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Managing Successful Programmes (MSP)  (Overview)



Jul 09, 2012

Course Duration:

1 day


Dennett House, 11 Middle Street, Taunton, TA1 1SH


Managing Successful Programmes (MSP®) is the international best practice framework approach to programme management. It is now in the fourth edition and has been used extensively across many sectors.

The course is trainer led and provides an overview of the framework.

The delivery of the course will include practical examples of how to use the guidance, where it has been implemented and what lessons can be learned. The trainer will be an experienced programme management consultant who will draw on practical examples to help bring the framework to life for you.

The course is delivered by Aspire Europe, who have been SW Council partners for 4 years, and have helped over 250 South West Local Authority staff to achieve MSP Foundation standard during that time.


This course provides an overview of the basic concepts and tools for change managers involved with or responsible for change programmes.


  •  Programme Management terminology
  • An overview of the theory and how it is applied
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CPD:  6 hours

Member Organisations:  £150
Associate Organisations: £170
Non-Member organisations: £190

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