BSB41515 - Certificate IV in Project Management Practice

Course Details

Course Summary

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.

Course Details

Course Type Qualification
Student Availability
  • Domestic
Fees
Full Fee $3312 (2018)
$3447 (2019)
Fee for service per unit $383 (2019)
For detailed information on Course Fees, visit www.cqu.edu.au/fees
Application Mode
  • Direct To University
How to Apply Please Enquire or Apply Online
Study Area
  • Business, Accounting and Law
Skill Area
  • Business Services
AQF Level Level 4: Certificate IV

Admission Codes

International Students
CRICOS Codes
Not Applicable

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) eligibility criteria applies. 

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

1. Students will receive a Result of Assessment within 21 days of completion of each unit/module or within 21 days of the ‘close of study’ date.
2. Students who successfully complete all required units/modules will receive their qualification and an Academic Statement itemising all units/modules successfully completed.
3. Following receipt of written advice from the student (or teacher) that the student does not intend to complete the full course, the student will be issued with a Statement of Attainment listing all units/modules successfully completed.

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.

Course Structures

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete 3 core units
  2. Complete 6 elective units
Standard Course Structure

Each unit within this program is typically delivered over a 13 week duration, however as it is competency based, it may be possible for learners to complete their training sooner if they have reached the required skill level.  

Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) funded students have a defined duration of 12 months to complete the program of 9 units 

  • RPL/RCC/Credit
  • Online
Core
BSBPMG409 Apply project scope management techniques More Information
BSBPMG411 Apply project quality management techniques More Information
BSBPMG410 Apply project time management techniques More Information
Elective
New students commence with core unit BSBPMG409.  
BSBPMG412 Apply project cost management techniques More Information
BSBPMG413 Apply project human resources management approaches More Information
BSBPMG414 Apply project information management and communications techniques More Information
BSBPMG415 Apply project risk management techniques More Information
BSBPMG418 Apply project stakeholder engagement techniques More Information
BSBPMG416 Apply project procurement procedures More Information
BSBPMG417 Apply project life cycle management processes More Information

Unit Sequence

Below is the recommended study sequence for this course. Please enrol in your units as per the following order.
Units with the same sequence number should be enrolled into at the same time.
Sequence Unit
1 BSBPMG409 - Apply project scope management techniques
2 BSBPMG411 - Apply project quality management techniques
3 BSBPMG410 - Apply project time management techniques
4 BSBPMG412 - Apply project cost management techniques
5 BSBPMG413 - Apply project human resources management approaches
6 BSBPMG414 - Apply project information management and communications techniques
7 BSBPMG415 - Apply project risk management techniques
8 BSBPMG418 - Apply project stakeholder engagement techniques
8 BSBPMG416 - Apply project procurement procedures
9 BSBPMG417 - Apply project life cycle management processes


Course Assessment Information

Assessment Types
Written/Electronic Assessment
Project
RPL
Course Learning Outcomes
Where and when can I start?
The availabilities listed here are for 2019 and beyond.
Please view the more details information for any additional information related to the intakes

Domestic 2019 Availabilities

Standard Course Structure

Online
January: Part Time
February: Part Time
March: Part Time
April: Part Time
May: Part Time
June: Part Time
July: Part Time
August: Part Time
September: Part Time
October: Part Time
November: Part Time
December: Part Time
For individual class days and times for each intake please check the TAFE Timetable located here
2018 Intakes
The availabilities listed here are for 2018.

Online

There are four course intakes, available in January, February, June, July and October.
12 months

This course is available online with teaching support available through discussion forums, email and telephone. Online students require self-motivation and must have 4 - 6 hours per week available for study. 

For individual class days and times for each intake please check the TAFE Timetable located here
More Details

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Textbook Requirements

There are additional textbooks required for this course. Students are to purchase the following: 


  • Pearson, N, Larson, E and Gray, C 2013, Project Management in Practice, McGraw Hill Education, North Ryde. ISBN: 9781743077238.
  • Project Management in Practice 2e, Neil Pearson, EW Larson, CF Gray, McGraw Hill Education, ISBN 97817604422936.