Obtain a Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM®)
Regardless of your career stage, the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)® is an asset that will distinguish you in the job market and enhance your credibility and effectiveness working on — or with — project teams. Organizations with standardized project practices attain better results, as shown in our 2015 Pulse of the Profession® report. Project management is a rapidly growing profession. Through 2020, 1.57 million new jobs will be created each year and qualified practitioners are in demand.
To earn the CAPM, candidates must meet the following requirements:
|1. Experience and Education|
|Pathway A||Pathway B|
|· 23 hours of project management education completed by the time you sit for the exam||· Possess a secondary degree (high school diploma; associate’s degree or global equivalent) and
· 1,500 hours of project experience.
|2. Apply and Write the CAPM Exam
· The certification exam has 150 multiple choice questions, to be completed in three hours.
|3. Maintain Your CAPM
· To maintain your CAPM, you must retake the exam every five years.