Introduction to Managing Successful Programmes (MSP®) Online


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What is the Introduction to MSP Programme Management course?

This is the perfect course for individuals who ultimately wish to become fully certified Registered Practitioners in the MSP Programme Management methodology. At the end of the online course, you will have benefited from a detailed overview of MSP Programme Management. You'll have also gained a working knowledge of how it is used to gain tangible results in line with the corporate vision when it comes to software projects.

Available delivery methods for this course




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Key features of the course

  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Tutor Support Available
  • Course Access: 3 months
  • Accredited by PeopleCert on behalf of AXELOS
  • Study anytime, anywhere
  • 24/7 access
Introduction to Managing Successful Programmes (MSP®) Online
£33 ex. VAT

Introduce yourself to the MSP Programme Management methodology to get an overview of how you can execute business change strategies.

Is the Introduction to MSP Programme Management course right for me?

There are no prerequisites to embark on this course, so it is suitable for anyone currently working or planning a career in project management who has identified a need to become proficient with MSP Programme Management.

What job could I get with an Introduction to MSP Programme Management?

Gaining a basic understanding of MSP Programme Management will provide the perfect springboard for your career managing projects – sign up today to get started on project career.

Why study the Introduction to MSP Programme Management online course with e-Careers?

  • All the resources you need to successfully complete the course are included in the package.
  • Your learning experience is enhanced with interactive and video elements incorporated in the modules.
  • You can embed your knowledge with the notes supporting each lesson and extend it by using the references for further reading and study.
  • Monitor your learning with regular progress reports.
  • Use the forums to engage with your peers.
  • Email support and interactive support material are available to you.
  • Access to the course content is for three months, with no need to sit any exams.
  • Online study gives you the flexibility to work in your own time at your own pace.
  • The course provides you with a clear path towards becoming a registered practitioner with MSP Programme Management.

What are the Introduction to Managing Successful Programmes online course modules?

The units are split into two modules of study; Getting Started and Introduction to MSP.

Getting started covers the following areas:

  • What is a programme?
  • What is programme management?
  • The characteristics of portfolios
  • Programmes and projects
  • ‘Drivers for change’ and the programme environment
  • Types of programme and programme impacts

Introduction to MSP covers the following areas:

  • MSP terminology
  • The MSP framework
  • MSP structure including principles themes and the transformational flow

What does the online Introduction to MSP Programme Management course cover?

  • Gain understanding of the basic principles of the MSP Programme Management methodology.
  • Learn why MSP is used and the benefits it can provide to an organisation.
  • Get an appreciation of the structure and control gained when MSP Programme Management is put into practice.
  • Learn about the characteristics of different portfolios and how they are best used.
  • Understand the different types of programmes and the impact they can have.
  • Become familiar with MSP terminology, the MSP framework and the MSP structure.

The MSP® courses on this page are offered by Spoce ATO/Affiliate of AXELOS Limited. MSP® is a registered trade mark of AXELOS Limited. All rights reserved.

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