IAPM title abbreviation and certificate badges

All ten certification badges of the IAPM shown in an overview against a blue background.

Title abbreviation

Many certificate holders wished to have short forms for their certification levels. These are now available to anyone who is certified by IAPM or has already obtained a certification. The use of the detailed variant is of course still permitted.
The titles with the corresponding short form are as follows:

Traditional field:
  • Certified Junior Project Manager (IAPM) - CJPM (IAPM)
  • Certified Project Manager (IAPM) - CPM (IAPM)
  • Certified Senior Project Manager (IAPM) - CSPM (IAPM) 

Agile field:
  • Certified Junior Agile Project Manager (IAPM) - CJAPM (IAPM)
  • Certified Agile Project Manager (IAPM) - CAPM (IAPM)
  • Certified Senior Agile Project Manager (IAPM) - CSAPM (IAPM) 

International field:
  • Certified International Project Manager (IAPM) - CIPM (IAPM) 

  • Certified Project Management Trainer Traditional PM (IAPM) - CTT (IAPM)
  • Certified Project Management Trainer Agile PM (IAPM) - CTA (IAPM)
  • Certified Project Management Trainer International PM (IAPM) - CTI (IAPM)

Certificate badges

Furthermore, we now offer badges for each title in different designs. So everybody who is interested in it can show his or her title graphically. Our future trainers will receive the badges manually, all other future certificate holders will receive the badges automatically with the certificate.

Anyone who has already obtained a certification by the IAPM and is interested in the badge, please contact support@iapm-cert.net.

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The certification can be taken via a reputable online examination procedure. The costs are based on the gross domestic product of your country of origin.

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For better readability, we usually only use the generic masculine form in our texts. Nevertheless, the expressions refer to members of all genders.