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  • Course overview

    CAPM® Certified Associate Project Management Exam preparation courses - PMI

       'I didn't satisfy the PMP® entry criteria. so really delighted I chose the CAPM® Project Management course with CMI. As a bonus, I also achieved a QQI level 6 award in project management. I'm looking forward to doing the PMP next year.'

    PMI ATPCAPM® Project Management Certification courses - PMI®
    The CAPM® project management exam preparation course is designed for newcomers to project management who have no prior project experience and who do not satisfy the entry criteria to the official PMP® Exam preparation course.

    PMI® Project Management Institute Certification courses
    To build a successful career in project management, it  is essential you start on your learning journey with a project management industry qualification awarded by the PMI® Project Management Institute. PMI® (USA) are the leading Project Management  accrediting body and globally recognised by national and international companies.  Participants who have a variety of skills can benefit from the CAPM certification as it provides high levels of competence in the practice of project management.

    A.T. P.  Authorised Training Partner
    CMI are a globally approved PMI® Authorised Training Partner A.T.P. which means you are guaranteed our instructors and the course content is approved by the PMI® Project Management Institute.

    Official PMI® Approved Content:
    The course is fully approved and licensed by PMI  which ensures a proven standard. We provide our students with exclusive access to PMI® approved digital learning resources.

    Official PMI® Approved Instructors:
    The CMI teaching team are exclusively trained by PMI directly and are approved to teach PMI instructor-led courses receiving a unique PMI instructor badge prior to teaching.

    A unique approach that gets you the result
    CMI's unique incremental approach to learning allows you to apply what you learn each week over a 10-week timeframe. This CAPM ® programme deliberately avoids the intensive "boot camp 4-5 day approach", offered elsewhere which results in higher failure rates and additional repeat costs. CMI's incremental approach ensures you are well prepared to pass the CAPM® test on first attempt.

    CMI® Virtual Learning platform
    Gain access to the CMI® unique learning platform which includes:

    • Virtual live online classes every week (which are recorded)
    • Talk and Interact with PMI certified /approved instructors
    • Work through test questions live with fellow students
    • Attempt online exam simulator test quizzes covering the PMBOK Guide 6 Edition 2017.
    • Forum access to view weekly queries that are raised by you or fellow students
    • Feedback Forum to access past student CAPM test experiences and tips
    • 500+ CAPM test questions
    • Formula guide and 100 plus formula test questions/answers
    • Access to 10 + PMI approved videos
    • A free copy of the PMBOK guide if you are a PMI member

    Exam Simulation Online
    CMI has up to 200 real CAPM® exam questions and a 500+ further practice questions. The CAPM Certification tests an individual’s knowledge of the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide).  

    Achievement Certificate
    Receive the Achievement certificate for 30 contact hours.

    Formula Guide 
    Look up any formula you may need for the exam in this handy 100 quiz questions and answers study guide.

    QQI Bonus Award
    You have the option to complete a practical project and be put forward for a bonus award after 10 weeks:   Project Management level 6 Minor Award 6N4090, Further Education and Training awarded by QQI Quality and Qualifications Ireland. 

    The feedback from students is overwhelmingly positive as they feel the practical QQI assessment adds to the CAPM® exam preparation and your understanding of how PMI® methodology can be applied in the workplace.

    CAPM® eligibility criteria
    The CAPM® - Certified Associate Project Management course is open to people from all backgrounds. If you don’t have the relevant qualifications and PM experience, you will be eligible to apply for the entry level CAPM® Certified Associate Project Management test through CMI®.

    Secondary High School Diploma (USA)
    OR Leaving Certificate (Ireland) OR A-levels (UK)
    23 PM Contact Education hours

    Live online classes or classroom learning?

    CMI offers both. Virtual live online classes are now offered and integrated with our online learning platform. It is the same as attending classes in our school, except you attend a live online class. View an intro demo about live virtual online classes.

