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Diploma of Project Management

BSB51413
Average Course Fee: Not available
Average Duration: 6 Months

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply project management skills and knowledge. They may manage projects in a variety of contexts, across a number of industry sectors. They have project leadership and management roles and are responsible for achieving project objectives. They possess a sound theoretical knowledge base and use a range of specialised, technical and managerial competencies to initiate, plan, execute and evaluate their own work and/or the work of others.

Job roles

  • Project manager (generic)
  • Project manager (industry specific)
  • Project leader
  • Project team leader
  • Project contract manager
  • Project vendor manager.
  • These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for Diploma of Project Management

    87.4%

    Satisfied with the training
    55.5%

    Received job-related
    benefits from training
    Program Or Project Administrator ( ANZSCO code 511112)
    Expected job openings
    Expected job openings are: high Low Below average Average Above average High
    High
    126,600 persons were employed as Contract, Program and Project Administrators in 2015. Job openings over the next 5 years are expected to be greater than 50,000.
    Average weekly full time earnings
    Average weekly full time earnings are: above average Low Below average Average Above average High
    Above average
    Average weekly full time earnings before tax for Contract, Program and Project Administrators in 2014 are: $1,387. Average earnings for all occupations are: $1,200
    Source: Department of Employment. For full details on Contract, Program and Project Administrators visit Job Outlook

    There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

    This course may be subsidised in the following state and territories

    1. ACT
    2. NSW
    3. NT
    4. QLD
    5. SA
    6. TAS
    7. VIC

    For more information about financial support and subsidies for training, please refer to the Financial assistance page

    Total number of units = 12

    8 core units plus

    4 elective units which may be from Group A, B or any endorsed Training Package or accredited course at Diploma level or higher.

    Elective units chosen must be relevant to the work and industry context for project management. They must not include the choice of the unit BSBPMG522A Undertake project work.

    Core units

    BSBPMG511A Manage project scope

    BSBPMG512A Manage project time

    BSBPMG513A Manage project quality

    BSBPMG514A Manage project cost

    BSBPMG515A Manage project human resources

    BSBPMG516A Manage project information and communication

    BSBPMG517A Manage project risk

    BSBPMG521A Manage project integration

    Elective units

    Group A

    BSBPMG518A Manage project procurement

    BSBPMG519A Manage project stakeholder engagement

    BSBPMG520A Manage project governance

    Group B

    BSBINM501A Manage an information or knowledge management system

    BSBINN502A Build and sustain an innovative work environment

    BSBMGT516C Facilitate continuous improvement

    BSBSUS501A Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability

    BSBWHS506A Contribute to developing, implementing and maintaining WHS management systems

    BSBWOR501B Manage personal work priorities and professional development

    BSBWOR502B Ensure team effectiveness

    ICAICT511A Match IT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise

    ICAICT515A Verify client business requirements

    MSS015002A Develop strategies for more sustainable use of resources

    PSPETHC501B Promote the values and ethos of public service

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    The following occupations relate to this qualification.

    Project contract manager
    Project leader/team leader
    Project manager (industry specific)
    Project vendor manager
    The following industry sectors relate to this qualification.

    Advertising and Marketing
    Business Administration
    Business Services
    Community Services
    Cultural Industries
    Education Administration
    Financial Services
    Government Administration
    Health and Community Services
    Public Administration
    Retail Services
    Services Industry



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    Student outcomes for Diploma of Project Management

    These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for Diploma of Project Management

    40.0*%

    Of people who were not employed before starting their course were employed after completing it.
    Clerical and Administrative Workers
    15.2 %

    Office Managers and Program Administrators

    Of those employed after training, were in the same occupation as their course.
    Managers
    31.7%
    Managers
    Professionals
    29.8%
    Professionals
    Clerical and Administrative Workers
    22.9%
    Clerical and Administrative Workers
    Median salary of those employed in their first full-time job
    (includes those employed prior to training)

    $88,700

    $52,200

    $44,300


    Destination
    after training
    This
    course
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    All Diploma courses
    Employed or in further study after training (%) 95.1 89.9 88.1
    Employment outcomes:
    Employed (%)
    Full-time (%)
    Part-time (%)
     
    92.6
    83.5
    9.1
     
    82.2
    61.2
    20.7
     
    78.4
    46.3
    31.9
    Further study outcomes:
    Enrolled at University (%)
    Enrolled at TAFE (%)
    Enrolled at Other provider (%)
     
    8.8
    4.2*
    13.7
     
    11.5
    6.2
    16.3
     
    15.2
    6.6
    13.2
    Satisfied with the training (%) 87.4 86 84.3
    Received job-related benefits from training (%) 55.5 56 63.7
    Received personal benefits from training (%) 92.9 93 94.8
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) 85.7 80.7 82
    Recommend the training to other (%) 94.1 90.7 90.1

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
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    Median salary (Full-time) ($) 88,700 52 200 44 300
    Top Occupations (%):
    Managers
    Professionals
    Clerical and Administrative Workers
     
    31.7
    29.8
    22.9
     
    26.2
    24.4
    22.5
     
    30.7
    21.6
    14.5
    Top Industries (%):
    Construction
    Health Care and Social Assistance
    Public Administration and Safety
     
    16.6
    15.8
    15.4
     
    14.9
    13.9
    11.7
     
    28.6
    10.3
    7.8

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
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    Employed after training (%) - 92.3 89.3
    Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 54 900 46 800
    Enrolled in further study (%) - 32.5 33.3
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 86.4 84.6
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 83.4 84.9

    Employment
    status
    This
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    Employed after training (%) 40.0* 35.9 43.4
    Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 35 400 39 000
    Enrolled in further study (%) 26.7 41.4 40.1
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 84.4 83.8
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 67.2 73.3

    Please Note:
    All statistics are supplied by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research.
    * The estimate has a relative standard error greater than 25% and therefore should be used with caution.
    ** NCVER does not report on estimates based on less than 5 respondents because the estimates are unreliable.
    For more information, please refer to the Statistics Explained page.

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    Construction
    16.6
    Construction
    Health Care and Social Assistance
    15.8
    Health Care and Social Assistance
    Public Administration and Safety
    15.4
    Public Administration and Safety