Project Fundamentals Qualification (PFQ) - Virtual

This is an introductory course into Project Management and suitable for anyone who has an interest in learning the basic tools, techniques and terminology of project management. There are no entry requirements for this course, so it is open to anyone regardless of prior experience.

Dates Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - Download as vCalendar
Event Times: 13:00 to 16:30
Venue Online
Website Event website

Event details:

What qualification will I gain?

Upon successful completion of this course you will gain an internationally recognised Project Fundamentals Qualification from the awarding body APM (Association of Project Management).


What will the course cover?

  • Project management and the operating environment
  • The project life cycle
  • The management structure by which projects operate
  • Project scope management
  • Scheduling and resource management
  • Risk management and issue management
  • Project quality management
  • Communication in the project environment
  • Principles of leadership and teamwork


How will I be learning?

This course is available online and comprises of blended delivery which includes e-modules, interactive group workshops delivered via video conferencing, forums and study guides.

The interactive workshops will be conducted on the following dates – other components can be completed at a time that suits you prior to your exam. These sessions will be recorded and made available within a learning portal that learners can access during their programme.

Course Workshop Dates
  • Course 1: 21st July 1pm - 4:30pm, 28th July 1pm - 4:30pm and 4th August 1pm - 4:30pm
  • Course 2: 6th October 1pm - 4:30pm, 13th October 1pm - 4:30pm and 20th October 1pm - 4:30pm

How is it assessed?

You complete a 1-hour, multiple choice exam.

Where can I enquire?

Cambridge Network members are eligible for 10% off this course. Please contact us for a discount code. 



Project Management Qualification (PMQ) This is an intermediate/advanced Project Management course and is suitable to anyone with an interest in learning the tools, techniques and terminology of project management. This is mostly suited to those with a prior PFQ or some level of project/risk management experience.

Course sessions start 2nd September and 11th November. 



Part of the privately owned Marshall of Cambridge, Marshall Centre is made up of a team of experts dedicated to providing training and learning in an inclusive and engaging environment. It is the Centre of lifelong learning, development and career opportunities for those looking for an apprenticeship, professional training or for external companies looking to upskill their employees.