P3O Combo (F+P)

This course is a full one week P3O COMBO session for those candidates willing to be trained and certified for the P3O Foundation and P3O Practitioner level.

Would you like to compare to other courses?

Virtual Training or e-Learning?

We offer flexibility. You can choose from our selection of in-class courses as well as online courses.

Try a live virtual course

Target Audience

The qualification is aimed at those wanting to take an active role in any of the offices described in the P3O model. While it is particularly suited to candidates fulfilling the management, generic or functional roles described in Appendix A of the P3O guide, it will also be relevant others who see the P3O model as a framework for a career path.

  • Senior Managers
  • PM Office Members
  • Senior Project/Programme Managers
  • Individuals with key portfolio, programme or project office roles
P3O Foundation + Practitioner

Objectives

  • State the key functions and services of a P3O
  • Describe tools and techniques used by a P3O
  • Know the arguments for establishing a P3O model and measuring its success
  • Be able to describe the high-level P3O model and know the differences between Portfolio, Programme andProject Management

Reduction of 15% on the total price.

P3O Combo = P3O Foundation + Practitioner

The course is divided in two sessions: 3 days P3O Foundation and 2 days P3O Practitioner course as follow

P3O Foundation

The P3O® Foundation Course covers the whole of the syllabus of P3O Foundation level and prepares participants for the P3O Foundation Examination. To this end they need to show they understand the principles and terminology of the guide.

P3O Foundation >

P3O Practitioner 

The P3O® Practitioner Course provides an opportunity to apply the concepts of the P3O guidance to a scenario and prepares participants for the P3O Practitioner Examination.
See more information here

P3O Practitioner >

Graduate Successes

96% 

96% of managers confirmed that the course was able to streamline their work and  raise the best outputs.
97% 

 97% is the evaluation of the  quality of trainers, teaching methodology and materials from our graduates.
98% 

 98% of participants in  our project, program and portfolio management trainings recommend the course further.

Why TAYLLORCOX?

Reasons to follow your P3O Foundation & Practitioner training with TAYLLORCOX

  • Strategic Partner of Axelos
  • Our graduates achieve above-average scores
  • The course is fully accredited by Axelos / PeopleCert
  • Official P3O Manual Portfolio, Programme and Project Offices
  • You will be perfectly prepared for the exam Foundation and Practitioner
  • You are guaranteed the highest level of training, including hand on practice examples
  • If you fail the certification, you have a free replacement course with us and all you pay is a re-certification.
Why TAYLLORCOX?

Agenda

Day 1
Hide agenda
Open agenda

09:00 – 10:30

P3O

  • What is a P3O?
  • Overview PPM Office
  • The organizational context of P3O
  • The governance responsibilities of, and services offered by, a P3O

10:30 – 10:45

Coffee Break

10:45 – 12:15

Why have a P3O®...? Part I.

  • The P3O Value Matrix
  • Appropriate cost models for P3Os

12:15 – 13:15

Lunch

13:15 – 14:45

Why have a P3O®...? Part II.

  • Typical timescales for implementing a P3O
  • The ways that a P3O can help an organization deliver its strategy

14:45 – 15:00

Coffee break

15:00 – 16:15

Models and tailoring P3O. Part I.

  • The reasons for and key considerations of distributed models
  • Independent P3O assurance services and how they can be delivered

16:15 – 17:00

  • Summary
  • Conclusion
  • Homework P3O I.

Day 2
Hide agenda
Open agenda

09:00 – 10:30

Models and tailoring. Part 2.

  • Sizing of a P3O for a permanent or temporary office
  • The key drivers and other factors which should be considered when sizing a P3O

10:30 – 10:45

Coffee break

10:45 – 12:15

Roles and responsibilities

  • P3O resources, team structure & responsibilities
  • P3O roles and the P3O office to which they should be appointed
  • Skills and competencies required for the P3O roles allocated to a given P3O office

12:15 – 13:15

Lunch

13:15 – 14:45

How to operate. Part 1.

  • The factors involved in complexity modelling
  • Typical objectives, uses and benefits of P3O techniques

14:45 – 15:00

Coffee break

15:00 – 16:45

How to operate. Part 2.

  • Critical success factors and benefits of using tools and techniques

16:15 – 17:00

Summary

  • Conclusion
  • Homework P3O II.

Day 3
Hide agenda
Open agenda

09:00 – 10:30

Implement & Re-energize I.

