The Management of Portfolios (MoP) guidance provides advice and examples of how to apply principles, practices and techniques which help to optimise an organisation’s investment in change alongside its business-as-usual (BAU) work. ILX Group’s Management of Portfolios (MoP) Foundation and Practitioner blended learning contains all the training and materials you need to attain both the Foundation and Practitioner qualifications in MoP.
Using the latest developments in e-learning we will provide you with the knowledge and understanding of the scope, content and structure of the MoP guidance to fully prepare you for the MoP Foundation exam. Upon completion of the e-learning you will attend a two-day Practitioner workshop. You will work through some sample questions in an engaging and interactive manner, led by an accredited Management of Portfolios (MoP) trainer who will have the practical experience you will find invaluable to pass your MoP Foundation and Practitioner examinations.
The blended learning course format is as follows:
12 months' access to the Foundation e-learning, followed by a two-day Practitioner workshop once you have passed the Foundation exam.
You must pass the Foundation exam prior to attending the Practitioner examination.
The Foundation level qualification measures understanding of the principles, cycles, practices, techniques, roles, responsibilities, documents and organizational context within which portfolio management operates. Specifically by the end of the Foundation course you should know and understand the:
By the end of the Practitioner element of the course you should be able to apply and understand how to tailor MoP effectively. Specifically you should be able to demonstrate your ability to:
Course material for your Practitioner workshop:
If you opt for classroom delivery you will be provided with a printed version of the ILX course material. This will be issued on day one of your course.
If you select virtual delivery material will be accessible via the ILX portal. Full instructions with a link to the portal will be issued within 48 hours once you have booked your chosen course date.The course materials will be provided in a PDF format and available for download. You will need to download and save the materials to your device, so that you can annotate them during the training course.
Digital & hardcopy official manual: Your will be sent an email invitation within 48 hours of your purchase to register on the Peoplecert portal. Once registered you will be able to access the digital version of your manual. Please note: There is a 5-year limitation in accessing your eBook.The hardcopy will be shipped to your chosen address within 48 hours of purchase.
Introduction to MoP
Strategic and organisational context
Roles and documentation
Implement , sustain, measure
MoP Foundation examination technique
MoP Foundation examination simulator
Introduction and the Practitioner examination overview
Implement, sustain and measure
Portfolio definition cycle
Portfolio delivery cycle
Roles and documentation
This certification is aimed at those involved in a range of formal and informal portfolio management roles encompassing investment decision making, project and programme delivery, and benefits realization. It is relevant to all those involved in the selection and delivery of business change initiatives including:
Exams are taken online via remote proctor. You will be sent an email invitation within 48 hours of your purchase to register on the Peoplecert portal for the Foundation exam. Once registered you will be able to book your online Foundation exam at a date and time of your choice. Once you have booked your Practitioner course you will be sent another email invitation approximately two working days prior to course commencement. This will enable you to book your online Practitioner exam at a date and time of your choice. You are responsible for booking your own exam. For more information about how to take your exam and the technical requirements, please click here.
Please note: We would like to inform you that during open book exams candidates can use only official hard copy books or softcopy e-books available only through VitalSource on a secondary device.
Recertification: This certification has a renew within three years of the award date to remain current. There are multiple ways to recertify, more information regarding the options can be found here.