PCM_Registration Categories


Professional Construction Project Managers

Construction Project Management is the management of the physical construction process within the built environment from conception to completion, including management of related professional services. The Construction Project Manager is the one point of responsibility in this process.

An applicant who wishes to apply for registration as a Professional Construction Project Manager (Pr. CPM) shall possess one of the following;

  • An accredited honours degree in the Built Environment field of study with a minimum of four (4) years’ relevant post-graduate practical experience.
  • An accredited B-Tech qualification in the Built Environment field of study with a minimum of five (5) years’ relevant post-graduate practical experience.
  • An accredited National Higher Diploma in the Built Environment field of study with a minimum of six (6) years’ relevant post-graduate practical experience.
  • An accredited National Diploma in the Built Environment field of study with a minimum of seven (7) years’ relevant post-graduate practical experience.

Professional Construction Managers

Construction Management is the management of the physical construction process within the built environment and includes the co-ordination, administration, and management of resources. The Construction Manager is the one point of responsibility in this process.

An applicant who wishes to apply for registration as a Professional Construction Manager (Pr. CM) shall possess one of the following;

  • An accredited honours degree in the Built Environment field of study with a minimum of four (4) years’ relevant post-graduate practical experience.
  • An accredited B-Tech qualification in the Built Environment field of study with a minimum of five (5) years’ relevant post-graduate practical experience.
  • An accredited National Higher Diploma in the Built Environment field of study with a minimum of six (6) years’ relevant post-graduate practical experience.
  • An accredited National Diploma in the Built Environment field of study with a minimum of seven (7) years’ relevant post-graduate practical experience.
In case where a person does not possess a qualification and has more than ten (10) years’ relevant practical experience, the Recognition of Prior Learning route (RPL) is recommended