Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)®

The CAPM certification offers recognition to practitioners who are interested in or are just starting a career in project management, as well as project team members who wish to demonstrate their project management knowledge. This certification denotes that the individual possesses the knowledge in the principles and terminology of A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide), which outlines generally recognized good practices in project management. Individuals who do not have project experience but are interested in project management can benefit from this certification because it demonstrates their professional knowledge. Individuals who contribute specialized skills to a project team can benefit from this certification as well by allowing them to align their work with that of project managers. This knowledge can be applied to on-the-job experiences that help develop growing levels of competence in the practice of project management. Individuals who carry the CAPM designation after their name enjoy a high level of credibility from Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification holders, project managers, employers and peers.

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_tta_tabs][vc_tta_section title=”Overview:” tab_id=”1643374153806-7dd135c0-19f711a0-ec00″][vc_column_text]Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)® certification is the entry-level qualification offered by the Project Management Institute (PMI)®. Designed for project managers or project management students with little experience, it is the ideal foundation qualification for individuals looking to initiate a career in project management or demonstrate their knowledge of project management to an employer when in a contributory role.

This 3-day course covers all topic areas required to pass the CAPM® exam. It covers the knowledge areas and process groups contained in the latest “A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge” (PMBOK® Guide) as well as related concepts, tools, and techniques.

As an excellent starting training course for aspiring Project Managers, this CAPM® course educates candidates on how to utilise the PMBOK® Guide and what the best practice project management methodology is too. The syllabus covers a wide breadth of topics, from the essential processes required to monitor and control a project through to the wider context in which the project is being managed.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Audience” tab_id=”1643374279349-e74f7eaa-4c5111a0-ec00″][vc_column_text]We recommend this course for anybody interested in Project Management.[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Prerequisites” tab_id=”1643374335694-b68e199c-ae6511a0-ec00″][vc_column_text]Anybody can attend the course, but to apply for the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)® exam, PMI® requires that you have:

Educational Requirements

  • Secondary Degree ((high school diploma, associate degree or the global equivalent)
  • 23 contact hours of formal Project Management Education (this is fulfilled by the course)

You will also need to purchase a copy of the “A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge” (PMBOK® Guide) to refer to throughout the course.
PMI, PMP, CAPM, PMBOK and The PMI Registered Education Provider logo are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.
Project Management Institute, A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge, (PMBOK® Guide) – Fifth Edition, Project Management Institute Inc., 2013.
[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Exam” tab_id=”1643374398708-f8e74519-107311a0-ec00″][vc_column_text]CAPM Examination Blueprint
The CAPM examination blueprint identifies the proportion of questions from each chapter of the
PMBOK® Guide that will appear on the examination. The questions are derived by combining the overall
evaluations of importance, criticality and frequency, and by converting the results into percentages.
The percentages are used to determine the number of questions related to each chapter that appear on
the examination.
[/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Syllabus” tab_id=”1643374516164-3af546a5-457011a0-ec00″][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner][vc_column_text]The training course is a 3-day workshop resulting in a certificate for the 23 Professional Development Units (PDUs) required applying for the CAPM® exam. There will be some homework throughout the course and the exam must be booked separately through PMI®.

The course covers the following areas:

  • Introduction to CAPM® certification and the “A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide)”
  • Projects, Programs and Portfolios
  • Organisation Structures
  • Project and Product Lifecycles
  • Process Groups Overview
  • Knowledge Areas Overview
  • Project Integration Management
  • Project Scope Management
  • Project Time Management
  • Project Cost Management
  • Project Quality Management
  • Project Communication Management
  • Project Risk Management
  • Procurement Management Plan


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