Our student, Istvan Szajko from Italy, completed the PRINCE2 training at the Master of Project Academy. He recently passed the exam! We asked Istvan to review the PRINCE2 exam. We also received some great tips from him for the exam.
Continue reading the article to learn more about his success story, the PRINCE2 exam review, and his tips for passing it.
1- 1) How long did it take to study for the PRINCE2 exam.
Before I signed up for the course, my goal was to pass the exam within two months of starting the online PRINCE2 training. I spent 2-3 hours each day to make sure the material was fully digested.
2-) What was your biggest challenge in preparing for the PRINCE2 Foundation or PRINCE2 Practitioner exams.
I had to deal with two certifications, Practitioner and Foundation. The Foundation course was challenging because I had to learn the terminology and logic surrounding the whole integrated elements, particularly how they relate to one another. The Practitioner exam was more difficult because I had to apply the theoretical concepts to a real-life situation.
3- 3) How was the PRINCE2 training material quality?
It was excellent without waxing lyrical.
4- 4) How similar were the questions on real PRINCE2 exams?
Although the exam questions were not identical to the mock exams, they provided a good idea of what to expect on the exam. The exam was a success and there were no unexpected surprises. I was well prepared for both exams and had a great time.
5- ) How many PRINCE2 exam question samples did you practice before taking the exam?
I used all the sample questions to prepare for the exam. I loved the explanation videos and the tutor provided additional information that was very helpful later.
6- Describe the support you received during the PRINCE2 trainings.
I had a few questions to ask the team during the course and they were very quick in responding to my questions.
7- ) Do any of you have any suggestions for future PRINCE2 candidates
Do not rush. Take your time, read each chapter carefully and connect the dots between the PRINCE2 themes with the processes.
8- ) Do any of you have any tips or tricks for the PRINCE2 exam?
If the candidate is well prepared and spends enough time socializing with the material, then there will not be any special tips on the exam day. The only thing that comes to mind is to relax and not worry.
9- ) What 3 tips would you give to a close friend about PRINCE2 Certification? Would you recommend them as part of your PRINCE2 exam review.
You must prepare thoroughly.
Understanding the relationship between the elements is key.
Take the time to review the questions and the reasoning videos.
10- Lastly, would you recommend Master of Project Academy a friend or colleague?
A friend recommended the Master of Project Academy. The courses exceeded my expectations. Naturally, I will recommend the organization to all my colleagues who want to be project managers.
About Istvan Szajko
Istvan Szajko is a middle-level manager in the machinery industry in Italy. He has more than 15 years of experience working in multinational companies like General Electric and IBM. He is an expert in global mobility, human resource management, and project management.