Managing Successful Programmes Foundation and Practitioner

Face-to-face Instructor Led Courses, Business, Manage Change

What Is Managing Successful Programmes Foundation and Practitioner Training?

Programme Management is a management tool for bringing together people, activities and information in order to achieve significant change in an organisation. The Office of Government Commerce (OGC) has developed a best practice guide on programme management called Managing Successful Programmes (MSP).

Who Should Attend

Anyone wanting the qualification and / or those who need to understand the practical application of MSP. It is particularly aimed at: * Programme managers who need to appreciate or apply the method. * Those who wish to assess its applicability for their programme or across their organisation. * Business managers who are tasked with undertaking a programme. * Project managers wishing to better understand how projects operate within a programme environment. * Project managers, programme/project support personnel and auditors will benefit from the practical sight offered by this course into the flexible application of MSP. * Programme/project office managers who wish to gain a detailed understanding of the method with a view to implementation. * Consultants who require the qualification in order to successfully apply the method for their clients.

Course Agenda

- Introduction to programme management and MSP
- Identifying a programme
- Vision
- Programme organisation
- Defining a programme
- Benefits realisation management
- Leadership and stakeholder engagement
- Quality
- Business case
- Programme planning and control
- Risk management and issue resolution
- Delivering the capability
- Realising benefits
- Closing a programme
- Examination technique and practice with feedback.


Available onsite or nationwide at any of over 50 centres, see below our open course availability. Alternatively, call 0844 335 8882.


Examinations Foundation This is a closed-book, multiple choice examination of fifty questions, lasting forty minutes. The pass mark is fifty percent Practitioner This is a scenario-based, closed-book examination, designed to test the candidate's comprehensive understanding of the principles and theory of MSP. The examination lasts two and half hours and uses the Objective Testing format of examination (a type of multiple-choice). Delegates have to analyse the scenario and apply MSP but have a number of possible answers from which to choose. Again, the pass mark is fifty percent.

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Managing Successful Programmes Foundation and Practitioner
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  • Course Duration 4 days
  • Max Class Size 4

  • All prices exclude VAT. Discounts available for larger groups & for corporate clients.
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