ASSOCIATION FOR PROJECT MANAGEMENT (APM)

THE ASSOCIATION FOR PROJECT MANAGEMENT (APM) IS THE ONLY CHARTERED BODY FOR THE PROJECT PROFESSION

APM’s vision is ambitious, challenging and radical. We recognise that to deliver it we need to inspire everyone to create “a world in which all projects succeed with project management as a life skill for all.”

Our mission is: “Inspiring communities to deliver meaningful change for societal benefit by advancing the art, science, theory and practice of project management.”

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CONTACT US FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

WHAT APM COURSES DOES IIL CURRENTLY OFFER AND IN WHAT MODALITY?

IIL currently offers APM Project Fundamentals Qualification (PFQ) and APM Project Management Qualification (PMQ) courses in traditional and virtual classroom settings.

WHERE CAN I LOCATE INFORMATION ON COURSE DURATION, PREREQUISITES, PRE-WORK AND EXAM INFORMATION FOR A SPECIFIC APM 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, you will either receive hard copy workbooks or access to an electronic download of the materials.

CAN I TAKE AN APM WORKSHOP AND NOT TAKE THE EXAM?

Yes. However, one attempt at the official certification exam is included in every APM 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?

A certificate of completion will be issued once course attendance has been verified.

WHO ADMINISTERS THE APM EXAMS?

APM administers the exams.

WHAT ARE THE GENERAL EXAM FACTS FOR APM 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 taken online with a live, remote proctor. APM’s remote invigilation services are provided by ProctorExam.

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

You will receive an email from our Exam Administrator as soon as course attendance has been verified with further instructions.

WHAT ARE THE SPECIFIC DETAILS OF MY EXAM?

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

WHEN WILL I RECEIVE MY EXAM RESULTS?

Official results for online exams will be released directly to you within 3-5 business days, after they have been validated by APM. Papers are hand-marked and go through a validation process. Official results for paper-based exams will be made available by APM 6-10 weeks after your exam.


AVAILABLE APM COURSES

This practical course gives delegates a solid introduction to the fundamentals of project management and to prepare them for the one hour, multiple-choice exam held at the end of the course.


The APM Project Management Qualification (PMQ) (IPMA Level D) is a knowledge-based qualification that allows candidates to demonstrate knowledge of all elements of project management. Candidates will be able to demonstrate an understanding of how these elements interact and how their project fits into their strategic and commercial environment.