Management Training

ITIL® 4 Managing Professional Transition

This module is a straightforward transition to ITIL® 4. It is designed to allow ITIL® v3 candidates to easily transition across to ITIL® 4. They can gain the designation of ITIL® 4 Managing Professional via a single training course and examination. It provides candidates with a clear understanding of the new ITIL® 4 concepts including the key differences between the previous iteration of ITIL® and the new one and how they can be practically applied. It highlights the key elements from each one of the four ITIL® Managing Professional (MP) modules: Create, Deliver and Support (CDS), Drive Stakeholder Value (DSV), High Velocity IT (HVIT), Direct, Plan and Improve (DPI)

Who should attend this course?
  • Existing ITIL® Expert qualification holders.
  • Candidates who wish to develop their ITIL® knowledge.
  • To participate to this transition module, delegates must be at Expert level or have a minimum of 17 v3 credits. Delegates who have not achieved this yet but already have more than 8 ITIL® v3 credits, can continue to collect their v3 Intermediate (by attending training or elearning) to enable them to be eligible to take the transition module.
    • To take the ITIL® 4 MP Transition exam, a candidate must hold the ITIL® Expert certificate or have a minimum of 17 credits from the ITIL® v3 Foundation and Intermediate/Practitioner modules.
    • ITIL® 4 Foundation can be accepted to replace ITIL® v3 Foundation, plus 15 credits from ITIL® Intermediate/Practitioner modules.

ITIL® Expert certificate or a minimum of 17 credits from the ITIL® v3 Foundation and Intermediate/Practitioner modules.

Exam Duration: 90 minutes, candidates taking the exam in a language that is not their native or working language may be awarded 25% extra time, that is 113 minutes in total.

Closed Book

40 multiple choice questions, which present four options from which one option is selected.

  • There are 23 questions at Bloom’s Level 2 = approx. 57.5%
  • There are 17 questions at Bloom’s Level 3 = approx. 42.5%

Provisional Pass mark: 70% or higher (28 correct answers)

Exam included at the end of the training (day 5).

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Understand the key concepts of service management

Describe the key concepts of service relationships

  • Service offering
  • Service relationship management
  • Service provision
  • Service consumption

Understand how the ITIL® 4 guiding principles can help an organization adopt and adapt service management

Describe the nature, use and interaction of the guiding principles

  • Focus on value
  • Start where you are
  • Progress iteratively with feedback
  • Collaborate and promote visibility
  • Think and work holistically
  • Keep it simple and practical
  • Optimize and automate

Understand the purpose and components of the ITIL® 4 service value system

Understand the activities of the service value chain, and how they interconnect

Describe the purpose of each value chain activity:

  • Plan
  • Improve
  • Engage
  • Design & transition
  • Obtain/build
  • Deliver & support

Understand how to plan and build a service value stream to create, deliver, and support services

Understand the concepts and challenges relating to the following across the service value system:

  • Organisational structure
  • Integrated/collaborative teams
  • Team capabilities, roles, competencies
  • Team culture and differences
  • Working to a customer-orientated mindset
  • Employee satisfaction measurement

Understand planning and managing resources in the service value system:

  • Team collaboration and integration
  • Workforce planning
  • Results based measuring and reporting

Know how to design, develop and transition a value stream for new services using the following ITIL® 4 practices:

  • Service design
  • Software development and Management
  • Deployment management
  • Release management
  • Service Validation and testing
  • Change Control

Know how to provide user support value stream using the following ITIL® 4 practices:

  • Service desk
  • Incident management
  • Problem management
  • Knowledge management
  • Service level management
  • Monitoring and event management
  • Know how to create, deliver and support services

Understand the use and value of the following across the service value system:

  • Buy vs build considerations
  • Sourcing options
  • Service integration and management (SIAM)

Understand  concepts regarding the high-velocity nature of the digital enterprise, including the demand it places on IT

Understand the following terms:

  • Digital organization
  • High velocity IT
  • Digital transformation
  • IT transformation

Understand when the transformation to high velocity IT is desirable and feasible.

Understand the five mid-level goals associated with digital products – to achieve:

  • Valuable ideas – strategically innovative and effective application of IT
  • Fast development – quick realization and delivery of IT services and IT-related products
  • Resilient operations – highly resilient IT services and IT-related products
  • Co-created value – effective interaction between service provider and consumer
  • Assured conformance – to governance, risk and compliance (GRC) requirements. “

Understand how high velocity IT relates to:

  • The service value system
  • The ITIL® 4 service value chain
  • The four dimensions of service management
  • The digital product lifecycle

Understand the digital product lifecycle in terms of value streams, goals and practices

Understand which principles and concepts help understand the high velocity IT and know how to use them:

  • Organizational system
  • Systems thinking
  • Complexity thinking
  • Promise theory
  • Digital products
  • Design thinking
  • Service-dominant logic
  • Ethics
  • Work
  • Lean
  • Agile
  • DevOps

Practical information


5 Days




€2700,00 + 3% VAT


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