PRINCE2 Agile® Foundation
Learn how to tailor the PRINCE2® method in an agile environment.
For you who wish to learn the basics of PRINCE2® and understand how to tailor the method in an agile context
NEW – ENTIRELY NEW COURSE! | Latest update: 2020 | Language: English
You will learn…
✔ How to deliver agile projects
✔ To be part of a broad agile delivery team
✔ The basic knowledge about PRINCE2
✔ How to tailor the method into an agile context
✔ About the agile concepts and techniques that include Scrum, Kanban, Lean Start-up and Cynefin
There are no prerequisites for participating on this PRINCE2 Agile Foundation course.
For whom is the course intended?
Our PRINCE2 Agile Foundation course is relevant for everyone delivering, managing or working within agile projects and project teams. This could include the following roles:
- Project manager
- Project support
- Other PMO roles including PMO Officer, Head of PMO
- Other roles in support of delivery teams
Description of PRINCE2 Agile® Foundation
PRINCE2 Agile Foundation is a new certification that has been developed to support PRINCE2 Agile. The course will enable a wider audience to benefit from the received guidance on managing, working or delivering within agile projects and project teams, without the need for any prior experience with PRINCE2.
Aims of the course
After completing your PRINCE2 Agile Foundation course, you have gained a basic knowledge of PRINCE2 Agile. You will also be able to create value earlier in the project as well as promote transparent working methods throughout the project.
Methods of teaching
The course is based on independent studies via video-based e-learning. You can stream your lessons whenever it suits you and in whichever pace works for you. The combination of quizzes, videos, supplementary material and written exams will provide support, both after and during the course.
About the teacher
Thomas Pulawski, accredited teacher in PRINCE2® & Change Management™
Thomas has more than 19 years of experience as a project manager, programme manager and with general departmental management, primarily within the field of IT.
Primarily teaches Change Management & PRINCE2®.
2 hours and 32 minutes of video
20-25 hours estimated study time
12 month access
Computer, tablet and mobile
Official PRINCE2 Agile manual
Proof of your certification
Buy course here!
Course content: PRINCE2 Agile® Foundation
What is PRINCE2 Agile? What is the rationale behind it? Who is it for? Overviews of PRINCE2 and agile in general. The fundamental concepts that PRINCE2 Agile is built upon. Understanding the project context and flexing what is delivered.
- The difference between project work and BAU work
- An overview of agile
- The PRINCE2 Agile view
- The rationale for blending PRINCE2 and agile
- The prince2 journey with agile
- An overview of PRINCE2
- PRINCE2 principles
- PRINCE2 processes
- What to fix and what to flex
13 videos – 94 min.
Detailed information of how PRINCE2 Agile tailors the PRINCE2 principles, themes, processes, products and roles. What considerations need to be made when using agile, and what specific behaviours and techniques should be applied at any particular point.
- PRINCE2 Agile behaviours
- Agile and the PRINCE2 themes
- PRINCE2 themes
- Agile and the PRINCE2 processes
18 videos – 82 min.
Detailed guidance on specific areas that need to have prominence due to the nature of the agile way of working, along with discussion of specific techniques that can support this.
- Rich communication
- Frequent releases
- Scrum – Overview
7 videos – 64 min.
PRINCE2 Agile® Foundation exam
- 1 hour multiple choice exam
- 50 questions
- You are not allowed to bring assistive materials
- If the exam is not in your native language, 25% of the time is added
When you are ready to take the exam, just send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information:
- Which certification you want (i.e. PRINCE2 Agile Foundation)
- Any additional remarks – i.e. dyslexia
Within two working days, you will receive an email from email@example.com followed by an email from the provider of the exam, PeopleCert, which will guide you on.
NB! Emails from PeopleCert may end up in your spam or unwanted folder, please remember to check these.
The PRINCE2 Agile Foundation exam exam is in English.
- Webcam (if it is built-in you have to bring a mirror, as the room has to be checked previous to the start of the exam.)
- A room where you can take the exam without the presence of others
- That you can present a photo ID before the start of the exam (driver’s license, passport or other form of ID with date of birth and picture on)
Our partner offers an “online” exam, which means that the exam is monitored online by a WebProctor. After your order, you will receive an email with your exam voucher from PeopleCert.
The email contains a link to create a candidate profile at PeopleCert, a voucher code and an attached guide. It is important that you read the instructions before you book your exam.
An exam voucher gives access to one exam. No further exam attempts are included.
The exam always take place at your own risk, but are also a flexible solution for people with a tight calendar.
The exam is conducted in collaboration with a Greek exam organization called PeopleCert. They are solely responsible in relation to AL support regarding this exam.
Telefon: +45 43 31 49 67
(Please note that they are English-speaking, even if you call a Danish telephone number.)
The ordered voucher cannot be returned as it was purchased specifically for you.
The voucher has an expiration date which is stated in the email from PeopleCert. You can not use the voucher after this date – even if you have a good reason for not using the voucher. We recommend that you book your exam approx. 14 days before the desired date and that your exam is completed 30 days before the voucher expires.
The exam itself is technically conducted in English. There will be an English-speaking WebProctor who sits and monitors the exam along the way. You have the opportunity to talk and / or chat with your WebProctor before, during and after the exam. Under no circumstances should you be disturbed during the exam. During the period the exam lasts, no one else must be present, stick your head in, call you, etc. Also make sure that the room does not refer to PRINCE2, project management, or anywhere else (eg. posters, pictures, etc.).