The ITIL 4 Foundation course is the entry level course for certification in IT Service Management (ITSM). This course covers the latest version (4 released 2019) of ITIL®. ITIL has led the IT Service Management (ITSM) industry with guidance, training and certification programmes for over 30 years. ITIL 4 brings ITIL up to date in 2019 by re-shaping much of the established ITSM practices in the wider context of customer experience, value streams, and digital transformation, as well as embracing new ways of working, such as Lean, Agile, and DevOps.
The key components of the ITIL 4 framework are the Service Value System and the Four Dimensions model.
Service value system, (SVS) represents how components and activities of the organization facilitate value creation through IT-enabled services. Core components of the ITIL SVS are:
- ITIL service value chain
- ITIL practices
- ITIL guiding principles
- Governance and
- Continual improvement
This course prepares students for the ITIL 4 Foundation exam. The ITIL 4 Foundation certificate is a requirement for attending any of the ITIL Managing Professional and ITIL Strategic leader modules that lead up to the ITIL master qualification.
Purpose of the exam is to test if participants can demonstrate enough recall and understanding of the ITIL 4 service management framework, as described in the AXELOS syllabus, to take the test and be awarded the ITIL 4 Foundation qualification.
This program will be conducted with interactive lectures, PowerPoint presentation, discussion and practical exercise.
There are no pre-requisites for this course, although a basic knowledge of Service Management concepts will be helpful.
Individuals at the start of their journey in Service Management; ITSM Managers and aspiring ITSM Managers; Individuals working in other parts of “IT” (digital, product, development) with strong interface with service delivery; Existing ITIL qualification holders wishing to update their knowledge.