Management of Portfolios (MoP®) Foundation


Course Overview

Our Management of Portfolios Foundation Virtual Classroom training course, will show you how to apply techniques, principles, and practices that will enable you to provide an effective balance of business as usual and organisational change.

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

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.

If you are planning to study the Practitioner certificate thereafter, take a look at our Management of Portfolios (MoP) Foundation & Practitioner training course package.

This course benefits from our Exam Pass Guarantee*, and Includes Official MoP® Digital Manual.

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

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Is the Management of Portfolios Foundation course suitable for me?

The MoP Foundation virtual classroom training course would suit individuals who are looking to be able to demonstrate a working knowledge and understanding of the MoP guidance, proving that you can work effectively as a member of a portfolio office, or undertake portfolio management responsibilities.

The MoP Foundation certificate would suit delegates who are working in a range of formal and informal portfolio management roles, including project and programme delivery, investment decision making, and benefits realisation and would like to accomplish a formal qualification.

If you’ve completed the Foundation certificate, your next step is Management of Portfolios (MoP) Practitioner training.


How will the MoP Foundation course benefit me?

You will learn the skills and knowledge required to sit and pass your Foundation exam, and work towards your MoP Practitioner certificate. You will also be able to support your current job role surround Management of Portfolios, or 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. Once you have completed Foundation and Practitioner courses you will confidently be able to apply for senior positions within Programme and Project Management.

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 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 625,000 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 Foundation Syllabus

  • Overview
  • Implement, sustain and measure
  • Strategic and organisational context
  • Portfolio management principles
  • Portfolio definition cycle
  • Portfolio delivery cycle
  • Roles and documentation

Management of Portfolios Foundation Exam Details

IMPORTANT : You will need to ensure your device is compatible for you to take your exams. Please check and follow the official guidelines here.

Exam format – Multiple-choice.

Number of questions – 50.

Duration – 40-mins.

Pass mark – 25/50 (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.

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