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Start your new adventure into project and process improvement with this package that will give you the first level of both the PRINCE2® and Lean Six Sigma methodologies, providing you with a firm foundation to boost your career. [+]
PRINCE2® allows the project team to focus on key variables involved in any project (costs, timescales, quality, scope, risk and benefits) and allows the project manager to address the planning, delegation, monitoring and control of a project using a framework of specific processes and themes.Getting started and introduction to PRINCE2® PRINCE2® Principles PRINCE2® Processes PRINCE2® Themes PRINCE2® Exam Preparation and Techniques
IASSC Lean Six Sigma
Lean Six Sigma is a modern managerial concept and is the combination of two separate methodologies; Lean and Six Sigma. Lean is a methodology designed to improve business by preserving quality and value but with less work and Six Sigma is a system designed to improve the quality of process outputs by identifying and removing the causes of errors using statistical methods.... [-]
Demonstrate excellence in IT systems auditing by completing the industry-leading ISACA Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) course. [+]
In this training programme, you will learn the theories and practical skills necessary with this course designed to meet the rigorous requirements of ISACA.The information systems audit process and how it is applied in a real-world environment. The importance of applying information technology governance principles to maintain levels of security and availability. Defining and managing the information systems and infrastructure lifecycle to better plan for upgrade and replacements. Codifying IT service delivery and support mechanisms and levels to ensure that systems and users remain fully productive and issues are properly prioritised. Identifying critical information assets and designing systems to protect each from loss, theft or unauthorised access. Building a business continuity and disaster recovery strategy that will help keep the organisation running in the event of a major system failure. Who is it intended for? ... [-]
Study the intermediate level of the industry-standard Lean Six Sigma process improvement methodology and enhance your knowledge with a licensed affiliate. [+]
The course will give students the fundamental knowledge needed to use the principles of Lean Six Sigma to run processes more efficiently and improve the quality of the output by identifying and removing causes of defects.The Define phase during which projects are selected and wasteful elements are identified and action items are defined. The Measure phase is used to catalogue and analyse existing processes to define an operational baseline that can be used to calculate potential capability of each. The Analyse phase uses statistical analysis and hypothesis testing to model how processes may be improved and the potential value of each. The Improve phase helps students to identify the changes that will deliver the greatest business benefits before putting those plans into action. The Control phase then helps to monitor each change that is made and record any deviations from the predicted benefits, then how to action on the results. Who is it intended for? ... [-]
Excel in the project and operations management industries with this package that contains two world-renowned certifications for you to take a step above the competition. [+]
Our PRINCE2® course comes including the full syllabus from Axelos, as well as both official examinations for you to achieve Practitioner status:Getting started & Introduction to PRINCE2® Processes SU and IP Processes CS and MP Processes DP, SB & CP Organisation Theme Business Case Theme Risk Theme Plans Theme Quality Theme Change Theme Progress Theme Exam Preparation and Approaches IASSC Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Training & Exam
The course will give students the fundamental knowledge needed to use the principles of Lean Six Sigma to run processes more efficiently and improve the quality of the output by identifying and removing causes of defects.... [-]
ITIL® Managing Across the Lifecycle is a higher level of qualification within the ITIL® certification scheme. The certification aids students in being able to demonstrate knowledge of the ITIL® scheme in its entirety. [+]
The ITIL® Managing Across the Lifecycle course will help you to develop the skills you need to oversee the complete ITIL® service lifecycle and deliver the projected benefits and improvements.Building a communications framework that keeps stakeholders engaged and informed throughout the ITIL® lifecycle. Building robust processes to manage cases and issues across the entire service delivery framework. Using the framework to manage issues as they pass through each stage of the lifecycle. Arranging organisational structures to deliver high quality IT services and applying rules to ensure frameworks are adhered to. Putting the framework into operation and using measurement and assessment to implement a continuous improvement program that delivers a consistent, repeatable ROI. Who is it intended for? ... [-]
Monitor your project management team with expertise and efficiency by gaining the three industry-recognised certifications that will demonstrate your leadership, strategic and organisational skills. [+]
