Guide to project management qualifications

Choose the right qualification

What different project management qualifications and certifications exist? Which is the most appropriate for your organisation or just for you as an individual? See this guidance to help you answer these questions, and to choose the most appropriate pathway.

To understand more about the qualifications and how they best suit your needs please see the answers to the questions below:

  • What are the benefits of achieving a qualification or certification?
  • Who are the recognised project management bodies?
  • Is there benefit in achieving more than one qualification?
  • Is there any benefit in achieving both APM and PRINCE2 qualifications?
  • How do I choose between APM or PRINCE or PMI qualifications?
  • Do training courses include the examinations or are they separate?
  • If an individual does not pass the examination, can they re-sit?
  • APM have achieved chartered status. What does this mean?
  • What is the cost for attending training and taking the examination?


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