CAPM® Pilot Exam

Get Certified on the Latest Practices — and Save Up to US$210

Enjoy these advantages when you take the CAPM Pilot Exam 12 March – 20 May 2018 at Prometric testing centers (scores available the week of 28 May).

  • Save up to US$210 off your exam fee. 
  • Gain the latest project management skills through your study of the PMBOK® Guide – Sixth Edition.
  • Learn the latest agile approaches and how to integrate them with traditional project management practices.

Rebate Program

Date you sit for the pilot Price at checkout Price after rebate
12 – 30 March $225 for members
$300 for non-members
$90 for members and
non-members
31 March – 20 May $225 for members $180 for members
$300 for non-members $240 for non-members

Details About the CAPM Pilot Exam

  • English only. (Translations in 13 languages will be available after the pilot ends.)
  • Only available at Prometric testing centers.
  • If you take the pilot exam between 12 and 30 March, your exam is only US$90 (for PMI members and non-members).
  • Between 31 March and 20 May, PMI members pay US$180 and non-members pay US$240.
  • You will receive your rebate two to three weeks after the pilot program ends on 20 May in your original form of payment. (If your employer paid your exam fee, your rebate will be mailed to your employer or credited to your employer’s account.)
  • The pilot exam follows the same education and experience eligibility requirements as the current CAPM exam.
  • Test results will be available the week of 28 May 2018.
  • The Student Bundle is not eligible for the pilot.

Get Started with the Pilot Exam

Log in and follow these steps:

  1. Open, complete and submit your CAPM exam application.
  2. Click the link in the email (or log into myPMI) to make the payment.
  3. Select Center-Based Test.
  4. Click Next.
  5. Select CAPM (PMBOK® Guide – Sixth Edition) – New Exam Pilot.
  6. On the next page, under Language Aid, select “No, I do not need a translation.”
Take the FIRST Step

You will still have the option to take the current CAPM exam based on the PMBOK® Guide – Fifth Edition until 20 May 2018. However, you will not be eligible for a rebate.

From 21 May 2018 onward, we will retire the exam based on the PMBOK® Guide – Fifth Edition. All CAPM candidates will take the new exam based on the PMBOK® Guide – Sixth Edition.

Mark Your Calendar

12 – 30 March 2018
Pilot testing begins. Save the most (up to US$210) off your fee if you take the exam during this time.

31 March – 20 May 2018
Pilot continues. Rebates available — see table.

21 May 2018
New CAPM exam launches. The pilot and the exam based on the PMBOK® Guide – Fifth Edition no longer available.