APM Project Management Qualification (PMQ) Exam Preparation

  • 5 days Duration
  • MDV1077 Course Code
  • Virtual Instructor-led Delivery Method
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Course description

The APM Project Management Qualification (PMQ) is aimed at those wishing to achieve a broad level of project management knowledge sufficient to participate in projects from individual assignments through to large capital projects. This course will prepare you to take the APM PMQ exam, providing you with the knowledge needed to pass the test as well as exam-taking tips and practice tests.

Target Audience

Individuals who will benefit from this course include project team members with previous formal project management training (PRINCE2®/PMP); those who are following a career in project management; and general managers responsible for projects, programs, and the project and program community staff.

Course Objectives

  • Learn a proven project management methodology that can allow people to plan, organize, and control the successful implementation of projects.
  • Achieve the APM Project Management Qualification (PMQ), the UK’s leading project management qualification.
  • Use practical skills and techniques to help further your career in project management.

Course Outline

Getting Started
  • Introductions
  • Course Structure, Goals, and Objectives
  • Overview of the APM PMQ Exam
Module 1: Structure of Organisations and Projects
  • Organization Structures
  • Project Office
Module 2: Project Life Cycle
  • Project Life Cycle
  • Handover and Closure
Module 3: Project Contexts and Environments
  • Project Management
  • Program Management
  • Portfolio Management
  • The Project Environment
  • Health, Safety, and Environmental Management
Module 4: Governance and Structured Methodologies
  • Governance of Project Management
  • Methods and Procedures
Module 5: Communication
  • Communication
  • Conflict Management
  • Negotiation
Module 6: Leadership and Teamwork
  • Leadership
  • Teamwork
Module 7: Planning for Success
  • Information Management and Reporting
  • Estimating
  • Earned Value Management
  • Stakeholder Management
Module 8: Scope Management
  • Scope Management
  • Requirements Management
  • Configuration Management
Module 9: Schedule and Resource Management
  • Schedule Management
  • Resource Management
  • Budgeting and Cost Management
Module 10: Procurement
  • Procurement
  • Contracts
  • Provider Selection and Management
Module 11: Project Risk Management and Issue Management
  • Risk Management
  • Issue Management
Module 12: Project Quality Management
  • Quality Planning
  • Quality Assurance
  • Quality Control
  • Continual Improvement
Module 13: Exam Preparation