Our PRINCE2® course comes including the full syllabus from Axelos, as well as both official examinations for you to achieve Practitioner status:Getting started & Introduction to PRINCE2® Processes SU and IP Processes CS and MP Processes DP, SB & CP Organisation Theme Business Case Theme Risk Theme Plans Theme Quality Theme Change Theme Progress Theme Exam Preparation and Approaches MSP®
The package will take you through the course so you have an understanding of the benefits and principles underlying a structured approach to programme management.MSP® Introduction and Overview MSP® Framework and Concepts Vision Blueprint Design and Delivery Defining a Programme Planning and Control Benefits Realisation Management Organisation and the Programme Office The Business Case Leadership and Stakeholder Engagement Managing the Tranches Delivering the Capability and Realising the Benefits Quality Management Risk Management and Issue Resolution Closing a Programme Practical Work Exam Approaches and Preparation IASSC Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Training & Exam ... [-]
Master information systems security and get on your way to earning a globally recognised qualification which is seen as a benchmark in the industry with this Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP) course. [+]
The CISSP course will provide you with the knowledge to manage, operate, develop and plan an effective network security infrastructure in an enterprise environment.The principles of access control and how they can be strengthened and applied to keep unauthorised users out of a system. Telecommunications and network systems that need to be hardened to prevent data loss or theft. The role that information governance and risk management play in raising security standards and how they need to be applied to corporate information systems. The importance of secure software architecture and design to help ensure that in-house systems protect data and resources. Using cryptography to protect data in transit and prevent unauthorised access to files without the correct encryption keys. Using security architecture and design principles to limit data access and potential angles of attack. Monitoring, auditing and improving operations security to keep systems secure at the point of access. Designing and implementing business continuity and disaster recovery plans to help re-establish operations as quickly as possible following a serious outage. Legal obligations of data security and obligations that must be fulfilled in the event of a criminal investigation. Physical and environmental security considerations Who is it intended for? ... [-]
Become ITIL® Certified with an officially licensed affiliate. The ITIL® framework guides businesses to design and deliver IT solutions which will benefit both themselves and their customer. It is seen as the number one solution framework and approach to service management in the world. [+]
The ITIL® Foundation course provides students with comprehensive first-level training guaranteeing them a good understanding of ITIL® principles and how they can be applied to improve and formalize IT service operations.The service management lifecycle and the key stages used to manage service requests Defining a service strategy that meets the needs of all users of the IT service Implementing a service that supports the strategy Building intermediate delivery services that maintain standards during the transition period The operations required to maintain customers expected levels of service and transition Building a continual service improvement plan that keeps raising standards and customer satisfaction levels. Who is it intended for? ... [-]
Learn to successfully plan, test and implement new services that meet organizational needs and get certified with this ITIL® Intermediate – Release, Control and Validation training and exam package. [+]
The course will take students through the principles involved in controlling systems and software release, protect IT service offerings as a whole more effectively and validate the outcomes of these types of projects.Using transition planning and support to develop simplify the process of moving to new processes and systems. Using change management techniques and technology to record system/service changes to gauge effectiveness and provide a rollback reference if required. Release and deployment management techniques to assist with incremental system updates. Change evaluation guidelines to help assess the impact (positive or negative) of new system changes. Service Asset and Configuration Management (SACM), providing a centralized repository for the capture of system changes. Request fulfillment – delivery the changes demanded by service users and other factors. Service validation and testing routines to verify that frameworks and policies are working as expected. Knowledge management techniques and technology to ensure that valuable lessons are captured and shared with other key stakeholders. Who is it intended for? ... [-]
Gain a full understanding of the SQL Server environment and be able to implement that knowledge into a business context, aiding you in your search for employment opportunities. [+]
This course package covers everything from the core fundamentals of querying tables through to building an enterprise-class data warehouse.
As with all of our technical IT packages, we provide 12 months unlimited access to our dedicated Live Labs. This live equipment allows students to input their knowledge and put it to the test by recreating course scenarios and roaming around the live environment without putting their system at risk. It’s a very cost-effective and risk-free way to ensure an understanding of the key Microsoft concepts.