  • Activities to implement or re-energize a permanent P3O

10:30 – 10:45

Coffee Break

10:45 – 12:15

Implement & Re-energize II.

  • The implementation lifecycle for a temporary programme or project office

12:15 – 13:15

Lunch

13:15 – 14:45

Implement & Re-energize III.

  • The P3O key implementation outputs are fit for purpose
  • Activities to implement a temporary programme or project office

14:45 – 15:00

Coffee Break

15:00 – 17:00

Examination

P3O Foundation exam

Day 4
Hide agenda
Open agenda

09:00 – 10:30

Homework revision

P3O Practitioner - Sample Exam (PX11) – part II.

  • Questions and Answers
  • Comments, working with P3O Manual

10:30 – 10:45

Coffee Break

10:45 – 12:15

P3O Practitioner - Sample Exam (PX11) – part III.

  • Questions and Answers
  • Comments, working with P3O Manual

12:15 – 13:15

Lunch

13:15 – 14:45

P3O Implementation

Lifecycle to implement a new, or revitalise an existing P3O, both permanent and temporary offices

  • The Blueprint
  • P3O information flows
  • Risks to implementing a P3O
  • Definition Stage and its key activities

14:45 – 15:00

Coffee Break

15:00 – 17:00

P3O Practitioner conclusion

  • Review knowledge
  • Best practice tips for exam

Day 5
Hide agenda
Open agenda

09:00 – 10:30

P3O Knowledge I.

  • Why have a P3O?
  • Model, key functions
  • Overview (project, programme, portfolio…)

Working with manual (tabbing, structure..)

10:30 – 10:45

Coffee Break

10:45 – 12:15

P3O® Knowledge II.

  • Models and tailoring
  • Roles and Responsibilities

12:15 – 13:15

Lunch

13:15 – 14:45

P3O® Knowledge III.

  • How to Operate a P3O
  • Implement and re-energize

14:45 – 15:00

Coffee Break

15:00 – 17:00

Exam structure & Timming

  • P3O Practitioner - Sample Exam (PX11) – part I.
  • Questions and Answers, comments, working with P3O Manual
  • HomeWork

The topics of the P3O Foundation and Practitioner course are similar, but in a completely different level and from a different point of view. While the Foundation level will show you the basics, because the goal is to master the principles and processes, the Practitioner level will show you the deployment of P3O in a real environment with real results.

  • Block duration 90 minutes
  • Hours 40 hours
  • Refreshments Yes
  • Exam Yes
  • Prerequisites

    None.

Trainers

Eduard Pitka

Project & Program & Portfolio Auditor & Lead Trainer

Author of many practical materials and templates for these and other methodologies from the Best Management Practice portfolio - Axelos, awarded EXIN Platinum Partner

  • 2018 - P3M3 Assesor
  • 2014 - MoP Approved Trainer
  • 2010 - PRINCE2, MSP Approved Trainer
  • 2007 - Senior Project Manager / Consultant

Certificate

P3O® Foundation + Practititoner | Axelos Accredited

Axelos / PeopleCert

The P3O® certification scheme has been developed to offer two levels of certification, Foundation and Practitioner.

Our P3O® courses are fully accredited by PeopleCert on behalf of AXELOS
  • The certificate is in electronic form
  • P3O® Practitioner Axelos is valid for 5 years
  • The original is in English. Upon request, we will provide a certified expert translation
P3O Practitioner Axelos PeopleCert

iOS & Android app

Download your application to your mobile before you attend the course. 

Free mobile app for managers. Interpretation and translation dictionary, audit tool. 

In addition to the Audit Tool for Personal Data Protection, you can use consolidated terms and definitions of thousands of managerial terms in the management of projects, programs, portfolios, risks, enterprise architecture, security and privacy, and more:

  • PRINCE2®, MSP®, MoP®
  • MoR®, ISMS, GDPR, ZokB, P3O®
  • TOGAF®, ArchiMate®, ITIL &  ITSM
iOS & Android app

Graduate ratings

What makes our references exceptional? They are not one-off events. Clients come back to us regularly.

View the full list of reference clients.

Your rating
*****

Not sure if this is the right courese for you? Get in touch!

For assistance please give us a call.

We are available at +420 222 553 101 Always Monday to Friday: 9am - 5pm.

*items marked with an asterisk are mandatory

Would you like a gift for your birtday?