Follow us on Twitter

Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM®)

PMI® certifies project team members as Certified Associate in Project Management, or CAPMs®.

The CAPM® Certification Requirements:

  • High school diploma,
  • 1500 hours of work on a project team, OR 23 hours of project management education.


Exam Fee: $225.00 for PMI members and $300.00 for non-members

The CAPM exam:

  • 150 Questions. 15 are considered pretest questions and the do not  affect the score.

  • Multiple-choice.

  • 3 hours duration

  • Computer-based testing is the standard method.Paper based testing is available under limited circumstances.


Maintenance Requirement: Re-exam after 5 years.


PMBOK® Guide 5th edition is the main reference

Most of the CAPM® questions are direct and related to process input, tools and outputs.


For more information visit