The purpose of the qualification is to develop in learners the following competencies to enable them to operate effectively as project managers of small to moderately complex projects. A learner completing this qualification is able to: Manage a simple to moderately complex project whilst:
> Operating in a project context in a variety of routine and non-routine contexts, under general supervision.
> Selecting from a wide choice of procedures ranging from standard and non-standard.
> Taking full responsibility for the nature, quantity and quality of output.
> Taking responsibility for group output as required/possible.
> Showing possession of a wide range of scholastic and/or technical skills applicable in the field of Project Management.
> Demonstrating of a broad knowledge base of project management with substantial depth in some areas.