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Book an End Point Assessment with the world’s trusted accreditation body.

APMG is registered by the UK Government as an Accredited Assessment Organisation to deliver End Point Assessments for the Associate Project Manager Level 4 Apprenticeship Standard.

The End Point Assessment is the final stage of the Associate Project Manager Apprenticeship assessment plan.

An apprentice can only become a certified Associate Project Manager Apprentice upon successfully completing an End Point Assessment.

End Point Assessment Overview

The End Point Assessment is underpinned by your apprentice’s portfolio of evidence – which is submitted prior to the assessment.

The assessment itself comprises two stages:

Presentation

  • The apprentice highlights 5 key learning areas to demonstrate competence as a project manager.

Professional Discussion

  • Explores the apprentice’s competence and understanding of project management best practice.
  • Confirms contemporary project management knowledge, understanding and experience.

The optimal opportunity to showcase your apprentice’s expertise

APMG's expertise in the professional assessment and certification industry gives your apprentice the best chance off success in the End Point assessment.

Rich history in Project Management accreditation and certification

  • With decades of experience and a broad portfolio of professional certifications - APMG is recognised worldwide as a leader in the project management space.

Exceptional assessors

  • APMG is world renowned for its rigorous assessment standards. You can trust that our assessors will provide the optimal conditions for your apprentice to shine.

Transparent cost

  • Full assessment costs £1100 (excluding travel costs for in-house assessments).
  • If your apprentice is initially unsuccessful butachieves a borderline mark – reassessment costs £600. There are no hidden extras.

Booking an End Point Assessment

To book an assessment – please download and complete the Employer Application Form and email it to the EPA Administration Team.

Before booking an assessment – please ensure your apprentice has met the following pre-requisites:

  • Holds an International Project Management Association (IPMA) level D or the APM PMQ qualification
  • Has achieved level 2 English and Maths (equivalent to GCSEs at grades A* to C)
  • Completed a minimum of 12 months of their apprenticeship

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The Associate Project Manager Level 4 Apprenticeship Standard

This UK Government project management apprenticeship standard takes between 12 – 24 months to complete.

The apprenticeship certifies that an individual has the skills, knowledge and experience to effectively manage project work and teams for businesses and other organisations.

It prepares an apprentice for an Associate Project Manager Level 4 role.

Typical Associate Project Manager Level 4 roles:

  • Assistant project manager
  • Junior project manager
  • Associate project manager

Becoming an Associate Project Manager Apprentice

The apprenticeship is delivered by Government approved training providers – which can be found on the UK Government website.

The apprenticeship is then finalised by an End Point Assessment – carried out independently by a registered End Point Assessment organisation.  

APMG is one of the Government’s registered End Point Assessment organisations for the Associate Project Manager Apprenticeship Standard.

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FAQs

Why should I book an End Point Assessment with APMG?

APMG is the only organisation offering professional project management certifications with independent accreditation through the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) – the UK’s only National Accreditation Body.

APMG’s assessors are verified experts in project management – having undergone APMG’s own rigorous assessment process.

Combined with APMG’s 20 plus years of experience in assessing individuals – our End Point Assessment process ensures your apprentice has the best chance of success.

What End Point assessment options are available?

Remote assessment is the main End Point Assessment option - typically carried out through a teleconference. There is also an in-house option in certain circumstances - please request which option you would prefer in your application.

Are there any pre-requisites for taking the End Point Assessment?

Before booking an assessment – the apprentice needs to have met the following pre-requisites:

  • Holds an International Project Management Association (IPMA) level D or the APM PMQ qualification
  • Has achieved level 2 English and Maths (equivalent to GCSEs at grades A* to C)
  • Completed a minimum of 12 months of their apprenticeship

Will my apprentice receive a certificate?

Certificates will be awarded by the Education & Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) based on the recommendation made by APMG.

Certificates will be sent direct to the apprentice’s employer.

Who will conduct the End Point Assessment?

APMG have a team of highly experienced assessors that ensures a fair, consistent and high-quality delivery of the apprentice’s assessment. They will have been trained by the APMG auditor team who are in turn accredited by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS).

How much does the End Point Assessment cost?

A full End Point Assessment costs £1100. This assumes remote delivery of the assessment.

If your apprentice is initially unsuccessful – depending on the mark obtained - reassessment costs £600.

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