P3O® Foundation Classroom


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What is the P3O® Foundation Classroom course?

The P3O® Foundation Classroom course will build your knowledge and understanding of P3O® guidance to a level that means you’ll be able to interact effectively with, or act as an informed member of, an office within a P3O® model.

Our face-to-face classroom environment will give you a detailed understanding of to build support structures that enable the successful delivery of projects or programmes.

Available delivery methods for this course




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Key features of the course

  • Delivery Method: Classroom
  • Exam: Included & In-Class
  • Mock Exams Included
  • Accredited & Experienced Trainers
  • Duration: 3 Days
  • Official Manual Included
  • Fully accredited course materials
  • Exam results within 5 Business Days

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ManchesterMon 10th Jun 193 Days£1,495 (Inc. VAT)Available
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BirminghamMon 17th Jun 193 Days£1,495 (Inc. VAT)Available
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LondonMon 17th Jun 193 Days£1,495 (Inc. VAT)Available
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LondonMon 24th Jun 193 Days£1,495 (Inc. VAT)Available
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Is the P3O® Foundation Classroom course right for me?

The P3O® Foundation qualification is ideal for you if you are looking to interact effectively with, or act as an informed member of, an office within a P3O® model. This could be for staff within any branch of a portfolio, programme or project who wish to gain a recognised qualification. The Foundation stage is a prerequisite for the Practitioner qualification, so if you’re looking to progress to Practitioner at a later date, you can get a head start.

How will the P3O® Foundation Classroom course advance my career?

P3O® is a part of the AXELOS Global Best Practice Suite, so having the qualification on your CV will provide a welcome boost to your career in the project management industry. It is intended for Senior Managers, Owners, Project Managers and Programme Manager who have a central focus on enhancing managerial competencies.

The average salary of a professional with the P3O® qualification is £62,000*.

*Source: itjobswatch

Why study the P3O® Foundation Classroom course with e-Careers?

  • 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.

What modules are included in the P3O® Foundation Classroom course?

  • Introduction & Overview
  • Why have a P3O®?
  • P3O® models
  • P3O® Roles
  • Operating a P3O®
  • P3O® Implementation
  • Exam Prep

P30® Foundation exam information

  • Multiple choice
  • 75 questions per paper
  • 5 questions to be trial and not counted in scores
  • 35 marks required to pass (out of 70 available) - 50%
  • 60-minute duration
  • Closed book.

What does the P3O® Foundation Classroom course cover?

  • 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
  • P3O® Foundation exam preparation

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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