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Our apprenticeships can span from Traineeships all the way up to Degree apprenticeships, allowing you to take your learning as far as you want to go in a variety of industries - from local creative agencies to large multinational corporations.

This is a Higher apprenticeship only

Our Project Management apprenticeship begins at a Higher level, this means that in order to begin your project management career you must first meet our eligibility criteria below.

If you are not yet eligible, don’t worry, you can first complete an Advanced apprenticeship from any of our Advanced to Higher apprenticeship programmes below, after which you can then progress onto this Higher apprenticeship in Project Management.

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What will you learn?

Our Project Management Higher apprenticeship programme, combines high-quality classroom training with on-the-job experience to transform you into a skilled project manager.
Our digital brochure will tell you everything you need to know about this programme – from the different modules you will study to details on the assessments.

What qualifications will I get?

In England

  • Higher Associate Project Manager Level 4
  • PMQ APM (IPMA Level D)
  • Agile Foundation

In Scotland

  • SCQF 8 Diploma in Project Management (equivalent to second year of degree study)

Is this programme for you?

Our Project Leaders Higher programme is the perfect starting point for anyone wanting to begin a career in Project Management but don’t just take our word for it, hear from some of our learners, Scott and Thomas, who recently completed this programme with us.  

Are you eligible?

To qualify for this programme you need to have:

  • An interest in project management and be very organised!
  • Live in England? You will need to be at least 18 years old. You’ll also need to have 2 A-levels in any subject or a Level 3 qualification in a similar subject, or hold an existing project management qualification
  • Live in Scotland? You will need 5 Standard Grades (Level 1 - 3) or 5 National Level 5 Grades – both qualifications must include Maths and English and 2 Highers (Grades A to C)

Why study with QA?

We think we are the best in the business. Lots of people agree with us.


Find out why

When can you start?

As soon as you want. Find out more about the different apprenticeship levels and what an apprenticeship could mean for you.

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Still not sure?

Why not have a look at some of our open vacancies for this programme to see if any of them pique your interest.

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Need extra support?

We want you to get the most out of your time at QA, so our friendly Learner Services team is here to help - whether it's with learning, career advice, finances or your more complex issues.
You can contact the Learner Services team on or call on 01753 898482.

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