Achieve the global standard of excellence in Project Management

The CPMS Programme has been designed to equip participants with the knowledge, skills and techniques required to plan and deliver desired project outcomes to time and on budget. The approach, tools and techniques acquired can be applied immediately back at work.

Where our students work

Employers around the world are appreciating the skills of a CPMS professional


What will you learn?

Scoping project requirements
Project planning
Implementation of the project
Management, leadership and communication
Review and Project Close

About the programme

Certified Project Management Specialist

CPMS is for anyone who wants to improve their project planning, who manages projects as part of their role or who is about to become involved in the management or the implementation of a project.

What makes the CPMS programme so unique?

Let’s look at why Finance  and Shared Services Professionals professionals are choosing CPMS over other programmes

access to a peer to peer learning and support group

Start studying and gain access to a monthly, interactive webinar support forums fo students and members only. The best place to share points of view, get peer to peer support and network.

Developed by industry experts, teaching skills employers need

CPMS was developed by the Institute of Financial Operations and Leadership specifically for Financial Operations and Shared Services Professionals.

easy to access and self paced study

The entire programme is accessible online within the world class IFOL Virtual Academy. Study at your own pace with a variety of learning materials and styles.

visionary and progressive

CPMS content is designed to encourage progressive thinking and allows you to apply what you learn in the workplace immediately.