Management of Portfolios (MoP®) Foundation and Practitioner


Course Overview

The Management of Portfolios (MoP) virtual classroom training course includes both the MoP Foundation Certificate and the MoP Practitioner certificate, providing the knowledge and skills required to work effectively in your organisation at practitioner level.

Delivered via virtual classroom, this method of learning ensures a safe working environment, whilst being taught by one of our expert trainers, who has over 15 years of experience in this sector.

Learn how to help your business make decisions about implementing correct changes to their business as usual (BAU) pursuits, using programmes and projects.

Benefits of applying MoP into an organisation include:

  •  Remove duplicate and redundant projects and programmes
  •  Manage their resources effectively
  •  Enhance accountability, corporate governance, and transparency
  •  Achieve the best ROI in projects and change programmes
  •  Identify and prioritise various initiatives, including projects or programmes within their portfolio
  •  Improve engagement and communication between relevant stakeholders

The training package is the best way to study both the Foundation and Practitioner levels; however you can take these courses individually, through our Management of Portfolios (MoP) Foundation training and Management of Portfolios (MoP) Practitioner training

Includes Official MoP® Digital Manual.

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Is the Management of Portfolios Foundation & Practitioner course suitable for me? 

MoP Foundation & Practitioner certificates are suitable for those who are involved in a wide variety of formal and informal portfolio management roles, such as project and programme delivery, investment decision making, and benefits realisation. This virtual training course would also benefit individuals involved in the selection and delivery of business change initiatives, such as Directors of Change, Portfolio, Programme, Project, Business Change Managers, Project Appraisers and Business Case Writers.

Key Learnings Include

  •  Gain an effective balance of business as usual (BAU) and organisational change.
  •  Learn how to tailor and apply the MoP® guidance effectively.
  •  Successfully achieve optimal performance and returns for your whole portfolio.
  •  Learn how to align projects according to your allocation of resources and business goals.
  •  Enhance collaboration and increase project delivery success.


You will first need to pass the Management of Portfolios (MoP) Foundation training, before you can start the Practitioner course.


How will the Management of Portfolios Foundation & Practitioner course benefit me?

You will learn the essential skills and knowledge to pass your exams, and earn the certificates required to embark on a career in this field.  

Exam Pass Guarantee to give you peace of mind to succeed

Our virtual classroom training has provided high pass rates, which has made us confident to offer an Exam Pass Guarantee. Have peace of mind, knowing we’ll support you until you are certified.

With our Exam Pass Guarantee, if you do not pass the exam after attending our training course, you can attend the same training again for free.

All we ask is that you:

  •  Attend all class days and complete all assignments.
  •  Take the exam within 30 days of your Virtual Classroom training.
  •  Request your course re-enrolment within 30 days of the failed exam attempt.

Please note:

Students retaking the course must use any materials or books distributed to them in their original course session. Failure to provide these materials will result in the student being charged for replacement(s).

*Exam Pass Guarantee does not include the resit exam; this would be an additional cost.


What jobs can I apply for after completing my Management of Portfolios training?

Management of Portfolios training is typically popular with practitioners working at a senior level within a delivery organisation.

Typical job roles include:

  •  Programme Manager - £60k
  •  Portfolio Manager - £61k
  •  Head of Project Management - £73k

(Source: Payscale)

Why Us

Why choose to study the Management of Portfolios Foundation & Practitioner course with e-Careers?

We have developed an expert team over the last 10 years since our inception. In that time, we have trained over 600,000 delegates globally, which has helped offer the highest quality training, and we have earned a 5-star rating on Trustpilot, from over 10,000 students. 

By refining our processes, partner relationships, and course materials, we can offer high-quality training solutions for our delegates. 

You will also benefit from:

  •  Exam Pass Guarantee*.
  •  Includes Official MoP® Digital Manual.
  •  Fast-tracking your learning with our virtual classroom course
  •  Enhance your career prospects
  •  Learn from expert trainers with vast experience in this field 
  •  We offer interest-free payment options

Syllabus & Exams

Management of Portfolios Syllabus
  •  Introduction to Portfolio Management
  •  Implementing, sustaining, and measuring
  •  Strategic and Organisational Context
  •  Principles of Portfolio Management
  •  Portfolio definition cycle
  •  Portfolio delivery cycle
  •  Roles and Documentation
  •  Overview of Practitioner Exam
  •  Implementing, sustaining, and measuring
  •  Portfolio definition cycle
  •  Portfolio delivery cycle
  •  Roles and Documentation
Management of Portfolios Exam Details

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Foundation Exam

Exam format – Multiple-choice.

Number of questions – 50.

Duration – 40-mins.

Pass mark – 25/50 (50%).

Practitioner Exam

Exam format – Multiple-choice.

Number of questions – 80.

Duration – 180-mins.

Pass mark – 40/80 (50%).

MoP® is a [registered] trade mark of AXELOS Limited, used under permission of AXELOS Limited. All rights reserved. The Swirl logo™ is a trade mark of AXELOS Limited, used under permission of AXELOS Limited. All rights reserved.