The CAPM demonstrates your understanding of the fundamental knowledge, terminology and processes of effective project management. CAPM is the starting point on a career in project management. The CAPM credential remains valid for a period of 5 years, then the holder either has to resit the exam or more usually take the PMP examination.
CAPM Exam Updates
Candidates can take the current CAPM exam at a Prometric test centre until 11th March 2018 (most of Australia) and until 20 May at a Pearson VUE test centre based on the PMBOK® Guide – Fifth Edition. Our current course is for this exam.
From 12 March to 20 May (New CAPM Pilot): You can be the first to take the new exam and save up to US$210. There may be some delay in receiving your scores.
21st May 2018 – Onward: You take the new exam (now the only option available).
The CAPM credential serves as an unbiased endorsement of your project management knowledge and expertise. It identifies you to employers as a practitioner who has demonstrated knowledge of project management processes and techniques.
Obtaining your CAPM, along with over 30,000 other professionals worldwide, can go a long way toward enhancing your employment and getting you recognised in the workplace. To understand how the PMP compares to other certifications, visit our FAQ page.
PMI's Credentials are recognised globally. Completing the CAPM programme enables individuals to come away with knowledge of tools and techniques to immediately improve project performance. Organisations benefit by developing a pool of highly knowledgeable project managers.
Mosaic's Mentored Email™ training delivery is a self-paced, distance training option, ideally suited to people who's preferred learning style is built around guided self-study using a combination of linguistic and logical learning. All of our trainees have access to Mosaic's unparalleled expertise and knowledge, combined with practical instruction on the processes, tools, and techniques needed to ensure success in the CAPM examination.
Very few organisations have Mosaic's depth of experience in training people to successfully pass their PMI credential exams. Read more about us.
The CAPM credential requires the completion of 23 hours of approved training - our courses are preapproved by PMI as meeting this requirement. If you have completed the training, management experience is not necessary. Therefore, the CAPM credential is appropriate for:
Note: There is very little difference between the CAPM and PMP examinations. There are only minor differences in the course materials to deal with the different examination specifications. There are also some minor differences in the style of the examination questions. For more on the differences see our FAQ page.
CAPM candidates agree to abide by the PMI Code of Ethics: Download the PMI Code of Ethics.
Special test accommodations. PMI have processes to provide exam access to individuals with documented disabilities. Arranging special access takes 30 to 60 days - details are available from the PMI website.
For more on the CAPM Eligibility download the CAPM Handbook.
CAPM Mentored Email™ Courses.
Self-paced courses available 24*7 worldwide. $600 (plus GST for Australian residents)
The examination application process and payment of fees are managed by PMI USA. In most situations, CAPM candidates will be expected to sit a Computer Based Test (CBT). There are many more exam centers qualified to administer the CAPM examination than the PMP examination. See more on the CAPM application process.
Our CAPM course includes all of the resources needed to pass your CAPM examination:
Feel free to contact us, we've been PMI members for over 25 years and are happy to help you navigate the system. You do not need to be signed up for a course to make use of this free service. Contact us.