CP3P®

CP³P Certification Course Overview

 

Building APMG Certified PPP professionals to tackle infrastructure challenges.

Course Overview
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Pre Course
Exam Info

The Certification Program aims to foster a common minimum level of knowledge and understanding amongst individuals working on PPPs or those interested in learning about PPPs, regardless of discipline or sector. It has been designed to create a consistency of terms used in PPPs and to standardize the process for the delivery of PPP projects worldwide.

 

Foundation aims to standardize their knowledge of the PPP process and terminology, as described in the Guide. The exam tests whether a candidate has sufficient knowledge and understanding of the PPP Guide to act as an informed team member of a PPP finance project.

 

Practitioner Preparation tests whether candidates have achieved sufficient understanding of how to apply and tailor PPP Frameworks and PPP Project Identification, Screening, Appraisal and Preparation Processes in a given governmental context.

 

Practitioner Execution tests whether the candidate has achieved sufficient understanding of how to apply the structuring and drafting process of PPP tender documents and the PPP contracts, as well as the management of PPP contracts during the Construction and Operations Phases

WHAT IS VIRTUAL TRAINING?

Instructor-led training combines the personal teaching experience of a classroom, with the ease and flexibility of a virtual environment. Our virtual courses are interactive and engaging, allowing participants to communicate with both the instructor and each other in a collaborative manner. 

DURATION

The Foundation course takes place over 3 days. Practitioner Preparation and Practitioner Execution each takes place over 5 days.

PRE-REQUISITES

You must pass the CP3P Foundation exam prior to undertaking the CP3P Practitioner Preparation or Execution examinations.

Foundation Learning Objectives

  • The fundamentals of successful financing for PPP projects.
  • The most effective sources of financing for PPP projects, plus their benefits and limitations.
  • Configure new PPP structures and how to identify existing effective structures.
  • The main stages of the PPP process.

The Foundation exam is based on Chapter 1, Annex A and the Glossary of the PPP guide.

Practitioner Preparation Learning Objectives

  • How to apply and analyze the PPP structure
  • PPP design processes:
    • Identification
    • Screening
    • Evaluation
  • Preparation processes in government contexts

The Preparation Exam is based on Chapters 2 to 5 of the PPP Guide.

Practitioner Execution Learning Objectives

The purpose of the Execution certification is to confirm whether the candidate has achieved sufficient understanding of how to apply the structuring & drafting process of PPP tender documents and the PPP contract, the tendering and awarding of PPP contracts, and the management of PPP contracts during the Construction and Operations Phases.

The audience for the Certification Program includes individuals working on PPPs or those interested in learning about PPPs, regardless of discipline or sector. Anyone can apply to take the exams leading to gaining the CP3P credential. Some previous knowledge or experience in the topics covered in the PPP Guide will be advantageous, but lack of experience should not prevent anyone from taking part in the Certification Program.

Online pre-course

This is an intensive course that requires you to complete mandatory pre-course studies. Study material must be sent out 1 to 2 weeks prior to an event.

You will also be required to complete some evening work during the virtual classroom event.

HOW YOU TAKE YOUR EXAM

The exam is taken online via remote proctor. You will be able to book a suitable time after your virtual classroom event has finished to undertake your exam

  • Note: You are responsible for booking your own exam. You must pass Foundation prior to taking the Practitioner examinations.

EXAM FORMAT

Foundation exam format

  • Multiple choice
  • 50 questions
  • 25 marks required to pass (out of 50 available) - 50%
  • 40 minutes duration
  • Closed book 

Practitioner Preparation exam format

You must first pass the CP3P Foundation exam to sit the CP3P Practitioner exams. 

  • Multiple-choice
  • 4 questions of 20 marks each
  • 40 marks required to pass (out of 80 questions available) - 50%
  • 2.5 hours duration
  • Restricted open book – the PPP Guide may be used in the exam

Practitioner Execution exam format

You must first pass the CP3P Foundation exam to sit the CP3P Practitioner exams. 

  • The Execution exam is based on chapters 5 to 8 of the PPP Certification Guide. The exam is based on a fictional scenario, is 2½ hours in duration, and has 4 main questions each worth 20 marks and the pass mark is 40 out of a possible 80 marks. Candidates will be permitted to refer to the PPP Certification Guide during the Execution examination.

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