PMT 4990V Program Management Advanced Certification Exam

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(Last Modified:16-Apr-2024)


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This closed book, 100 question comprehensive PM Certification Exam covers the learning objectives from ACQ 315 and PMT 0120/0130/0170/3400/3500/3600. Successful completion of this exam is a requirement to achieve the new DoD PM Advanced Certification. Exam is graded on a pass/fail basis, with a minimum passing score of 70%.

Target Attendees
DoD Acquisition Workforce members who are required to attain the DoD PM Advanced Certification
  • ACQ 315 Understanding Industry
  • PMT 0120 Program Scheduling
  • PMT 0130 Work-Breakdown Structure
  • PMT 0170 Risk Management
  • PMT 3400 Leadership and Organization
  • PMT 3500 Business Aspects
  • PMT 3600 Program Management Course
  • EXPERIENCE: Candidates should be within six (6) months of meeting the minimum certification experience (7-1/2 years of relevant program management experience, with at least two (2) of these years with cost, schedule and performance responsibilities in a program management office or similar organization (dedicated matrix support to a PM, PEO, DCMA program integrator, or supervisor of shipbuilding).
See the "Notes" section of this course's concept card for recommended prerequisites.
Predecessor Course(s)
Predecessor Predecessor Course Title PDS Code Expires On
None None None None
Course Length
2 hours over the course of 1 day
Additional Course Information
Delivery Mode Virtual Instructor Led Training
Equivalent Courses N/A
Availability Defense Acquisition Workforce (DAW) Only
Walk-ins Authorized No
Pre-work required No
First Offering 6/6/2022
ACE Recommended Credits N/A
Continuing Education Units   0
Continuous Learning Points  2
Reservist Retirement Points  0
Historical Allocations Mouse Over for Past CEU/CLPs
Fulfillment Eligible N/A
Technical Requirements Click Here
  • This exam is restricted to DoD acquisition workforce (DAW) government civilian and military only.
  • Candidates should be within six (6) months of meeting the minimum certification experience (7-1/2 years relevant acquisition experience with evidence of demonstrated proficiency in PM competencies)
Recommended Prerequisites:
  • PMT 4900V PM Advanced Certification Prep Course prior to first exam attempt to increase the chance of success and for any examinee who fails the PM Advanced Certification Exam on their first attempt.
Additional Information:
  • Exam:
    • The PMT 4990V exam is delivered by a third-party Exam proctor service provider: Pearson VUE.
    • Two-hour exam duration encompasses all “seat time” including exam intro, tutorial, 100-question exam, breaks, and any pre-submission review.
    • Register for the exam by clicking the "Apply for this Course" button above.
    • Once approval granted in your agency Training Authorization System (TAS), an “Authorization to Test” email will be sent to the candidate from Pearson VUE with instructions on how to schedule the exam.
    • Candidates will choose either to take the exam remotely or at a Pearson VUE Test Center.
    • It is highly recommended candidates schedule their exam at a Pearson VUE Authorized Test Center versus taking the exam remotely.
    • It is anticipated most candidates will be able to take the PMT 4990V Exam at a Pearson VUE Test Center within commuting distance from their home of record; however, in the event no test site is available within commuting distance and if testing remotely is not a viable option, then the candidate must ensure travel authorization is approved prior to scheduling the exam.
    • Individuals who fail the exam will have the opportunity (w/approval from their supervisor and their DACM) to re-take the exam no earlier than 30 days after the preceding attempt, with no more than three attempts in a 12-month period.
    • After a first unsuccessful exam attempt, unless the individual has already completed PMT 4900V, PM Advanced Certification Exam Prep Course, the DoD Components may require that the individual take PMT 4900V before attempting the exam again.
    • Examinees who choose to take the exam virtually must conduct a system check prior to the day of the exam.
    • See: Defense Acquisition University (DAU) OnVUE exam information.
  • The CLPs assigned to this learning activity may be used to meet professional certification and/or licensure requirements (PDUs/CPE credits).
FAQs and Reference Materials:
  • View/Review PM Certification Exam Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
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