Flexible Exams

MSP® Foundation

Tanner James offers a MSP Foundation Course that is focused on practical application in the workplace and flexibility.


Duration: 3 days

In-House Course: Please contact us for In-house training options. To deliver the full benefits of an in-house course we recommend a minimum of 6 delegates with a maximum of 14

Public Course:

Our public MSP Foundation Course is designed so you don't just leave with a MSP Foundation qualification; we want to give you understanding and knowledge about practical application of MSP in your workplace. This is why we include extra benefits with our courses, find out more below; 

About the Course

This hands-on three day course will provide you with a solid model for setting up and successfully managing a benefits driven strategic change programme within your organisation. Case study sessions are used throughout this course to focus on the practical application of the method and reinforce learning. The course will also prepare you to sit your MSP Foundation Exam.

The course price includes:

  • The MSP Foundation Course (3 days)
  • Course notes folder & stationary
  • Official AXELOS MSP Manual
  • MSP Foundation Exam (fully flexible attendance)
  • Workplace Implementation Pack (details above)

Topics Covered:

  • Why use programme management
  • MSP Principles
  • Organisation roles and responsibilities
  • The programme and project interface
  • Creating a programme vision statement
  • Blueprint design and delivery
  • Benefits realisation management
  • Leadership and stakeholder engagement
  • Planning and control
  • Tranches
  • MSP Foundation Exam.

On completion of this course you are expected to be able to:

  • Understand programme management as a vehicle managing business change.
  • Understand the MSP principles and practices in detail.
  • Understand how to establish a programme vision and blueprint.
  • Understand how to establish a benefits realisation plan linked to a project dossier.
  • Understand how to establish programme governance structures.
  • Understand how to establish and run projects as part of a programme.


package MSP Package - Foundation and Practitioner

Tanner James offers a package for those wishing to complete both MSP Foundation and Practitioner Levels. The package includes Foundation and Practitioner course attendance, course materials, MSP manual and both Foundation and Practitioner exams and GST. By booking these courses as a package you save $380 and you don't have to sit the whole 5 days in one week. Find out about the MSP Package here.