|ITILÂ® 2011 Release Control & Validation (RCV) Certification Program|
|Langue : FR / UK (Nous contacter)||Référence : RCV||Durée : 5 jours|
|Formation en présentiel (Bertrange), à distance ou en vos locaux||Prix (Calendrier) : A définir|
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Cette formation est organisée uniquement à la demande d'un client et sera adaptée à ses besoins spécifiques.
AUDIENCE: The main target group for this ITIL® Intermediate Qualification Certificate includes, but is not restricted to: - IT professionals - Business managers - Business process owners - Individuals who require a deep understanding of the ITIL® Certificate in the Operational Support and Analysis processes and how it may be used to enhance the quality of IT service support within an organization - IT professionals who are working within an organization which has adopted and adapted ITIL® and who need to be informed about, and thereafter contribute to, an ongoing service improvement program - Operational staff involved in event management process, incident management process, request fulfillment process, problem management process, access management process, service desk, technical management, IT operations management and application management, and who wish to enhance their role-based capabilities - Individuals who have attained the ITIL® Foundation Certificate in IT Service Management and wish to advance to higher level ITIL® certifications - Individuals seeking the ITIL® Expert Certificate in IT Service Management for which this qualification can be one of the prerequisite modules - Individuals seeking progress toward the ITIL® Master Certificate in IT Service Management for which the ITIL Expert is a prerequisite PREREQUISITES: Candidates wishing to be trained and examined for this qualification must already hold the ITIL® Foundation Certificate in IT Service Management (the V3 Foundation or V2 Foundation plus Bridge Certificate) which shall be presented as documentary evidence to gain admission. - At least 30 contact hours (hours of instruction, excluding breaks, and not including summary review time) with an Accredited Training Organization (ATO) or an accredited e-learning solution) for this syllabus, as part of a formal, approved training course/scheme - 2 to 4 years’ professional experience working in IT Service Management is highly desirable - Hold the ITIL® Foundation Certificate in IT Service Management (or other appropriate earlier ITIL and bridge qualifications) - It is also recommended that candidates should complete at a minimum of 12 hours of personal study by reviewing the syllabus and the pertinent areas within the ITIL® core guidance in preparation for the examination, specifically Chapter 2: Service Management as a practice. - Change management - Service asset and configuration management - Service validation and testing - Release and deployment management - Request fulfillment - Change evaluation - Knowledge management Additionally, it is recommended that candidates: Have experience of working in a Service Management capacity within a service provider environment, with responsibility for at least one of the following management disciplines above *Before attending training for the certification it is also strongly recommended that candidates read the ITIL® Service Lifecycle core publications and, in particular, the ITIL® Service Strategy and Service Design publications.
DURATION: This program is offered over a 5-day period where it combines theoretical and hands-on knowledge transfer, including individual and group practical exercises. The Minimum number of students per session is 6 where the maximum is 18. - This five (5) days classroom training course with examination held on the afternoon of the 5th day is accredited by the examinations institute. - The course includes approximately 30 hours of student-instructor interaction, a sample and a formal examination. - The format of the examination consists of a closed book paper of 8 multiple choice complex questions, to be answered within 90 minutes. (Candidates sitting the examination in English and who do not have English as their first language will be allowed additional 30 minutes to allow use of a dictionary). The pass mark will be 70% or more â 28 or more correct answers.
ITILÂ® is a set of best practices guidance that has become a worldwide-adopted framework for IT Service Management by many Public & Private Organizations. Since early 1990, ITILÂ® has been evolving from focusing on Functions and Processes under versions 1 and 2 to focusing on the Full Service Lifecycle Management under current version.
In addition to the existing benefits of aligning IT goals and objectives with the business, improving quality and reducing cost of operation; ITSM and ITILÂ® now emphasizes the following areas:
- Assist in transforming IT Service Management onto a strategic business asset
- Assist in defining and managing the complete lifecycle of IT Service Management Process
- Provide guidance on the development of Services Strategy, the development of Service Design, the
Transition of Services from current to desired state, the Implementation and the Continuous improvement of those Services
Through lectures and practice exam questions participants explore the concepts of good practice in IT Service Management based on the ITILÂ® Edition 2011Framework.
The ITILÂ® Intermediate Qualification: Release Control and Validation Certificate is a free-standing qualification, but is also part of the ITILÂ® Intermediate Capability stream, and one of the modules that leads to the ITILÂ® Expert in IT Service Management. The purpose of this training module and the associated exam and certificate is, respectively, to impart, test, and validate the knowledge on industry practices in Service Management as documented in the ITILÂ® publication.
The success in achieving this certification is highly dependent upon participantsâ effort in doing their homework, and self-study before and during the program.
PROGRAM CONTENT & OBJECTIVES:
Through a series of lectures designed at achieving a clear understanding of the ITILÂ® Best Practice lifecycle approach and through various exercises, assignments and discussions, participants can expect to gain the competence in the following areas upon successful completion of the education and examination components related to this certification:
- The importance of Service Management as a practice concept and service transition principles, purpose and objective
- The importance of ITIL release, control and validation while providing service
- How all processes in ITIL release, control and validation interact with other service lifecycle processes
- What are the processes, activities, methods and functions used in each of the ITIL release, control and validation processes
- How to use the ITIL release, control and validation processes, activities and functions to achieve operational excellence
- How to measure ITIL release, control and validation
- The importance of IT security and its contributions to ITIL release, control and validation
- The technology and implementation considerations surrounding ITIL release, control and validation
- Change management as a capability to realize successful service transition
- Service validation and testing as a capability to ensure the integrity and the quality of service transition
- Service asset and configuration management as a capability to monitor the state of service transition
- Knowledge management as part of enhancing the on-going management decision support and service delivery capability
- Request fulfillment and change evaluation to ensure meeting committed service level performance
- Release, control and validation process roles and responsibilities
- Technology and implementation considerations
- Challenges, critical success factors and risks associated with ITIL release, control and validation
The program will cover the following modules:
The candidates will be able to understand, describe, identify, demonstrate, apply, distinguish, produce, decide or analyze
- Change Management
- Service Asset and Configuration Management
- Service Validation and Testing
- Release and Deployment Management
- Request Fulfillment
- Change Evaluation
- Knowledge Management
- RCV Roles and Responsibilities
- Technology and Implementation Considerations
- Summary, Exam Preparation and Directed Studies
- Instructor led Classroom based
- Virtual Web based
SIMULATION AND PRATICAL APPLICATION
We provide the students with real life experiences; for the purpose of discussion and to show the value of using best practice, we could use the client organization as âCase studyâ example (where private course is delivered).
This training program includes the following as reference documentation:
- Program slide presentation
- Syllabus Document
- ITILÂ® acronyms and glossary
- Sample examination questions and answers