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The Praxis Project Management Framework

Praxis is a free, community driven framework designed to make you an excellent, highly competent, project, programme and portfolio manager. The Praxis Framework™ is the first framework to integrate projects, programmes and portfolios in a single guide.
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The Praxis Framework™ covers four areas in each PPP discipline; Knowledge, Method, Competency and Capability, and is the first framework to integrate projects, programmes and portfolios in a single guide. Not to mention an easy to use maturity model.
By covering the full breadth of guidance needed for effective project management within a single framework – Praxis is the most efficient means of delivering projects and programmes

  • Practising project or programme managers.
  • Anyone wishing to start their career in Project or programme management.
  • Change Agents
  • Portfolio Managers
  • Individuals pursuing the Praxis Framework Practitioner certificate.
  • Business Change Managers.
  • Project and Programme Office personnel
  • Business Relationship Managers
  • Public sector officials
  • NGO and NPO project managers

The event is delivered by an experienced and accredited trainer who will facilitate interactive group work and encourage the learning experience through the use of multiple training mediums, group work and exercises.

Foundation is 3 days, Practitioner is 2 days.


Praxis Foundation equips you with an understanding of project and programme functions, documentation and processes used to manage the lifecycle phases. You will be able to work effectively as part of any project or programme management team. It is a pre-requisite for the Practitioner qualification.

Exam Format

  • 75 simple multiple-choice questions, 60 minutes duration
  • Closed book, 50% pass mark


Praxis Practitioner builds on the understanding developed at Foundation level, providing you with the knowledge to apply and tailor Praxis to your organisation’s projects and programmes. Note that Portfolio Management is not covered.

Exam Format

  • Complex multiple-choice questions
  • 2 ½ hours duration, Open book (only the Praxis Framework can be referred to)
  • 50% pass mark (40 marks out of 80).

Bridging Course

The Bridging Course is for those who have an existing certification. Applicable certifications are PRINCE2, Managing Successful Programmes (MSP) and the APM PFQ and PMQ qualifications. The Practitioner exam is written after the Bridging event.

Exam Format

  • Complex multiple-choice questions
  • 2 ½ hours duration, Open book (only the Praxis Framework can be referred to)
  • 50% pass mark (40 marks out of 80).


  • An entirely free, open source framework. Available on the internet and subject only to a Creative Commons licence.
  • Praxis is an integrated framework encompassing knowledge, method, competency and a capability maturity model. As it uses a common taxonomy and terminology across all elements, there is no need for you to cross reference or translate between guides.
  • The Praxis Framework recognises one size does not fit all and can be easily tailored. Your organisation can insert their own process model, templates and content into the framework.
  • The framework is community driven, you can suggest improvements or extensions to any page and these will be considered for inclusion. Just use the comment function.
  • Supported by a wealth of free resources. An encyclopaedia of tools and techniques, templates, articles, a capability maturity assessment tool, a glossary of project management terminology and much more is available on the Praxis website.


By the end of this event delegates will be able to:


  • Context
  • Setting
  • Governance
  • Professionalism
  • Management
  • Delivery


  • Project and programme process model
  • Portfolio process model
  • Documentation
  • Scope documents
  • Delivery documents


  • Management competencies
  • Delivery competencies
  • Interpersonal competencies
  • Process competencies


Certify your ability to:

  • Deliver projects and programmes successfully using an innovative framework.
  • Understand projects and programmes functions plus the processes and documentation used to manage lifecycle phases.
  • Develop and maintain an effective project delivery infrastructure in a decreased timescale.
  • Apply and tailor the Praxis Framework to your organisation.
  • Understand the similarities and differences between Praxis and other prominent frameworks like PRINCE2 and PMI’s PMBoK.
  • Continually develop; as the entire framework is openly available on the internet, you are empowered to undertake continual professional development whenever needed.
  • Enhance your CV and improve your career prospects.
  • Achieve absolute optimisation in projects and programmes delivery

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Next Steps

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