Level 4 Associate Project Manager apprenticeship

A professional development programme incorporating the APM Project Management Qualification

Without skilful coordination and management, projects can overrun, go over budget, or fail altogether.

Capable, professionally trained project managers are a vital corporate resource to provide organisational control and assurance.

Award-winning delivery

Curriculum delivered through workshops, one-to-ones, and guided self-learning via the award-winning The PM Channel

Expert tuition

Each project manager will be paired with an expert consultant to develop professional behaviours alongside technical skills

Professional accreditation

Participants will complete the industry benchmark Association for Project Management’s (APM) Project Management Qualification (PMQ)

Develop your project management capability

The Associate Project Manager programme lasts 13 months, during which participants will develop new skills and put them into practice in their day-to-day work.

They will learn via a blend of company workshops, regular one-to-one coaching with experienced project management training consultants, and access to industry-leading online resources.

Practical training

The Associate Project Manager programme blends training workshops, one-to-one coaching from experienced project management professionals, and guided self-learning through on the award-winning The PM Channel. You will also build a portfolio of your day-to-day work which evidences your developing skills and knowledge.

Training is designed to fit around your job and have an immediate impact on the way you manage projects.

Professional qualification

To complete the programme, you will sit the Association for Project Management (APM) Project Management Qualification (PMQ) exam. You will also be externally assessed to achieve the Level 4 Associate Project Manager apprenticeship standard.

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Tailored to your business

We design and deliver group programmes which focus on each client’s specific project management needs.

Training and coaching is scheduled around managers’ day-to-day responsibilities and supports direct application of new skills and knowledge to their work

Open cohorts

Organisations can enrol individuals on our open programmes without needing to meet our minimum cohort size requirements.

The programme will follow the same current format of regular workshops and one-to-one coaching, all delivered using video conferencing, providing flexibility for learners and removing travel and subsistence costs for organisations.

Provek run programmes regularly throughout the year. Please enquire to find out the next available date.

Personal support

In both our closed and open programmes a personal coach will work with you over the year to help you complete the course and embed best practice into your work.

Provek’s coaches are experienced project managers and training consultants from a wide range of industry backgrounds and have supported hundreds of project managers at all stages of their careers.

Case study

To read our case study click here.

Regulation and compliance

We are on the Government’s Register of Apprenticeship Training Providers and are regulated by Ofsted.




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Who we've helped

Case studies

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Read examples of how Provek has worked with organisations across many industry sectors to deliver customer satisfaction and benefits.

What have our clients said


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Deploy the right mix of proven online and face to face assessment techniques to identify and develop the project, programme and change management talent in your organisation.

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Develop the project management staff in your organisation with the right standard, tailored or bespoke course and delivery option.

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We work with our clients to embed programme and project management and improve delivery through an engaging and seamless provision of assessment, consultancy and training services.

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Raise your project management to the next level with us

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Provek is a leading accredited training provider of the APM and other bodies.

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