Managing Successful Programmes (MSP) Foundation & Practitioner – Classroom Course in Slough

This Managing Successful Programmes (MSP) Virtual Classroom training in Slough course was developed as a solution to create a solution for executing business transformational change. Over time it has become an internationally recognised program management methodology.

Our MSP Foundation & Practitioner training course is delivered by Virtual Classroom with our expert trainers, who will help you learn and successfully demonstrate industry best practice in project management and business strategy execution.

The Foundation level teaches you the basics of programme management, and the Practitioner level, guides you through implementing the theory.

This training course is also available in an Online format.

Key features
  • Delivery Method: Virtual Classroom
  • Exams: Included
  • Duration: 4 Days
  • Accredited by APMG
  • Join a community of over 575,000 learners
  • Interest-Free Payments

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Key features
  • Delivery Method: Virtual Classroom
  • Exams: Included
  • Duration: 4 Days
  • Accredited by APMG
  • Join a community of over 575,000 learners
  • Interest-Free Payments
Course Details

We have developed an expert team over the last 10 years since our inception. In that time, we have trained over 575,000 delegates globally, which has helped offer the highest quality training.

By refining our processes, partner relationships, and course materials, we can offer high-quality training solutions for our delegates. 

You will also benefit from:

  •    Fast-track your learning with our Virtual Classroom course in Slough
  •    Enhance your career prospects
  •    Learn from expert trainers, with vast experience in this field
  •    We offer interest-free payment options

Our MSP Foundation & Practitioner Virtual Classroom training course in Slough would be beneficial to you, if you are a:

  •    Project or Programme Manager looking to enhance your skills.
  •    Project team member who needs to understand and apply the processes involved in corporate programmes.
  •    Individuals considering a career change into programme and project management.
  •    Project and Programme Managers looking to study towards the full MSP qualification for experience and validation.

Earning MSP professional qualifications will benefit individuals and organisations in many ways.

Benefits for Individuals

  •    Embark on a lucrative career.
  •    Salary’s range from £40-80k.
  •    High employability.
  •    Gain the knowledge, tools, and skills many Project Managers lack.
  •    Understand how to manage changes and risks efficiently.
  •    Become a great leader, with excellent interpersonal and communication skills. 

Benefits to organisations

  •    More effective delivery of change.
  •    Improve control of costs, standards, and quality.
  •    Provide comprehensive definition of roles and responsibilities within the business.

Earning your MSP certificates will provide you with the necessary skills to manage large business transformation projects, or groups of projects that make up a programme.

Typical job roles with MSP certifications include:

  •    Graduate Programme Manager - £35k
  •    Portfolio Programme Manager - £60k
  •    Programme Manager – £60k
  •    Applications Programme Manager - £65k
  •    Programme Manager Digital Transformation - £70k
  •    Portfolio Programme Manager - £70k
  •    Delivery Programme Director - £100k

(Source: Glassdoor)

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Learning Outcome

Foundation Level

  •    Be able to demonstrate an understanding of the various components of the MSP best practice programme management framework.
  •    Successfully describe each step of the MSP journey and activities needed to guide a programme throughout its lifecycle
  •    Be able to outline relevant aspects of MSP themes, principles, and lifecycle in context

Practitioner Level

  •    Expand on the knowledge you’ve gained from the Foundation Level.
  •    Be able to demonstrate sufficient ability to tailor and apply the MSP programme management framework.
  •    Start applying the framework to real programmes in your organisation.

MSP Syllabus

  •    MSP philosophy and structure
  •    The 7 MSP Principles
  •    The 7 governance themes
  •    The 7 processes in the programme lifecycle

MSP Exams

MSP Foundation Exam

Exam Format - Multiple choice

Duration – 60 minutes

Open Book – No

Pass Mark – 36/ 60 (60%)

MSP Practitioner Exam

Exam Format - Scenario based multiple choice

Duration - 2.5 hours

Open book – Yes (MSP® publication only)

Pass Mark – 42/70 (60%)

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Our Slough Venue
Slough is a town in the Royal County of Berkshire, within the county of Buckinghamshire. Slough has developed a great reputation as a hub for companies such as Mars, Telefonica O2, Ferrari, DHL and e-Careers.

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