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Managing Benefits ® Foundation Course (2 days)

Interested in becoming Managing Benefits™ Course certified?


Managing Benefits™ provides a guide to managers and practitioners from multiple disciplines working in a wide variety of organisations and in all sectors.

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This course is accredited by APMG International.  The Foundation exams are included and available online after course attendance.

virtual delivery

Flexible Delivery

This course can be delivered virtually or face-to-face, depending on your chosen dates. Virtual lessons are delivered online using Zoom, allowing you to dial in remotely.  Our virtual classrooms are designed to deliver a highly effective and comprehensive learning experience.

Course Outcomes

The Managing Benefits Foundation Course is a Benefits Management guide intended to assist managers and practitioners and their organisations.

Upon course completion, participants will have:

  • An understanding of benefits management, what it is and the case for doing it
  • An understanding of the 7 principles upon which successful approaches to benefits management are built
  • An understanding of the 5 practices that form the Benefits Management Cycle
  • An understanding of how to apply benefits management at portfolio, project and programme level
  • An understanding of how to get started in implementing effective benefits management practices and how to sustain progress
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“The trainer is very knowledgeable; they were able to explain concepts in a variety of ways to suit different learning styles. Knowledge of the textbook and exact page numbers was exceptional meaning reference material was easy to locate.”

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Trained Expertise

With sufficient practice and review, the participants should be able to apply Managing Benefits to their own portfolio, project or programme environment

Career Advancement

Career development through achievement of an internationally recognised qualification

Benefits Realisation

Increased success in meeting project objectives and focus on project risk and issue management

Departmental Transparency

Greater understanding by Senior/Executive Managers of what it takes to deliver a project and transparency of project management activities

Increased Control

Increased project governance and control over project delivery

Recommended For

This course is recommended for a variety of roles including:

  1. Senior Owners and Directors of Change

  2. Change Initiators such as Strategic Planners and Policy Leads

  3. Change Appraisers and Evaluators such as Business Case Writers and Appraisers

  4. Change Implementers / Enablers such as Portfolio, Programme and Project Managers and Business Change Managers

  5. Change Support Staff such as Portfolio, Programme and Project Office Staff

Not sure if this course is right for you? Contact us for a chat.

Course Content


  • What is Benefits Management
  • The 7 Benefits Management Principles

Benefits Management in Practice

  • Practice 1 Identify and Quantify
  • Practice 2 Value and Appraise
  • Practice 3 Plan
  • Practice 4 Realise
  • Practice 5 Review

Managing Progress

  • Portfolio Based Benefits Management
  • Implementing and sustaining progress

What’s Included

Professional Trainers

Professional Delivery by an Accredited MetaPM Training Consultant

Course Notes

MetaPM Managing Benefits™ Foundation Course notes


Managing Benefits™ Foundation examinations

Managing Benefit™ Textbook

We’ll provide you with your own copy of the Managing Benefit™ Textbook to take home


For all courses delivered at a MetaPM training location light refreshments including food and drinks for morning and afternoon tea will be provided

Available Dates

Managing Benefits® Foundation (2 days)

durationSeptember 12 - September 13
deliveryDelivery: Virtual or Face to Face
locationLocation: Online or Melbourne

Managing Benefits® Foundation (2 days)

durationNovember 23 - November 24
deliveryDelivery: Virtual or Face to Face
locationLocation: Online or Melbourne

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