Requirements for PMP®/CAPM® Certification
Requirements for PMP® Certification
- Minimum three years/36 months unique non-overlapping professional project management experience during which at least 4500 hours were spent leading and directing the project.
- Minimum five years/60 months unique non-overlapping professional project management experience during which at least 7500 hours were spent leading and directing the project.
Minimum of 35 hours of specific instruction that addresses learning objectives in project management
Requirements for CAPM® Certification
For a person holding a minimum of a high school diploma, associate's degree or the global equivalent:
Minimum of 1500 hours of team project management experience.
Minimum 23 contact hours of project management education.
“PMI”, the PMI logo, “PMBOK”, “CAPM”, “Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)”, “PMP”, “Project Management Professional (PMP)”, “Project Management Professional”, the PMP logo, “PgMP”, “Program Management Professional (PgMP)”, “PMI-RMP”, “PMI Risk Management Professional (PMIRMP)”, “PMI-SP”, “PMI Scheduling Professional (PMI-SP)”, “PMI-ACP”, “PMI Agile Certified Practitioner”, “PfMP” and “Portfolio Management Professional (PfMP)” are registered marks of Project Management Institute, Inc.