MSP Foundation and Practitioner Course

MSP help all organisations – public sector and private, large and small – achieve successful outcomes from their programme management time and time again.

With change a pressing reality for all organisations, successful programme management has never been more vital to success. The MSP Guide comprises a set of principles and a set of processes for use when managing a programme. combining rigour and flexibility.

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What does the course cover?

Candidates will be able to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of Managing Successful Programmes and techniques. Key areas are:

  • Introduction to MSP®
  • Organisation & Programme Office
  • Vision
  • Leadership & Stakeholder Engagement
  • Benefits Management
  • Blueprint Design and Delivery
  • Planning & Control
  • The Business Case
  • Risk & Issue Management
  • Quality & Assurance Management
  • Transformational Flow
  • Examination Approaches

Is the course right for me?

  • Newly Appointed Programme Managers
  • Department Managers
  • Business Change Managers
  • Senior Responsible Owners
  • Change implementers/enablers (e.g. portfolio, programme & project managers)

Exam format

MSP® Foundation:

  • Multiple choice format
  • 75 questions per paper including 5 Trial questions
  • 35 marks or more required to pass (out of 70 available) – 65%
  • 60 minutes duration
  • Closed-book
  • Take your exam online with ProctorU, find out more on our exams page

MSP® Practitioner:

  • Objective testing format format
  • 8 questions per paper
  • 80 marks available in total
  • 40 marks required to pass
  • 2.5 hours duration
  • Open-book (MSP® Guide)
  • Take your exam online with ProctorU, find out more on our exams page

Why study with Training Bytesize?

As experts in delivering project management training through a range of study styles, your success is key to our success. We understand how people learn, we know how to train people to pass exams, we employ the best trainers and specialise in small class sizes to help you get the best from your investment. So, if you’re looking to enhance your project management skills and ensure you pass first time, Training ByteSize is a name you can trust.

As a family run business, project and programme management training is in our blood, and so is innovation. Our founders have been part of the industry since the 1990’s, specifically founding Key Skills and developing the world’s first accredited e-learning course for PRINCE2.

Today we are proud to continue with world firsts; with second generation Victoria at the helm, she had led Training ByteSize to ensure were the first company to develop and deliver e-learning options for accredited courses including Business Analysis Foundation, ITIL4, and AgilePM.  When we say we’re experts in project management training, we really do mean it.

Benefits for your organisation
  • Align corporate strategy, delivery mechanisms for change and the business-as-usual environment.
  • Continually monitor progress, assess performance and realise benefits.
  • Apply a common framework of understanding for all programmes.
  • Add value by focusing on benefits.
  • Encourage feedback in order to refine future strategies based on evidence from programmes.
Benefits for you

 

  • Utilise best practice in programme management to successfully deliver transformational change.
  • Carry out the coordinated organisation, direction and implementation of a dossier of projects and transformation activities to achieve outcomes and realise benefits of strategic importance to the business.
  • Manage the transition of the solutions developed and delivered by projects into the organisation’s operations, whilst maintaining performance and effectiveness.
  • Encourage realistic expectations of the organisational capacity and ability to change.
  • Lead business transformation accommodating high levels of complexity, ambiguity and risk.

Prices

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MSP Foundation and Practitioner Course

£0.00 +VAT

Online learning is a great way to study and our e-learning courses are interactive and engaging.

Studying for your qualification online is a viable option for so many project managers:

  • Learning is completely flexible to suits your busy schedule
  • The interactive online course consists of voice-over and animation to keep you engaged throughout the learning
  • You can access it anywhere in the world and take your exam online at a time that suits you best
  • The Foundation e-learning will take around 10 hours to complete and includes a mock exam simulator with over 200 past questions so you can really test yourself before going for the real exam
  • Our pass rates are well in excess of the national average (nearly 100%!), there is really no reason you should fail!

Please be aware, the Managing Successful Programmes handbook is required for the Foundation and Practitioner exam and studies, you can buy yours here

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MSP Foundation and Practitioner Course

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If you are looking to train a team of people, you’ll find that our onsite training is a viable and cost effective option for you. We will ensure that from the initial consultation of your requirements to the end result of the course, you and your learners will have had the best possible learning experience and we strive for the highest pass rates for your team.

We also offer group online training. Maybe you would like everyone to study online in order to save time out of the office? We offer great prices for multiple learners; the best way to find out the pricing for that is to complete this short form and we’ll come right back to you. Alternatively you can speak to one of our experts now on +44 (0)1270 626330.

MSP Foundation and Practitioner Course

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Our Virtual Course platform delivers accredited and certified training, led by leading subject matter experts, direct to your home, mobile, computer or office without the hassle of travelling or staying away. It is so easy to fit in an online class into your busy schedule; simply log in from home, the office, or even while you are travelling.

Students can ask questions using a headset, webcam or a chat window, and get their questions answered, just like in a traditional classroom. Questions can be lined up and answered at intervals, without interrupting the teacher’s flow of thought. There is no difference in the level of interaction – in fact distractions are significantly reduced because of this way of teaching. Our trainers have a minimum of 10 years training experience, plus have previously run and managed live projects, so have real-life experience they bring to the virtual session.

If you would like to find out more about this option please complete this short form and we’ll come right back to you.

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