PMI certification is the smartest way to build your Project Management career. A fresher at the entry level can opt for Certified Associate of Project Management (CAPM) or a Project Management Professional (PMP) with 3 or more years of project management (working) experience looking forward to the next level. PMI® is the leading global association in the Project Management Industry. PMI® was founded in 1969 and sets the global standards in Project Management and this is elaborated in “A Guide to Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK®). This handbook provides guidelines, rules and characteristics to be followed in Project Management.