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Project Fundamentals Qualification (PFQ)

The APM Project Fundamentals Qualification is perfect for gaining a fundamental awareness of project management terminology. Accredited by the Association for Project Management (the chartered body for the project profession), this introductory course will lead to an internationally recognised qualification.

Why choose the APM Project Fundamentals Qualification (PFQ)?

If you are looking to start your career as a project professional, the PFQ acts as the perfect launchpad. There are no prerequisites for the qualification, and by completing the training, you will understand the critical elements of the project management life cycle.

Covering knowledge areas from the APM Body of Knowledge, including planning and scheduling, communication, teamwork, resource management, project risk management and project reviews.


Course Guide

The key facts about your online training

Certification: APM Project Fundamentals Qualification (PFQ) (SCQF Level 6)

Study time: 20 – 30 hours (including self-study)

Vendor: APM

Provider: ILX

Student support: StudentCare™, Career Services and expert mentoring

Prerequisites: None

Assessment: 1 x 60-minute exam, (included) 60 questions. Also includes practice exam and questions

Resources: Internet access and email

Ideal for: Anyone wishing to gain a broad understanding of the APMs principles of project management

Included in your modules

Essential skills for your career

Projects, programmes, and portfolios
Project lifecycles
Situational context and reviews
Roles and responsibilities
Stakeholder management
Leadership and teamwork
Success, benefits, and the business case
Scope, configuration management and change control
Risk and issue management
PMP, deployment baseline and communication
Procurement and reporting

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12 months unlimited access
A global community of peers
Practice questions
Expert Mentoring
Test prep
Exam fees

Salary Indicator

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You can earn an average of £76,000.00 a year

Why learn with us?

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Gain invaluable industry experience
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Change career, start fresh or simply advance in your current role

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