The Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)® is an entry-level credential from the Project Management Institute® (PMI)®. Like PMP®, CAPM is based on A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide). They teach the same principles, but CAPM is for those with less project experience.
PMI introduced CAPM in 2003, 19 years after PMP. PMI designed this certificate for:
CAPM teaches the principles and terminology of the PMBOK® Guide.. For those aspiring to a career in project management, successful attainment of the certification will show that you can: