CompTIA Certifications

CompTIA Project+

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Overview

CompTIA Project+ is ideal for IT professionals who need to manage smaller, less complex projects as part of their other job duties but still have foundational project management skills. Project+ is more versatile than other certifications because it covers essential project management concepts beyond the scope of just one methodology or framework.

The CompTIA Project+ examination is designed for IT professionals who coordinate or manage small-to-medium-sized projects. The successful candidate will have the knowledge and skills required to:

  • Manage the project life cycle
  • Ensure appropriate communication
  • Manage resources and stakeholders
  • Maintain project documentation

Exam Domains

PK0-004
% of Exam
1.0 Project Basics
36%
2.0 Project Constraints
17%
3.0 Communication and Change Management
26%
4.0 Project Tools and Documentation
21%
PK0-005
% of Exam
1.0 Project Management Concepts
33%
2.0 Project Lifestyle Phases
30%
3.0 Communication and Change Management
19%
4.0 Project Tools and Documentation
18%

Popular Job Roles

  • Junior IT Project Manager
  • Project Coordinator
  • QA Leads
  • SCRUM Masters
  • Developmental Leads
  • Product Owners
  • Level II Helpdesk Technicians
  • Associate / Business Analysts
  • Project Control Analysts
  • Project Coordinator
  • Jr. IT Project Manager

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 PK0-004 PK0-005
Exam Description CompTIA Project+ is designed for business professionals who coordinate or manage small-to-medium-size projects, inside and outside of IT. The exam certifies the knowledge and skills required to manage the project life cycle, ensure appropriate, communication, manage resources, manage stakeholders, and maintain project documentation. CompTIA Project+ is ideal for IT professionals who need to manage smaller, less complex projects as part of their other job duties but still have foundational project management skills. Project+ is versatile because it covers essential project management concepts beyond the scope of just one methodology or framework.
Number of Questions Maximum of 95 questions Maximum of 90 questions
Type of Questions Multiple choice questions (single and multiple response), and drag and drops Multiple-choice (single and multiple response) and performance-based
Length of Test 90 Minutes
Passing Score 710 (on a scale of 100-900)
Recommended Experience At least 12 months of cumulative project management experience or equivalent education Equivalent to at least 6–12 months of hands-on experience managing projects in an IT environment
Launch Date March 15 2017 November 8, 2022
Retirement May 9, 2023 Usually three years after launch
Languages English, Japanese English, Japanese and Thai
Testing Provider Pearson VUE