Retired 31 June 2018. Microsoft Solutions Framework Essentials


This three-day, instructor-led course provides an introduction to the Microsoft Solutions Framework (MSF). These key elements include the MSF Team and Process models as well as the Risk Management, Project Management, and Readiness Management Disciplines. The course utilises a combination of presentation lectures and hands-on activities.


No prerequisites are in place for attending the course.

At Course Completion

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • explain how an improved solution strategy can alleviate the challenges to delivering technology solutions
  • describe how the MSF team model is used on an MSF project
  • discuss the concept of MSF role clusters
  • explain how MSF teams are scaled, depending on project size and complexity
  • explain project management on MSF teams
  • explain how the risk management discipline is applied to an MSF project
  • explain the MSF envisioning phase
  • explain how to ensure that the solution meets initial business goals and requirements
  • describe how the team plans what to build
  • explain the MSF developing phase
  • explain the MSF stabilising phase
  • describe the tasks involved in testing and piloting a solution
  • explain the MSF deploying phase
  • describe the tasks involved in deploying to a production environment
  • describe the tasks involved in completing a project.

MCP Exam

This course will help the student prepare for the following Microsoft Certified

Professional exam:

  • Exam 70-301: Managing, Organizing, and Delivering IT Projects by Using the Microsoft Solutions Framework 3.0

On-Site Training

If you need training for three or more people, ask us about training at your site. You can enjoy the convenience of reduced travel cost and time, as well as a familiar environment for your staff. Additionally, we can customise the course for your business needs.

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