The Foundation level certifications cover the underlying principles of project management and support:
- IS Project Management
This certificate is designed for anyone involved in or affected by IT projects; this extends to users, buyers and directors. It provides an understanding of the principles of project management, including planning, monitoring and control, change management, risk management and communication between project stakeholders.
- Programme and Project Support Office Essentials
This certificate has been developed from the support team's perspective and contributes towards the status and professionalism of PPSO staff. It is aimed at those new to PPSO work who will be operating at a relatively junior level.