ITIL® Practitioner

- Only 2 Days

ITIL is the most widely accepted approach to IT service management in the world, providing you with a proven set of best practices. Now learn how to boost the effectiveness of ITIL within your business and get ITIL Practitioner certified twice as fast as traditional training.

On this accelerated two day ITIL Practitioner course, you’ll focus on Continual Service Improvement (CSI) - a fundamental lifecycle stage in ITIL - and prove you can apply ITIL concepts effectively in your organisation.

Boost ITIL in your business

Whereas ITIL Foundation introduces relevant ITIL concepts, the ITIL Practitioner certification will teach you how to adopt and adapt ITIL within your organisation.

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You’ll also learn how to:

  • Leverage Continual Service Improvement to boost the benefit of ITIL
  • Improve ability of individuals to use ITIL in day-to-day roles
  • Use automation, real-time reporting and the cloud to improve service design and delivery
  • Make use of other frameworks – including Lean, DevOps, Agile and SIAM

The ITIL Practitioner has been developed to help you increase the value of ITIL within your business. On this accelerated course, you’ll sit the ITIL Practitioner exam onsite and get certified.

On this course, you will earn a total of 11 PMI PDUs for PMP certification maintenance, with the following subtotals:

  • Total: 11
  • Technical: 0.5
  • Strategic: 7.5
  • Leadership: 3

Thynk ATO of AXELOS Limited offers the ITIL® Foundation and Practitioner Version 3 courses on this page and is a registered trade mark of AXELOS Limited. All rights reserved.

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Seven reasons why you should sit your ITIL Practitioner course with Firebrand Training

  1. You'll be ITIL Practitioner certified in just 2 days. With us, you’ll be ITIL Practitioner trained in record time
  2. Our ITIL Practitioner course is all-inclusive. A one-off fee covers all course materials, exams, accommodation and meals. No hidden extras
  3. Pass ITIL Practitioner first time or train again for free. This is our guarantee. We’re confident you’ll pass your course first time. But if not, come back within a year and only pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs
  4. You’ll learn more ITIL Practitioner. A day with a traditional training provider generally runs from 9am – 5pm, with a nice long break for lunch. With Firebrand Training you’ll get at least 12 hours/day quality learning time, with your instructor
  5. You’ll learn ITIL Practitioner faster. Chances are, you’ll have a different learning style to those around you. We combine visual, auditory and tactile styles to deliver the material in a way that ensures you will learn faster and more easily
  6. You’ll be studying ITIL Practitioner with the best. We’ve been named in Training Industry’s “Top 20 IT Training Companies of the Year” every year since 2010. As well as winning many more awards, we’ve trained and certified 72,589 professionals, and we’re partners with all of the big names in the business
  7. You'll do more than study ITIL Practitioner courseware. We use practical exercises to make sure you can apply your new knowledge to the work environment. Our instructors use demonstrations and real-world experience to keep the day interesting and engaging

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Thynk ATO of AXELOS Limited offers the ITIL® Foundation and Practitioner Version 3 courses on this page. These courses are a registered trade mark of AXELOS Limited. All rights reserved.

Other accelerated training providers rely heavily on lecture and independent self-testing and study.

Effective technical instruction must be highly varied and interactive to keep attention levels high, promote camaraderie and teamwork between the students and instructor, and solidify knowledge through hands-on learning.

Firebrand Training provides instruction to meet every learning need:

  • Intensive group instruction
  • One-on-one instruction attention
  • Hands-on labs
  • Lab partner and group exercises
  • Question and answer drills
  • Independent study

This information has been provided as a helpful tool for candidates considering training. Courses that include certification come with a certification guarantee. Pass first time or train again for free (just pay for accommodation and exams on your return). We do not make any guarantees about personal successes or benefits of obtaining certification. Benefits of certification determined through studies do not guarantee any particular personal successes.

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1. Introduction

2. Concepts and definitions

  • Apply the concept of ‘adopt and adapt’ when using ITIL guidance in a given context
  • Analyse the importance of each element of the definition of a service when planning and implementing service improvements:
    • Customer
    • Value
    • Outcome
    • Cost
    • Risk

3. ITSM guiding principles

  • Apply the ITSM guiding principles in a given context when planning and implementing service improvements:
    • Focus on value
    • Design for experience
    • Start where you are
    • Work holistically
    • Progress iteratively
    • Observe directly
    • Be transparent
    • Collaborate
    • Keep it simple

4. CSI approach

  • Describe the purpose and main outputs of each step of the CSI Approach
  • Use the CSI Approach tools and techniques successfully in a given specific context:
    • Orientation Worksheet
    • Benefits Realisation Review Template
    • CSI register
  • Apply the CSI approach to a given context, including a holistic view of the guiding principles and how the three critical competencies contribute to an improvement (Communication, Metrics & Measurement, OCM)

