The CAPM Certification Exam takes the following format:
- 150 multiple choice questions
- duration – 3 hrs with no scheduled breaks
- No negative marking
Passing Score – Passing scores for CAPM have not been divulged by PMI to anybody. It depends on your expertise to answer questions of varying difficulties. We strongly recommend that you aim for obtaining 70% or higher, i.e., try getting more than 105 questions correct in the exam.
The exam covers 13 key areas in Project Management. The percentages detail what percentage of the questions are covered in each area:
- Introduction to Project Management (6%)
- Project Environment (6%)
- Role of the Project Manager (7%)
- Project Integration Management (9%)
- Project Scope Management (9%)
- Project Schedule Management (9%)
- Project Cost Management (8%)
- Project Quality Management (7%)
- Project Resource Management (8%)
- Project Communication Management (10%)
- Project Risk Management (8%)
- Project Procurement Management (4%)
- Project Stakeholder Management (9%)
Total – 100%
CAPM exams are conducted by Pearson VUE test centers. For additional information on the CAPM test centers, please refer: https://wsr.pearsonvue.com/testtaker/registration/SelectTestCenterProximity/PMI?conversationId=629736
Greater flexibility for the CAPM exam – You can also take your proctored exam online at home or in your office, using your own desktop or laptop computer. To know more, please refer: https://www.pmi.org/certifications/types/certified-associate-capm/exam-prep/online/requirements
Online proctored exams are able to be scheduled online 24/7, and exam appointments are offered Tuesday – Saturday every week.
(CAPM) certification holders do not have to earn PDUs to maintain their certification. To maintain your CAPM, you must retake the exam every five years.
Yes, our training is completely aligned to the latest update done to the course by the PMI.
All of the classes are conducted via live online streaming. They are interactive sessions that enable you to ask questions and participate in discussions during class time. We do, however, provide recordings of each session you attend for your future reference.
The tools you’ll need to attend the PMI-CAPM training are: Windows : Windows XP SP3 or higher Mac : OSX 10.6 or higher Internet speed : Preferably 512 Kbps or higher headset, speakers and microphone: You’ll need headphones or speakers to hear instruction clearly, as well as a microphone to talk to others. You can use a headset with a built-in microphone, or separate speakers and microphone.