Course Introduction

This MSP® advanced practitioner training certification is a demanding workshop that applies realistic and practical skills. The MSP® Course is aimed to help candidates understand how MSP® training should be used in the working environment. The format of the event is highly collaborative and is designed to present the information in memorable, manageable segments. Through the use of exercises and aided group discussion, learners will be given full opportunity to test their understanding of the concept and the practical challenges they are likely to face as they put the theory into preparation. Any business or individual finding the desire for a controlled method to managing its programmes will benefit hugely from an understanding of the MSP® approach.


What's Included

Find out what's included in the training programme.

Course Content

The Advanced Practitioner MSP® course covers all the OGC themes in the MSP® guide and is accompanied by handouts and comprehensive course notes. The preparation is in an essay style and built on the case study that will be used in the Advanced Practitioner examination.


  • Introduction and an Overview of MSP®
  • Introduction to Programme Management
  • Organisation and Leadshipskills
  • Principles, Methods and Governance Theme of MSP®
  • Vision Leadership and Stakeholder Engagement
  • MSP® Transformational flow, management strategies and plans
  • Planning and Assertive Decision Making
  • Assuring the Benefits of Change
  • What is a Blueprint, Developing a Blueprint from the Vision Statement and what does it contain?
  • Creating a programme definition document
  • What is a Programme plan and how is it developed, the project dossier and resourcing and scheduling
  • Benefits realisation management
  • Developing, managing and reviewing the programme's business case
  • Implementing governance arrangements, establishing tranches and managing risks and issues
  • Documentation
  • Quality Management
  • Adopting MSP®
  • Formal confirmation of completion, finalizing programme information and confirming closure



Delivery Methods


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Course Schedule

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Northampton from £2744
Leeds from £5494
Virtual from £1644
Sheffield from £5494
Crewe from £4394
Preston from £2744
London from £4394
Newcastle from £5494
Manchester from £5494
Chorley from £4394


What are the prerequisites for this course?

  • Delegates must have attended the 3-day MSP® Foundation event and achieved a pass
  • Candidates must have also attended the 2-day Practitioner course and successfully completed the examination before attending this course

What is the experience of the instructor(s) delivering my course?

All of our instructors at Datrix are accredited and have over ten years of experience worldwide.

What time shall I arrive at the venue?

Please arrive at the venue for 08:45am.

How can I find more information?

If you would like to know any more information about our courses, please contact us on 0800 781 0626 or send us an e-mail on

What are the benefis of MSP® Advanced Practitioner course ?


  • Improve awareness of the modules, procedures, products and methods of MSP®
  • Have confidence and the capability to practice the technique in the working environment
  • Understand the practical request issues of using and modifying MSP®
  • Guide the MSP® material to increase its usage as a working tool in the office setting
  • Improve their understanding of the material delivered on MSP® Foundation
  • Obtain the information to successfully sit the Advanced Practitioner examination