Chartered Project Professional

Begin your application today - the entire application process can be completed online, around your schedule and at home.

Chartered Project Professional

Begin your application today - the entire application process can be completed online, around your schedule and at home.

The deadline for ChPP applications is drawing near. Complete yours today.

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Submit your application by 5 March 2021

What is the Chartered Project Professional (ChPP) standard?

The Chartered Project Professional (ChPP) standard is a professional benchmark that demonstrates attainment of a defined level of technical knowledge, professional practice and ethical behaviour. It forms the basis of the assessment that applicants must pass to gain ChPP status and inclusion on the Register of Chartered Project Professionals.

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ChPP support 

Are you considering applying to become a ChPP? If so, APM has created a range of support services to assist individuals in preparing their applications.

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What is the Chartered Project Professional (ChPP) standard?

The Chartered Project Professional (ChPP) standard is a professional benchmark that demonstrates attainment of a defined level of technical knowledge, professional practice and ethical behaviour. It forms the basis of the assessment that applicants must pass to gain ChPP status and inclusion on the Register of Chartered Project Professionals.

Apply now

ChPP support 

Are you considering applying to become a ChPP? If so, APM has created a range of support services to assist individuals in preparing their applications.

Find out more

Who should become a Chartered Project Professional (ChPP)?

ChPP is for anyone that meets the following criteria:

  1. having a proven track record delivering projects, programmes, portfolios or a key control or enabling function and;
  2. having up-to-date knowledge of current practices and methods and;
  3. being actively involved in the project profession.

You do not need to be an APM member to apply.

Supporting document downloads

The guidance document helps with the application process

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The standard document gives an overview of the Chartered standard

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Who should become a Chartered Project Professional (ChPP)?

ChPP is for anyone that meets the following criteria:

  1. having a proven track record delivering projects, programmes, portfolios or a key control or enabling function and;
  2. having up-to-date knowledge of current practices and methods and;
  3. being actively involved in the project profession.

You do not need to be an APM member to apply.

ROUTE 1

for those who have a recognised assessment for technical knowledge

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ROUTE 2

for those who have a recognised assessment for technical knowledge and professional practice

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ROUTE 3

an experiential route for those who do not have a recognised assessment but do meet the eligibility criteria

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The guidance document helps with the application process

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The standard document gives an overview of the Chartered standard

Download the standard

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Chartered project professional benefits

Chartered project professional benefits

Your route to ChPP

There are three routes and the online application process will guide you through according to whether you have a recognised assessment and what it covers:

ROUTE 1

for those who have a recognised assessment for technical knowledge

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ROUTE 2

for those who have a recognised assessment for technical knowledge and professional practice

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ROUTE 3

an experiential route for those who do not have a recognised assessment but do meet the eligibility criteria

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Register of Chartered Project Professionals

The Register lists Chartered Project Professionals who have met the standard by demonstrating a defined level of technical knowledge, professional practice and ethical behaviour.

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Featured ChPP individual case study

Hazel Jell | BA (Hons) ChPP MAPM 

Hazel Jell, ChPP is a business systems project manager at Sir Robert McAlpine, who attained Chartered status aged 25. Hazel first decided to pursue chartered status after attending a presentation by an APM-accredited training provider on the standard in 2018.

Read about Hazel's journey to ChPP 



Featured ChPP corporate case study

BAE Systems ChPP case study

Having ChPPs within BAE Systems not only helps us deliver on our commitment but also gives us a competitive edge, and ensures that we can attract the best talent through demonstrating the high stands of practice which already exist within the business. 

Read BAE Systems case study 

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