To build on the Foundation knowledge and refine the delegate’s understanding on how to design and manage a Project, Programme or Portfolio office through the application of P3O principles, processes, functions, services, tools and techniques.
To prepare delegates for Practitioner certification.
P3O PRACTITIONER – WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
Head of Portfolio Office and Portfolio Specialists, Programme & Project Office Managers and staff, Centre of Excellence Managers and staff.
P3O PRACTITIONER – COURSE COMPOSITION
The course includes revision sessions focusing on aspects important for the application of:
The models, roles, functions and services detailed in the P3O framework
The tools and techniques of a P3O
How a P3O model can be applied in different environments in a given scenario
The course will also offer approaches to help answer P3O Practitioner exam questions.
P3O PRACTITIONER – COURSE PREREQUISITES
Passing the P3O Foundation exam is a prerequisite to completing the P3O Practitioner exam.
P3O PRACTITIONER – COURSE FORMAT
2 day training program includes revision and exercise sessions utilizing sample scenarios and exam questions to refine the delegate’s understanding of the P3O guide and prepare delegates for the Practitioner certification exam. The Practitioner exam is completed at the end of day 2 of the training.
P3O PRACTITIONER – COURSE EXAM
The Practitioner exam is a 2.5 hour objective style exam. The exam is open book and participants must provide responses to 4 questions presented in the following styles:
Classic multiple choice
The maximum score for the exam is 80 marks and participants must score 40 or more marks to pass the exam.
P3O Practitioners are required to be re-registered within 3-5 years of their original certification. This re-registration comprises a 1-hour examination set at the same standard as the Practitioner examination.
Fees for public courses include the above mentioned course material, exam fee, lunch and refreshments. A copy of the official manual P3O – Portfolio, Programme, Project Offices is required for the Practitioner course and exam. Please bring your copy as supplied during the P3O Foundation course.
Note: Fees vary between countries due to differences in exam fee prices per country and cost base variations between countries.