Incorporating the APM Project Management Qualification

Without skillful coordination and management, important projects can overrun, go over budget, or fail altogether.

Capable, professionally trained project managers are a vital corporate resource to provide organisational control and assurance.


Award-winning delivery

Curriculum delivered through workshops, one-to-ones, and guided self-learning.

Expert tuition

Each project manager will be paired with a Professional Development Expert (PDE) coach to develop professional behaviours alongside technical skills.

Professional accreditation

Participants will complete the industry benchmark Association for Project Management’s (APM) Project Management Qualification (PMQ).


Develop your project management capability

The Corndel Diploma in Project Management programme lasts 13 months, during which participants will develop new skills and put them into practice in their day-to-day work.

They will learn via a blend of company workshops, regular one-to-one tuition with experienced project management training consultants, and access to industry-leading online resources.


Leadership and teamwork


Situational context and structure of organisations and projects


The project life cycle


Planning for success


Stakeholder management & communication


Scope management


Schedule and resource management




Risk, issue and quality management


The APM PMQ examination

The APM Project Management Qualification

The APM PMQ is the industry benchmark qualification awarded by the chartered body for the project profession.
Candidates will sit the APM PMQ examination towards the end of their programme and receive comprehensive preparation and exam practice.


Tailored to your business

We design and deliver group programmes which focus on each client’s specific project management needs. Training is scheduled around managers’ day-to-day responsibilities and supports direct application of new skills and knowledge to their work.


Tailored to your business

I have been impressed by the flexibility Corndel has been able to provide. They include Phoenix terminology and methodology alongside the standard thinking to provide business context. This has also enabled us to involve Phoenix business leaders within the course to talk about how we manage projects internally. This approach has been popular with our course delegates as it means they are not only learning the “theory” but also how this is applied in practice within the Phoenix Project Portfolio.”

Sian PowellDelivery Support Manager, Phoenix Group

Corndel have been super to work with, easy to communicate with and are really client focused. Their core values are align with ours, so it’s natural for us to choose them for our Apprenticeship.”

Andy RoughtonOrganisation Change Support Lead, John Lewis Partnership

This is a really important initiative for Hogarth. It’s important that we carry on with the programme during these times. The course content is strong, the programme is valuable and I’m looking forward to seeing the impact is has. Thank you to Corndel for turning this around and enabling us to launch this virtually.”

Richard GlassonCEO, Hogarth

The highest level of professional support. Nothing is too difficult and they are always on hand to help with any of the challenges that may arise when working with a large team based across the country.”

Jayne JamesCapability Development Manager, Royal Mail

Working with Corndel over the past 2.5 years we have seen the language change throughout our organisation. Our people reference tools and frameworks when they discuss business challenges and conversations are inquisitive and directly linked to our business strategy. Corndel are a pleasure to work with. Everyone wants to do a great job and is qualified to do a great job. This is a highly effective partnership.”

Danielle VergeHR Director, Aliaxis

Capita has been working with Corndel for almost a year now and 450 Capita colleagues have benefited from joining their programmes. This year we have enrolled 100 learners onto the Level 4 Diploma in Project Management. The programme has been seamlessly adapted to 100% virtual delivery of workshops and the personalised one-to-one coaching, a feature of all Corndel courses, is proving to be more valuable than ever.

We’re hearing great things about how this highly practical programme, which is tailored to Capita, is already building learners’ confidence in formalising their approach to and management of a range of projects. I would highly recommend the programme to those looking to scale-up project management capability at such a critical time.

Lisa PinfieldHead of Development Programmes, Capita


Invest in project management

The programme is purpose-built to align to the Associate Project Manager apprenticeship standard.

This means you can use your Apprenticeship Levy to invest in developing your project management capability.

Our provision is regulated by the Education and Skills Funding Agency and Ofsted.


Talk to our team

We work closely with every client to make sure our project management provision meettheir needs.

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