5. Critical competency - Using metrics and measurement Define critical success factors (CSFs) using a relevant hierarchical approach:

  • Define critical success factors (CSFs) using a relevant hierarchical approach:
    • ITIL Vision to measurement
    • Balanced scorecard
    • Organisation cascade
  • Determine key performance indicators (KPIs) to underpin a critical success factor
  • Analyse CSFs and KPIs in a given context to ensure that they are balanced between the four categories:
    • Technology, process, service
    • Progress compliance, effectiveness, efficiency
    • Leading, trailing
    • Inside-out, outside-in
  • Define a current state assessment in a given context:
    • Purpose
    • Scope
    • Assessment criteria
    • Required outputs
    • Available resources and skills
  • Design a report in a given context
  • Apply knowledge of metrics and measurement when planning and implementing improvements, particularly in the context of the CSI approach and/or the guiding principles

6. Critical competency - Communicating effectively

  • Explain the nature, value, importance and benefits of good communication
  • Explain communication principles:
    • Communication is a two way process
    • We’re communicating all the time
    • Timing and frequency matter
    • There is no single correct method
    • The message is in the medium
  • Explain the purpose and value of communication tools and techniques:
    • Workshop and meeting action plan
    • Meeting notes template
    • Use relevant communication tools and techniques to support improvement in a given context
    • Stakeholder communication plan
    • Business case
  • Apply knowledge of communications when planning and implementing improvements, particularly in the context of the CSI approach and/or the guiding principles

7. Critical competency - Using organisation change management techniques

  • Explain the role and impact of OCM in successful improvement
  • Describe the purpose and value of OCM activities:
    • Create a sense of urgency
    • Manage stakeholders
    • Manage sponsors
    • Analyse training needs
  • Manage resistance to change
  • Use reinforcement to embed the change
  • Use relevant OCM tools and techniques to support improvement in a given context:
    • Sponsor diagram
    • Stakeholder analysis worksheet
    • Stakeholder map
    • RACI model authority matrix
  • Apply knowledge of OCM when planning and implementing improvements, particularly in the context of the CSI approach and/or the guiding principles

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You'll sit the following exam at the Firebrand Training Centre, covered by your Certification Guarantee:

  • ITIL Practitioner exam

Thynk ATO of AXELOS Limited offers the ITIL® Foundation and Practitioner Version 3 courses on this page. These courses are a registered trade mark of AXELOS Limited. All rights reserved.

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Thynk ATO of AXELOS Limited offers the ITIL® Foundation and Practitioner Version 3 courses on this page. These courses are a registered trade mark of AXELOS Limited. All rights reserved.

Firebrand Training offers top-quality technical education and certification training in an all-inclusive course package specifically designed for the needs and ease of our students. We attend to every detail so our students can focus solely on their studies and certification goals.

Our Certification Programs includes

  • Intensive Hands-on Training Utilising our (Lecture | Lab | Review)TM Delivery
  • Comprehensive Study Materials, Program Courseware and Self-Testing Software including MeasureUp *
  • Fully instructor-led program with 24 hour lab access
  • Examination vouchers **
  • Near site testing, Transportation to/from Testing Center are provided ***
  • Accommodation, all meals, unlimited beverages, snacks and tea / coffee****
  • Examination Passing Policy

Please note

  • * Not on all courses
  • ** Examination vouchers are not included for the following courses: PMP, CAPM and CISSP CBK Review
  • *** Not included in our PMP, CAPM, CISA, CISM, CGEIT, CRISC, (ISC)2 or ITIL Managers and Revision Certifications
  • **** Accommodation not included on the CISSP CBK Review Seminar

Our instructors teach to accommodate every student's learning needs through individualised instruction, hands-on labs, lab partner and group exercises, independent study, self-testing, and question/answer drills.

Firebrand Training has dedicated, well-equipped educational facilities where you will attend instruction and labs and have access to comfortable study and lounging rooms. Our students consistently say our facilities are second-to-none.

Examination Passing Policy

Should a student complete a Firebrand Training Program without having successfully passed all vendor examinations, the student may re-attend that program for a period of one year.  Students will only be responsible for accommodations and vendor exam fees.

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To achieve the ITIL Practitioner certification, you must pass the ITIL Version 3 Foundation exam.

Thynk ATO of AXELOS Limited offers the ITIL® Foundation and Practitioner Version 3 courses on this page. These courses are a registered trade mark of AXELOS Limited. All rights reserved.

Unsure whether you meet the prerequisites?

Don’t worry - we’ll discuss your technical background, experience and qualifications to determine whether this accelerated course suits you.

Just call us on +27 87 550 2195 and speak to one of our enrolment consultants.

Firebrand is an immersive environment and requires commitment. Some prerequisites are simply guidelines; you may find your unique experience, attitude and determination enables you to succeed on your accelerated course.

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