APM PFQ online

Course overview

Provek's online course on The PM Channel will enable delegates to attain the level of competence required to pass the APM Project Fundamentals BoK7 Qualification (PFQ). Once study is completed, the one-hour exam can be taken via a webcam at your desk.

Course specification

Who should attend:

Project team members, project planners, project office staff, project coordinators, junior or inexperienced project managers, work package leads and any staff new to project management who require a broad insight in to project management principles and best-practice.


Self-study of between 10 and 15 hours.


Provek will register you for the online exam via the ProctorU service and you will select the exam date and time to suit you (please allow a 5 working day lead time to book your exam date).


One-hour examination of 60 multiple choice questions.


There are two options:

1. Online via PayPal: Visit the PM Channel here to purchase your 1 year course subscription. A link to the PFQ study book (pdf version) is included. You will be able to purchase the online exam any time after registering). Prices:

  • £49 + VAT for the online course
  • £193 + VAT for the online exam
  • You can also purchase the Provek PFQ hard copy study book to supplement your online study at our shop here.


2. Via credit card over the phone: Submit our booking form that can be accessed here

Provek will call you to take your credit card payment over the phone. Price:

£262 + VAT (PM Channel online course + online exam + hard copy study book).

Course style:

Directed self study followed by the online exam. This includes access to The PM Channel, exam practice tests and Provek remote expert support (telephone and email).


None. However, some project experience is an advantage.


Download the course brochure.

Qualification details

APM Project Fundamentals Qualification (PFQ) – formerly known as Introductory Certificate, is designed for those embarking on a project management career or for individuals who require recognition for their general project management knowledge and awareness.

The course is based upon the Association for Project Management’s Body of Knowledge 7th edition and covers the syllabus for the APM Project Fundamentals Qualification examination. The course covers a wide range of topics at a summary level thus providing attendees with a broad understanding of project management terminology, basic techniques and the people and skills required to successfully manage a project.

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