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Certified Associate in Project Management Exam Preparation

Davis and Dean’s pass rate equals 95% if PMI exam is written within six weeks after completing the Certified Associate in Project Management Exam Preparation.

The Certified Associate in Project Management Exam Preparation (CAPM ® Exam Prep) is designed to prepare students to successfully pass the CAPM exam issued by the Project Management Institute (PMI ®).

This course is also designed to satisfy the 24 hours of project management education (PDU ®) required by PMI ® in order to qualify to take the exam. The CAPM ® is an internationally acclaimed professional credential which will open many doors for those who obtain it.

As a proud custodian of project management the PMI has developed a practice standard for the project management professional, and published as the Guide to Project Management Body of Knowledge, also referred to as the PMBOK guide.

The PMI’s PMBOK guide has matured over the years and is now available in its 6th edition.

On a broad scale, the CAPM credential holds commercial value for all companies that embrace it, as it embodies and implies a professional attitude towards managing by project.

Read more about Davis and Dean’s relationship with PMI here.

Course Structure

The Davis and Dean Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) ® Exam preparation course runs over 5 days and prepares attendees to pass the exam by helping them learn and understand the following:

PMI ® Specific Terminology

The use of a common language for the science of project management has always been a challenge for organisations practicing project management. PMI has invested a lot of effort in addressing the common language issue. Learn how PMI ® defines and approaches project management.

The Five Project Management Process Groups

Understand initiating, planning, executing, monitoring and controlling and closing processes within project management.

The Ten Project Management Knowledge Areas

Learn about integration, scope, time, cost, resource, procurement, communications, quality, human resources and stakeholder management.

Inputs, tools, techniques and outputs

Understand how PMI ® defines and relates each of the 47 processes from the knowledge areas to each other.

Test preparation skills

Receive tips, tricks and help on how to apply, prepare for and take the PMP® Exam.

Participants learn PMI ® specific project management skills from certified PMP ® instructors and apply them to a simulated project that allows them to experience each process and knowledge area.

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Applied Hands-on Skills


·         Learn the PMI ® approach to project management

·         Understand the five process groups

  • Develop skill in the ten knowledge areas
  • Learn inputs, tools, techniques and outputs for project management processes
  • Review critical test taking skills through practice exams and simulations
  • Receive instruction using accelerated learning techniques


Course Materials include:

·         PMBOK ® guide (6th Edition)

·         A course workbook which is over 400 pages and includes many study aids

·         License to Exam Simulator (6 months access).

·         Additional accelerated learning study aids.

·        In class exams and reviews

PMI®, CAPM® , PMP®and PMBOK® are registered trademarks of the Project Management Institute.


Project Management Institute (PMI) Accreditation

Davis&Dean is a Charter Registered Education Provider with the PMI (Project Management Institute). The MBP program is accredited with 24 PDU’s (Professional Development Units)

Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA) Accreditation

Davis&Dean is registered with ECSA and the Managing By Project (MBP) program  is validated for CPD under Course & Lectures, obtain 3 CPD points for attending, ICMEESA 065/11

South African Council for Project and Construction Management Professions (SACPCMP) Accreditation

Davis&Dean is registered with the SACPCMP and the Managing By Project (MBP) program is validated for CPD under category A (Core Knowledge), (CPD points pending) , SACPCMP/CPD/(pending)