Associate Project Manager Level 4

Who is it for?

Practising Managersw and those aspiring to become Project Managers.  Understand how to successfully manage any project from planning and building a business case through to stakeholder management and procurement.

You need to be supported by your employer and typically you will have a Grade C / 4 or higher in at least 5 GCSE's including English and Maths.

What will I learn?

Whilst undertaking this apprenticeship you will gain a wealth of knowledge and skills undertaking a key role within your company. In addition, you will achieve the following qualifications:

  • APM Project Management Qualification
  • English Functional Skills Level 2 (If required)
  • Maths Functional Skills Level 2 (If required)

When can I start?

This apprenticeship can only be undertaken by those who are already employed in a managerial role and meet the criteria above.

Course Overview

Knowledge and Skills

  • Project governance
  • Project stakeholder management
  • Project communication and leadership
  • Consolidated planning
  • Budgeting and cost control
  • Business case and benefits management
  • Project scope and schedule
  • Resource management
  • Project risk and issue management
  • Contract management and procurement
  • Project quality, context and governance
  • Stakeholder and communications management
  • Business case
  • Scope management
  • Consolidated planning
  • Schedule management
  • Risk, and issue management
  • Contract management and procurement
  • Quality and resource management
  • Collaboration and teamwork
  • Effective and appropriate communication
  • Integrity, ethics, compliance and professionalism
Additional Information

During your apprenticeship you will receive:

  • An induction to the programme to make you feel welcome and to help you understand how the apprenticeship works
  • Day release training at our Training Centre to help build your knowledge and skills
  • Regular progress reviews to help with your development and to ensure you remain on track to successfully complete your apprenticeship

The vast majority of your learning will be undertaken whilst you are working. In order to successfully achieve the apprenticeship 20% of the teaching, learning and development will be undertaken through off-the-job training which takes place at our PETA Training Centre in Cosham, Portsmouth.