Managing Successful Programmes (MSP®) Foundation & Practitioner with Foundation Exam
MSP® (Managing Successful Programmes)

Managing Successful Programmes (MSP®) Foundation & Practitioner with Foundation Exam

Course Overview

Learn how to manage successful programmes by completing the MSP® Foundation and Practitioner course. Since 1999, Managing Successful Programmes has been a world-leading qualification for professionals who want to demonstrate industry best practice in project management and business strategy execution.

Designed to help professionals with little or no experience, the Managing Successful Programmes (MSP) Foundation & Practitioner Package begins with the basics of programme management before moving on to the Practitioner, or expert, level. By completing both courses that make up the package, students will be fully prepared to sit and pass the MSP Foundation & Practitioner examinations.

Upon completion of both Foundation and Practitioner exams, students will have mastered the fundamental techniques of programme management. They will also have acquired the knowledge required to pass both Foundation and Practitioner level exams and earn the accompanying qualifications.

This course is available in a Virtual Classroom format. 

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Key features
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Exam: Included
  • Course Access: 6 months
  • Fully accredited courseware
  • Interest-free Payments
  • Unlimited Tutor Support
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Key features
  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Exam: Included
  • Course Access: 6 months
  • Fully accredited courseware
  • Interest-free Payments
  • Unlimited Tutor Support
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Why study the MSP Foundation & Practitioner course with e-Careers?

We have developed an expert team over the last 10 years since our inception. In that time, we have trained over 600,000 delegates globally, which has helped offer the highest quality training, and we have earned a 5-star rating on Trustpilot, from over 10,000 students. 

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

You will also benefit from:

  •    A greater understanding of project and programme management techniques, and how they are applied in a corporate environment.
  •    Knowledge of how to improve project and programme management team performance.
  •    Online course materials so you can learn whenever and wherever is suitable for you.

Is the Managing Successful Programmes suitable for me? 

The MSP Foundation & Practitioner training is suitable for:

  •    Project and programme managers who want to sharpen their skills or to earn a globally-recognised qualification
  •    Project team members who need to better understand and apply the processes involved in their corporate programmes
  •    Employees who want to improve their chances of promotion
  •    Individuals who would like to cross-train for a career in programme and project management

What jobs can I apply for after my MSP training? 

MSP will help you to manage large business transformation projects, or groups of projects that make up a programme. These skills will be key in a career in project or programme management.

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)

Managing Successful Programmes Syllabus

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

Managing Successful Programmes Exam Details

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MSP Foundation Exam

Exam Format - Multiple choice

Duration – 60 minutes

Pass Mark – 36/ 60 (60%)

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