MSP® Foundation

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Accredited Axelos certification
15 Guided Learning Hours
4 Modules
MSP® official exam included
Mock exam included
Course Manual Included
ATO Number - 3391

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Achieving Success with MSP® Foundation

This MSP® Foundation course is a must-have for those who would like to advance their programme management skills and career.

Candidates will gain a deep understanding of the MSP framework—The standard for programme management worldwide. This course imparts the necessary skills for managing programmes, and will allow you to deliver greater organisational effectiveness.

This course covers the key principles and best practices of programme management, including: Governance, benefits realisation, stakeholder engagement, and programme delivery.

If you’re a programme or project management professional, you’ll enjoy the well-rounded training, interactive lectures, discussions, and hands-on exercises included in this course.

It’s time. Evolve your career with MSP® Foundation certification.


Please Note:

  •  Candidates will receive their exam voucher and digital manual once they have requested to book their exam. 
  •  Candidates on an instalment plan will receive their exam voucher and digital manual upon paying their total fees.

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Why Study365

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Our MSP® Foundation course is designed to empower programme management professionals, with ease. With the help of our expert tutor Matt Trigg, you’ll be learning from seamless, high-quality course materials that’ll give you an edge in the workplace. You’ll also be gaining access to exam discussions, video lessons, and two mock exams. And that’s not all. Our team is happy to help you with all things admin —Take it from more than a thousand great reviews on Trustpilot. Stay thrifty, learn easy. Ace Your MSP® Foundation exam with Study365.

Course Curriculum

What You will Learn

Getting Started
Introduction 00:03:00
MSP® 5th Edition Foundation – Course Syllabus
MSP® Key Concepts 00:14:00
MSP® Key Concepts – Lecture Notes
Course Details
Process Guidance Document for PeopleCert Learner
MSP® Principles
Unit 1.1 – Lead with Purpose 00:05:00
Unit 1.2 – Collaborate Across Boundaries 00:09:00
Unit 1.3 – Deal with Ambiguity 00:07:00
Unit 1.4 – Align With Priorities 00:05:00
Unit 1.5 – Deploy Diverse Skills 00:08:00
Unit 1.6 – Realize Measurable Benefits 00:10:00
Unit 1.7 – Bring Pace and Value 00:08:00
Unit 1.8 – MSP® Principles Lecture Notes
Introduction to the MSP® Themes
Unit 2.1 – MSP® Themes 00:08:00
Unit 2.2 – Introduction to the MSP® Themes Lecture Notes
MSP® Processes
Unit 3.1 – Identify the Programme. 00:07:00
Unit 3.2 – Design the Outcomes 00:12:00
Unit 3.3 – Plan Progressive Delivery. 00:07:00
Unit 3.4 – Deliver the Capabilities. 00:07:00
Unit 3.5 – Embed the Outcomes. 00:10:00
Unit 3.6 – Evaluate New Information. 00:08:00
Unit 3.7- Close the Programme. 00:08:00
Unit 3.8 – MSP® Processes Lecture Notes
MSP® Themes
Unit 4.1 – MSP® Themes – Key Concepts 00:14:00
Unit 4.2 – Organization Theme 00:21:00
Unit 4.3 – Design Theme 00:25:00
Unit 4.4 – Justification Theme 00:17:00
Unit 4.5 – Structure Theme 00:22:00
Unit 4.6 – Knowledge Theme 00:21:00
Unit 4.7 – Assurance Theme 00:16:00
Unit 4.8 – Decisions Theme 00:20:00
Unit 4.9 – MSP® Themes Lecture Notes
Additional Materials
Sample Paper 1 – Question Book
Sample Paper 1 – Answer Rationales
Sample Paper 2 – Question Book
Sample Paper 2 – Answer Rationales
Mock Exam
Mock Exam : The MSP® Foundation – Sample Paper 1 01:00:00
Mock Exam : The MSP® Foundation – Sample Paper 2 01:00:00
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Meet Your Tutor

Learn From an Industry Professional

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Matt Trigg

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Matt Trigg is a seasoned expert that has served in top companies such as Thales, KPNQwest, and Keltec as a Programme Manager, Global Account Manager, and Account Manager.

Boasting over 20 years of teaching experience, Matt specialises in project methodology and offers in-depth expertise when imparting MSP®, ITIL®, PRINCE2®, and PRINCE2® Agile methods.

With an extensive track record in the IT industry, Matt has successfully managed a diverse range of programs across both public and private sectors.

Matt Trigg is your shortcut to 20 years of program management experience.

Awarded By


Established in 2013, Axelos is a joint venture between the UK’s Cabinet Office and Capita PLC. As a global leader in workplace best practices, Axelos is responsible for the world’s most recognised methodologies (PRINCE2®, ITIL® 4, MSP®). Axelos provides training and certification for organisations and individuals across sectors, in no less than 200 countries and 23 languages. Their established guidance continually unlocks potential worldwide. With Axelos, you can stay ahead of the game and open new doors. 97% of organizations and 84% of individuals attest to the positive impact of Axelos certification. Source: Axelos, 2023

Who is this Certificate for?

Discover the Power of MSP® Foundation

  • Programme Managers
  • Project Managers
  • Team Leaders
  • Business Analysts
  • IT Professionals
Learning Outcomes

Achieve Success with MSP® Foundation

  • Know the purpose, principles, and governance themes of MSP®.
  • Identify the key components of the MSP® framework, including the programmes and projects it manages, and how they interact.
  • Learn how to define, monitor, and realise programme benefits throughout its lifecycle.
  • Discover the MSP® programme management approach toward initiating, preparing, directing, and closing a programme.
  • Prepare confidently for your MSP® Foundation Exam.
Entry Requirements


  • There are no formal prerequisites to take this course
  • Some basic knowledge and experience in project management is recommended.

MSP® Foundation Certification

After successfully completing your exam, you will receive an MSP® Foundation certificate awarded by Axelos, a reputable awarding body within the UK. MSP® Foundation is designed for programme managers, business change managers, and project managers. It is a must-have for professionals who are committed to delivering organisational value and elevating their careers.

Method of Assessment

Online-proctored Official Exam by PeopleCert

Exam format:
  • One-hour exam
  • 60 MCQ questions
  • 36/60 marks to pass (60%)
  • Closed book exam

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Career Path

You control your future

A career in programme management can be incredibly satisfying.

The MSP® Foundation certificate is the first step in your programme management journey. By gaining your certificate, you’ll be demonstrating a solid understanding of the principles and practices of MSP®, plus a strong commitment to the field.

If you’re already a professional, MSP® certification will open doors in your workplace. You can look forward to qualifying for higher positions within your organisation, and bringing more success to the programmes you manage.

Here are the career progression options for certified MSP® Foundation practitioners:

Source: Glassdoor, 2023

  • Programme Manager

    ≈£108K per annum
  • Project Manager

    ≈£84K per annum
  • IT professionals

    ≈£92K per annum
  • Team leaders

    ≈£61K per annum
  • £Business Analyst

    ≈£86K per annum
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Frequently Asked Questions

We Offered Solutions to Your Questions

Definitely. MSP® Foundation can help you grow in your position and elevate your business. The MSP® framework offers a proven roadmap for organisational change. It helps practitioners to define and effect these changes while managing risks, stakeholders, and more with clarity and control.
MSP® Foundation gives you the fundamentals of the MSP® framework, allowing you to use its strategies in your daily work practices. MSP® Practitioner builds on MSP® Foundation, giving you deeper analytical tools for successful programme management.
Yes, you can. However, you will not be able to sit for your MSP® Practitioner exam until you have received MSP® Foundation or other applicable MSP® certification.
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