Overview

The ITIL® Foundation Certificate in IT Service Management course provides comprehensive first-level training for anyone involved in provision, support, and delivery of IT Services.

ITIL Foundation teaches the fundamentals of the IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL) core volumes, which provide an end-to-end view of IT and its integration with business strategy. Those core volumes are: Service Strategy, Service Design, Service Transition, Service Operation and Continual Service Improvement.

The course culminates in a one-hour multiple-choice examination for the Foundation Certificate in IT Service Management and is a pre-requisite for the further training in ITIL that leads to the ITIL Expert Certificate in IT Service Management. The exam is multi-choice. There are 40 questions to be completed in 60 minutes. The pass mark is 26 correct answers from 40 (65%). This course also provides 21 Hours of Contact Education/Professional Development Units towards PMI PMP certification / re certification.

Once purchased, the online learning and associated exam are active for a 12-month period only. You are required to have sat your exam within this timeframe.

Target Audience

This course is aimed at all levels of IT professionals, Customers, and Users involved in the provision or receipt of IT Services.

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Prerequisites

This online learning course includes a Web Proctored examination

  • A live online proctoring service for test takers taking exams remotely.
  • Upon request our QA exam team will email over details of your exam code and instructions on how to book.
  • Web Proctored exams require photographic identification at the time of taking your exam, this can be in the form of a passport, driving licence or a work ID, which would need to include your name and a photograph.

Please note: candidates are required to give 72 hours' notice when choosing a date and time to book their exam (if scheduling less than 72 hours in advance a small fee would be incurred).

To test your PC/Laptop specifications are correct, and to read the FAQs, following the link below:

https://legacy.peoplecert.org/en/Candidates/Test-it-before-you-take-it/Pages/test-it-before-you-take-it.aspx

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Learning Outcomes

You will learn about:

  • Service Management as a Practice
  • The Service Lifecycle
  • Key Principles and Models
  • Generic Concepts
  • Processes
  • Roles
  • Functions
  • Technology and Architecture
  • ITIL Qualification Scheme
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Course Outline

Module 1: Overview

  • Introducing the programme
  • ITIL Overview

Module 2: Service Strategy

  • Technical and Application Management
  • Demand Management
  • Financial Management
  • Service Portfolio Management

Module 3: Service Design

  • Service Level Management
  • Supplier Management
  • Service Catalogue Management

Module 4: Service Design cont.

  • Capacity Management
  • Availability Management
  • Information Security Management
  • IT Service Continuity Management

Module 5: Service Transition

  • Change Management

Module 6: Service Transition cont.

  • Release & Deployment
  • Service Asset & Configuration Management
  • Knowledge Management

Module 7: Service Operation

  • Service Desk
  • IT Operations Management

Module 8: Service Operation cont.

  • Incident Management
  • Problem Management

Module 9: Service Operation cont.

  • Event Management
  • Service Automation
  • Request Fulfilment
  • Access Management

Module 10: Continual Service Improvement

  • PDCA
  • Continual Service Improvement Model
  • Role of Measurement

Module 11: Qualification Scheme

  • ITIL Foundation Qualification Scheme
  • ITIL Foundation Examination advice

Recommended study time for this course, including any additional reading is approximately 21 hours.


This online learning course includes a Web Proctored examination

  • A live online proctoring service for test takers taking exams remotely.
  • Upon request our QA exam team will email over details of your exam code and instructions on how to book.
  • Web Proctored exams require photographic identification at the time of taking your exam, this can be in the form of a passport, driving licence or a work ID, which would need to include your name and a photograph.

Please note: candidates are required to give 72 hours' notice when choosing a date and time to book their exam (if scheduling less than 72 hours in advance a small fee would be incurred)

To test your PC/Laptop specifications are correct, and to read the FAQs, following the link below:

https://legacy.peoplecert.org/en/Candidates/Test-it-before-you-take-it/Pages/test-it-before-you-take-it.aspx

ITIL® is a registered trade mark of AXELOS.

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What's included

  • Online exam voucher
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Certificates of Achievement are issued at the end the course, either as a hard copy or via email. Read more here.

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