
  • Leadership, Motivation, Leadership Styles
  • Characteristics of Teams and Teamwork, Creation, Development and Management of Teams

Planning For Success

  • Information Management
  • Estimating Techniques
  • Earned Value Management
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Scope Management, Requirements Management
  • Time scheduling, Critical Path Analysis, Gantt Charts, Resource Scheduling, Resource Smoothing and Levelling
  • Budgeting and Cost Control

Specific Techniques

  • Procurement in Projects, Procurement Strategy, Contracts and Contractual Relationships, Provider Selection and Management

Description

Our 3-day APMP for PRINCE2® Practitioners training course is exclusively or PRINCE2® Practitioners and will provide you with comprehensive knowledge and understanding to prepare you for the APMP: The APM Project Management examination.

About the Course

During our APMP for PRINCE2® Practitioners course, you will learn how to:

  • Describe the management structure by which projects operate
  • Explain the structure of Project Lifecycles
  • Examine contexts and environments in which projects are delivered
  • Define governance of project management and the use of structured methodologies
  • Plan and manage communication in the project environment
  • Explain principles of leadership and teamwork
  • Recognise the importance of stakeholder management
  • Apply project management planning techniques for success
  • Describe project scope management
  • Define and develop scheduling and resource management
  • Prepare for effective project procurement

Who Should Attend

Our APMP for PRINCE2® Practitioners training course is exclusively for PRINCE2® Practitioners and you will not be able to sit the exam without your PRINCE2® registration number. It is suitable for Project Managers, and aspiring Project Managers and those who work in a project environment

Materials Provided

  • Full Materials Including Comprehensive Course Workbook
  • Highly Skilled and Knowledgeable Tutors
  • Refreshments

Organisational Benefits

  • Improve marketability, efficiency and profitability by supporting staff.
  • Win business through information research and management, planning, development and sales orientation.
  • Encourage retention of staff through competency-based recruitment and promotion.
  • Assess the tangible impact made by Proposal Managers.
  • Help to grow a flexible and adaptive workforce across the business and provide a common set of standards for business acquisition.

Individual Benefits

  • Prove personal ability and impact to an organisation through the use of best practice in proposal management.
  • Demonstrate a current, proven and independently assessed record of proposal management.
  • Build strategic partnerships and encourage continuous learning and innovation.
  • Improve client management and negotiation planning skills.
  • Identify relevant suppliers and partners needed for a proposal to succeed and communicate requirements through effective meeting management.

Prerequisites

This course is intended for project managers and aspiring project managers with at least two years project experience and hold a current PRINCE2® Practitioner qualification.

Delegates should have experience of working in a project environment and have a basic understanding of project management issues.

Pre-Course Reading

  • This is an intensive three-day course and delegates will be expected to undertake around 15 hours pre-course work in order to be fully prepared.
  • Delegates will be provided with pre-course reading by email prior to attending the course. Success on the course will be enhanced by close attention to the pre-reading materials.

Prereading

This course is intended for project managers and aspiring project managers with at least two years project experience and hold a current PRINCE2® Practitioner qualification.

Delegates should have experience of working in a project environment and have a basic understanding of project management issues.

Pre-Course Reading

  • This is an intensive three-day course and delegates will be expected to undertake around 15 hours pre-course work in order to be fully prepared.
  • Delegates will be provided with pre-course reading by email prior to attending the course. Success on the course will be enhanced by close attention to the pre-reading materials.

Exam Overview

PMQ Examination

Extensive examination practice and feedback is included in the workshop. The PMQ examination is normally scheduled for 14:00 on the final day of the course.

Key exam information:

  • Two hours duration
  • Closed-book
  • Six essay-based questions to be selected from a total of ten. Each is worth 50 marks
  • Candidates are required to achieve a minimum of 165 marks out of 00 (55%) to pass

Exam Type

Classroom Exam

Professional Development Units - PDUs

There are no Professional Qualification Credits associated with this course.

Qualifications

APMP: The APM Project Management Qualification

Next Steps

Understand how you can merge PRINCE2® and Agile Best Practice with our 3-day PRINCE2® Agile Practitioner training course.

Conclusion

Congratulations! Once you have successfully passed the APMP examination, you will be awarded the APMP: The APM Project Management Qualification.

You will also have an excellent understanding of the Project Management arena.

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