AAPM has the highest academic and
testing standards which requires government recognzed academic education, testing, and
AAPM ® 1st Project Management Board in the
World to be ISO 9001 Certified for Quality and ISO 29990 Certified for
Accreditation - We made History as being the The First EU -US Based Certification Body to
Achieve Training Accreditation as an: ISO 29990 Certified for Non Formal Training from our EU Standards
Council of the GAFM IBS International Board of Standards
- CHEA Quality
Group - AAPM International Board of Standards - Professional Member of the The CHEA
Council of Higher Education International Quality Group (CIQG)
Accreditation - EU Accredited by the TÜV Technischer Überwachungs-Verein Österreich, : 140 year
old EU/Austrian Technical Inspection Association) which are German organizations that work to validate the
quality of products and services of all kinds to protect the public and for safety. IBS GAFM - EU Standards
Council of the International Board of Standards
Accreditation - We are ISO 9001 Certified for Quality as a Certification Body by our EU
Standards Council of the IBS GAFM International Board of Standards
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Labor, Employment and Training
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Certification Candidates at a young age should realize
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an accredited program, excel in a focus area
of project management, pass all of the project management and management courses, QUIZZES AND EXAMS,
successfully complete the course with transcripts from accredited institution, and then become eligible
for AApM board
certification if they meet the other requirements such as
experience, ethics and continuing education.
Traditionally, it can be
a 3-7 year exam and
certification process depending on if you go into a masters
program, but our AApM Board of Standards has the most respected path, process, and
method of certification which cooperates directly with
government recognized colleges, academia, universities and schools.
*AAPM MPM Master Project
Manager ™ Designation is the only Project Management Credential and certification that mandates and requires
CHEA governement recognized accredited college degree education.
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We are a Board of Standards that offers board certification to
qualified individuals who have met our experience and ethic requirements. Further, on its face, we offer
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all of the course exams, and then become eligible for board certification if they meet the other requirements such
as experience, ethics and continuing education. It can be a 4-7 year certification process depending on if you go
into a masters program, but our Board of Standards has the most respected path and method of certification which
cooperates directly with government recognized schools.
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information to us, we assume that Title 18 of the mail fraud statues apply to this and the submitter is supplying
accurate information. Based on the information provided, we can easily determine if the candidate is dedicated to
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membership to anyone who meets our standards, and is for the innovation and progress of the Project Management, and
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concerning the accuracy, completeness, or timeliness of information contained therein. Use of any information from
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