P3O® Foundation

Accredited training with examination in the field of implementation and operation of project, program and portfolio offices.

The training is intended for all individuals and organizations seeking to implement or revitalize the Portfolio, Program and Project Office. The course covers several types of P3O models suitable for small, medium and large organizations with diverse business activities. It explains which selection criteria are assigned to the appropriate model and what services provided by P3O to the organization can be designed.

The training prepares you for the P3O Foundation exam and for obtaining an international certificate.

WARNING! According to the guidelines of the accreditation, the training can only be purchased together with the certification exam from 1.11.2019.

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Natalia Wawer

Natalia Wawer

(+48) 801 55 66 32

For whom?

  • senior management who implements the strategic goals of the organization
  • initiative portfolio managers
  • employees of project, program and portfolio offices
  • managing programs and projects in various roles

from 2549 PLN (VAT not included)


3 days



Training details
Exam and certification

The training acquaints the participant with the standard of operation and the method of implementing Portfolio Offices, Programs and Projects.

It presents the principles of efficiently obtaining value from change initiatives and indicates the role of P3O in meeting them. It also explains the benefits of implementing P3O in the organization, e.g. setting standards and rules for portfolio, program and project management, enforcing compliance with the rules and monitoring progress or providing direct support to the portfolio, programs and projects on the basis of professional services.

Before the training, students receive additional materials that allow them to familiarize themselves with the basic concepts, which are then discussed in detail during the training.

The course is divided into modules. After each of them, sample exam questions are solved, which allows for gradual building of knowledge and effective preparation for the subsequent test.

Table of contents:

  • Introduction to P3O
  • Why is it worth having P3O
  • P3O models
  • P3O's roles
  • P3O tools
  • P3O techniques
  • MSP in a nutshell
  • Identifying a fixed P3O
  • Permanent P3O implementation
  • Temporary P3O life cycle

Our participants get:

  • classes conducted by an accredited trainer
  • accredited training materials
  • friendly atmosphere of learning and exchange of experiences
  • taking the exam and obtaining international certification
  • catering - coffee breaks and lunch
  • participation diploma

During the training, participants are provided with valuable tips, comments and information necessary to pass the exam.

Students also get access to mock exams, which allow them to familiarize themselves with the structure of the test and to check their skills.

Certification covers the material discussed in the training.

The P3O Foundation certificate is awarded for lifetime.

Exam details:

  • Duration: 60 minutes
  • Volume: 75 single-choice test questions (1 answer out of 4)
  • Positive result: 47% of correct answers (35 points)
  • Language: Polish, English


The exam is available:

  • on paper (during stationary training)
  • in electronic version (during online training).

Take2 – re-sit exam option

Take2 has been prepared for participants who want to feel more confident when taking the exam. This solution is currently available for Peoplecert-accredited exams only.

Purchasing this product allows you to re-take the exam in case the first attempt fails.

The possibility of using this solution applies to both paper and electronic exams. Regardless of the form of the first exam, the second approach is always online exam.

Purchasing a second exam approach is binding and non-refundable/changeable. Take2 is executed only in case of failure in the first attempt (it does not give the opportunity to improve the result from the first approach).

The cost of Take2 is 285 PLN + VAT, which is a small part of the price of the exam. The purchase can be made through the Application Form: just check the option "Take2 – re-sit exam option".

P3O® Foundation

20-12-2021, Zdalne/Remote

days: 3

from 2549 PLN