Title: Managing Successful Programmes (MSP®) Foundation & Practitioner
Duration: 5 Days
Certification Exam(s): MSP® 5th Edition Foundation & Practitioner
Pre-course Reading: 4-5 Hours
Rating: 5 Star
Support: Fully Available
Dates and Prices Course Information
Managing Successful Programmes (MSP®) is a globally recognised framework for best practice programme management. Programmes are temporary structures used by organizations to lead investments in change.
Managing Successful Programmes (MSP®) is specifically designed to address the most common challenges that organizations encounter when leading investments in change. It is designed to align programmes and projects to organizational strategy and to provide governance. It focuses on the outcomes of benefits, whilst mitigating risks and actively engaging stakeholders.
Managing Successful Programmes (MSP®) 5th edition consists of a set of principles, themes and processes that provide a clear roadmap for the programme lifecycle and ensure successful organizational outcomes:
Managing Successful Programmes (MSP®) 5th edition emphasizes more flexibility, adaptability, and responsiveness by adopting an incremental approach to the programme lifecycle and thus enabling organizational agility.
Managing Successful Programmes (MSP) training course and certification provides delegates with a structured framework (for organizations of all sizes and from all sectors) to improve practices, offer better services and more effectively prepare for the future.
Programme management using Managing Successful Programmes (MSP) creates a framework that enables the organization to align the delivery of programmes and projects to organizational strategy; and to focus on the delivery of outcomes and benefits, while mitigating risks and actively engaging stakeholders at all levels. MSP can be used in conjunction with all the other best-practice products (such as PRINCE2 and MoP) and international or internal organizational standards.
The purpose of the Managing Successful Programmes (MSP®) Practitioner certification is to confirm whether you understand the MSP guidance well enough to apply it to your own work and are able to act as an informed member of a programme management team. That is, someone who is responsible for managing, leading, supporting or advising on work within an MSP environment. You should also be capable of applying the MSP guidance in a relatively uncomplicated programme within an environment that uses Managing Successful Programmes (MSP).
This 2 days Managing Successful Programmes (MSP) 5th Edition Practitioner level training course has been carefully designed to equip delegates with the practical understanding of the topics to ensure delegates feel confident in the application of the knowledge acquired.
Course objectives are to enable delegates to:
This course will dig deep into following topics, to prepare delegates for Foundation and Practitioner exams:
Part-1: Introduction and Key Concepts
Part-2: MSP Principles
Part-3: MSP Themes
Part-4: MSP Processes
Who should attend?
This course is for project, programme and business change managers that want to build on their knowledge of MSP, in order to practically apply the MSP framework to real life scenarios, providing the skills to lead and manage a programme. It is a must-have certification for both project and programme management professionals to deliver organizational value to their employers and boost their careers.
There are no formal pre-requisites for Managing Successful Programmes Foundation level, however, general understanding of project and programme management principles and/or practical experience in related domains will be very helpful.
Virtual classroom trainings are held using video conferencing software. A trainer leads the class for the duration of course. Delegates may attend the session using PC, laptop or tablets.
Virtual classroom trainings are held using video conferencing software, lead by a trainer. Delegates may attend the sessions using PC, laptop or tablets. Such trainings are held like normal classrooms where delegates ask questions, take part in exercises, interact with trainer throughout the course.
Tecknologia uses licensed video conferencing platform which is fully secure and user friendly.
Delegates may attend the session using PC, laptop or tablets. Device used by delegate MUST have (or be connected to external) webcam, microphone and speaker.
All our MSP courses are fully accredited by Axelos.
Tecknologia trainers are highly experienced practitioners with excellent training delivery capabilities. Our trainers are fully accredited by Axelos for relevant training deliveries.
Please see answer to question - What are the details of exam?
MSP 5th Edition Foundation Exam:
- Multiple choice questions
- 60 questions per paper with one mark available per question
- 30 marks required to pass (out of 60 marks available) - 50%
- 60 minutes’ duration
- Closed book.
Delegates will be provided with exam vouchers to book online exams directly with PeopleCert, for all Virtual Courses. Paper-based foundation exam will be held on the third day of training, and paper-based practitioner exam will be held on last day, for all classroom and in-house trainings. MSP 5th Edition Practitioner Exam:
- Application and Analysis Testing
- 70 question items
- 38 marks required to pass
- Two-and-a-half hours’ duration
- Open book exam. Candidates may use the official printed hard copy of the 5th edition of Managing Successful Programmes Guide. The manual may be annotated and tabulated but no sticky notes and loose leaf papers containing additional notes will be allowed.
Foundation exam is a pre-requisite for practitioner level. In an unlikely situation where a delegate fails the foundation exam, they will not be allowed to site in the practitioner exam. Delegate would need to book the practitioner level exam separately either through Tecknologia or directly with PeopleCert.
A temporary structure designed to lead multiple interrelated projects and other work in order to progressively achieve outcomes of benefit for one or more organizations.
Programme Management is defined as the management of the temporary structure designed to lead multiple interrelated projects and other work in order to progressively achieve outcomes of benefit for one or more organizations.
Managing Successful Programmes (MSP) is an established best practice programme management framework, designed to align programmes and projects to organizational strategy and enable enterprise agility. MSP focuses on the delivery of outcomes of benefit, while mitigating risk and actively engaging stakeholders.
There are many organisations delivering excellent Managing Successful Programmes (MSP) trainings. Tecknologia has maintained excellent pass rate across its Managing Successful Programmes (MSP) trainings and it is indeed one of the best in this area.
This instructor lead course includes following:
Refreshments (tea/ coffee) will be provided free at venue for classroom courses.