Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)

Overview

PMI’s Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)® is a valuable entry-level certification for project practitioners. The CAPM® demonstrates your understanding of the fundamental knowledge, terminology and processes of effective project management.

Certification program requirements:

To apply for the CAPM, you need to have:

  • A secondary diploma (high school or the global equivalent)
    AND
  • At least 1,500 hours experience
    OR
  • 23 hours of project management education by the time you sit for the exam.

The CAPM certification is designed for:

It is designed for those with little or no project experience. Whether you’re a student, new to project management, changing careers, or already serving as a subject matter expert on project teams, the CAPM can get your career on the right path or take it to the next level.

If you’re a less experienced project practitioner looking to demonstrate your commitment to project management, improve your ability to manage larger projects and earn additional responsibility, and stand out to potential employers, the CAPM certification is right for you.