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.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
This course is ideal for project managers, project leaders, project team leaders, project contract managers, project vendor managers or those persons wishing to undertake these roles.
BSB51413 Packaging Rules – http://training.gov.au/Training/Details/BSB51415
- 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 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.
- 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
- BSBPMG518 Manage project procurement
- BSBPMG519 Manage project stakeholder engagement
- BSBPMG520 Manage project governance
- BSBINM501 Manage an information or knowledge management system
- BSBINN502 Build and sustain an innovative work environment
- BSBMGT516 Facilitate continuous improvement
- 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 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
Nominal Hours: 530 hours
The Diploma of Project Management provides participants with the knowledge and skills to:
- Identify and describe the project cycle.
- Develop, control and manage the project scope.
- Ensure the cost schedule remains effective within projects.
- Describe and understand the importance of standards in projects.
- Describe and demonstrate understanding of contract and procurement planning.
- Identify risk and develop overall risk management strategies.
- Engage stakeholders and understand the role of self in relation to managing a project.
- Integrate, manage and balance overall project functions.
- Graduates may be eligible to apply for applicable membership of the Australian Institute of Project Management www.aipm.com.au.
DURATION AND DELIVERY OPTIONS
Candidates undertaking this course will have up to 12 months (1 year) for completion using one of the following study options.
This course is available public course and mixed mode delivery. Our public courses are conducted over 4 days.
If a student believes they already have the knowledge, skills and competencies making them eligible for recognition of prior learning in this course they may apply to participate in the RPL processes.
Contact the team at Compass Assurance Training for more information and an assessment.
PREREQUISITES / ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
There are no entry requirements for this qualification, however students will require adequate Language, Literacy and Numeracy skills to be able to read and understand Project Management Plans, Standards, Procedures and similar documents, explain the meaning of the concepts contained within this level of documentation and be able to use numeracy skills to work within costing principles.