Our P3O® Combined Foundation & Practitioner training course will cover the following topics:
Why have a P3O®?
Implement or re-energize P3O®
Tools and Techniques
Roles and Responsibilities
Functions and Services
Our P3O® Combined Foundation & Practitioner course will show you that you are able to establish, develop and maintain a support structure for the delivery of change across your organisation, whether through a single office, or a linked office set.
P3O® is aligned to the current MSP®, PRINCE2®, and M_o_R® guidance and has been developed to enhance the support advice referred to in that guidance.
About the Course
Using our accelerated learning techniques our P3O® Combined Foundation & Practitioner course will help to ensure that the theory and techniques you will learn are fully embedded. We will help you to gain the confidence in the practical application of P3O®.
The aim of our P3O® Combined Foundation & Practitioner course is to revise the structure and detail of the P3O® advice and prepare you for the P3O® Practitioner examination by answering questions from a sample examination paper.
Who Should Attend
Senior managers wishing to gain an understanding of possible structures for supporting business change and the type and level of support that can be provided by Portfolio, Programme and Project Offices
Senior Managers, Programme and Project Managers who require an understanding of how portfolio and programme offices can add value and enhance the delivery of strategic business change, benefits and capability
Managers and/or staff who have been tasked to create delivery support structures and mechanisms within their organisation
Experienced portfolio or programme office managers who need to review, revitalise or tailor current portfolio or programme office provision
Portfolio office or programme office staff who need to understand the importance of their role
Staff responsible for programme/project assurance
Full Materials Including Comprehensive Course Workbook
Highly Skilled and Knowledgeable Tutors
P3O® Foundation Examination
P3O® Practitioner Examination
Establish, develop and maintain appropriate support structures to facilitate decision making, benefits realisation and successful delivery of projects and programmes.
Assure that a joined-up set of outcomes and benefits is measured, managed, monitored and refined to ensure that optimal investment and strategic goals are achieved.
Deliver strategy, reduce benefits loss and deliver programmes and projects more effectively.
Provide assurance, coaching and mentoring to build a workforce capable of first-class programme and project delivery.
Protect revenue and spend while enhancing value for money.
Ensure consistent delivery of projects and programmes and meet business objectives through effect use of resources.
Develop capability, capacity and risk models to suit the organisational maturity culture.
Help identify potential opportunities to be realised, exploited or enhanced as part of risk analysis.
Ensure that the strategies and performance requirements of your organisation are realised via projects, programmes and operational business units.
Improve organisational accountability, decision making, transparency and visibility.
Please Note: You must pass the P3O® Foundation examination in order to participate in the P3O® Practitioner section of the course.
The P3O® Combined Foundation & Practitioner course on this page is sourced from our strategic training partner, SPOCE Project Management Ltd.
You will be given comprehensive pre-course reading that you will need to complete before attending our P3O® Combined Foundation & Practitioner course.
The P3O Foundation examination will be taken on the afternoon of day three of the course. The exam is a multiple choice exam consisting of 75 questions that must be answered in 1 hour. To be successful in this exam the delegate must correctly answer 35 or more questions. Delegates will be informed of their indicative result before they leave the course.
The P3O Practitioner examination will be taken on the afternoon of day five of the course. The exam is a multiple choice exam consisting of 80 marks (4 questions with 20 marks per question) that must be answered in 2 ½ hours. To be successful in this exam the delegate must get 40 or more marks. The exam allows the use of the 2013 version of the P3O manual. Delegates will be informed of their result by the examining body, normally within four weeks of course completion.
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Professional Development Units - PDUs
There are no Professional Qualification Credits associated with this course.
P3O® Foundation & Practitioner Certificates
P3O® is aligned to the current PRINCE2®, MSP® and M_o_R® guidance and we currently offer the following public-scheduled courses:
PRINCE2® Agile Practitioner
PRINCE2® Combined Foundation & Practitioner
PRINCE2® Combined Foundation & Practitioner Weekend
MSP® Foundation & Practitioner
M_o_R® Combined Foundation & Practitioner
Congratulations! Once you have successfully passed both P3O® Foundation & P3O® Practitioner examinations, you will be awarded the P3O® Foundation & Practitioner Certificates which are formally recognised qualification.
Please Note: You will berequired to sit an additional re-registration examination within 3 to 5 years of your original qualification in order to retain your accreditation.
P3O® Combined Foundation & Practitioner Course Dates
P3O® Combined Foundation & Practitioner
Birmingham 10th Floor, 5 - 7 Hill StreetBirminghamB5 4UAHill Street