The ever-changing and dynamic nature of today’s projects highlights the need for proactive management of people, project strategy and approach, along with the application of sound commercial and project management techniques. This is a recognised knowledge-based qualification that enables you to understand the breadth of skills required to successfully manage a project undertaking. We have divided each of the syllabus topics into zones, and the topics covered within each zone are shown below:
The syllabus is based on the APM Body of Knowledge, which encompasses all areas of project management including strategic and commercial considerations, together with the technical, organisational and people management skills required to participate effectively in project management. We have divided each of the syllabus topics into zones, and the topics covered within each zone are shown below:
All elements of the learning will be supported with exam-style questions and sample answers, and exercises that bring out key learning points and reinforce the learning of the core material.
The course is designed for individuals from both the public and private sector. It is for people working in the management of projects, ranging from individual assignments through to those working on large capital or change projects.
Candidates attending the professional programme would benefit from having a minimum of two years relevant practical experience of project management.