Certified Project Manager
GECB - Certified Project Manager. Get Certified
Are you looking for a way to take your leadership role in project management to the next level? Then the Certified Project Manager program is for you. This certification is designed for experienced project managers who have proven their ability to lead complex projects, manage teams, and deliver results. The Certified Project Manager certification demonstrates to employers and clients that you have the knowledge, skills, and experience to manage projects at the highest level. You'll gain recognition for your expertise and leadership, and you'll be well positioned to advance your career and take on new challenges.
Format: Multiple choice | Language: English, French, Spanish, Arabic and Portuguese | Questions: 50 | Duration: 60 minutes | Passing Score: 70 % | Exam mode: online and proctored based | Renewal: After 3 years
- Personalized digital books (Newest edition)
- Online study tools with quizzes, practice exam, learning activities and resource center (instructor support not included)
- CPM Exam Content Manual (ECM)
- Study tips and exam techniques
- Exam cost, not included
- Your Exam is online and proctored based
- Use a webcam and a reliable internet connection
- Take your exam anywhere and anytime
- Get results immediately
- Receive your digital badge and share your achievement instantly
- Use your premium certification right away
- Access our certification registry anytime for online verification
- Study materials, not included
- CPM Learning System and exam voucher
- 2nd Chance Exam (restrictions apply)
- Digital books, online quizzes and test with immediate feedback
- Online study tools with quizzes, practice exams, learning activities and resource center
- CPM Exam Content Manual (ECM)
- No additional costs for up 3 years
- A digital badge and premium certificate
- Up to 3 years of certification validity (Renewable)
The Certified Project Manager (CPM) certification is a senior level certification for experienced project managers who want to demonstrate their advanced skills and knowledge in project management. This program is designed for those who have already obtained the project management specialist certification and have several years of experience managing complex projects. The CPM certification focuses on advanced project management techniques, including risk management, strategic planning, and stakeholder management, as well as leadership and communication skills necessary to manage project teams and stakeholders at the executive level. CPM holders are recognized as experts in the field of project management and are often sought after for leadership positions in project management.
By earning this certification, you can increase your credibility and marketability, and enhance your job prospects in the highly competitive project management field. Additionally, the certification can help you stay current with the latest project management best practices and techniques, which can lead to improved project outcomes and increased project success rates. Ultimately, becoming a GECB Certified Project Manager can help you take your project management career to the next level and increase your earning potential.
To be eligible for our Certified Project Manager program, candidates must meet the following requirements:
- Holding a bachelor's or higher degree from an accredited institution
- Having a minimum of three (3) years of experience project management or related fields
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills
- Demonstrating advanced knowledge and skills in project management acquired through self-study or completion of an approved CPM training program or equivalent education
- Passing score on the CPM certification exam.
- Being a CPMS certified in good standing or equivalent certification.
- Three (3) or more years of practical experience in project management or related fields
- Completion of an E-Course is not mandatory from GECB portal but is highly recommended.
Application and exam
- Step 1: Determine your eligibility
- Step 2: Choose your learning option
- Step 3: Purchase your CPM bundle
- Step 4: Prepare for your exam through self-study or take a GECB-approved preparation course
- Step 5: Schedule your exam. GECB exams take place 4 times a year, every end of term. Additional windows may be requested by GECB-recognized partners.
- Step 6: Get certified in case of successful completion and receive your digital badge and certificate
- Step 8: Shareable and globally accessible: Your digital badges and certificates can be accessed and verified anytime, anywhere, on any device with an internet connection. You can easily showcase your achievements to potential employers, customers or colleagues, enhancing your professional reputation and visibility on a global scale.
Each GECB certificate is valid for three (3) years. To renew your designation, you need to provide proof of a minimum continuing professional development (CPD) and renew your membership to the GECB community of certified professionals by paying the required fees (149 USD). Your certification is then extended for three more years and a new premium digital certificate is issued by the GECB Certification Committee. No need to write the exam again.
- Module 1 Understanding High-Scale Projects
- Module 2 Project Risk Management
- Module 3 Project Leadership
- Module 4 Project Stakeholder Engagement
- Module 5 Project Budgeting and Financial Management
- Module 6 Project Communication and Stakeholder Management
- Module 7 Advanced Project Management Tools and Techniques
2023 Exam Windows
- March 25 or 31
- June 24 or 30
- September 22 or 30
- December 22 or 30
Learning options for any study style
Ideal for self-starters and those with unpredictable schedules. The self-study option means you can learn on your own anytime, day or night — whatever best accommodates your schedule. The Learning System includes both digital books and access to an online, interactive platform. Contact us.
Ideal for individuals who prefer a structured study environment. Instructor-led classes are offered by approved GECB partners worldwide. These traditional classes combine the Learning System with the guidance of a GECB-recognized instructor and provide valuable peer discussion and networking. Contact us.
Ideal for those who want instructor support but can’t attend classes at a set time. Instructor-supported online classes are offered either through pre-recorded video courses or personalized assistance. You may be assigned one instructor for the duration of your program, but there is no required meeting time, so you can complete assignments on your own schedule. Contact us.
Corporate and group
Ideal for small and large groups for self-study or instructor-led classes. We’ll help you organize groups of self-study or instructor-led classes virtually. Whether participants are local to one site or geographically dispersed, structured learning and online group reporting will help track progress and optimize your training investment. Contact us.