P3O Foundation & Practitioner Classroom

P3O Foundation & Practitioner Classroom
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P3O® Foundation & PractitionerLondon20-04-2020 5 Days£2,750
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P3O® Foundation & PractitionerBirmingham20-04-2020 5 Days£2,750
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P3O® Foundation & PractitionerManchester11-05-2020 5 Days£2,750
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P3O® Foundation & PractitionerLondon18-05-2020 5 Days£2,750
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P3O® Foundation & PractitionerLeeds08-06-2020 5 Days£2,750
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P3O® Foundation & PractitionerLondon15-06-2020 5 Days£2,750
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P3O® Foundation & PractitionerBirmingham15-06-2020 5 Days£2,750
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P3O® Foundation & PractitionerLondon06-07-2020 5 Days£2,750
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P3O® Foundation & PractitionerLondon03-08-2020 5 Days£2,750
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P3O® Foundation & PractitionerLondon07-09-2020 5 Days£2,750
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P3O® is an abbreviation for Portfolio, Programme, and Project Office. It is a part of the AXELOS Global Best Practice suite of project management qualifications and is a universally applicable guidance to help organisations build support structures that enable the successful delivery of their portfolios of change programmes and projects.

P3O® aligns itself with other best practice methodologies to help deliver projects, utilising PRINCE2®, MSP® and M_o_R® within an organisation or department.

The five-day course will fully prepare you for the P3O® Foundation & Practitioner exams. You will understand the basics, functions and service, models, roles and tools and techniques behind P3O®, as well as knowing how to implement the methodology into a real-world scenario.

P3O® Foundation

The P3O® Foundation course offers the in-depth understanding of the methodology, allowing you to analyse, distinguish, and review the success or failure of projects and programmes.

P3O® Foundation Exam Format

  • 75 multiple choice questions – 70 live and 5 trial
  • 60 minutes’ duration
  • 35 marks required to pass (out of 70 available) – 50%
  • Closed book

P3O® Practitioner

The Practitioner will teach you how to design, implement, manage or work in any component office within a P3O® model, and how you can align the methodology with other Best Practice guidance to help deliver successful projects.

P3O® Practitioner Exam Format

  • Four objective testing questions
  • 150 minutes’ duration
  • 40 marks required to pass (out of 80 available) – 50%
  • Open book - Portfolio, Programme and Project Offices: P3O® guide only


  • How portfolio, programmes and projects relate
  • Why it is important to provide appropriate support at all these levels
  • The value of a P3O® to the organization
  • How to identify a 'best-in-class' P3O® model
  • How to identify different models for support provision, and the factors that influence their design
  • To recognise the roles within a P3O®
  • To apply the main P3O® principles
  • how to identify the tools and techniques that support consistent delivery of functions and services
  • Develop the business case required to obtain senior management approval for the P3O®
  • Identify and build the most appropriate P3O model, which will adapt to the organization's needs, taking account of the organization's size and portfolio, programme and project management maturity
  • Identify the most appropriate roles required to populate a specified P3O® structure
  • Plan the implementation of a P3O®
  • Choose and use appropriate tools and techniques while running the P3O® and advising those who shape the portfolio of programmes and projects.


  • Fully Accredited by PEOPLECERT
  • Small Class Size (Capped at 16)
  • High Pass Rate
  • Pre & Post Course Support
  • Onsite/In-House Courses
  • Official Exams Included
  • Portfolio, Programme and Project Offices: P3O® Guide Included
  • eCertificate Included
  • Highly Experienced Trainers
  • Best Price Guarantee (like for like)
  • We can run private events for international or corporate clients, please speak to us for more information
  • Highly acclaimed advanced preparation material which can be accessed on mobile devices and tablets, including sample exam questions, video presentations, personal progress reports and a wealth of resources to help you prepare for your course
  • Post-course resources – following completion of the course, your advanced preparation account will be transferred to a post-course account and you will have access to P3O® template documents, completed sample management products, an interactive process model with e-learning and video presentation for reviewing the method and project health check tools
  • Drinks and refreshments included (also lunch at some locations)
  • Interest free credit and Finance options available.

The P3O® courses on this page are offered by Simetral Ltd ATO of AXELOS Limited. P3O ® is a registered trade mark of AXELOS Limited. All rights reserved.

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