APM Competence Framework


The APM Competence Framework 2nd edition was released in June 2015. You can find out more on our dedicated webpages. This new version is not yet available in a book format, but you are able to download the competences for free.


The APM Competence Framework is an integral part of the APM FIVE Dimensions of Professionalism providing a guide to individual competences in project management. It is an essential part of the toolkit for all project professionals.

Written by leading practitioners, the APM Competence Framework is a valuable tool for assessing current knowledge and experience helping to identify training, development and qualification needs.

It will allow you to benchmark organisation-specific frameworks with other project management and international standards.

Readers of this publication may also be interested in the APM Body of Knowledge 6th edition

Paperback: 246x189mm, 136pp, 2008
Author: APM
Publisher: Association for Project Management
ISBN: 978-1-903494-18-9
Price: £29.50
Discount: 10% off for APM members- £26.55
APM members should contact Turpin Distribution on +44 (0)1767 604951 to receive their 10% discount

To order
Click here to order the APM Competence Framework 1st edition from Turpin

Click here to find out more about the APM Competence Framework 2nd edition, launched in June 2015.

You can sample the APM Competence Framework or purchase it. A self assessment form is also available to help project managers plan their Continuing Professional Development.

Organisations interested in licencing the new APM Competence Framework 2nd edition, should contact  Tim Combley.