ITIL® 4 Foundation Course

The ITIL 4 Foundation certification is designed as an introduction to ITIL 4 and enables candidates to look at IT Service Management through an end-to-end operating model for the creation, delivery and continual improvement of tech-enabled products and services.

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What does the course cover?

This Training ByteSize ITIL® Foundation course will enable you to:

  • Understand the key concepts of service management
  • Understand how the ITIL guiding principles can help an organisation adopt and adapt service management
  • Understand the four dimensions of service management
  • Understand the purpose and components of the ITIL service value system
  • Understand the activities of the service value chain, and how they interconnect
  • Know the purpose and key terms of 15 ITIL practices
  • Understand 7 ITIL practices

Is the course right for me?

ITIL®4 Foundation is suitable for:

  • Those who require a basic understanding of the ITIL framework
  • Those who want to understand how ITIL can be used to enhance IT service management
  • IT professionals or others working within an organisation that has adopted ITIL.

Exam format

  • Multiple choice
  • 40 questions per paper
  • 26 marks required to pass (out of 40 available) – 65%
  • 60 minutes duration
  • Closed book
  • Take your exam online with ProctorU, find out more on our exams page

Why study with Training Bytesize?

As experts in delivering project management training through a range of study styles, your success is key to our success. We understand how people learn, we know how to train people to pass exams, we employ the best trainers and specialise in small class sizes to help you get the best from your investment. So, if you’re looking to enhance your project management skills and ensure you pass first time, Training ByteSize is a name you can trust.

As a family run business, project and programme management training is in our blood, and so is innovation. Our founders have been part of the industry since the 1990’s, specifically founding Key Skills and developing the world’s first accredited e-learning course for PRINCE2.

Today we are proud to continue with world firsts; with second generation Victoria at the helm, she had led Training ByteSize to ensure were the first company to develop and deliver e-learning options for accredited courses including Business Analysis Foundation, ITIL4, and AgilePM.  When we say we’re experts in project management training, we really do mean it.

This ITIL® 4 Foundation course is designed to give delegates a comprehensive understanding of the ITIL® framework and its role in modern ITSM. The modules covered on this course and the topics they will include:

Introduction

  • The role of IT Service Management as a key strategic capability within organisations hoping to stay relevant in the face of rapid advancements in technology
  • The structure and purpose of the new framework, ITIL® 4, which provide guidance around two key components: Service Value System and the Four Dimensions Model
  • An outline of the Service Value Chain, ITIL® Practices and Principles, and the elements of the Four Dimensions Model

Key Concepts of Service Management

  • The nature and values of Service Management, including the new focus of ITIL® 4 on stakeholder value, detailing the relationship between Organisations, Service Providers, Service Consumers, and other stakeholders
  • The management of Products and Services that organisations offer and how these are supplied with resources, in order to improve and focus Service Offerings to target consumer groups
  • The areas to consider when evaluating the value of service relationships with consumers, based on how they are affected by the outcomes, costs, and risks involved

The Four Dimensions of Service Management

  • An introduction to one of the central focuses of ITIL® 4, the Four Dimensions Model, and how its elements must collaborate to provide different perspectives to the Service Value Chain
  • Detailed outlines of the four dimensions: Organisations and People, Information and Technology, Partners and Suppliers, and Value Streams and Processes. This includes the role they play in IT Service Management, their main principles and examples in relation to the ITIL® framework, and factors to consider within organisations

The ITIL® Service Value System

  • An introduction to the second central focus of ITIL® 4, Service Value System, including its purpose and relevant inputs and outputs
  • The relationship between the five components of the SVS model and how they interact to provide a clear framework that ensures the effective functioning of Service Management
  • A description of ‘silos’ and how the SVS is best used to discourage them and manage change more effectively

The ITIL® Guiding Principles

  • The seven core principles that determine how ITIL® operates
  • An explanation of how organisations must follow these principles when choosing to adopt a new ITSM framework, fully understanding the message and value, and communicating this with their stakeholders

The Service Value Chain

  • An operating model for service creation, delivery, and continual improvement
  • The six activities that form the Service Value Chain are intended to help the creation of products and services focused on value
  • The model is designed to be flexible and adaptable to different approaches and business needs

General Management Practices

  • Management practices are organisational resources designed to accomplish specific objectives
  • An overview of the four categories of organisational resources
  • Effective use of management practices will ensure businesses can put their service on the market quickly and efficiently

Service Management Principles

  • An overview of the various Service Management Practices designed to improve the implementation of ITIL® 4
  • Detailed outlines of Availability Management, Business Analysis, Change Control, and Release Management
  • The stages of Service Level Management, including defining, recording, and managing service levels

Technical Management Principles

  • Deployment Management is a key type of Technical Management and is designed to transfer new or changed software, hardware, processes, and documentation
  • Infrastructure and Platform Management enables the further monitoring of technology solutions
  • Software Development and Management ensures that applications meet internal and external stakeholder needs

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ITIL® 4 Foundation Course

£0.00 +VAT

Online learning is a great way to study and our e-learning courses are interactive and engaging.

Studying for your qualification online is a viable option for so many project managers:

  • Learning is completely flexible to suits your busy schedule
  • The interactive online course consists of voice-over and animation to keep you engaged throughout the learning
  • You can access it anywhere in the world and take your exam online at a time that suits you best
  • The Foundation e-learning will take around 10 hours to complete and includes a mock exam simulator with over 200 past questions so you can really test yourself before going for the real exam
  • Our pass rates are well in excess of the national average (nearly 100%!), there is really no reason you should fail!

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ITIL® 4 Foundation Course

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If you are looking to train a team of people, you’ll find that our onsite training is a viable and cost effective option for you. We will ensure that from the initial consultation of your requirements to the end result of the course, you and your learners will have had the best possible learning experience and we strive for the highest pass rates for your team.

We also offer group online training. Maybe you would like everyone to study online in order to save time out of the office? We offer great prices for multiple learners; the best way to find out the pricing for that is to complete this short form and we’ll come right back to you. Alternatively you can speak to one of our experts now on +44 (0)1270 626330.

ITIL® 4 Foundation Course

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Our Virtual Course platform delivers accredited and certified training, led by leading subject matter experts, direct to your home, mobile, computer or office without the hassle of travelling or staying away. It is so easy to fit in an online class into your busy schedule; simply log in from home, the office, or even while you are travelling.

Students can ask questions using a headset, webcam or a chat window, and get their questions answered, just like in a traditional classroom. Questions can be lined up and answered at intervals, without interrupting the teacher’s flow of thought. There is no difference in the level of interaction – in fact distractions are significantly reduced because of this way of teaching. Our trainers have a minimum of 10 years training experience, plus have previously run and managed live projects, so have real-life experience they bring to the virtual session.

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