This course is made up of three modules:
Microsoft 70-461: Querying SQL Server 2012The Transact-SQL (T-SQL) language and how to build efficient queries, stored procedures and views that return key information quickly. How to combine datasets, rank results and extend tables programmatically. Optimise T-SQL statements for the most efficient operation. Extend reporting and data transfer capabilities using XML. Microsoft 70-462: Administering SQL Server 2012 Databases Appreciate the correct way to install and use add-on components, instances and services. Build systems for high availability environments using AlwaysOn, mirroring and replication to keep data online at all times. How to protect information from loss using database backup, restore and disaster recovery (DR) techniques. Securing database contents by configuring permissions, alerts, logins, roles and more. Practical troubleshooting, maintenance and optimisation techniques Microsoft 70-463: Implementing a Data Warehouse with SQL Server 2012 Advanced data management concepts like data cleansing techniques and Extract Transform Load (ETL) package development and scheduling will keep... [-]
Begin the process of building a structured IT service offering using the world-renowned ITIL® service management methodology to provide the framework. [+]
The course is an overview of the ITIL® framework and how to apply it. The student will have a good understanding of the principles of ITIL® and how they can be applied to improve and formalise their own IT service operations.The service management lifecycle and the key stages used to manage service requests. Defining a service strategy that meets the needs of all users of the IT service. Implementing a service that supports the strategy. Building intermediate delivery services that maintain standards during the transition period. The operations required to maintain customers expected levels of service and satisfaction. Building a continual service improvement plan that keeps raising standards and customer satisfaction levels. Who is it intended for? ... [-]
Gain your PRINCE2® Practitioner status by completing the Practitioner stage with this PRINCE2® course and official Practitioner Exam package. [+]
The PRINCE2® Practitioner qualification is your next and final step towards becoming a certified PRINCE2® Practitioner. The Practitioner is vital to becoming a project manager as it allows you to apply everything you learned from the Foundation into any practical project environment, no matter the industry.Course Introduction Overview and Concepts Starting up a Project & Initiating a Project Controlling a Stage & Managing Product Delivery Directing a Process; how the DP process helps to support the seven principles, Managing a Stage Boundary & Closing a Project Organisation Theme Business Case Theme Risk Theme Plans Theme Quality Theme Change Theme Progress Theme Exam Approaches and Preparation Who is it intended for? ... [-]
Master the process improvement framework Lean Six Sigma with this course with a licensed affiliate. [+]
Fully accredited by the IASSC, this Lean Six Sigma Black Belt course will give students the necessary knowledge and techniques they need to lead a process improvement team. You will be able to deploy resources and apply the correct methodologies to perform useful statistical experiments to help identify new efficiencies and savings.The Define phase during which projects are outlined, elements of waste are identified and the management decisions required to move forward. The Measure phase which is used to catalogue and analyse existing processes to define an operational baseline that can be used to calculate potential capability of each. The Analyse phase uses statistical analysis and hypothesis testing to model how processes may be improved and the potential value of each improvement without affecting existing systems. The Improve phase helps students to identify the changes that will deliver the greatest business benefits before putting those plans into action. The Control phase monitors each change that is made and record any deviations from the predicted benefits. The results will then be able to demand what actions should be taken. Who is it intended for? ... [-]
Get certified as a PRINCE2® Practitioner and get expert support for the duration of your course with the Mentor+ programme. [+]
The PRINCE2® Practitioner status is one that many organisations perceive to be a minimum requirement for anyone who is looking to lead a project or be involved in a project team at a senior level. Not only do the organisations benefit from projects that are controlled and managed to this standard, but the individuals who hold the qualification and understand PRINCE2® as a methodology can implement the theories and processes to have a more successful career. Get access to your own personal PRINCE2® expert who will provide mentoring, support, industry insight, trends and information. Students will also get access to further career development information with free intro courses in related methodologies such as PRINCE2® Agile, AgilePM and ITIL®.... [-]
Take the first step in gaining your PRINCE2® certification by completing the Foundation stage with this PRINCE2® course and official Foundation exam. [+]
PRINCE2® allows the project team to focus on key variables involved in any project (costs, timescales, quality, scope, risk and benefits) and allows the project manager to address the planning, delegation, monitoring and control of a project using a framework of specific processes and themes.Getting started and introduction to PRINCE2® PRINCE2® Principles PRINCE2® Processes PRINCE2® Themes PRINCE2® Exam Preparation and Techniques Who is it intended for?
The PRINCE2® Foundation is for anyone who is looking to get the best possible start in a career in project management. Whether you are at entry-level or if you are keen to pursue a more senior role the PRINCE2® Foundation should be seen as a key focal point in giving your career the perfect boost.... [-]