Course Description

MSP® Foundation Certification

Global Edulink


Step up your career game with the MSP 5th Edition Foundation Certificate which, is the latest edition for the year 2021! The Managing Successful Programmes (MSP) Foundation 5th Edition is geared towards making a change in the large and small, public and private sector organisations to emerge victorious in programme management.

How is all this going to help your career, you ask?

With the growing demand for programme managers in the global occupational sphere, the MSP Foundation Certification Course is designed to bring out several outcomes.  The course helps understand the key concepts relating to programmes, how MSP principles underpin the MSP framework, MSP themes, and how they are applied throughout the programme processes while learning how to implement them when managing a programme.

Successfully completing this course can bring you much closer to your career goals. You can;

  • Win a highly paid job in your related field
  • Get an instant promotion in your current organisation
  • Compete in the job market as a stronger candidate

Studying the MSP® Foundation Certification Course with Global Edulink gives you that extra edge. An expert tutor leads our course with interactive video tutorials and NOT a monotonous audio-video recording that simply follows a script. We have our learners’ best interest at heart; hence we offer interest-free finance options with no hidden costs. The MSP® Foundation Certification Course is designed with great attention to detail and in-depth research. All parts of the course are narrowed down to bite-sized modules to help the learner understand with ease.

Why Study at Global Edulink?

Global Edulink brings together years of experience to offer a range of courses that are designed to help you succeed. With multiple awards and accolades under our name, we have gone from strength to strength over the years. We are your trusted partner in the UK online education industry with plentiful ‘excellent’ ratings on Trust Pilot and thousands of successful students.

Whether you are a beginner wondering where to start or an established professional looking to fast-track your career, we have online courses customised for everyone. Our tutors use interactive customised learning material because we believe in offering our learners the best and not video-audio recorded material that follows a script. The latest technology and modern learning methods are part of the package when you study with Global Edulink.

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Learning Outcomes

  • Gain a solid understanding of MSP principles
  • Learn methods of team categorising and work delegation
  • Build communication among team members
  • Develop better planning skills to attain results
  • Risk handling, contingency planning, and much more

Course Description

MSP® Foundation Certification Course introduces the framework of programme management terminology to learners. The MSP course offers guidance as to how to successfully work within a team and learn how to work delegation needs to be done among team members. Learners receive a foundation on the processes of MSP and knowledge on handling programmes or projects. The MSP® Foundation Certification Course helps the learner understand MSP to work effectively with those involved in managing a programme or be successful within a change management team or programme office.

Course Curriculum

[Module 01] MSP® Principles

  • Lead With Purpose
  • Collaborate Across Boundaries
  • Deal With Ambiguity
  • Align With Priorities
  • Deploy Diverse Skills
  • Realize Measurable Benefits
  • Bring Pace And Value

[Module 02] MSP® Themes

  • Programme Strategy and PDCA
  • Organization Theme
  • Design Theme
  • Justification Theme
  • Structure Theme
  • Knowledge Theme
  • Assurance Theme
  • Decisions Theme

[Module 03] MSP® Processes

  • Identify the Programme
  • Design the Outcomes
  • Plan Progressive Delivery
  • Deliver the Capabilities
  • Embed the Outcomes
  • Evaluate New Information
  • Close the Programme


On successfully completing the course and exam, learners are awarded the MSP® Foundation Certification.

Awarding Body

Axelos is committed to developing, enhancing, and endorsing numerous procedures, structures, and methods used by professionals around the world in project management, management, and IT servicing. Axelos is also dedicated to facilitating professionals around the globe to improve their skills through various courses that contribute to their work environments.

Method of Assessment

  • Learners will sit for an exam with multiple-choice questions
  • The paper will consist of 60 questions with one mark per question
  • Pass mark – 36
  • Closed book exam
  • Exam duration – 01 hour

Benefits of completing the course

For learners

  • Pathway to a rewarding career
  • Obtain a high paying job
  • Improves employability
  • Gain knowledge in project and programme management
  • Improves communication and leadership skills

For organisations

  • Effective change management
  • Manage projects effectively and efficiently
  • Proper role definition and delegation among business teams

What’s next?

MSP® Foundation Certification Course with Exam is a definite go-to if you are looking to improve your programme or project management knowledge and move up the corporate ladder smoothly. Once you complete this course, your next level is right around the corner with the MSP® Practitioner Certification Course.  Learners gain the basic skills and knowledge in programme management through the foundation level course and exam. To enhance specialised skills and open more opportunities in your career the next step should be the MSP® Practitioner Certification.

College Name Global Edulink
Course Category Business, Project Management
Course Type Online Learning
Course Qualification Award / Certificate
Course Location Westmeath, UK
Course Fee 329
Course Duration 15 Hours
Course Times 365 Days
Entry Requirements • Learners need to be aged 16 years or above • Previous qualifications are not required • A basic understanding of Math, English, and ICT will be helpful
Career Path • Project Coordinator - £30,196 per annum • Operations Manager - £46,874 per annum • Project Management Consultant - £46,631 per annum
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CityPoint, 1 Ropemaker Street, London, EC2Y 9HU, Dublin, United Kingdom

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