Associate PMC (APMC)

Criteria
 
Education Minimum diploma
Consulting Experience
  • At least 500 consulting hours in the last 3 years
  • 5 (Degree) / 7 (Diploma) years in management function
Consultancy Projects Written summaries of 3 or more recent projects outlining the client business situation, the specific proposed solution, including diagnosis of the issues, identification of options, and definition and justification of the proposed course of action. These will be used during the oral presentation. Applicant must also provide client ‘s contact information for verification of project undertaken.
Client and other
3rd Party References
Provide 3 clients or 3rd party references for the 3 recent projects undertaken. This could be in the form of testimonials or independent 3rd party evaluation/feedback form.
Competency Attend PMC training and pass written assessment in 10 training modules over one year. Exemptions can be applied for with justification.
Ethics A qualifying written assessment and oral presentation on the PMC CB’s code of Ethics and ethical aspect of consulting.
Recommendation By the Review Panel and endorsed by the PMC-CB.
Validity Must seek PMC Certification within 2 years.
Fees
Certification Fee
Education Minimum diploma
Consulting Experience
  • At least 500 consulting hours in the last 3 years
  • 5 (Degree) / 7 (Diploma) years in management function
  • With effect from 1st January 2014 (Valid for two years).
  • Fees are exclusive of 7% GST.
Fee Per Module
Training Fee $1,500
Examination Fee $600
  • With effect from 1st January 2014.
  • Fees are exclusive of 7% GST.
 
Documents Required

You are also required to submit the hard copies of the following supporting documents to Singapore Business Advisors and Consultants Council (SBACC):

  • Copies of the completed and signed application form;
  • Copies of your resume or CV;
  • Copies of photo identification (e.g. NRIC, FIN Card, Passport, etc.)
  • Copies of educational and professional qualification certificates;
  • Copies of project materials (e.g. proposals, reports) listed in the 'Assignment Details and References' section of your application form.

Please note that you will be required to produce original copies of the above supporting documents for verification. You are also required to make a payment of $2,247.00 payable to Singapore Business Advisors and Consultants Council Limited at 2 Bukit Merah Central #18-03, Singapore 159835, upon making an application.

Training And Examinations

Once you have obtained the interview result, you will be scheduled to attend training on PMC Modules and to sit for written assessments.

For any last minute changes (e.g. unable to attend the scheduled training or written assesments), you will be required to inform SBACC and request for deferment, in writing, at least 3 working days before commencement of your training or written assessments.

Informing of any last minute changes within 3 working days before the commencements of training or written assessments will constitute in forfeiture of fees paid. For any deferments, you are also required to make a re-registration for next intake.

Deferments are only allowed for a maximum of 3 times of which fees paid will be forfeited should you exceed the maximum number allowed. For written assessments, you will need to ensure that payment for the re-scheduled examination is made at least 7 working days before the actual date of the next examination intake.

All written assessments will be conducted at SBACC Examinations Office and the duration for each written assessment (comprising of multiple-choice, short and long questions) will be 90 minutes. You will need to attain at least 70% score to pass the examinations.

Do note that all applicants must complete their required trainings and pass written assessments within 1 year of his/her application. For more information on the training dates for the PMC Modules and written assessments, please click here.

Certification Process

Application

For interested new applicants, please fill up the application form. Kindly ensure that you have read and met the pre-requisites for each level of certification before submitting your application.

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