    Award body: pmi_new_logo QQI
    CAPM® test; QQI Project Management test/project

    1st Award:   CAPM® Certification Award  (USA)
    Award Body: Project Management Institute (PMI) ®

    2nd Award: Project Management Level 6 Minor Award 6N4090 Further Education and Training (10 wks)
    Award Body: QQI - Quality and Qualifications Ireland

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  • Modules

    Week 1:  Introduction / Project Fundamentals / QQI Project assignment Lesson 1
    Week 2:  Project Environment & the Project Manager / QQI Project assignment Lesson2
    Week 3:  Project Integration Management  /  QQI Project assignment Lesson 3
    Week 4:  Project Scope Management
    Week 5:  Project Schedule Management
    Week 6:  Project Cost Management
    Week 7:  Project Quality Management & Project Communication Management
    Week 8:  Project Resource Management & Project Risk Management
    Week 9:  Project Stakeholder Management & Project Procurement Management
    Week 10: Intro to Agile & QQI Exam

  • Fees

    CAPM® Certified Associate Project Manager Exam preparation course

    CAPM® Virtual Live online classes AND/OR PMP® Physical Classroom*: 

    €980.00 (Excludes PMI exam fees)

    Includes access to:

    • CMI® unique learning platform and digital resources
    • 10 weeks of Virtual live classes or PM School classes
    • Test Simulations
    • QQI test and award


    Test Fees - PMI
    CBT - Centre Based test OR OPT - Online Proctored test           

    PMP Test FEES
    PMI member 340Euro   
    Non-member 465Euro

    PMP Reexamination 
    PMI member 230Euro     
    non-member 315Euro

    CAPM Test Fees
    member 185Euro     
    non-member 250Euro

    Students that become PMI members receive a FREE Digital edition of the latest version of the PMBOK Guide worth 98USD.

    Check directly for current fees for PMI members and non-members


    How do I book

    How do I book?

    Application Online

    To enroll, apply online by the deadline date.

    A deposit of €300 to be paid online.  Balance to be paid TWO weeks prior to course.

    Sponsored applicants must pay an online booking deposit to secure their place. Once payment is received in full for the course by the sponsor, the deposit will be refunded to the applicant.

    *Bookings will default to Virtual live online class option. If PM School Physical Classroom is preferred check availability with Admissions. PMI test fees are additional and made payable and booked directly with PMI and may vary according to PMI fees at time of booking.


Course timetable

  • Timetable

    • Start: Wednesday 5 May 2021 18.:30-21:30 10 weeks . 1 evening per week
    • End: 14 July 2021
    • Assigments: 1 Project
    • Duration: 10 weeks
    • Level: 6
    • Places: Limited


Eugene Mulholland is a Project Manager with Integrated Supply Chain Operations (ISCO) for Merck Sigma Aldrich Ireland Ltd. This is a subsidiary of the Merck Group. He works as a Project Manager for the Process and Technology Function within the Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients  (APIs) that supports fifteen sites across Europe and the USA. Eugene holds a Masters in Project Management, B.E. in Chemical Engineering, a M. Eng. Sc. (By Research), and is PMP certified. He lectures for CMI on the PMP and CAPM certification course. Eugene has passed and completed the official PMI train the trainer course and holds the officially recognised PMI badge.
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Joe has been a project manager for over 15 years in a variety of industries including; humanitarian aid, environmental protection, manufacturing, healthcare and IT.

He currently works for the private sector as a Client facing, Global Project Manager  with active projects in Puerto Rico, USA, Canada, South Africa, Ireland and the UK.

He has worked as a PM in a myriad of environments and countries including Haiti, USA, UK, and the Dominican Republic.

He is PMP and ITIL certified as well as having a masters in Project Management from Michael Smurfit Business School UCD

Joe is passionate about project management, driving business change and balancing stakeholder’s needs with corporate strategy. 

Joe currently teaches the CAPM course for CMI.


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