APM Project Fundamentals Qualification (PFQ)

APM Accreditation
Virtual Classroom, Classroom, Online, Exam Only
Beginner Level Course
The Association for Project Management (APM) Project Fundamentals Qualification (PFQ) is a great way to start your project management career, allowing you to gain an understanding of the principles of the project profession. It offers a fundamental awareness of project management terminology giving you the knowledge to make a positive contribution to any project.

This course is accredited by the APM and aligns with the PFQ syllabus, based on the APM Body of Knowledge (BoK) 7th edition. It is also SCQF Level 6. It will prepare candidates for the PFQ exam and provide a broad understanding of the principles of project profession. No prior knowledge or experience is required for this qualification. 

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This course follows the PFQ syllabus and covers the following main learning outcomes from the APM Body of Knowledge (BoK) 7th edition:

  • Understand Project management & operating environment
  • Understand project life cycles
  • Understand roles and responsibilities within a project
  • Understand project management planning
  • Understand project scope management
  • Understand resource scheduling & optimization in a project
  • Understand project risk and issue management in the context of a project
  • Understand quality in the context of a project
  • Understand communication in the context of a project
  • Understand leadership and teamwork in the context of a project
Do you want to develop your project management career further? 20/20 have combined our most popular APM accredited courses into bundle packages to support your professional development.

Purchase any two of our APM PFQ & PMQ courses to receive a discount of £250!

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Virtual Classroom
£945 (+ VAT)
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Designed and guided by our experienced facilitators, the virtual classroom offers an interactive way to achieve your APM qualification.

Duration: This option includes 2 days of virtual learning through 4 X 2 hour modules morning and afternoon, delivered via Adobe Connect.

The online exam is also included in the package and will be taken around 2 weeks after the course. The exam date is shown as the course end date when making the booking. 

The duration of the online exam is 1 hour and this is proctored by an external agency (taken remotely). Your PC will need a camera and microphone as well as internet access.
£1295 (+ VAT)
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Online (6 Months)
£425 (+ VAT)
Exam Only


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