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Shaggy Newbie Joined: Nov 29, 2007 Posts: 9
Posted: Fri Jan 04, 2008 4:31 am Post subject: ITIL Foundation v2 vs v3
I am provisionally booked on a v3 course but am now having doubts as to whether I should do a v2 one instead.
I'm new to ITIL but have over 10 years IT experience working in various support functions with my current role being, for all intents and purposes, a hands-on IT Mngr one.
The aim of pursuing the Foundation certificate is to pursue a more ITIL focussed career path of SDM or similar.
Out of the two versions, which would give me a better grounding of ITIL as well as reaching my career objective?
UKVIKING Senior Itiler Joined: Sep 16, 2006 Posts: 3475 Location: London, UK
Posted: Fri Jan 04, 2008 7:05 pm Post subject:
look in the certification and discussion forums for the answer _________________ John Hardesty
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Change Management is POWER & CONTROL. /....evil laughter
Jayne Newbie Joined: Feb 14, 2007 Posts: 8
Posted: Mon Jan 21, 2008 11:11 pm Post subject:
If you have the option, v3 is obviously the best for the future. But John is right: this is covered in detail in other threads.
LizGallacher Senior Itiler Joined: Aug 31, 2005 Posts: 550 Location: UK
Posted: Tue Jan 22, 2008 7:56 am Post subject:
I disagree that V3 is obviously the best, especially at the moment. V2 will help you in your day to day work. V3 Foundation is only intended to be an overview, and you cannot sit the later exams until they are available, which could be many months . _________________ Liz Gallacher,
Accredited ITIL and ISO/IEC20000 Trainer and Consultant - Freelance
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