APM Introductory Certificate

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What You Study

The Introductory Certificate is designed to enable successful candidates to understand the language of project management and the structure of a successful project. After attending the course, candidates will be able to take an active part in a project team and make a positive contribution to any project environment.

Course Content

The course will cover the principles of project management including:

•Planning & scheduling
•Quality management
•Resource management
•Risk management

Who should attend?

The qualification is designed for anyone looking to start a successful career in project management and for those wanting to understand the principles of project management excellence.

Entry Requirements

Attendance on this course does not require any prior knowledge or experience of project management.


APM Introductory Certificate is classroom-based delivered over two days culminating with the one hour, 60 question, multiple choice exam.

Joining instructions are sent to candidates approximately 2 – 3 weeks before the course start date. It is essential that the pre-course preparation is completed.

Progression and Associated Routes

•APM Level C
•Diploma in Programme and Project Management

Benefits of APM Qualifications

•Achieve a professional recognised project management qualification that enables you to deliver the company projects effectively and efficiently
•Enable you to develop the people management skills essential in the delivery of projects
•Access to the extensive project management body of knowledge containing best practice guidelines to facilitate project success
•Projects are professionally managed and delivered
•Provide both the candidates and the organisation with excellent project management knowledge and skills to deliver project on time and within budget
•Candidates have the opportunity to become full members of The APM, which is currently undergoing approval to become a chartered professional body

Price: £695 + VAT

Included in the price of the course are:

•Joining instructions and pre-course preparation pack
•Printed course material
•Examination fees
•Daytime refreshments

Duration: 2 Days


APM Training Inverness, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Aberdeen, Perth, Dunfermline and other sites throughout the UK including onsite closed company courses are available.

APMP for PRINCE2 Practitioners Training in Ghana, Nigeria and Qatar is also available.


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