Projects can be defined and delivered within different contexts, across diverse industry sectors. They can be large or small. Every project needs to be managed to ensure its success, An Associate Project Manager knows what needs to be achieved, how it will be achieved, how long it will take and how much it will cost, and works with the project team to achieve the required outcomes. They need good planning, organisation, leadership, management and communication skills to utilize resources with suitable skills, qualifications, experience and knowledge to work together in a motivated and integrated team. This course is one of the new Trailblazer apprenticeships and provides practical guidance on how to manage a variety of projects throughout the project lifecycle. The typical time period to achieve the qualification is between 18 and 24 months. Once you have started the course, you can become Student Members of the Association for Project Management (APM) - the first step of professional membership. On completion of the apprenticeship, you will be eligible for progression to Associate Member, with 'Full' membership attained through further experience and professional development.
The potential opportunities are huge - projects can be large, small, defined/delivered within different contexts and across diverse industry sectors. There is significant demand for project managers, especially those able to manage strategic projects with different stakeholders through to completion