A career in Project Management

A Project Manager is responsible for the success of a project. This includes planning, executing and delivering end-to-end projects from conception to completion.

Project Managers are responsible for the project plan and timeline, management of the project team, procurement, budgets, managing stakeholder expectations, ensuring project team members and third parties are delivering their tasks in scope and on time. Project managers can work across multiple sectors including IT, telecommunications, construction and development, mining, government, finance, change management, corporate operations and marketing.

Jobs in Project Management

Graduates of the Diploma of Project Management (BSB51415) will have the knowledge and skills to manage projects in a variety of contexts, across a number of industry sectors. They have potential for project leadership and management roles and are responsible for achieving project objectives. Some examples of job titles in this area include:

  • Project manager (generic)
  • Project manager (industry specific)
  • Project leader
  • Project team leader
  • Project contract manager
  • Project vendor manager

Diploma

The Diploma of Project Management (BSB51415) has been developed by industry professionals and endorsed by a number of industry bodies to equip you with the practical knowledge and skills required to step up and hit the ground running as project managers in small, medium or large organisations, across all industry sectors. Providing a broad introduction to the project management function of a business, you will learn a variety of essential skills; including the fundamentals of financial management, project design, risk assessment, integration and the essentials in how manage a team of project team members.

Qualification Title

Qualification Title

Diploma of Project Management (BSB51415)

Course Length

Course Length

Full-time – 1 year
Part-time – 2 years
Accelerated – 36 weeks

Skills you'll learn

Skills you'll learn
  • Meeting management
  • Project management fundamentals
  • Project team management
  • Project budget and procurement
  • Risk management
  • Financial planning
  • Project communication
  • Project integration

Study options

Study options

Online

Fee HELP

Fee HELP

VET Student Loan
Domestic Australian students only.

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