APMG

APMG INTERNATIONAL IS THE MOST REPUTABLE GLOBAL ACCREDITATION AND EXAMINATION INSTITUTE.

APMG accredits organizations to deliver training courses and consultancy services for a broad range of professional certification schemes.

Our long history of accrediting organizations worldwide – combined with our rigorous assessment process means that APMG accredited organizations are recognized for their commitment to delivering exceptional service.

APMG-International is a trade mark of The APM Group Limited. The APMG-International and Swirl Device logo is a trade mark of The APM Group Limited.

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

HOW ARE APMG COURSES DELIVERED?

IIL offers APMG courses in Traditional, Virtual and On-Demand settings. The On-Demand courses are indicated by the word “Passport” in the course title.

How long do I have to complete my Passport course?

Access to Passport products are valid for a period of twelve (12) months.

CAN I GET AN EXTENSION FOR MY PASSPORT COURSE?

Access to Passport products is valid for a period of twelve (12) months from the day you receive access. If you do not complete the course within the twelve (12) month timeframe, you will need to purchase the course again.

Where can I locate information on course duration, prerequisites, pre-work and exam information for a specific APMG workshop?

The course descriptions found on our website contain all of the needed information.

What is included in the pricing?

All course materials are included with the workshop: workbook, manual and exam.

How are course materials sent to me?

Depending on the course and the modality (Traditional, Virtual or On-Demand), you will either receive hard copy workbooks or access to an electronic download. The Manual is typically provided as a hard copy but electronic versions are available and can be used in open-book exams.

Can I take an APMG workshop and not take the exam?

Yes. However, one attempt at the official certification exam is included in every APMG training workshop fee. You will only receive the official certification if you take and pass the corresponding exam.

Will I receive a certificate of completion at the end of the workshop?

IIL will send a certificate of completion once course attendance has been verified.

WHO ADMINISTERS THE APMG EXAMS?

  • For Traditional classes: Exams will be administered by an in-person invigilator.
  • For Virtual Classroom/On-Demand workshops: Exams are administered by APMG’s online proctoring service.

What are the general exam facts for APMG workshops?

  • For Traditional Classroom workshops: Paper-based exams will be administered on the last day of class
  • For Virtual Classroom/On-Demand workshops: Exams will be administered via an online voucher.

HOW LONG ARE EXAM VOUCHERS VALID?

Exam vouchers are typically assigned with an expiration date 90 days after the vouchers have been booked

HOW DO I REGISTER FOR AND SCHEDULE MY ONLINE PROCTORED EXAM?

You will receive an email directly from APMG regarding exam registration and scheduling. Please follow the instructions as indicated in that email. More information can be found here.

What do I do if I need a voucher extension?

Contact help@iil.com directly BEFORE the voucher expires to request an extension.

What do I do if my exam voucher expires?

Contact help@iil.com directly for pricing and information regarding purchase of an additional voucher. Payment may be required before the voucher will be assigned.

WHAT ARE THE MINIMUM SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS FOR APMG's ONLINE PROCTORED EXAM?

Please see the minimum requirements here.

Can I take the exam at a local testing center?

This depends upon location and availability. Please check with your local APMG office to inquire further. Office locations and contact information may be found here.

What are the specific details of my exam?

This information can be found on the individual course certification webpage at www.iil.com. Information will also be included in the Welcome Letter you will receive prior to the course.

WHEN WILL I RECEIVE MY EXAM RESULTS?

Preliminary results will be available on the same day. Official results will be released directly to candidates within the APMG Candidate Portal 2-3 business days after being validated by APMG.

How will my results be displayed?

The results will display as a percentage of success per topic. There is no question by question analysis.

WHAT IF I DO NOT PASS THE EXAM ON THE FIRST TRY?

If you do not pass the first attempt, you can try again as soon as you like. Payment will be required in full prior to booking the exam. Please contact IIL for additional information regarding the resit process and fees.

WHEN WILL MY OFFICIAL APMG CERTIFICATE BE RELEASED?

Official certificates are released 1-2 business days after exam results have been validated.

HOW DO I ACCESS MY OFFICIAL APMG CERTIFICATE?

Please log in to your APMG Candidate Portal to download a PDF of your official APMG certificate. Paper copies can be printed by you or ordered from APMG directly. Please contact help@ampg-international.com or by calling them directly. Contact information is located here.


AVAILABLE APMG COURSES

This two-day course covers the principles and theory of the Scrum framework and the role of the Scrum Master. IIL is an accredited training organization (ATO) and the course is delivered by accredited trainers. APMG’s accreditation processes are respected globally and accredited by UKAS.


This course offers preparation for the Foundation-level examination to gain the APMG-International™ / Agile Project Management Foundation Certification. Agile Project Management (AgilePM®) is the result of collaboration between APMG-International and The DSDM Consortium.


This course offers preparation for the Practitioner-level examination to gain the APMG-International™ / Agile Project Management Practitioner Certification. Agile Project Management (AgilePM®) is the result of collaboration between APMG-International and The DSDM Consortium.


AgilePM® Foundation Passport is your route to achieving AgilePM® certification at your own pace. This on-demand course is accredited by APMG to support self-study distance learning for the Foundation exam.


AgilePM® Practitioner Passport is your route to achieving the AgilePM® certification at your own pace. This on-demand course is accredited by APMG to support self-study distance learning for the AgilePM® Foundation and Practitioner examinations.


The course takes you through a business understanding of the external and internal forces that underline the project from a business perspective, looks at modeling techniques, (As Is – To Be), and also provides an overview to project management (AgilePM) from an “Agile” perspective. The course explains the role’s relevance and involvement throughout the project.


Better Business Cases™ is based on the Five Case Model – which is the UK government’s best practice approach to structuring spending proposals and making effective business decisions. Using this best practice approach will allow organizations to reduce unnecessary spending and improve the decision-making process which gives you a greater chance of securing necessary funding and support for initiatives.


Better Business Cases™ is based on the Five Case Model – which is the UK government’s best practice approach to structuring spending proposals and making effective business decisions. Using this best practice approach will allow organizations to reduce unnecessary spending and improve the decision-making process which gives you a greater chance of securing necessary funding and support for initiatives.


Our Business Relationship Management Professional (BRMP)® training and certification program provides a comprehensive foundation for Business Relationship Managers at every experience level.


You will examine various Change Management techniques and explore which could be effectively implemented in your organization. The structured approach helps you understand how you deal with change as an individual, as a member of a team or organization, and as a leader.


This course will further develop some of the knowledge of Change Management learned during the Foundation certification. You will consider what learning is required and how best to design and deliver it. Then the course will provide an understanding of how Change Management fits into the project management environment.


Managing Benefits is designed to complement existing best practices in portfolio, programme and project management (such as PRINCE2®, MSP®, P3O® & MoP®), and consolidates existing guidance while expanding on the specific practices and techniques aimed at optimizing benefits realization.


The purpose of the Practitioner level qualification is to confirm whether you have achieved sufficient understanding of how to apply and tailor the Managing Benefits guidance and, specifically, the principles, practices, techniques, roles and documentation in a scenario situation.