Portfolio, Programme & Project Offices (P30®) Courses

Blue Maple ProjectCertificationP30 Foundation and Practitioner Course

Course Overview

The P3O course was designed for individuals who are interested in studying the P3O guidance in a classroom environment under the guidance of an experienced facilitator. There are 2 levels to the P3O certification program: Foundation and Practitioner. The Foundation level is conducted over 3 days while the Practitioner course runs for an additional 2 days (5 days in total for Foundation & Practitioner).

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Success!P30 Course Options:

  • Foundation: 3 Days
  • Foundation & Practitioner: 4.5 Days
  • Practitioner: 1.5 Days (Students must have passed the Foundation exam)

 

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Portfolio, Programme & Project Offices (P30®) Courses

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P30 is a structured guidance including principles, processes and techniques that will assist organisations to setup, develop and maintain support sturctures for the change initiatives taking place within their organisations. It is designed to provide a framework covering the variety of models companies may want to consider when putting in place structures to support their projects, programs and portfolios.

P30 is used extensively by organisations around the world and is widely recognised and used in the private sector both in Australia and internationally. P3O is based on the experience of experts in P3O from both public and private sectors to ensure the guidance provides a best practice approach and includes the latest innovative approaches.

Who should attend?

This course is suitable for:

  • Project and Programme Managers
  • Portfolio/Programme and Project Office Managers
  • PMO staff
  • Project support staff
  • Senior Managers overseeing portfolios/programmes
  • Plus anyone interested in effective management of change initiatives

 

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The P3O course provides students with indepth knowledge and understanding on the practical application of the P3O guidance. Upon completion of the Foundation level students should be comfortable working as part of a team in a portfolio, programme or project office. Students who complete the Practitioner level should be comfortable managing one of the offices using the guidance. Students will receive either a certificate in P3O at the Foundation level or P3O Practitioner certificate depending on the course selected.

Who should attend?

This course is suitable for:

  • Project and Programme Managers
  • Portfolio/Programme and Project Office Managers
  • PMO staff
  • Project support staff
  • Senior Managers overseeing portfolios/programmes
  • Plus anyone interested in effective management of change initiatives

 

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The course is based on the Portfolio, Programme and Project Offices manual. The course covers the Principles, Process and Techniques of P3O along with how to tailor the guidance.

Participants will work through the lifecycle from understanding the need for a P3O model through to establishing and operating the model. During this journey they will consider all key aspects of the P3O guidance including:

  • P3Ointroduction
  • Why have a P3O
  • Developing the P3O Business Case
  • What are the P3O models
  • Roles and Responsibilities
  • Tailoring the models

  • Implementing a P3O
  • The P3O lifecycle
  • Operating a P3O
  • Critical success factors
  • Tools
  • Techniques

Who should attend?

This course is suitable for:

  • Project and Programme Managers
  • Portfolio/Programme and Project Office Managers
  • PMO staff
  • Project support staff
  • Senior Managers overseeing portfolios/programmes
  • Plus anyone interested in effective management of change initiatives

 

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This is an open course with no pre-requisite qualifications. Any experience in project environments would be beneficial.

Who should attend?

This course is suitable for:

  • Project and Programme Managers
  • Portfolio/Programme and Project Office Managers
  • PMO staff
  • Project support staff
  • Senior Managers overseeing portfolios/programmes
  • Plus anyone interested in effective management of change initiatives

 

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To achieve the P3O qualifications, participants will need to successfully complete the relevant exams.

1. P3O Foundation Exam: this is a 60 minute multiple choice exam

2. P3O Practitioner Exam: this is a 150 minute Objective Test Exam

Participants must pass the Foundation exam before proceeding to the Practitioner exam.

Who should attend?

This course is suitable for:

  • Project and Programme Managers
  • Portfolio/Programme and Project Office Managers
  • PMO staff
  • Project support staff
  • Senior Managers overseeing portfolios/programmes
  • Plus anyone interested in effective management of change initiatives

 

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