COBIT5 Implementation Course


High Level Course Learning Objectives: On completion of this training and exam, candidates will be able to apply the COBIT 5 good practice continual improvement lifecycle approach to GEIT, tailored to suit the needs of a specific enterprise. In particular to:

  • Analyse the enterprise drivers
  • Apply the implementation challenges, their root causes and success factors
  • Assess current process capability (As Is)
  • Determine target process capability (To Be)
  • Scope and plan improvements
  • Consider practical implementation factors
  • Identify and avoid potential pitfalls
  • Leverage the latest good practices
  • Apply the COBIT 5 continual improvement lifecycle approach to address these requirements and establish and maintain a sustainable approach to governing and managing enterprise IT as “normal business practice”.

Who Should Attend?

  • IT specialists who want to learn how to implement COBIT 5
  • IT Management who want to get an appreciation of how to use COBIT 5 for their project and programme initiatives.
  • Project & Programme managers who want to add COBIT 5 Implementation to their experience.
  • Consultants who want to be able to implement COBIT 5 at their clients.

Prerequisites: Successful Completion of the COBIT 5 Foundation Exam

Duration: 3 Days / 20 Hours including EXAM


Syllabus area title

  • Introduction
  • Positioning GEIT & First Steps/Getting Started
  • Initiate the Programme Phase 1
  • Q1 – Case study using sample paper
  • Define Problems and Opportunities Phases 2 & 3
  • Q2 – Case study using sample paper


  • Plan and Execute Phases 4 & 5
  • Q3 – Case study using sample paper
  • Realise the Benefits Phases 6& 7
  • Q4 – Case study using sample paper


  • COBIT 5 Implementation Exam

Implementation Exam Format:

  • Objective testing
  • 4 questions per paper with 20 marks available per question
  • 40 marks or more required to pass (out of 80 available) – 50%
  • 2 ½ hours duration
  • Open book (‘COBIT 5 Implementation’ book only).