Diploma of Project Management BSB50820

Great project managers are worth their weight in gold in any company. If you’re looking to take the next step in your project management career, our nationally accredited Diploma of Project Management BSB50820 is the best direction to take.

As a qualified project manager, you will initiate, plan, execute and evaluate projects in a leadership or management role across a range of industries. For large and small projects, you will be the go-to person who can bring it all together.

Our course will give you expertise in a range of areas, including:

  • project scope, time, quality, and cost
  • project human resources
  • project stakeholder engagement
  • project integration.

Our industry experts work hard to ensure this qualification meets all current industry standards and reflects the skills and competencies you need for success in this field.

Endorsed by AIPM, the Australian Institute of Project Management. Our Diploma of Project Management (BSB50820) is the latest release PM Diploma and comes endorsed by the Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM).

Who is the Australian Institute of Project Management?

The Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM) plays a pivotal role in cultivating, educating, and championing the project profession throughout Australia. Its mission is to spearhead thought leadership and elevate performance within the project arena by fostering collaboration and innovation. AIPM is dedicated to leading and representing the project profession nationwide, forging a vibrant community and ecosystem that empowers project success and facilitates the ongoing professional growth of its esteemed members.

Why become certified?

Gain recognition for your expertise:

  • Showcase your ability to deliver project outcomes effectively at a specified level.
  • Stand out from the crowd and establish yourself as a skilled professional in the project management field.

Enhance your competitive advantage:

  • Differentiate yourself in the job market and give yourself a competitive edge.
  • According to AIPM’s latest Project Management Salary Report Australia, RegPM™ certified project professionals earn a median salary that is 14% higher than their non-certified counterparts.

Empower your career trajectory:

  • Propel your career forward with newfound confidence in your ability to accomplish project objectives.
  • Equip yourself with the tools and knowledge to drive success and achieve your professional goals.

This certification formally recognises your capability and experience, setting a benchmark of excellence for project professionals across Australia. Whether you're a seasoned expert or just starting out in the field, the RegPMTM certification equips you with the credentials and validation to excel in your role and stand out in the industry.

The AIPM offers a range of certifications tailored to different career stages, ensuring professionals have the recognition and validation they need to excel in their roles:

  1. Certified Practising Project Practitioner (CPPP)*
  2. Certified Practising Project Manager (CPPM™)
  3. Certified Practising Senior Project Manager (CPSPM)
  4. Certified Practising Project Director (CPPD)
  5. Certified Practising Portfolio Executive (CPPE)

Techskill Academy’s Diploma of Project Management BSB50820, endorsed by AIPM, allows you to apply for automatic recognition to the CPPP level. Completing this diploma ensures you have the skills recognised by AIPM, paving the way for CPPP certification, and advancing your project management career.

For more information one each of the above certifications, please visit the AIPM website.

- Communities of Practice (CoP): Engage with volunteers leading specialty project management groups in areas like PMO, project controls, local government, and Defence.

- OnDemand Webinars and Events: Access hundreds of free and paid webinars covering project management trends, PMO insights, career advice, and more, with special pricing for members.

-  Paradigm Shift Magazine: Stay updated with our quarterly digital magazine showcasing Australia's project management industry, featuring emerging trends, case studies, and advocacy for project excellence. Free for AIPM members.

- Project Management Guides: Access guides on project management careers and improving project delivery.

- Advocacy: Benefit from our advocacy efforts driving project management excellence in Australia, representing members' professional priorities.

- PM Jobs @AIPM: Explore project management job opportunities with our jobs board featuring postings from top Australian brands and organizations, with new jobs added weekly. Start your job search today.

- Additional member-exclusive benefits such as Dell Technologies Discounts, Free and Discounted Events, Reports and Research, Project Management Tools & Templates, Professional Development Training, Discounts on Professional Insurance Cover, Mentoring Program, and much more.

Certified Practising Project Practitioner (CPPP) Automatic Recognition

AIPM offers automatic grant of the CPPP level of RegPM™ certification to individuals who have successfully completed a course or certification from its approved list. Please note that this exclusive offer is available only to AIPM members.

To access this opportunity, follow these simple steps:

  1. Complete the AIPM endorsed Diploma of Project Management BSB50820 with Techskill Academy.
  2. Register with AIPM as an Individual Member. (AIPM fees apply).
  3. Apply for the Certified Practising Project Practitioner (CPPP) Automatic Recognition. (AIPM fees apply).
  4. Receive your certification and take your project management career to the next level!

Don't miss out on this opportunity to streamline your path to certification and unlock new possibilities in the field of project management.

  • Student membership: Annual price: $76.36 (GST exclusive)

For aspiring project professionals, kick-start your project management career with an AIPM Student Membership.

  • Individual Membership: Annual price: $464.18 (GST exclusive)

For emerging and experienced project professionals, drive your project career with our project manager memberships and Australia’s peak project management community.

  • Organisation Membership: No available information about membership price.

Maximise staff knowledge and performance with an AIPM membership for organisations. Bundle together your organisation’s project manager memberships.

Course Breakdown

The Diploma of Project Management BSB50820 requires the completion of 12 units of competency, comprising of 8 core units and 4 electives.

Students will have up to 18 months to complete this program. If the learner requires more time please see extension options in our student handbook or contact our office.

These units of competency have been developed in consultation with industry experts, along with our facilitators, to ensure the knowledge you gain is practical and applicable to the industry.

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