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APM Introductory Certificate (PFQ) Online Training Course

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APM Introductory Certificate (PFQ) Online Training Course® Video.

COURSE INFORMATION

OVERVIEW

  • Course Description:

    The APM Introductory Online Training Course will provide delegates with a fundamental understanding of project management. They will look at the approach and basics of project management, studying the project lifecycle and change/configuration management. By taking part in this course, you will be able to understand the structure of a successful project and take an active part in a project team, giving your skills a desirable edge to potential employees.

    The APM Introductory Online Training Course allows the delegates to take part in distance learning at their own pace, adapting to their busy schedules.

    Intended for:

    APM Introductory Online Training Course is intended for those looking to learn about project management to gain the certifications needed for a career or just to improve on their understanding. This APM Introductory Online Training Course is specifically intended for those with busy schedules that require the flexibility to study in their own time.

    This Certification is most suited for:

    • Existing Project Managers
    • Any professional looking to become a project manager
    • Project Executives or Engineers
    • Associate or Assistant Managers that have a role in working on projects
    • Team Leaders or Managers

    By choosing online learning instead of a classroom based course, it eliminates the need for time away from work, saving you valuable time and money. It is also ideal for those with tight schedules as our distance learning gives you 90 days access, meaning it can be picked up whenever you have the time. As all you need for this course is an internet connection, this course can be studied from home, meaning you can study in a more comfortable environment, also saving on travel costs.

    Pre-Requisites/Recommended Skills:

    This course has no pre-requisites and is open to everyone.

    Course Duration:

    The APM Introductory Online Training Course has a duration of 8 hours, however you will have access to this course for 90 days from the day of booking.

    Course Outline:

    The APM Introductory Online Training Course will cover the following topics:

    • Project Management and the Operating Environment: Looking at the factors that shape the unique project environment.
      • The difference between a project and business as usual
      • Portfolio and programme management
      • The PESTLE acronym
      • Core components of project management
      • The benefits of effective project management
      • The typical project management life cycle
      • The responsibilities of different project roles.
    • Project Management Planning: Learning about effective project planning techniques and principles
      • Typical content of a business clase, including benefits and purpose
      • Stakeholders and stakeholder management and analysis
      • Benefits and purpose of project reporting
      • Risk and issue management
      • The use of an issue log
      • Success criteria, factors and the use of KPIs
      • Procurement within the project management context
      • Different scheduling approaches (including baselines, milestones, critical path analysis)
    • Communication: Understanding the techniques and tools of project management
      • Teamwork and leadership
      • Effect communication barriers
      • The definition of communication
      • Methods of communication
      • Teamwork models

    Topic Background:

    Founded in 1972, The APM (Association for Project Management) is a charity aiming to develop the professional disciplines of project management and programme management. The APM is the certification body for the IPMA (International Project Management Association) in the UK. After 10 years, it was announced that in 2014, CEO Andrew Bagg was to step down.

    APM develop project and programme management through the ‘FIVE Dimensions of Professionalism’, which are Breadth, Depth, Achievement, Commitment and Accountability.

    Accreditations:

    This APM Introductory Online Training Course is accredited by APM.

FAQs

    • Is this course accredited?

      This APM Introductory Online Training Course is accredited by APM.
    • Are there any pre-requisites for the course?

      This course has no pre-requisites and is open to everyone.
    • How long until I receive the course confirmation details?

      If you purchase the course online, you will receive you welcome pack immediately after making the payment. If you purchase the course through one of our learning advisors on call, your account will be set up within one business working day.
    • How long do I have access to the materials for?

      You will have access to the materials for 90 days from the day of booking.
    • Who provides this course?

      We provide all of our courses, which are created by our dedicated in-house online training team.
    • What support do you offer?

      Our customer service department is available 24 hours a day, answering questions and offering support around the clock
    • What is online training?

      Online training, also known as computer-based training (CBT), eLearning and distance learning is a form of training that takes place solely on the internet, using audio, video and graphics.

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • The following features are included in this course:

    • 24/7 Access
    • Interactive Training
    • Mobile Access
    • Technical and Administrative Support
    • Discussion Forums
    • Personal Performance Tool

EXAMINATIONS

  • There are no examinations in this course.

SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

  • This section will help you understand if your computer and internet are compatible to run the online training course on our eLearning platform and get your final certification exam proctored with ProctorU.

     

    Minimum

    Recommended

    Web Camera

    640 x 480 resolution

    1280 x 720 resolution

    Microphone

    Yes, a functional one

    N/A

    PC Users

    Windows XP

    Windows 7

    Mac Users

    Mac OS X or higher

    Mac OS X 10.7 Lion

    Internet Download Speed

    0.768 Mbps

    1.5 Mbps

    Internet Upload Speed

    0.348 Mbps

    1.5 Mbps

    RAM

    1024 MB

    2 GB

    Screen Resolution

    1280 X 768 resolution

    1280 X 768 resolution

    Browser

    Internet Explorer 9.0 onwards

     

    Google Chrome

     

    Mozilla Firefox

    Google Chrome

    Safari

    Adobe Player

     

    Adobe Flash
    Adobe Shockwave

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