Military calculator

Let's translate your rank into project management certification and get you on the path to success.

Rank to certificate calculator

Fill out the fields below to translate your rank into project management certification

if your country of service is not listed, choose a similar country or contact us

Congratulations!

You are eligible to be admitted as a Certified Project Director (CPD).

A Certified Project Director (CPD) has the proven ability to lead multiple, complex projects, programs and portfolios of work.

They make high-level autonomous decisions and use initiative and judgement to navigate a diverse range of activities that span functions, organisations, regions and cultures.

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Congratulations!

You are eligible to be admitted as a Certified Project Master (CPM).

A Certified Project Master (CPM) is a project leader and innovator.

They have been independently assessed against a broad range of project management competencies, and can apply a suite of specialized technical and managerial skills to initiate, plan, execute and evaluate their own project work and the work of others.

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Congratulations!

You are eligible to be admitted as a Certified Project Professional (CPP).

A Certified Project Professional (CPP) applies contemporary project management tools, techniques and methods to the unique context of each project they undertake.

They identify and respond proactively to project risks, opportunities and issues, keeping stakeholders fully informed throughout.

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Congratulations!

You are eligible to be admitted as a Certified Project Officer (CPO).

A Certified Project Officer (CPO) is a fundamental contributor to any project team.

They have been examined on at least 30 hours of project management study, and can employ project management knowledge in a wide variety of settings, taking responsibility for their own work performance.

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Your military experience counts

As a military professional, you've gained valuable experience managing complex operations.

Here at the Center for Project Innovation, we believe this experience should give you a head start in our Project Management Certification program.

Working alongside the U.S. Department of Defense and military organizations from countries including the UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, India, and NATO nations, we've developed this first-of-its-kind tool.

It recognizes your military rank and directly maps it to our certification levels. That means you don’t have to start from the bottom. Your service already gives you a head start.

Here's how to use the calculator

  • 1

    Select your country of service

    If your country of service is not listed, choose a similar country or contact us.

  • 2

    Enter your military branch

  • 3

    Enter your current or terminal rank

  • 4

    The calculator will instantly show the certification level that corresponds to your military rank.

Please note

The results provided by this tool are intended as a guide, and final certification level placement is subject to approval by the Center for Project Innovation.

Please note

The results provided by this tool are intended as a guide, and final certification level placement is subject to approval by the Center for Project Innovation.

Curious about the calculator?

If you have any questions or need help using this tool, feel free to reach out to us.

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