The examination is available on-line at the PM4NGOs Exams Platform and requires candidates to demonstrate that they know and understanding content of the Program DPro Guide. The exams are multiple choice with 75 questions. The pass mark is 65% – or 49 correct answers.
The learning objectives for the Program DPro Foundation examination are found in the Appendix of the Program DPro Guide.
**The Program DPro Foundation aims to provide evidence of your ability to: perform as a fully-fledged program manager – able to offer leadership to project managers and their teams; align projects with the goals and overarching strategy of an organization; deliver high quality humanitarian, development and environmental programs; conquer the challenge of coordination, creating synergies between projects and maximizing impact of programs; thrive in a dynamic sector – able to innovate with solutions that allow country and regional teams to be responsive; play an essential contributing role in helping NGOs address poverty, disease, violence, social injustice, environmental degradation and humanitarian disaster.