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APM Project Management Qualification (PMQ) Course Outline

The APM Project management qualification (PMQ) syllabus is based upon the APM Body of Knowledge 7th edition. Throughout this 5-day training course you will gain a broad level understanding of project management knowledge to be able to participate in projects from individual level to large organisational projects.

  • Introduction to Project Management.
  • Management of People.
  • Project Initiators.
  • Planning Tools.
  • Scope Management.
  • Extended Project Lifecycle.
  • Stakeholder Management.
  • Starting up a Project Conception.
  • Management Systems.
  • Organisation and Structure.
  • Roles and Responsibilities.
  • Project Organisations.
  • Investment Appraisal.
  • Monitoring and Control.
  • Handover and Closeout.
  • Benefit Realisation Review.

APM Project Management Qualification (PMQ) Learning outcomes:

  • Understand how organisations and projects are structured.
  • Understand project life cycle.
  • Understand the situational context of projects.
  • Understand communication within projects management.
  • Understand the principles of leaderships and teamwork.
  • Understand planning for success.
  • Understand schedule and resource optimisation.
  • Understand project procurement.
  • Understand risk and issue management in the context of project management.
  • Understand quality in context of a project.

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Who Should Attend this APM Training Course?

The APM Project Management Qualification is Intended for those wishing to achieve a comprehensive level of project management knowledge to participate in projects from individual assignments through to large capital projects. This APM PMQ course it is the ideal next step for anyone holding the APM Project Fundamentals (PFQ) qualification.


This course is open to everyone and there are no prerequisites.

This course does involve some pre-course reading which will be provided. This is to ensure that candidates gain an optimal level of understanding. 

APM Project Management Qualification (PMQ) Course Overview

APM Project Management Qualification (Association for Project Management - PMQ) holders demonstrate that they have an exceptional understanding of project management principles and how to successfully monitor and control a project. This 5-day course will provide you with everything you need to achieve the APM Project Management Qualification (PMQ). A core focus is placed on project management concepts and processes in line with the Association for Project Management (APM) Body of Knowledge and PMQ syllabus, including budgeting and cost management, conflict management, communication, and leadership. By the end of this course, candidates should be able to apply this new knowledge to projects within their workplace.

PMQ is recognised both nationally and internationally as a premier Project Management qualification and the perfect indication of Project Management competency. Because of this, individuals who have earned this qualification will be rewarded with improved job prospects and enhanced earning potential. Learn more about how PMQ can help you in your career by visiting our APM Careers page.

What is PMQ?

Project Management Qualification (PMQ) is a knowledge-based qualification that demonstrates general knowledge in all areas of project management. The PMQ syllabus covers a wide breadth of topics, from the essential management tools required to monitor and control a project through to the wider context in which the project is being managed in terms of social and environmental issues, finance, organisation, procurement, and people management. PMQ is provided by APM (Association for Project Management), the largest professional project management body in Europe.

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What's included in this APM Training Course?

The following is included in this course:

  • APM Project Management Qualification (PMQ) Examination.
  • APM Project Management Qualification (PMQ) Pre-course material.
  • Experienced Instructor.
  • Certificate.
  • Refreshments.

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APM Project Management Qualification (PMQ) Exam information.

  • Type: 10 Essay based questions to be selected from 16, each question is worth 50 marks
  • Duration: 3 Hours
  • Supervised: Yes
  • Open Book: No
  • Pass Mark: 275/500 (55%)

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Why choose us

Ways to take this course

Our easy to use Virtual platform allows you to sit the course from home with a live instructor. You will follow the same schedule as the classroom course, and will be able to interact with the trainer and other delegates.

Our fully interactive online training platform is compatible across all devices and can be accessed from anywhere, at any time. All our online courses come with a standard 90 days access that can be extended upon request. Our expert trainers are constantly on hand to help you with any questions which may arise.

This is our most popular style of learning. We run courses in 1200 locations, across 200 countries in one of our hand-picked training venues, providing the all important ‘human touch’ which may be missed in other learning styles.


Highly experienced trainers

All our trainers are highly qualified, have 10+ years of real-world experience and will provide you with an engaging learning experience.


State of the art training venues

We only use the highest standard of learning facilities to make sure your experience is as comfortable and distraction-free as possible


Small class sizes

We limit our class sizes to promote better discussion and ensuring everyone has a personalized experience


Great value for money

Get more bang for your buck! If you find your chosen course cheaper elsewhere, we’ll match it!

This is the same great training as our classroom learning but carried out at your own business premises. This is the perfect option for larger scale training requirements and means less time away from the office.


Tailored learning experience

Our courses can be adapted to meet your individual project or business requirements regardless of scope.


Maximise your training budget

Cut unnecessary costs and focus your entire budget on what really matters, the training.


Team building opportunity

This gives your team a great opportunity to come together, bond, and discuss, which you may not get in a standard classroom setting.


Monitor employees progress

Keep track of your employees’ progression and performance in your own workspace.

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Frequently asked questions


PMQ (Project Management Qualification) is an APM (The Association for Project Management) project management qualification that allows candidates to engage and actively be involved with projects of any size, complexity, or from any industry.
Yes, all our APM courses are accredited by APM, The Association for Project Management.
We provide pre-course reading, The Knowledge Academy courseware including presentation slides and exam guidance, official certificates, and refreshments.
Yes, the course includes the APM PMQ exam.
Please arrive at your training venue for 08:45am.
You will receive confirmation details as soon as your place has been booked and confirmed.
You will be trained in the latest edition; this will be the seventh edition. If you require more information, give us a call or email.
The price for APM PMQ certification in Canada starts from CAD2495
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider in the world for APM PMQ.
Please see our APMP Training courses available in Canada

Why choose us


Best price in the industry

You won't find better value in the marketplace. If you do find a lower price, we will beat it.


Trusted & Approved

Our APM training courses are fully accredited by APM (Association for Project Management)


Many delivery methods

Flexible delivery methods are available depending on your learning style.


High quality resources

Resources are included for a comprehensive learning experience.

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Complete APM Project Manager Certification Package

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3 courses
Included courses:

APM Introductory Certificate PFQCAD4995


APM Project Professional Qualification PPQCAD4995

Total without package:  CAD16285

Package price:  CAD9795 (Save CAD6490)

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