What is APM?

The Association for Project Management (APM) is the largest independent professional body in Europe that is dedicated to project and programme management.

Their qualifications incorporate a mix of tools, techniques, processes and skills and offer a progressive structure that demonstrates your project management achievements.

Run by project managers for project managers, APM members share a passion for the profession, and remain at the forefront of professional standards and practice, championing project management and bringing new ideas to the project management world.


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Who is it for?

The course is aimed at project managers, aspiring project managers or project personnel seeking a professional qualification.

What will you learn?

The APM qualification provides candidates with recognition of a thorough understanding of project management. Real-world examples and case-study exercises will be used to accelerate learning. Topics of study include: project management in context, planning the strategy, executing the strategy, techniques, business and commercial, organisation and governance, people and the profession.

APM Project Fundamentals – 2 days – this qualification is relevant for anyone with little or no previous project management experience wishing to learn essential project management terminology and common language.

APM Project Management Qualification – 5 days – this qualification assesses all areas of project management, from strategic and commercial implications of their role, to the technical, organisational and people management skills required to participate effectively within a project team.

APM Project Management Qualification (P2 Practitioners Route) – 3 days – this is a fast- track APM Project Management Qualification that enables those project managers with a PRINCE2® Practitioner qualification, gained within the last 5 years, to acquire the APM Project Management qualification via a 3 day intensive format.

Why choose this course?

Benefits for you:

  • Demonstrate you are a skilled project professional with an in-depth knowledge of best-practice project management techniques
  • Develop an understanding of how project management elements interact

Benefits for your organisation:

  • Ability to implement a standardised cross-industry framework across teams and departments, maximising efficiency
  • Ensure effective behaviours are replicated across the organisation

APM Project Management

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APM Project Fundamentals

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APM Project Fundamentals – 2 days

 To achieve the APM Project Fundamentals certification, you must achieve a minimum pass mark of 60% .

You will sit a 1 hour multiple choice paper.

  • Closed book
  • A total of 60 questions

APM Project Management Qualification – 5 days

The APM Project Management Qualification exam lasts 3 hours and consists of 10 questions answered from a choice of 16.

Candidates need to achieve a minimum pass mark of 55%.

This is a closed book exam, so you won’t be allowed to have the official APM manual with you.

APM Project Management Qualification (P2 Practitioners route) – 3 days

  • To achieve the fast track APM Project Management Qualification, you must achieve a minimum pass mark of 55%.
  • There is a 2 hour closed book exam held at the end of the Day 3 of the course.