Diploma of Project Management


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Set yourself apart from other professionals and demonstrate your skills and commitment to your project management career by completing a nationally accredited Diploma of Project Management (BSB51415).

The Diploma of Project Management (BSB51415) is currently one of the most in-demand accreditations in Australia. It is designed for those seeking to learn how to effectively manage projects across the project life cycle from initiation, planning, execution, performance monitoring, and project close. This includes undertaking quality control, effectively managing a project scope, co-ordinating teams, leading teams, addressing project risks, undertaking professional development, engaging with stakeholders, managing work schedules, administering high-level communication skills, and procuring key project resources.

Completion of this qualification will allow you to gain a sophisticated understanding of the project management methods and techniques, as well as, gain greater confidence in managing larger-scale projects that can be used in many key industry sectors including (but not limited to) government, defence, construction, energy, mining, safety, logistics, and manufacturing, preparing you to be among the most employable project managers in Australia.

More importantly, this qualification is endorsed by the Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM), the premier longest-serving body of project management in Australia, and is relevant to today’s current industry standards and reflects the skills and competencies needed to grow a successful career or business.

With thousands of members and organisational partners, AIPM advocates on behalf of project management professionals and supports them through each stage of their career; providing members with certification, events, awards programs, and more.

An AIPM endorsed course demonstrates that a course has passed a rigorous review by AIPM auditors. These courses show a commitment to project management professional development and elevation of industry practices.

Our industry experts are committed to helping you develop an in-depth understanding of current and specialist project management practices and techniques to become a more effective project manager. Affordable and flexible study options including online study and tailored solutions are available to suit your schedule, lifestyle, and budget.

And if you have more than 2+ years experience in project management, you may even be eligible to receive skills recognition through our Recognition of Prior Learning program. What this means is you could potentially complete your studies in less than the estimated 12-month period for this qualification. Take a FREE skills assessment today to find out your eligibility.

Study options

You might be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning for your previous work or study, saving you time and money on your course. Ask our team about eligibility.

online study

Online learning provides options for participants to learn in a self paced environment. Perfect for those with busy schedules. Our philosophy is, Learn, Develop, Improve. Anytime. Anywhere!

Need customised study options? We have tailored options to meet you or your staff needs. Ask our experienced consultants how we can tailor a program to meet your busy schedule, lifestyle, and budget.

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RPL requirements

If you are looking to formalise your existing skills and knowledge through a national skills recognition program, you must have a minimum of two (2) or more years of industry experience in managing projects.

As a guide, typical entrants into this program are:

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Payment options

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Program inclusions

Course structure

The Diploma of Project Management (BSB51415) requires the completion of 12 units comprising of 8 core units and 4 electives.

These units of competency have been selected in consultation with industry experts along with our facilitators who draw upon real-life case studies and examples to ensure the knowledge you gain is practical and applicable to the industry.

Students will have up to 12 months to complete this program. If the learner requires more time please see extension options in our student handbook or contact our office.

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Recognition of prior learning

RPL - Skills recognition

You might be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning for your previous work or study, saving you time and money on your course. Click learn more or take our FREE skills assessment to check your eligibility.

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Diploma of Project Management BSB51415
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I utilised Techskill to guide me through the RPL process whilst looking to obtain my Advanced Diploma in Building. I found the process to be streamlined and extremely straight forward (thanks to the excellent support from the team who were assigned to me). What I thought would be a long and arduous process became simplified and easy to finalise. I would have no hesitation in recommending Techskill to anyone looking to obtain their chosen qualifications."
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Dean Taaffe
Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety BSB41415 & Diploma of Project Management BSB51415
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“My experience was positive. The course was broken up into 6 section making the easier to understand and complete. (2 unit per section) The training provider was very understanding towards this being a part time study with work being our main focus. The teaches all seem to have a wide and experience of knowledge allowing the course to be relatable within my own field. 10 out of 10 service.”
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Diploma of Building and Construction (Building) CPC50210
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