APM Project Fundamentals Qualification (PFQ)

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.  

This two day course is based upon the Association for Project Management’s Body of Knowledge 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. The 1 hour examination is taken on the afternoon of the second day of this course. 

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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.

Duration: 2 days.
Timings: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day (including exam)
Examination: 1 hour examination to include 60 multiple choice questions. The examination is held at the end of the course.
Venues: Best Western Reading Moat House  for public scheduled courses.
For in-house single client courses this event is held at the client selected venue.

2017:  Oct 2-3

2018: Jan 29-30, Mar 19-20, May 21-22, Jul 9-10, Sep 24-25, Nov 19-20

For in-house courses, which can be tailored if required, contact Provek to discuss price, dates and venue.


£625 + VAT per delegate inclusive of lunch, refreshments and exam fees.

Course style: The course is tutor-led classroom style with participative exercises, case studies and revision questions.
Pre-requisites: None.  However, some project experience is an advantage.
Pre-course study: Not required.
Course content: Click here to see full course brochure for this event.

To understand how these courses suit your needs please review our course suitability by role document.

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Further information

Click here to request a call back or contact Provek on 01635 524610 or email enquiries@provek.co.uk


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APM IC exam readiness assessment

Are you ready to take the APM Introductory Certificate exam?  Why not use Provek's online assessment to see how you might do in the real exam.  To find out more about the APM IC assessment tool contact Erica Gassor on 01635 524610.

Free APM PFQ (IC) Podcasts

Would you like to improve your current knowledge of the APM Project Fundamentals Qualification (Introductory Certificate) or assist your studies before your exam? View our free APM PFQ (IC) Podcasts on Soundcloud.  Also available on iTunes.



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Bring this course in-house

Bring this course in-house.  For in-house delivery, most courses can also be tailored to an organisation’s specific needs.  For more information please contact Erica Gassor on 01635 524610.