What's New With asapm?* As you can see with our logo above, we're changing our branding! We have been asapm for over 15 years, and IPMA's USA member (IPMA-USA) for the last 10+ years. As we add even more of IPMA's services to our offerings (such as the IPMA Project Excellence Awards), our board has voted to use the IPMA-USA brand in all of our public media--starting with this website. Welcome to IPMA-USA!
Some of our most-frequently-accessed information is just a click away from this front page. This page features our latest and most-popular website links, for your convenience.
IPMA-USA Vision: A world in which all projects succeed!
Program & Project Manager Certifications
We offer the USA's only role-based, PPM competence-led certifications, assessed by professional assessors. We also offer exam-based certification. See our range of basic to Advanced PM certification offerings.
Download ICB4, IPMA's Individual Competence Baseline. ICB4 shows the path from Knowledge, to Competence, to Certification, and PM Performance.
See our Competence Enabler (CE) program. Participants can offer their services as coaches, trainers, consultants, or PRO Assessors! Can you CE me now?
In addition to our unique advanced certifications for program and project managers, we also offer PRO, our Performance Rated Organization standard; click the PRO logo at right to visit our PRO section.
PRO is an organizational performance assessment standard. This process can help you benchmark to other organization, or provides an action plan to improve PM performance. Download PRO; wouldn't you rather be served by a PRO?
News and Media
2016 IPMA-USA Dialogue Webinar Series Premieres!
For completed events, and next-event details, see our 2016 Dialogue Webinar Series page!
IPMA, the International Project Management Assocation, is the World's first project management association, founded in 1965. IPMA is a federation of independent National Member Associations, representing over 60 countries. Our unique Federation structure allows us to collaborate as a true Global organization, while serving local needs. You receive two memberships in one: When you join IPMA-USA, you are also a member of IPMA!
Fact: IPMA's prior name was INTERNET, some 16 years before the connected World decided our name was a "keeper."