PRINCE2 (PRojects IN Controlled Environments) is a set of best practices used in project management field. It is a combination of methodologies and principles which help in consistent execution of projects within defined frameworks. The PRINCE2 Foundation exam is the first of two PRINCE2 exams: PRINCE2 Foundation and PRINCE2 Practitioner. There are no initial requirements in order to take the PRINCE2 Foundation Exam. The exam is designed to measure whether you would be able to act as an informed member of a project team using the PRINCE2 method within a PRINCE2 project environment. For individuals, PRINCE2 certification is an invaluable asset to your career as it increases employment prospects and helps you do your job more effectively. The 2016 PRINCE2 report by AXELOS revealed that PRINCE2 is useful for all sizes of organizations.