MSP Foundation & Practitioner (London & Nationwide)

By: The Knowledge Academy  16/07/2009
Keywords: project management, project, Msp

  Duration: 5 Days
Managing Successful Programmes (MSP) is definitive guidance in managing inter-related projects as a coordinated programme of business change in order to manage risks and benefits more effectively. Managing Successful Programmes is widely adopted in the public and private sectors, and developed by a consortium of over 100 organisations including from within services industries.
Programme Managers & members of Programme Management Board
With responsibility for management of programmes
The benefits of this 5-day accredited course are to

  • A standard and consistent approach to programme management. 
  • Provides a framework for senior management to direct the change process 
  • Ensures that the focus is always maintained upon business objectives. 
  • Through project prioritisation and integration, it encourages more efficient use of resources. 
  • It also provides for better management of risk due to its recognition of the wider context. 
  • Timescales, budgets and quality standards can all be controlled more effectively
  • Roles and responsibilities are clearly defined, thereby obviating duplication of effort and ensuring all personnel fully understand what is expected of them.
  • In all, MSP enables more effective delivery of change and a smooth transition from current to future business operation.
  • Identifying a Programme
  • Defining a Programme
  • Managing the Tranches
  • Delivering the Capability
  • Realising the Benefits
  • Closing a Programme
  • Sponsoring group
  • Programme Director
  • Business Change Manager
  • Programme Manager
  • Programme Support Office
  • Capabilities and characteristics
  • Expanding the Programme Vision Statement
  • The required business model
  • Service levels & Key Performance measures
  • Support systems
  • Scheduling projects
  • Resource sharing
  • Defining tranches
  • Handling dependencies
  • Issue management
  • Risk management
  • Quality management
  • Benefits Realisation
  • Programme Benefit Reviews
  • APM Programme Scenario
  • Exam based exercises
  • Writing Terms of Reference
  • Writing a Blueprint
  • Creating a Programme Plan
  • Risk Management Strategy 
  • Group question practice
  • Individual practice
  • Exam feedback
  • Practitioner Advanced Exam assignments

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