The deadline for applications to the Associate Project Manager Apprenticeship & Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Practitioner Apprenticeships is the 12th January 2024. The course is due to begin on the 20th February. Click the button below to apply:

The Level 4 Associate Project Manager Apprenticeship is designed for individuals who wish to take the next step in their project careers. The 16 month programme will support the apprentice in acquiring the knowledge, skills and behaviours required to succeed in the exciting world of delivering change that is driven by project management.

Applicants will typically work in project environments, or improvements in business-as-usual activities and have some pre-existing project management knowledge or experience.

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The Project Manager Apprenticeship Journey
Initial Assessment
Learning & and Assessment
Progress Reviews
Gateway Review
End Point Assessment
On Programme
Gateway & End Point Assessment

The apprenticeship journey begins by creating an individual training plan based upon initial assessments and skills gap analysis. An in depth induction will follow, led by your PLP trainer. Here you will get to meet your fellow apprentices and learn all about your chosen qualification.

The Project Manager Apprenticeship programme is classroom style delivery via a live video conferencing platform. To begin with you will be learning the knowlege part of the programme. Regular homework is issued and structured feedback will be given. You will be given the chance by your employer to enhance your knowledge, skills & behaviours within the workplace with mentor support and on the job training.

12 Weekly reviews will take place which will include you, your employer and your tutor.

Month 12 onwards you will begin to prepare for your end point assessment and gateway.

  • The project lifecycle
  • Project context
  • Business case and benefits
  • Stakeholders and governance
  • Leadership, teamwork and communication
  • Negotiation and conflict
  • Programme management
  • Quality
  • Planning and scheduling
  • Estimating and cost control
  • Project scope and quality
  • Risk management
  • Change control
  • Transition to ‘business as usual’
  • Project reviews

Tuesday 20.02.2024, End Point Assessment June 2025.  Deadline to apply: 12.01.2024

Wednesday 09.10.2024, End Point Assessment February 2026.  Deadline to apply: 06.09.2024

Employers with cohorts of 10+ people can start the apprenticeship any point during the year by contacting us.

Our Level 4 Associate Project Manager Apprenticeship programme is regulated by Ofsted, the Office for Standards in Education.

Gain an internationally recognised qualification awarded by the chartered body for the project profession.

This apprenticeship programme is approved to meet the Associate Project Manager level 4 standard set by the Institute for Apprenticeships.