About the BidCraft Academy

The BidCraft Academy empowers bid and proposal professionals through self-paced e-learning courses, fostering their growth and unlocking their potential.

BidCraft Academy

Why choose us

The BidCraft Academy helps you attain APMP’s Foundation, Practitioner, and Capture Practitioner certification

About APMP certification

APMP certification is the global standard for developing and demonstrating bid, proposal, and capture competency.

Foundation Level certification demonstrates knowledge and understanding of bid and proposal management best practices and a commitment to your own professional development. Suitable for proposal professionals with 1 to 3 years of experience.

Practitioner certification demonstrates a mastery of how to apply bidding best practices and lead others in their use. Suitable for proposal professionals with 3 to 7 years’ experience. APMP membership and Foundation Level certification are required.

Capture Practitioner certification assesses the knowledge and skills that demonstrate proficiency in capture management. Suitable for proposal professionals with at least 3 years’ experience in the capture, sales, bid, or proposal fields. APMP membership is required.

Learning you can trust

As a leading provider of APMP certification courses, we are trusted by organisations and ambitious professionals to help them successfully achieve their APMP certification.

Our hands-on experience in bid and capture management spanning over 40 years means we teach what we practice, giving you practical insights for better results.

You’re in control

Our e-learning platform offers a flexible and convenient way of learning for busy bid and proposal professionals who have tight schedules.

Access learning materials at any time and from anywhere, using your laptop, tablet, or mobile. This flexibility makes it easier for you to balance work, personal life, and education without having to depend on a fixed training timetable.

Crafted to you

We understand that people have different learning styles, so that’s why our courses use videos, discussions, surveys, and quizzes to support individual learning styles and help you apply what you’ve learned.

How much does it cost?

Training courses:

  • Foundation training, £250
  • Practitioner training, £125
  • Capture Practitioner training, £125

Pay securely online using credit card or PayPal. There are no hidden booking fees or travel expenses. Choose the convenience of paying in monthly instalments. All prices include VAT.

Online exams:

  • Foundation, £559 (£310 with APMP member discount)
  • Practitioner, £310
  • Capture Practitioner, £310

Add the exam when booking your course, or buy it directly from APMG-International. All prices include VAT.

Start today


After taking our APMP certification courses, you’ll be able to successfully apply an understanding of the proposal process and best practices for winning bids.

You’ll earn 1 CEU (continued education unit) per hour spent on one of our training courses. CEUs are essential for maintaining your APMP certification. Another reason for choosing to learn with BidCraft.

How do I start?

Starting your professional development journey couldn’t be simpler – or quicker. Join the growing number of people investing in their professional development today.

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Our global academy clients

You’re in good company – will you be next?

  • Advice Cloud
  • AM Bid
  • Amey plc
  • Ansaldo Nuclear
  • Arup
  • Askam Construction
  • Atos
  • ATS
  • Auctus Management Group
  • Avantor
  • Barclays
  • Boxxe
  • Capgemini
  • Catapult
  • ChapmanBDSP
  • Churchill Group
  • Citizens Advice
  • City & Guilds
  • Computacenter
  • Comtech Group
  • Drax Group plc
  • Drone Ops
  • EMCOR Group Inc
  • Ernst & Young
  • Expleo Group
  • Fraser Nash Consultancy
  • Hawk-Eye Innovations Ltd
  • Hitachi Energy
  • Leidos
  • Lenovo
  • NHS
  • Natural Power
  • Naval Group
  • Northrop Grumman Corporation
  • Openreach
  • Royal Voluntary Service
  • RSM UK Group
  • Salentis
  • Siemens AG
  • Siemens Energy
  • Six Degrees Technology Group
  • Stefanini
  • Telefonica
  • The Knowledge Academy
  • The Open University
  • TP Group
  • Unipart Rail
  • Vix Technology
  • Wates
  • Zendesk
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