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APM Project Fundamentals


For many, attending a classroom based course is not an option for lots of reasons. CITI recognises how difficult this can be and have produced an alternative way to achieve this qualification at a pace to suit you.

By opting for the CITI online learning route you can study at a time, place and pace that work for you. All material for this course is provided online and it is one of the most effective and comprehensive ways to become accredited in project management.

Access to this online course for one individual licence is £95 + VAT. If you want to purchase multiple licences please contact us to discuss your requirements and to obtain a quote. Please note exam fees are charged in addition to the course fee.

When you feel ready to take the exam, a payment of £175 + VAT is required and again this can be done by clicking on the online payment button below.


The APM Project Fundamentals (APM PFQ) is a qualification from the Association for Project Management (APM). It is designed for new project managers, team members or people who are interested in starting out in project management. It will introduce you to the fundamental principles, skills, methods, tools and behaviours of project management. It is a highly practical approach that can be applied to projects of any size.


During the course you will learn how to:

  • Define the roles of the project manager
  • Capture and manage stakeholder expectations
  • Prepare a business case justifying the project
  • Prepare a project plan including a budget and schedule
  • Manage the risks to your project
  • Control changes during the project
  • Report progress
  • Build and develop a project team.

The exam is a one hour online examination, and all of the information required to pass the examination is provided in our online learning.  We have a 98% pass rate – and only 36 correct answers of the 60 questions presented are required to pass.


Assuming you are successful in the examination, you will gain the APM Project Fundamentals Qualification.

This qualification is also a great stepping stone in your career.  Is your next step to progress to APM Project Management Qualification.

We recommend that when you have completed at least 20 hours of the distance learning you can consider booking your examination. Although different people have different learning styles and speeds, so we will not force you to take the examination – or impose cut-off dates on the eLearning.