CompTIA Certifications

CompTIA Project+

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CompTIA’s Project+ certification validates core knowledge of project life cycles, project roles, and skills necessary to effectively initiate, plan, execute, monitor and close a project. Project+ certifies the business, interpersonal and technical project management skills required to successfully manage projects and business initiatives.

Project+ is intended for candidates possessing at least 12 months of cumulative experience in leading, managing, directing and/or participating in small- to medium-scale projects.

Exam Domains

Pre Project Setup/Initiating
12%
Project Planning
29%
Project Execution and Delivery
23%
Project Execution and Delivery
27%
Project Closure
9%

What’s New

CompTIA is currently working on an update to the Project+ exam. The anticipated release is Q1 2017.

Popular Job Roles

  • Project Coordinator/Manager
  • Project Team Members
  • Business Analyst
  • Manager, Director, Team Leader

Organizations that Recommend or Teach Project+

  • Accenture
  • Advantage Health
  • Canon
  • Dell
  • Ernst & Young
  • General Dynamics
  • Fuji Xerox
  • HP
  • U.S. Army
  • U.S. Navy

Exam Details

Exam Codes PK0-003 Beta Exam Code: PK1-004*
Exam Description CompTIA Project+ verifies knowledge of the entire project management life cycle as well as skills needed to initiate, plan, execute, monitor and control and close a project. Project+ also includes business, interpersonal and technical project management skills required to manage projects and initiatives. The beta exam covers the latest skills needed for project managers. As part of CompTIA’s high-stakes exam development process, beta exams are available at a discounted price for the first 400 people to register and take the exam.
Number of Questions Maximum of 100 questions 120 questions
Type of Questions Multiple choice questions (single and multiple response), and drag and drops Multiple choice questions
Length of Test 90 Minutes 135 minutes, candidate seat time (with an additional 15 minutes for NDA)
Passing Score 710 (on a scale of 100-900) N/A
Recommended Experience One year of managing, directing or participating in small- to medium-scale projects One year of managing, directing or participating in small- to medium-scale projects
Price See Partner pricing page $50.00 USD

* Beta Exam Results: Pass/fail information will not be available until Q1 2017; candidates will be notified. Only a numbered score is issued at the end of the beta exam. Exam objectives will not appear in beta exam results.