PeopleCert unveils PRINCE2® 7: A major upgrade to the world's leading project management method

London United Kingdom:  PeopleCert, the global leader in best practices for IT service management, project, programme and portfolio management, is delighted to announce the release of PRINCE2® 7, the latest update to its globally recognized and respected project management method.


PRINCE2® has a storied heritage spanning over 30 years as a global leading project management It is universally applicable to any industry and any type of project, irrespective of size or complexity, and has been utilized in more than 200 countries. This global ubiquity has made PRINCE2® the go-to project management framework for thousands of leading enterprises worldwide, where millions of professionals have trusted it in managing their projects.


Building on this robust foundation and industry-wide respect, the PRINCE2® 7 method continues to offer a scalable approach to project management, with a renewed focus on the flexibility and adaptability required for today's fast-paced, digital-centric project environments.

Key updates empowering success with PRINCE2® 7 include:

  1. Universal Applicability: PRINCE2® 7 is relevant to all professionals, not only project managers. A project-oriented approach can be embraced by those in every role involved in project activities, applying it to any endeavor.
  2. The Latest AI Guidance:  PRINCE2® 7 integrates the latest artificial intelligence (AI) guidance, enabling projects to leverage AI's predictive and analytical capabilities for more effective and innovative project management.
  3. Further Focus on People Management: Acknowledging the significance of human capital in project success, PRINCE2® 7 prioritizes effective people management, enabling teams to excel and deliver exceptional results.
  4. Enhanced Flexibility and Customization: Understanding that each project is unique, PRINCE2® 7 provides enhanced flexibility and customization options, tailoring the method to suit your project's specific requirements.
  5. Embracing Digital and Data Management: In an increasingly digitized world, PRINCE2® 7 equips you with tools to leverage digital technologies and data management efficiently, ensuring your projects stay ahead in the digital era.
  6. Integration of Sustainability into Project Performance: Sustainability is a crucial concern for businesses worldwide. PRINCE2® 7 incorporates sustainable practices, aligning projects with environmental and social responsibility goals.
  7. Compatibility with Agile, Lean, and ITIL: PRINCE2® 7's adaptability extends to its compatibility with other popular methods like Agile, Lean, and ITIL, ensuring seamless integration for enhanced project performance.


"We are extremely proud to introduce PRINCE2® 7, which is the culmination of extensive research, feedback from the global project management community, and our continuous dedication to provide a robust, effective, and agile project management framework," said Byron Nicolaides, Founder and CEO of PeopleCert. "This version further validates PRINCE2's relevance and adaptability to the changing project management landscape."


PRINCE2® 7 training and certification will be available worldwide from certified training providers from 4 September 2023. For more information, visit the PeopleCert website.