Training for APM Project Management qualifications
Training courses in Project Managementfor APM qualiﬁcations
What do you look for in a goodproject management course? Individual tailoring to meet the special interests of each delegate. Emphasis on interpersonal skills - people before process. Extensive exam preparation - to reduce worries and develop conﬁdence. Covering all the basic skills and knowledge required for project success.
Anything else? Flexible modular courses - don’t have to take a week off work. Excellent value for money. Trainers have extensive project management experience as well as teaching expertise.
Can the Management SkillsCentre provide this? Yes, it can. It presents courses leading to qualiﬁcations from the Association for Project Management (APM) - the UK home of project professionals. The MSC is an APM Accredited Training Provider with 12 years experience of providing APM courses.
Why take APM qualiﬁcations? APM has over 19,000 members and 500 corporate members, making it the largest professional body of its kind in Europe. APM’s qualiﬁcations are recognised abroad via International Project Management Association(IPMA) Certiﬁcation. APM has applied for Chartered status.
What are the beneﬁts of anAPM qualiﬁcation? They build up your portfolio/cv and increase career options. Increasingly, professionals are turning to the APMP qualiﬁcation to provide an edge in the employment market. APMP can potentially help you to earn up to £10,000 more per year. (Arras People Salaries and Day Rates Review for PPM Practitioners 2011)
Which APM qualiﬁcation isright for you? Introductory Certiﬁcate - no experience or knowledge required. APMP - the foundation-level qualiﬁcation covering the fundamentals of professional management of projects. APMP with prior learning - fast-track route to the APMP for those with the PRINCE2 Practitioner qualiﬁcation. Practitioner - practical assessment of p.m. skills.
Examination-based qualiﬁcations Training Coverage of the Exam type Exam Date of exam (days) APM Body of length Knowledge (BoK) (hours)Introductory 2 27 areas Multiple 1 At end ofCertiﬁcate choice second day of courseAPMP 5 37 areas Essay 3 During sixth based day of courseAPMP - 3 25 areas Essay 2 During fourthwith prior based day of courselearning
How do I ﬁnd out more? The Management Skills Centre website: www.managementskillscentre.co.uk Any queries - please ring 01892 506872 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org The APM website: www.apm.org.uk