CMI Level 3 Award

in Project Management

The Award in Project management is designed to meet the needs of managers responsible for projects, who wish to extend their skills and knowledge to embrace further project management disciplines. It is expected that learners will already be working in a Project Management environment, although the qualification is also open to learners wishing to build on their general management skills.


What are the Entry Requirements?


This qualification can be offered to learners from age 19.


Flexible Qualification Structure


The Level 3 Award in Project Management offers a highly flexible approach to learning.




To achieve a CMI Level 3 Award in Project Management, you need to successfully complete the one unit to a minimum of 6 credits.


How Long Will it Take?


The time it takes to complete a qualification is dependent on the units you choose and delivery times and methods do vary however, the Award can take as little as 2-3 weeks


How Are These Qualifications Assessed?


Assessment is normally via practical work-based assignments provided by Opex Academy.  This ensures you minimise time away from work and that you undertake work study which is relevant to your own organisation’s context.


Progression Opportunities


The qualification provides opportunities for progression for other qualifications at the same or higher levels, which could also be work-based or more academically structured. The qualification also supports learners in meeting the requirements for work and/or employment within all areas of management and leadership at this level.

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