Associate Project Manager

Welcome to the 15 month, Level 4 Associate Project Manager programme. 3aaa Apprenticeships have worked with employers including Rolls Royce, Royal Mail and Westminster City Council to create a unique Associate Project Manager programme to assist your employees in developing the skills required to run successful projects.


Associate Project Manager

What is involved in the Associate project Manager programme?

Throughout this 15 month programme, topics that will be covered include the principles of project management, governance and stakeholder management, leadership and communications and risk and issue management. By working with diverse employers, we’ve developed this programme to help any business grow in terms of being able to define projects and deliver them across diverse industry sectors within different contexts, ensuring the completion and success of projects.
On completion of the qualification, participants will be awarded the Project Management Qualification (PMQ) (IPMA Level D, SCQF Level 7) and a Level 4 Associate Project Manager qualification.

Benefits of this Programme

Your Associate Project managers will learn to:

  • Differentiate between project, programme and portfolio management
  • Plan and monitor workloads and resources
  • Manage project resources, life cycles, structures and objectives.
  • Define a projects scope in terms of outputs, outcomes and benefits.

Suitable Job Roles

These are just a few job roles this programme could suit within your business, to up-skill employees:

  • Project Manager
  • Project Officer
  • Project Worker
  • Junior Project Manager
  • Assistant Project Manager
  • Associate Project Manager

This programme can be delivered to staff who are already working within your business or we can support you in the recruitment of new staff using our expert recruitment service. This will provide your business with an employee who is suited to both the required job role and your businesses ethos.

Training and Delivery

There will be a blended learning approach to the training provided during this programme. This will be a
combination of the delivery sessions, masterclasses, virtual learning environment and workplace mentoring. We offer a range of training and delivery models for this programme, dependent on the number of employees you wish to up-skill. Our national network of training centres all deliver this programme, offering specialist training with a local approach. Our expert coaches will work with your employees to effectively develop their skills and knowledge. Please contact our expert team to discuss training and delivery options. Telephone: 0330 124 3224 or email:

Industry Leading Qualifications

Alongside the programme, your employee will be awarded the Project Management Qualification (PMQ) (IPMA Level D, SCQF Level 7) and a Level 4 Associate Project Manager qualification.

Utilising your Levy Funds

This programme can be paid for through your Apprenticeship Levy contributions. The cost for this programme is £9,000, which would be paid through your Digital Apprenticeship Service account. Our expert team can work closely with your business to help you manage and effectively utilise your Apprenticeship Levy funds.

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