MSP® Advanced Practitioner

The Certifeka MSP® Advanced Practitioner course teaches students to apply MSP® to large programs, in complex and changing environments, and to be accountable of the achievements of the required outcomes.

For Groups

  • For groups of 3 or more students/colleagues who need certification.
  • Tailored courses and customized learning times to suit specific requirements.
  • Self-Paced, Online Classroom and In-person options available.
  • Access to highly-trained MSP® instructors & great networking opportunities.

For Enterprise

  • Bespoke certification training for businesses of all sizes.
  • Work with Certifeka to create a learning solution that fits specific requirements.
  • Intuitive learning management system dashboard for enhanced reporting, tracking of employee progress and overall ROI.
  • Enriched culture-building training experience.

Learning Methods

  • Online Classroom

    Provides real-time personalized learning with live instructors.

    For groups of 3 or more – to log in at customized set times and work through the course material with a MSP® expert.

    The benefits of collaborative classroom-based learning from the comfort of any device.

  • Bootcamp

    Provides personalized training with an experienced instructor.

    Designed for groups of 3 or more – great for networking – to learn in a physical classroom environment where students are taught by MSP® experts in person.


About The MSP® Advanced Practitioner Training Course

This is the final course in the series of MSP® certifications. It focuses on applying MSP® to large programs in complex and changing environments, and preparing the student with sufficient knowledge to act as a program manager, any other member of a program management team, or head of a programme office. It also teaches students to tailor MSP® to any program environment. The available learning methods – Online Classroom & Bootcamp – provide personalized exercises and case-studies to prepare students for the MSP® Advanced Practitioner exam.



Key Learning Features

Upon successful completion of this course, students will understand:

  • 1 How to tailor the MSP® methodology to make it suitable for any environment.
  • 2 The changes in the programme environment, resolve major programme level issues and manage programme level risks.
  • 3 Application of MSP® principles, governance themes and the transformational flow activities within a large complex programme and changing environment.
  • 4 How to explain the relationship between the MSP® principles, governance themes, the transformational flow, programme information (documents) and the MSP® defined programme management roles; and can apply that understanding.
  • 5 How to produce or evaluate MSP® programme information (documents).

Course Audience

  • Experienced programme managers, used to operating in a transformational change environment.
  • The head of programme office.
  • Business change managers.
  • Other specialist/governance roles involved in ensuring high quality programme management based on best practices is in place, based on the MSP guidance.

Course Prerequisites

There are no formal prerequisites.

Course Preview

MSP® Advanced Practitioner exam guidance.

MSP® Advanced Practitioner case study.

Tailoring MSP®.

Applying MSP® within a large programme and a complex and changing environment, resolving complex programme level issues and managing programme level risks.

Leading the programme management team.

Organization of the programme, the programme office and programme assurance.

Exam prerequisites

  • Must have passed the MSP Practitioner examination.
  • Must have refreshed their MSP 2011 knowledge prior to the course.
  • Should have experience in acting as a member of a programme management team prior to attending.

Exam Details

3 Hours To Complete
2 or 3 In-Depth Questions
Open Book Exam
50% Pass Score
Web/Paper Based

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Does Certifeka provide the exam?

Certifeka provides the voucher for the exam and assists in the exam application process.

Where is the exam?

The exam can be taken either: in the classroom, on the last day of the course; or online, at the student’s convenience.

When is the exam?

Exams can be taken on the last day of the course, or at an arranged time convenient for the student.

How long is my voucher valid for?

Exam vouchers are valid for six months from the date of issuance.

When do I need to register for the exam?

The examination can be scheduled at your convenience. Once you are ready to take the

exam, contact us and you will receive an exam voucher code.

How do I download the exam application?

When necessary, we will help with the exam application download.


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