Program Pricing and Exam Schedule

To take the PRM exams you must enroll, apply, and pay the program fee. After application approval, you will receive an authorization to test email to schedule exams with our testing center, Pearson VUE. The PRM exam consists of 2 exams unless you are approved for an exemption. The digital PRM Handbook is included in the program.

Important notice about COVID19 and PRMIA examinations

As you prepare to schedule and take your examination at a Pearson VUE test center, learn more about Pearson VUE's country-based guidance to ensure your health and safety as well as the safety of employees at the Pearson VUE testing centers. An online proctored (OP) option is available through Pearson VUE. Learn more about OnVUE on the Pearson VUE website.


Program Pricing

Group discounts may be available. Contact [email protected]. Program fees are not refundable and you must complete the program within 3 years of enrolling or 2 years from the date of your first successful exam.

Membership Type Application Program
Sustaining/Corporate/RIM Members $175 $1,080
Contributing Member* $175 $1,305
Non-member* $175 $1,305
Given the flexibility offered by PRMIA examination policy, all PRM Certification Application and Program Fees are considered a final sale and non-refundable or transferable under any circumstances. See the PRMIA Terms of Use for details.

* Program fee includes required Sustaining membership

PRM Examination Schedule

PRM examinations are administered at fixed intervals throughout the year. Sign into your PRMIA Member account to monitor your progress towards meeting the examination requirements.

Scheduling Window* Testing Window**
January 1 - March 8, 2024 February 12 - March 8, 2024
March 9 - June 14, 2024 May 20 - June 14, 2024
June 15 - September 6, 2024 August 12 - September 6, 2024
September 7 - December 13, 2024 November 11 - December 13, 2024
January 1 - March 7, 2025
February 10 - March 7, 2025
March 8 - June 13, 2025
May 19 - June 13, 2025
June 14 - September 5, 2025
August 11 - September 5, 2025
September 6 - December 12, 2025
November 10 - December 12, 2025
January 1 - March 6, 2026 February 9 - March 6, 2026
March 7 - June 12, 2026 May 18 - June 12, 2026
June 13 - September 4, 2026 August 10 - September 4, 2026
September 5 - December 11, 2026 November 9 - December 11, 2026

View the PRMIA examination policies and procedures.

*Scheduling Window - time frame in which you may contact Pearson VUE and set the date you will be sitting for your exam (testing window).

**Testing Window - days you can sit for your exam.

***Quebec Language Project - PRMIA exams will not be offered at the testing centers or remotely in Quebec. Due to the Quebec Language Project, all materials and exams are required to be offered in French. PRMIA is not able to offer the exam options in French at this time. Candidates will need to travel outside of Quebec to sit for their exams.


PRM Guidebook

Your complete complimentary guide to the PRM certification process. Developed to reflect the mission objectives of PRMIA and to establish the leading form of education, validation, and certification in the risk management profession. The PRM Designation is designed with four of the PRMIA Mission objectives in mind:

  • To be a leader of industry opinion and a proponent for the risk management profession
  • To drive the integration of practice and theory and certifying the credentials of those in our profession
  • To be global in our focus, promoting cross-cultural ethical standards, serving emerging as well as more developed markets
  • To be transparent, nonprofit, independent, member-focused and member-driven

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