The PM² Basic Certification is a Level-1 certification and an obvious choice for anyone who wishes to start their journey in project management with a basic project management certification. It is designed to confirm candidates’ basic understanding of general concepts of the PM² Methodology. The certification exam tests the level of the candidates’ understanding mainly on the what and when of the PM² Methodology, and secondarily on the who and how. The exam questions are based on the four pillars of PM² and the PM² Mindsets, focusing more on Lifecycle and Artefacts and less on Processes, Governance and Mindsets.
Participants will be able to:
Make effective use of PM² for the management of projects
Understand the PM²® process model for initiating, define the scope of a project and understand how to manage it
Understand project planning tools and techniques
Understand project budgeting and cost management
- What is a project?
- Structure of PM2
- Starting up a project
- Directing a project
- Business case
- Initiating a project
- Managing a stage boundary
- Controlling a stage
- Managing product delivery
- Closing a project
The PM² Basic Certification is a basic level certification designed primarily (but not exclusively) for non-Project Managers who participate in projects or aspire to play a role in project management:
Project team members
Project Management Assistants
Project Administration Staff
Participants of EU funded project
None. Some experience in projects is preferred.
The course will be held in English but our trainers are also fluent in French.
PM² is the official European Commission project management methodology developed and supported by the European Commission, used by many other EU Institutions and open to Contractors, Member States and EU Citizens.
The training material will be handed out at the beginning of the course.
PM² ® Basic Certification
From the 3rd day of the training participants may take the online exam at any time for a period of one year after receipt of their voucher