Welcome to the PMDPro: Introduction to project management course. This online course is a project management qualification for the development/humanitarian sector. It was developed by LINGOS. The courses are available here on Kaya for free.

The PMDPro exam is not available on Kaya. You can find the exam on the APMG website. The exam is run by many organisations, and you will need to pay a fee to the organisation that you book with.

This is an introduction to project management. To access the remaining modules in the PMDPro series, click here. 

The module is available in English, FrenchSpanish and Portugeuse.

Click here for the PMDPro toolkit, with additional information and templates of project management tools. 

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Is this course for me?
This module is suitable for humanitarians and development professionals of any level of seniority, who would like to develop their project management skills.

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How will I benefit from this course?
On completion of this course you will:
  • What is project management?
  • What are project constraints?
  • What is unique about project management in the development sector?
  • What are the responsibilities, skills and competences of project management?
  • What is the PMD Pro Project Phase Model?
  • What are decision gates?
  • What are project disciplines?
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How long will it take?
 It should take you about 45 minutes to complete

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How much does it cost?
 This course is free.

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Will I get a certificate at the end?
 Yes! You will be able to download a certificate after you have completed all the modules and the feedback form.

The word START and a question mark in a circleHow do I start?
 Click on       Join        button on this page. This will take you through to the course modules. Don't worry, if you stop a module halfway through, you can always continue later from where you left off.