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APM Project Fundamentals
Qualification (PFQ)

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About the course

APM Project Management Qualification (PMQ)

The APM Project Fundamentals Qualification (PFQ) offers an introduction to project management. This is a practical course which equips delegates with a broad understanding of the principles, tools and terminology of the project management profession. The PFQ course is designed to help new project managers or members of project teams :

APM PFQ is aligned with the SCQF Level 6.

*BMC are proud to have maintained a 93% pass rate for this course in 2019 and 100% so far in 2020! (as at February 2020).*

Bristol courses are run by Bristol Management Centre and are ELC eligible. London, Milton Keynes and Reading courses are run by our ASPECT partners at Parallel Project Training.

January 2020 – “Good use of real life examples in the explanations/theory.”
June 2019 – “The material was presented in a very accessible way with lots of real life examples. Thank you.”
“Easy to digest with lots of examples.”
May 2019 (2) – “Gary was highly experienced, friendly and helpful, using plenty of real life examples.”
“Loved Gary’s use of real life examples and consideration to syllabus content plus regular breaks so as not to overload.”
May 2019 – “Great 2 days. Covered everything. Very clear and engaging. Thank you!”
“Referencing real life situations and news stories was very useful to help understand the topics.”
“Excellent course for gaining an understanding of projects/programmes and business structure and enabling you to apply basic project management principles.”

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Who should take the course?

This qualification is an essential starting point for new project managers or members of project teams keen to improve their understanding of the processes, tools and terminology of project management. No prior knowledge or experience is required.

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Benefits – individual?

APM PFQ will give delegates a broad understanding of project management and enable them to adapt quickly to the demands of project management and make valuable contributions to the projects they are involved in.

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Benefits – organisation?

This course is beneficial for any organisation looking to advance knowledge within their project team and improve its offering to its customers.

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Upon successful completion of a 1 hour multiple choice exam paper, comprised of 60 questions (60% pass mark), candidates will be awarded the APM Project Fundamentals Qualification (PFQ) Certificate.

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Key Features

The syllabus assesses the key elements of the project management lifecycle and covers knowledge areas from the APM Body of Knowledge (6th edition), including: • Planning and scheduling • Communication • Teamwork • Resource management • Project risk management • Project reviews.

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