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Accredited by APM (The Association for Project Management) The APM Project Fundamentals Qualification (PFQ) gives you detailed insight into the processes and techniques required to run a successful project. This qualification requires no previous experience of project management and equips you with the skills and knowledge to make a positive contribution to any project within an organisation. An essential qualification for any new aspiring project manager or someone wishing to top up their knowledge in project management.

You will cover the fundamentals of project management such as the key terms and processes involved with project management and management techniques, allowing you to manage a project with confidence. On completion of this course, for an additional fee, you can sit the APM Project Fundamentals Qualification (PFQ) exam which leads to an internationally recognised qualification.

Our virtual learning environment is the ideal way to study the APM Project Fundamentals Qualification (PFQ) around your work and personal life. Includes tutor support together with forums, discussions, resources, social media, support videos, and much more to support your learning.

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Those with little to no experience, or those looking to refresh their knowledge

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Online learning

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Online: Flexible start

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Online: 12 months

APM Project Fundamentals Qualification (PFQ) overview

  • Key outcomes

    • Understand the key elements of the project management lifecycle
    • Understand planning and scheduling
    • Understand communication
    • Understand teamwork
    • Understand resource management
    • Understand project risk management
    • Understand project reviews

  • What's included

    • Expert tutor support
    • Online study materials
    • Interactive quizzes
    • Progress review
    • Mock exams
    • Learner community forums

  • Assessment

    1 hr multiple choice exam (additional cost – please speak to an adviser for more information on pricing)
  • Prerequisites

    No formal qualifications are required to study this qualification
  • Progression

    Upon completing the APM Project Fundamentals course you can sit the exam to gain the official qualification. You could progress onto one of our PRINCE2® qualifications.
  • Career path

    Upon completing this course you will be eligible for the following types of roles: Project Administrator, Assistant Project Manager, Project Support Assistant
  • Payment

    APM Project Management Fundamentals £249 (inc VAT).
    Please contact a Course Adviser for further information on additional exam fees
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