This qualification is suitable for autonomous individuals who identify and apply project management skills and knowledge in a wide variety of contexts. Job titles for these roles may include contracts officers, project administrators, quality officers and small business operators.
Individuals in these roles might be members of a project team, with no direct responsibility for overall project outcomes. Primarily, these roles would support wider project operations. They may use project tools and methodologies selectively to support organisational or business activities.
|AQF Level||Level 4: Certificate IV|
Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations
Possible job outcomes include; communications liaison, contracts officer, estimator or scheduler, project administrator, project analyst, project coordinator, project officer, project records officer, project support, project team member, quality officer, small business operator, events or conference coordinator.
Standard Course Structure
|BSBPMG409||Apply project scope management techniques|
|BSBPMG410||Apply project time management techniques|
|BSBPMG411||Apply project quality management techniques|
|BSBPMG412||Apply project cost management techniques|
|BSBPMG413||Apply project human resources management approaches|
|BSBPMG414||Apply project information management and communications techniques|
|BSBPMG415||Apply project risk management techniques|
|BSBPMG416||Apply project procurement procedures|
|BSBPMG417||Apply project life cycle management processes|
|BSBPMG418||Apply project stakeholder engagement techniques|
BSBPMG410 and BSBPMG411
Choose six electives from the list below or three electives from below and three from any other Certificate IV qualification
Duration and dates
Offered online with trainer support by discussion forums, email and telephone. Distance students require self-motivation and must have 4 - 6 hours per week available for study for each unit.
Students will have 13 weeks to complete each unit and can enrol into more than one unit at a time.
• a laptop/computer for research and assessment.
Can I go on to further training?
The project management discipline includes the following pathways:
• BSB41515 Certificate IV in Project Management Practice This course of study also provides pathways to the Certificate IV in Leadership and Management, Certificate IV in Small Business Management; and
• BSB51415 Diploma of Project Management Further courses available within the discipline of Project Management
• BSB61215 Advanced Diploma of Program Management
• CC33 Graduate Certificate in Project Management
• CV81 Graduate Diploma in Project Management
• CV84 Master of Project Management Depending on your desired outcomes, CQUniversity has a wide range of training pathways that may suit you
Is what I already know taken into account?
What else might I find useful?
- Pearson, N, Larson, E and Gray, C 2013, Project Management in Practice, McGraw Hill Education, North Ryde. ISBN: 9781743077238.
- Communication Skills Handbook 4th Edition, Jane Summers, Brett Smith, Wiley. ISBN: 9781118646014.