Course Description

The Diploma of Project Management represents a significant ‘step up’ from the Certificate IV level Management qualification. The skills provided are essential to those will be leading and managing projects and teams.

There is also more emphasis on team management, team skills, stakeholder engagement, resource management and project governance that is not covered at the cert IV level.


You should consider undertaking this qualification if:

  • You work in a team on a complex project
  • You are leading or managing a scope of work
  • You are leading or managing a project
  • You are involved with implementing new systems
  • You are a team leader
  • Your role or organisation requires you to deliver on time, on budget and to specification.
  • You are involved in projects as a project leader, project manager, project contract manager, project vendor manager, or project team leader.



Skills Developed

  • Conduct project authorisation activities
  • Lead project scope definition
  • Manage project scope control processes
  • Lead the development and implementation of project schedules
  • Determine and implement quality requirements, processes and improvements
  • Determine, monitor and control project costs
  • Lead a project team
  • Plan human resources for a project
  • Implement project personnel training and development for your project
  • Plan, implement and improve project information and communication processes
  • Identify, analyse, assess, monitor and control risks to projects
  • Break down and document your project methodology


Core Units

BSBPMG511 Manage project scope
BSBPMG512 Manage project time
BSBPMG513 Manage project quality
BSBPMG514 Manage project cost
BSBPMG515 Manage project human resources
BSBPMG516 Manage project information and communication
BSBPMG517 Manage project risk
BSBPMG521 Manage project integration

Elective Units

BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
BSBPMG519 Manage project stakeholder engagement
BSBPMG520 Manage project governance
BSBWOR502 Lead and manage team effectiveness


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