Planning, Protection and Optimization Certification
5-day training course and certification exam, $2,995
8-day virtual (no travel) training course, $2,995
ITIL Planning, Protection and Optimization (PPO) training course provides attendees with the knowledge needed to plan, deliver and manage service level commitments that balance user needs with IT cost and capacity realities. Participants will learn about processes associated with the Planning, Protection, and Optimization of services and service delivery including:
This course uses an engaging case study-based approach, where participants learn ITIL best practices and discuss pure ITIL concepts. This hands-on approach helps them apply the knowledge gained in a real world situation and prepares them to successfully complete the associated Planning, Protection and Optimization certification exam.
Participants will learn:
Who Should Participate
The ITIL Foundation Certification in IT Service Management - obtained through ITIL Foundation course or Foundation Bridge Course.
Before attending this course, participants should review the ITIL Service Design (2011 Edition, ISBN 9780113313051) publication.
Our instructors are experienced IT professionals and hold either the "ITIL Experts" or the Planning, Protection and Optimization certification, or both. Only the finest quality, accredited content is used.
Successfully passing the 90 minute exam consisting of eight (8) complex, multi-part, multiple choice questions requires an individual to answer at least 70% of the exam questions correctly to earn the ITIL certificate in Planning, Protection and Optimization.
The certification exam requires good preparation. Upon registration, a pre-course reading list which includes the case study and process chapters from the appropriate ITIL book(s), will be provided. Participants will be expected to read the following ITIL books before the first day of the class:
Taking the books to the class is very important. Taking the Service Design book is required.
The ITIL® books are not included with this course, and must be purchased separately.
Both classroom training and virtual (online) training formats are available.
The per student registration fee for the classroom session is $2,995, and includes:
The registration fee for virtual training session is $2,995.
Classoom training begins at 8:30 AM each day and concludes at 4:30 PM unless otherwise directed. Please arrive early on the first day to sign-in and meet fellow attendees. If you register less than one week in advance of a class, please bring your confirmation letter. Business casual attire is appropriate. For information on virtual training session start and stop times, refer to the course schedule below.
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All RCCSP Professional Education Alliance ITIL training courses are taught by Accredited ITIL Trainers meeting the ITIL trainer criteria set by the ITIL Qualification Board. Accreditation qualifications include, but are not limited to:
Only Accredited ITIL training materials developed by Accredited ITIL Authorized Training Organizations are used in the classroom. The complete list of RCCSP Professional Education Alliance ITIL Authorized Training Organizations and Authorized Training Affiliates participating in RCCSP schedules can be found here.
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Seminar provider is not responsible for losses due to cancellation. In all circumstances, seminar provider's liability shall be limited to fees received.
Seminar agenda and assigned instructors are subject to change.
Public Training Terms & Conditions
Payment is due prior to the seminar.
Public seminar cancellation policy. Registrants may cancel up to fourteen days in advance of the seminar start date for a full refund. Cancellations within fourteen days of the seminar start date will be subject to an administrative fee of $400. Registrations may be transferred to another member of your organization at no additional charge. As seminars can be cancelled for under-enrollment from time to time, we strongly recommend that registrants traveling by air purchase only refundable tickets.
In the unlikely event that a seminar must be cancelled by seminar provider
due to unavoidable circumstances, you will be notified at least two weeks
prior to the seminar date, and your payment will be refunded. Seminar
provider is not responsible for losses due to cancellation including losses
on advanced purchase airfares. We strongly recommend that attendees
traveling by air to attend the seminar purchase only refundable tickets.