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Diploma of Project Management

BSB51415
Average Course Fee: $5140
Average Duration: 1 Year

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.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

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

90.9%

Satisfied with the training
56.3%

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

This course is eligible for a VET Student Loan from the Australian Government to assist you with paying for your tuition fees. Your initial debt amount (including the loan fee, if applicable) plus indexation must be paid back once you start earning over a certain amount. The compulsory repayment threshold for the 2016-2017 income year is $54,869.

For more information, visit the Department of Education and Training or StudyAssist.

This qualification is available as an Australian Apprenticeship in the states and territories shown by blue colouring in the table below.

  1. ACT
  2. NSW
  3. NT
  4. QLD
  5. SA
  6. TAS
  7. VIC
For more information on apprenticeship pathways, please visit this course on aapathways.com.au
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, of which:

4 elective units may be selected from the elective units listed below or any endorsed Training Package or accredited course at Diploma level or higher.

Elective units must be relevant to the work environment and the qualification, maintain the integrity of the AQF alignment and contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome. They must not include the choice of the unit BSBPMG522 Undertake project work.

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

BSBINM501 Manage an information or knowledge management system

BSBINN502 Build and sustain an innovative work environment

BSBMGT516 Facilitate continuous improvement

BSBPMG518 Manage project procurement

BSBPMG519 Manage project stakeholder engagement

BSBPMG520 Manage project governance

BSBSUS501 Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability

BSBWHS506 Contribute to developing, implementing and maintaining WHS management systems

BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development

BSBWOR502 Lead and manage team effectiveness

ICTICT511 Match ICT needs with the strategic direction of the enterprise

ICTICT515 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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This RTO can offer VET Student Loans for certain approved courses. A VET Student Loan is a capped loan from the Australian Government to help you pay your tuition fees. Your initial loan debt amount (loan and loan fee, if applicable), plus indexation, must be paid back once you start earning over a certain amount. The amount for the 2016-2017 income year is $54,869.

For more information, visit the Department of Education and Training or StudyAssist.


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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

Data not available for this course
Clerical and Administrative Workers
19.2 %

Office Managers and Program Administrators

Of those employed after training, were in the same occupation as their course.
Managers
32.8%
Managers
Clerical and Administrative Workers
27.3%
Clerical and Administrative Workers
Professionals
21.1%
Professionals
Median salary of those employed in their first full-time job
(includes those employed prior to training)

$52,200

$44,300


Destination
after training
This
course
Similar
courses
All Diploma courses
Employed or in further study after training (%) 96.4 89.9 88.1
Employment outcomes:
Employed (%)
Full-time (%)
Part-time (%)
 
92.9
81.4
11.4
 
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 (%)
 
6.5*
4.3*
15.1
 
11.5
6.2
16.3
 
15.2
6.6
13.2
Satisfied with the training (%) 90.9 86 84.3
Received job-related benefits from training (%) 56.3 56 63.7
Received personal benefits from training (%) 93.5 93 94.8
Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) 84.5 80.7 82
Recommend the training to other (%) 95.1 90.7 90.1

Employment
status
This
course
Similar
courses
All Diploma courses
Median salary (Full-time) ($) - 52 200 44 300
Top Occupations (%):
Managers
Clerical and Administrative Workers
Professionals
 
32.8
27.3
21.1
 
26.2
24.4
22.5
 
30.7
21.6
14.5
Top Industries (%):
Public Administration and Safety
Construction
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services
 
28.2
18.5
12.1
 
14.9
13.9
11.7
 
28.6
10.3
7.8

Employment
status
This
course
Similar
courses
All Diploma courses
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
course
Similar
courses
All Diploma courses
Employed after training (%) - 35.9 43.4
Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 35 400 39 000
Enrolled in further study ($) 25.9 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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Public Administration and Safety
28.2
Public Administration and Safety
Construction
18.5
Construction
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services
12.1
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