MSP® Foundation Certification


MSP® Foundation Certification is a good starting point for anyone wanting to learn a best practice Program Management framework for successfully planning, initiating, managing, and closing Projects. It divides tasks and Project timelines into many initiatives, each with distinct duties, aims, and rewards for completion. While the best practice framework is comprehensive, it is yet adaptable enough to be used for initiatives of varying industries and also any business size and allowing scalability. As it is a universally globally recognised methodology, it can even be customised to meet the needs of a certain program as part of a Project. As part of the learning program you will be introduced to what typical Program Managers face i.e. risks, unforeseen challenges, stakeholders, and other factors must be managed with clear clarity and control.


By comprehending and conveying intended objectives on a regular basis the MSP® Foundation Certification will help you with:

Purpose-driven communications and stakeholder involvement
Projects alignment with the program’s goals.
Ensure you concentrate on what’s essential within the Project

Updated Collaboration skills and ideas

Collaboration enables for growth and goal achievement, but it must be supported by purposeful involvement and agreement. facilitating effective cross-organizational partnerships, even when these links do not currently exist.

Less Project Ambiguity

Some programs or projects will want to cope with ambiguity by minimising risk to the greatest extent possible. This technique, however, may not be practicable or feasible for many programs or projects. Another option for moving forwards is to embrace uncertainty, volatility, complexity, and ambiguity, and to create an environment in which people can work productively in the face of high unpredictability.

The certification will help you with the best practice methods of how to start this process and be successful as a leader and influence decisions.


This course is self-paced, giving you the freedom to learn whenever and wherever you want. With all of the tools you need to pass the first time, you will be able to interact with your learning site and have a simple but demanding learning experience. You can learn or speed up at your own pace because you have access 24 hours a day, seven days a week. You’ll have plenty of time to get your certification if you have access to all of the material for a full year. Please contact us using the information on our contact page. 


The MSP® Foundation Certification is a Self – Paced Online qualification, once you have enrolled, our Learning Consultant will contact you and walk you through the Course Orientation Program. This will only take a few minutes and will assist to address any concerns or questions you may have. When the Orientation is complete, you will receive login information to your personal learning portal with access to all of the resources listed on this course page. If you have any questions, please contact us using the form on this page.

Study Units
Career Outcomes
Further Info
  • Introduction and key concepts
  • MSP principles
  • MSP themes – Introduction and organization theme
  • MSP themes – Design theme
  • MSP themes – Justification theme
  • MSP themes – Structure theme
  • MSP themes – Knowledge theme
  • MSP themes – Assurance theme
  • MSP themes – Decision theme
  • MSP processes
  • Exam simulator

This course includes the following:

  • 12 months online access to your accredited MSP® 5th Edition Foundation learning Portal
  • The official certification MSP 5th Edition Foundation exam is included (must be taken online via remote proctor within 12 months of purchase)
  • The official MSP manual (digital)
  • MSP Foundation exam simulator
  • MSP process map (digital)

Optional extras

  • Official MSP manual (hardcopy)


Digital official manual: You will be sent an email with your Digital E-book  within 48 hours of your purchase and you will be able to register on the PeopleCert Portal. Once registered you will be able to access the digital version of your manual.

Hardcopy official manual: If you decide to purchase the hardcopy official manual as an optional extra your manual will be shipped to your chosen address within 48 hours of purchase.

Resources you require to begin the course:

  • Access to the Internet with at least 2mb/sec connection (ADSL).
  • Windows or MAC Computer
  • A Webcam for the Official Certification Exam when the time comes.
  • General skills of using a computer

This course is ideal for:

  • Program managers and aspiring program managers
  • Project managers/senior project managers
  • Business change managers
  • Other key staff involved in the design, development and delivery of projects, including project board members (e.g. executive), project assurance, and project support
  • Operational line managers/staff (e.g. process owners) operating within a program environment
  • Portfolio management staff
  • Specialist programstaff

Exams are taken online via remote proctor. You will be sent an email invitation within 48 hours of your Enrolment. Once registered, you will then be able to book your online exam at a date and time of your choice.

For more information about how to take your exam let us know and we can help direct you.

Exam Format

  • 60 minutes
  • Multiple choice
  • 60 questions
  • 60% pass mark (36/60)
  • Closed book




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 20 Hours

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12 Months



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Course Fees ($AUD)


Pay in 6 fortnightly instalments.

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