Following the successful launch of ITIL® 4, with the higher modules from the Managing Professional and Strategic Leader streams establishing themselves in the market - AXELOS has taken the decision to stop offering the previous version of the World’s leading certification in IT Service Management, ITIL V3, by the end of 2021.
There will be a phased approach to discontinuing the Foundation and Intermediate examinations to allow you enough time to complete your ITIL V3 Intermediate level certifications, so you can accumulate enough credits to qualify for the Transition examination.
Please Note: The confirmed timings are as follows:
Our ITIL® Planning, Protection & Optimisation course is one of the four ITIL® Capability courses that builds on the knowledge gained from the ITIL® Foundation Certificate. Capability phases are for those who wish to gain a deeper level of understanding of the ITIL® processes and roles, how they are implemented and interact.
Our ITIL® Planning, Protection and Optimisation course covers principles and processes that allow you to design and operate services that will align with business needs including availability and capacity requirements.
Our ITIL® Planning, Protection and Optimisation course also provides you with a standardised approach to IT Service Management for managing People, Process, Technology and Suppliers across the Service Lifecycle. It will provide a better understanding of the application of guidelines and frameworks that help to deliver industry Best Practice
Our ITIL® Planning, Protection and Optimisation course contains 8 easy to absorb lessons covering ITIL® terminology, structure, concepts and processes.
This course will be applicable if you:
ITIL® Planning, Protection & Optimisation Online (90 Days) Includes:
Your access duration time starts as soon as you access the course, or after 28 days - whichever is sooner.
By understanding and using ITIL® your IT organisation can move towards a Service Management culture where your IT team can be (and is recognised as) a key player in the success of your customers and users.
ITIL® helps you to attain that key status by understanding the link between IT services and customer/user outcomes. ITIL® then helps to understand the best ways to manage those services, making your IT organisation indispensable to your customers.
You will gain an understanding on how Planning, protection and optimisation forms the core of the Service Design stage of the ITIL® Lifecycle and works to try and ensure that designs meet organisational requirements (both now and in the future) and support the outcomes the organisation needs to achieve to be considered successful.
It will also become apparent from the training that any flaws in the service design activities will inevitably lead to a service that fails to meet the organisational needs and requirements, resulting in the need for remedial work being undertaken within the production environment, leading to dissatisfaction from the organisation, and additional workload for IT in trying to correct the design faults that exist.
By having a better understanding of the Best Practice framework, and in this particular course, Planning, protection and optimisation, it will enable you to identify areas for improvement back at the workplace, and allow you to develop your current role further, and help you do your job better.The reward being advancement within your company and a potential to increase your salary!
Adobe Flash Player 10+
We suggest the use of the Firefox web browser for the best educational experience.
To take your web based exam, you will need a computer with a webcam, a microphone and a reliable internet connection.
You will also need administrator rights to install the software that will be used to monitor the exam session.
You will also need photo identification (passport, government ID or equivalent). If your exam includes a document to be printed (for example ITIL Managing Across the Lifecycle case study), the printer will need to be in the room where you take the exam.
Please note, in addition to your webcam, some examination institutes will require you to have a small mirror or reflective surface. The proctor will ask you to hold this up to show that there is nothing attached to the webcam or laptop itself.
For a successful exam, you will need:
|Web Camera||640×480 resolution||1280×720 resolution|
|PC Users||Windows XP||Windows 7|
|Mac Users||Mac OS X or higher||Mac OS X 10.7 Lion|
|Internet Download Speed||.768 Mbps||1.5Mbps|
|Internet Upload Speed||.384 Mbps||1.5Mbps|
Acceptable browsers are:
Internet Explorer 7, 8, 9, 10
Adobe Flash Player and Shockwave must also be installed before you begin the exam.
You are required to have completed the ITIL® Foundation (V3 or 2011 edition) Certificate in IT Service Management.
Please Note: Axelos requires evidence of this certificate. In order to book the online course and exam you must provide an e-copy of your ITIL® Foundation Certificate - Please ensure you forward this to your Account Manager so we are able to order your online course and examination without delay.
It is not compulsory but it is recommended that you purchase the following volumes:
The latest ITIL® Core Volumes can be purchased through Purple Griffon for £85 per volume or £299 for the complete set of 5 volumes.
Exam Duration: 90 minutes
Exam Format: Closed book, multiple choice
Exam Delivery: Online, webcam proctored.
Exam Pass Mark: 70% (28/40 marks across 8 questions)
Exam Value: 4 ITIL® credits
Our ITIL® Planning, Protection & Optimisation course provides you with 4 Credits towards the ITIL® Expert Qualification.
ITIL® Planning, Protection and Optimisation Certificate
Contact one of our helpful Account Managers who will be able to assist you in deciding your next steps – whether this is sitting another Lifecycle course or a Capability or Specialist course.
By achieving a pass mark in the ITIL® Planning, Protection & Optimisation exam, you will be awarded 4 points towards your ITIL® Credit Score, with a total of 22 points being required in order to be awarded the ITIL® Expert certification.