The Chartered Institute of Project Managers of Nigeria (CIPMN) is the sole statutory body in Nigeria responsible for licensing, accrediting, professionalizing, regulating, and standardizing project management processes and procedures for both individuals and organizations. We operate under the supervision of the Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade, and Investment.

As mandated by its Establishment Act, a key part of CIPMN’s mission is to train and license project managers nationwide. To enhance scalability and operational efficiency, CIPMN invites private sector training and consulting companies to become accredited training centres or partners for CIPMN’s project management training.

The CIPMN Authorized Training Partner Program serves as a network of accredited private sector training and consulting businesses, authorized to deliver CIPMN project management training to individuals and organizations, leading to professional licensing.

Requirements for Becoming a CIPMN Accredited Training Centre/Partner

      1. Interested companies are expected to submit an expression of interest (EOI) to CIPMN to become an Accredited Training Partner, typed on the letterhead of the company, with the appropriate signature and seal. The letter should be addressed to the Registrar, Chartered Institute of Project Managers of Nigeria (CIPMN), with the official address of CIPMN on the website ( as at the time of making the application
      2. Copy of Corporate Affairs Commission ( CAC) business registration certificate
      3. Tax Clearance Certificate (TCC)
      4. Physical address of business/proof of address
      5. Primary contact information of the company (Full name, phone number, and email)
      6. Website address of the organization (if any)
      7. Audited financial statement if the business has been in existence for more than 12 months
      8. Pension Clearance Certificate (PCC) (If the business has more than three employees)
      9. All interested companies must have a physical address that is conducive for training

Partners Registration

Cost Information

The company will be required to pay a one-off accreditation fee of N900,000.00 (Nine hundred thousand naira only) and an annual renewal fee of N250,000.00 (Two hundred and fifty thousand naira only) .

  1. Click on “Pay Here”
  2. Type in Chartered Institute of Project Managers of Nigeria
  3. Chose “Training, Exams, and Accreditation Fees” from the dropdown
  5. Enter name, Phone Number and Email
  6. Click Submit.