MSP® Practitioner

285.00 GBP

15.0 Hours Formal CPD

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Gaining high level technical skills as a Managing Successful Programmes (MSP) Practitioner is a great way to solidify your current programme management skills and experience to enhance your career. Perfect for those who have already passed the MSP® Foundation course or have existing MSP Foundation knowledge.

Learning outcomes

  • Identify additional value as a result of managing the described change as an MSP programme
  • Explain and apply each of the MSP principles, the governance themes and the transformational flow processes and their activities
  • Clarify the relationship between the MSP principles, governance themes, the transformational flow, programme information (documents) and the MSP defined programme management roles
  • Produce and evaluate examples of MSP programme information (documents)
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    Course information

    Building on the knowledge learned from the MSP® Foundation qualification, this course brings your skills in programme management to a more advanced level and focuses on the application of best practice programme management techniques, so that you are able to deliver large scale programmes successfully.

    Who is this course for?

    If you are managing projects within the built environment and have foundation MSP knowledge, then this course will support you in managing transformational change. If you are seeking a professionally recognised qualification, becoming MSP® Practitioner trained will substantiate your level of programme management benchmarked against industry standards.

    To successfully complete this course, we recommend that you have prior knowledge of the Managing Successful Programmes framework. Otherwise we recommend that you first complete the MSP® Foundation course before attempting this course.

    Course contents

    This course is made up of the following sections:

        Stream 1 - MSP in Practice
    • Introduction to MSP Practitioner
    • MSP process model walkthrough
    • Governance & principles
    • MSP programme scenario
    • 7 simulations
      • Programme organisation simulation
      • Business case simulation
      • Risk management simulation
      • Benefits mapping simulation
      • Creating a blueprint simulation
      • Quality management simulation
      • Planning and control simulation
    • Practical Exercises
        Stream 2 - Getting ready for the exam
    • Training guide
    • Exam technique
    • Marking up the MSP manual
    • Practitioner exam simulator
    • Practice exam papers
    • Guide to the exam

    End of Course assessment

    On completion of the e-learning course you will receive a RICS Certificate of Completion confirming that you have successfully completed the MSP® Practitioner course.

    Options for Purchasing

    There are two options for purchasing this course through the RICS. Firstly, you can buy the e-learning only by selecting 'add to cart' at the top of this page. In this case you must contact ILX at after completing the course in order to purchase and schedule your MSP® Practitioner exam.

    Alternatively, you can purchase a Combo via the RICS, which includes the MSP® Practitioner e-learning course, as well as access to the exam. To purchase the combo, please select it from 'purchase options' on the right-hand side of this page.

    If you decide to buy the combo, you will still have to contact ILX at to organise your exam.

    There is also a textbook for this course and the exam. To find out more about this, and to purchase it, please email Note: There is only one textbook for both the Foundation and Practitioner MSP® courses. Please check with ILX if you have queries about which textbook is necessary.

    If you are purchasing the Combo:
    (see Purchase Options)
    The MSP® Practitioner exam will provide you with a formal qualification. The exam consists of eight questions with a total of 80 marks available. You will need to achieve a minimum of 40 marks (50%) correctly to pass. The duration of the exam is 150 minutes and delegates are permitted to use an open text book (only the MSP guide is permitted).

    MSP® training is provided by ILX Group, accredited by PeopleCert.

    MSP® is a registered trade mark of AXELOS Limited, used under permission of AXELOS Limited.

    Additional information

    Enrollment duration: 90 Days

    Languages: English

    Category: Project Management

    Price: 285.00 GBP

    Member price: 228.00 GBP

    Detailed course guide

    Course Type: E-Learning

     Purchase Options

    Training + Exam

    Select this option to receive access to the entire course and the exam.

    The exam will be hosted by ILX, external to the RICS. Following completion of the e-learning, please contact ILX to arrange your exam.

    To purchase the textbook relevant to the exam, please contact ILX.

    Upon successful completion of all modules and the exam, you will be eligible to receive an accredited qualification from ILX and an RICS Certificate of Completion.

    Non-Members £565.00
    + VAT where applicable

    Members: £508.00
    + VAT where applicable

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