ITIL Practitioner Fast Track

2 days


The course is designed to take you beyond your existing Foundation level understanding of the ITIL framework, and provides a toolkit and guidance to allow you to become a confident ITIL Practitioner. By working with world-class organisations, we are uniquely able to bring you a course that will give you the best opportunity to develop your service management career and enable you to have the essential skills to apply ITIL in your organisation.

Although ITIL Foundation is a pre-requisite for ITIL Practitioner, ITIL Practitioner will not be a pre-requisite for the ITIL Intermediate qualifications or ITIL Advanced courses . Candidates will receive 3 credits for successfully passing the examination and these can be used towards higher levels of ITIL certification.

Target Audience:

  • This course is aimed at all levels of IT service professionals
  • The course will be specfically of interest to those individuals who need to have the key skills to be able to begin to know 'how' to adopt and adapt ITIL in there organisation


The ITIL Practitioner certificate exam is a scenario-based, multi-choice, open-book style exam supported by a case study. Delegates during the exam will be allowed to refer to the newly published ITIL Practitioner Guidance book from AXELOS, which is provided as part of the courseware. There are 40 questions to be completed in 1 hour 45 minutes. Each question will have 4 possible answer options, and the pass mark is 28 marks from 40 (70%).

Skills Gained

By attending the ITIL Practitioner course, candidates should be able to apply and understand how to use ITIL guidance to deliver service improvement within their organisations.

Specifically delegates will:

  • Be able to use IT Service Management concepts that are important drivers of continual service improvement.
  • Be able to apply the ITSM guiding principles in a real-world context.
  • Be able to apply the CSI approach to manage improvements in a given organizational context.
  • Be able to use metrics and measurement to enable continual service improvement.
  • Be able to communicate effectively to enable continual service improvement.
  • Be able to apply organizational change management to support continual service improvement.


Prior to attending your course, you need to ensure you satisfy the pre-requisite of holding either of the following certifications:

  • ITIL Foundation Certificate in IT Service Management (V3 or 2011)
  • ITIL v2 Foundation Certificate AND v2 to v3 Foundation Bridge exam

Essential Prerequisites

Proof of prerequisites must be sent to no later than 5 working days prior to the start of the event. This evidence MUST be reproduced on the day of the exam to the trainer. When submitting evidence to , please include your booking reference number which can be found on your Joining Instructions.Acceptable forms of prerequisite confirmation are as follows:

  • A copy of the candidates examination certificate
  • Confirmed entry in the AXELOS Successful Candidate Register. You will need to provide the full SCR number (registration/candidate number located on your certificate).

Delegates without evidence of the prerequisites will NOT be permitted to sit the exam.You will receive electronic pre-course reading prior to attending the course. It is a


part of the course attendance that delegates should spend a minimum of 2 to 3 hours reviewing the documents prior to the course. The documents cover 2 main elements (contained in 4 pdf files)

1 - A 28 page Pre-course reading booklet pdf, that covers some of the key basic learning of the ITIL Practitioner syllabus. Delegates are required to have studied and understood the content of this pdf as a

part of pre-course learning, prior to attending the course.

2 - A subset of questions, in a separate pdf file, selected from an ITIL Practitioner sample exam that are designed to test the delegates understanding of the materials in the 28 page pre-course reading booklet. Delegates will need to have attempted these questions whilst referring to the separately provided exam scenario booklet, prior to attending the course. Also provided in the pre-course reading are the answers and rationale to these sample questions.

During the classroom element of the course the same scenario booklet will then be used to base exercises around, to bring the ITIL Practitioner content into focus. The same scenario will then also be used during the actual end of course exam, so it is essential that delegates will need to have familiarised themselves with the content of the scenario.

Proof of identification:

BCS allow additional time for candidates who have a disability or whose native language differs to that of the examination paper. Full details are provided in the BCS Reasonable Adjustments Policy which is available to view on the BCS website. If you believe you qualify for this then please notify the Exam Administration team on the details below as early as possible. At least two weeks' notice will be required for processing this request. Delegates failing to advise CourseMonster and provide evidence when requested, may not be allowed the additional support offered via the BCS policy. CourseMonster Exam Administration can be contacted by email or by phone 44(0) 1793 696162.

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.

Submit an enquiry from any page on this site, and let us know you are interested in the requirements box, or simply mention it when we contact you.

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Course Location Days Cost Date
Onsite2 1000 £1000 2019-05-20