Exam Code PK0-005
CompTIA Project+ is the only industry certification designed to teach IT pros the entry-level skills they need to successfully manage small to medium-sized projects.
Designed for IT Professionals
CompTIA Project+ covers the methodologies, frameworks and Agile skills necessary to efficiently manage and deliver IT projects while taking new topics like change management and compliance into consideration.
Ideal for Smaller Projects
CompTIA Project+ is ideal for professionals handling less-complex projects while also managing the project life cycle, ensuring appropriate communication, managing resources and maintaining project documentation.
Good for Life
CompTIA Project+ is good for life. That means once you are Project+ certified, you won’t ever need to renew your certification. Instead, you can focus on building your knowledge and advancing your career.
CompTIA Project+ is ideal for IT professionals who manage smaller, less-complex projects as part of their job duties but still require foundational project management skills. Project+ is versatile because it covers essential project management concepts beyond the scope of just one methodology or framework.
The properties of project, phases, schedules, roles and responsibilities, and cost controls, as well as the basic aspects of Agile methodology
The impact of various constraint variables and influences throughout the project and the importance of risk strategies and activities
The appropriate communication methods of influence and change control processes within the context of a project
Various project management tools and project and partner-centric documentation
|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 (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, Thai|
|Testing Provider||Pearson VUE
|Price||$348 USD (See all pricing)|
|PMI CAPM||Axelos PRINCE2|
|Experience Level||Entry||Entry, Immediate||Entry|
|Exam Focus||Small to medium sized projects||Medium to large projects following PMI methodology||Medium to large projects following PRINCE2 framework|
The CompTIA Project+ certification is considered good for life and does not need to be renewed.
For certifications that are part of the CompTIA Continuing Education program and that can be renewed, please visit our Continuing Education page.