ITIL® Practitioner


ITIL® Practitioner

This highly practical course is designed to show you how to implement service improvements based on the ITIL® philosophy of adopt and adapt. In this holistic course, you will cover nine guiding principles of service improvement, the service improvement approach, communication, metrics and measurement, and organizational change management (OCM). The course fully prepares you for the ITIL Practitioner exam, which you may take at a later date. An exam voucher for the web-based exam is included in the cost of the course.

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ITIL Practitioner

The course prepares you for the AXELOS® ITIL Practitioner exam. To achieve the ITIL Practitioner certificate, you must score at least 70 percent on the hour-and-45-minute, open-book exam that consists of 40 case study-based multiple-choice questions. The ITIL Practitioner certification is worth three credits toward the ITIL Expert award. You will prepare for the exam during the course and then take the exam at a later date.

  • Service management concepts
  • Guiding principles
  • Service improvement approach
  • Organizational change management
  • Metrics and measurements
  • Communication
  • Tips for passing the ITIL Practitioner exam
  • Practice with a sample ITIL Practitioner exam

  • Those engaged in IT development, IT operations, and IT service management
  • Individuals wishing to have detailed understanding of the principles of service improvement

1. Service Management Concepts
  • Adopt and adapt
  • VOCR: value, outcomes, costs, and risks
2. Guiding Principles
  • Focus on value
  • Design for experience
  • Start where you are
  • Work holistically
  • Progress iteratively
  • Observe directly
  • Be transparent
  • Collaborate
  • Keep it simple
3. Service Improvement Approach
  • What is the vision?
  • Where are we now?
  • Where do we want to be?
  • How do we get there?
  • How do we know weve arrived?
  • How do we keep the momentum going?
4. Organizational Change Management (OCM)
  • What is OCM?
  • Sources of resistance
  • People transition
  • Stakeholder management
  • Sponsor management
  • Resistance management
  • Reinforcement
5. Metrics and Measurements
  • CSFs and KPIs
  • Metric cascades and hierarchies
  • Metric categories
  • Assessment
6. Communication
  • Issues caused by poor communication
  • Benefits of good communication
  • Communication essentials
  • Communication principles
  • Communication types
7. Tips for Success on the ITIL Practitioner Exam
8. Sample Exam


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