Associate Project Manager

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Projects vary considerably in size and complexity and between different industries.

There are several skills and approaches which can maximise the success of these projects. Project managers need good planning organisation, leadership, management and communication skills. A good project manager will use resources with suitable skills, qualifications experience and knowledge to work together in a motivated and integrated team with a clearly defined reporting line, roles responsibilities and authorities.

This 24 month Level 4 apprenticeship standard will help develop the skills needed to manage projects of any scale, from individual assignments to large scale capital projects.

Who Is It For?

This Associate Project Manager training course is for employees who are responsible for delivering projects as part of your corporate strategy.

Key Responsibilities May Include

  • Project Planning
  • Managing resources
  • Keeping stakeholders engaged
  • Effectively reporting on project progress
  • Delegating specific tasks
  • Quality control
  • Escalating any issues

Job Titles May Include

  • Assistant Project Manager
  • Junior Project Manager
  • Project Team Leader

Learning Journey

Associate Project Manager Learning Journey

Delivery Options

There are three delivery options:

  • A stand-alone Association for Project Management (APM) qualification
  • A bespoke Project Management Programme (PMP)
  • As an apprenticeship with 100% government funding (England only)

Course Content

  • Project governance
  • Project stakeholder management
  • Project communication
  • Project leadership
  • Consolidated planning
  • Budgeting and cost control
  • Business case and benefits management
  • Project scope
  • Project schedule
  • Resource management
  • Project risk and issue management
  • Contract management and procurement
  • Project quality management
  • Project context
  • Collaboration and teamwork
  • Leadership
  • Effective communications
  • Goal and objective setting
  • Integrity, ethics, compliance and professionalism


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