Become PRINCE2® Foundation and Practitioner qualified in just 4 days!

Normally the Focus on Training extensive range of PRINCE2 Foundation & Practitioner courses take five days to complete and become accredited, however following much demand, and the success of the courses in January, we have now secured a number of 4 day versions of the course (longer hours) over Easter […]

Time to renew your PRINCE2 Certification?

To ensure you keep your PRINCE2 Practitioner status and knowledge up-to-date, it is important to renew the qualification before the 5 year expiry date. The rules around re-registration are changing… As you may be aware, Axelos recently announced that PRINCE2 is undergoing an update which will be launched by mid-2017. […]

Axelos announces major update to PRINCE2®

PRINCE2, arguably the world’s most popular project management method, is undergoing a major update, its first since 2009. Due for release in mid-2017, Axelos has announced that the revisions will place a strong emphasis on the scalability and flexibility of the PRINCE2 methodology and on how best to tailor it […]

Get your year off to a great start – become PRINCE2® Foundation and Practitioner qualified in just 4 days!

Normally the Focus on Training extensive range of PRINCE2 Foundation & Practitioner courses take five days  to complete and become accredited, however following much demand we have now secured a 4 day version of the course (longer hours) starting on Tuesday 3rd January 2017. The courses are being run in […]

The Importance of Scrum & Agile – Harvard Business Review

The May 2016 edition of the Harvard Business Review includes a notable article providing advice to executives who wish to promote and benefit from Agile. “Embracing Agile” is of particular interest since it is authored by: Hirotaka Takeuchi –  who in 1986 helped stimulate the emergence of Agile with a […]

£483 Billion Investment in 600 Major Projects

The demand for expert project management skills is not set to diminish. The new Infrastructure and Projects Authority is tasked with timely and cost effective delivery of the government’s major projects and programmes over the next 5 years and beyond. The projects include high profile initiatives such as “Smart Motorways”, […]

PRINCE2® Agile Courses

Can you mix PRINCE2 with Agile? In the real world few projects do not involve some blending of project methods and philosophies to produce a solution which is right for a given set of circumstances. In recognition of this the organisation behind PRINCE2 (Axelos) has published a set of best […]

PRINCE2® Training and Qualifications

Foundation, Practitioner, Conversion, Re-registration, Agile, Online, Virtual Class, ATOs, Affiliates, Exam Institutes, Remote Proctoring and Axelos. PRINCE2 qualifications are very simple but sometimes it can feel quite the opposite. We provide a no nonsense summary of PRINCE2 qualifications, the options you have when it comes to training delivery, and the […]

PRINCE2® – Back to Basics

PRINCE2 is a structured project management methodology. It starts with the principle that a project always needs to be managed in order to be successful. It demands that all parties must be clear about why the project is needed, what it is intended to achieve, how the outcome is to […]

PRINCE2 Agile™ Arrives

The roll-out of PRINCE2 Agile starts this month. Many Focus clients take a pragmatic approach to Agile and have successfully melded iterative development techniques with more structured project direction and control. The new best practice guidance from AXELOS will help others combine PRINCE2 and Agile. The new extension to PRINCE2 […]