Portfolio Management Training (Management of Portfolios (MoP®))

IMD’s Managing Portfolios training course is designed to equip individuals with the tools to successfully manage cloud portfolios. It provides senior executives and decision makers with the ability to make informed decisions relating to complex cloud-based programmes and transformational change and provides advice and insights to aid effective portfolio management.


  • Covers investment appraisal and prioritisation of cloud programmes and projects
  • 4.5 day course covers both Foundation and Practitioner exams
  • APMG accredited course with a nationally recognised training provider
  • Tutors walk delegates through each principle, cycle and practice
  • Training delivered in a passionate, relatable and practical way
  • Training delivered by an experienced and certified practitioner
  • Covers improving communication between senior management and staff
  • Covers improving benefits realisation and value for money
  • Delegates receive the official TSO MoP manual


  • Delegates able to implement more efficient resource utilisation
  • Delegates improve understanding of managing portfolio-level risk
  • Delegates able to select and prioritise correct programmes/projects to undertake
  • Delegates understand the importance of removing redundant, poorly performing programmes
  • Improves ability to manage dependencies across the Portfolio
  • Acquired skills enhance transparency, accountability and corporate governance
  • Foundation certification confirms ability to work within a portfolio office
  • Practitioner certification confirms ability to analyse portfolio data and documentation


£1,710.21 to £2,054.85 a person

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Service ID

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Telephone: 07908 957944


Planning service


Training service provided
How the training service works
IMD’s Portfolio Management training provides decision makers with the skills, knowledge and tools needed to answer the question ‘Are we sure this investment is right for us and how will it contribute to our strategic objectives?’ and to manage a more effective implementation of programmes and projects via consistent approaches and improved dependency management. It is aimed at senior managers, decision makers and practitioners involved in planning and managing cloud hosting or software systems and services.
IMD’s training courses are delivered by accredited trainers, who are experienced practitioners in their fields. They will have had an extensive career, responsible for delivering projects in both commercial and public sector environments. Most courses are accredited and provide internationally recognised qualifications.
Training is delivered in a relatable, interesting and engaging manner that suits a mix of learning styles and can be tailored further for specific customer requirements.
Training is tied to specific services

Setup and migration

Setup or migration service available

Quality assurance and performance testing

Quality assurance and performance testing service

Security testing

Security services

Ongoing support

Ongoing support service

Service scope

Service constraints
Maximum class size of 16 for optimum levels of student/teacher interaction, and to ensure content is covered in a way that caters for all individuals.
Courses are held at IMD’s fully equipped Training Centre in Bristol at pre-set intervals throughout the year.
On-site training with UK wide coverage, subject to trainer availability.

User support

Email or online ticketing support
Phone support
Phone support availability
9 to 5 (UK time), Monday to Friday
Web chat support
Support levels
IMD provides consultancy support across all SFIA grades, with prices detailed on the supplied Rate Cards.
For each engagement, we provide a Technical Account Manager who will be the central customer point of contact. The Account Manager will have experience operating within the relevant field and of coordinating the delivery of similar services. This provides additional domain knowledge and support to the delivery team, a first point for escalation of issues, and added intelligence and continuity across projects and programmes. The Technical Account Manager will ensure administrative or contractual queries are actioned and resolved, including the need for any additional specialist support.
In addition, we endeavour to provide a secondary point of contact for each engagement to ensure continuity of service and support.
Depending on the particular assignment, support will be provided on-site, or remotely via email and phone, with the flexibility to arrange meetings on site or at our offices. On-site support will normally be between 8 am and 6 pm, Monday to Friday, excluding Public Holidays. Support outside these hours can be arranged by negotiation. Technical Account Management and support will normally be integrated into the delivery team. Costs are included in the proposed price for each engagement.


Supplier type
Reseller (no extras)
Organisation whose services are being resold
Bristol Management Centre, part of IMD Group Ltd

Staff security

Staff security clearance
Conforms to BS7858:2012
Government security clearance
Up to Developed Vetting (DV)


£1,710.21 to £2,054.85 a person
Discount for educational organisations

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