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P3O® Foundation

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Course Overview

The purpose of P3O® is to provide universally applicable processes, techniques and tools that facilitate senior management’s decision making on prioritisation, dependencies, risks and deployment of resources. If your current role involves directing, monitoring and controlling projects, you will find this certificate extremely useful for career development.

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Entry Requirements

There are no specific prerequisites. Some appreciation of the ideas and principles of services may be useful to provide context.


Managers attempting to provide a structure for prioritisation and control of corporate organisational investments, particularly those using PRINCE2® and MSP®, although any methodology can be effectively improved using the P3O model.

Delivery Strategy
  • Self-paced eLearning course (3 month expiry).
  • Online examination accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days per week (12-month expiry).
  • Access to textbook and learning resources.
Learning Outcomes
  • Articulate an overview of different ways the P3O can add value.
  • Recall and understand key reasons and benefits required to get senior management approval for the P3O.
  • Identify the different P3O models and the need to adapt to the organisation’s needs, taking into account the organisation’s size and portfolio, program and project management maturity.
  • Identify the key elements of a plan to either implement or re-energise a P3O.
  • Recall the different purposes of a range of tools and techniques required in the P3O.
Exam Format
  • Closed book
  • 60 minute duration.
  • 35 out of 70 pass mark.
Certification Issuance

Upon successful completion of the exam, students will receive their certificate directly from PeopleCert.

Exam Terms and Conditions

By enrolling in this course you accept to adhere to the terms and conditions of the LMS.

By enrolling in this course you acknowledge that a 12-month exam voucher will be purchased and issued to you, it is your responsibility to book your own exam.

By enrolling in this course you acknowledge that the exam is a single attempt examination. Following successful completion of the exam a digital certificate will be issued from the certifying body.

Student Resources

Students will receive a digital version of the textbook.


Course Name Cost (AUD - incl. GST) Enrolment
P3O Foundation - eLearning Public 2024 $1,452.00

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  • Duration

    3 days trainer led (enquire), or self-paced online:

  • Duration

    3 month eLearning access

  • Exams

    12 month exam voucher

  • Language


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