If you are managing or coordinating projects in a wide range of industry, commercial and workplace settings - or would like to - the Diploma of Project Management is for you.
Career opportunities, include:
- project manager
- project officer
- project administrator
Pathways to further study:
- Other qualifications at Advanced Diploma level or above in project management
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Studying the Diploma of Project Management at Holmesglen
Whether you want to improve your delivery capability or attain formal qualifications and/or
professional recognition, this program aims to meet your needs in a specified six month time-frame.
Effective project management, as a specialisation, has the potential to positively contribute to an organisation's bottom line, performance and reputation.
Whether large or small, government or private, local or national, many organisations are recognising that their competitive advantage is often achieved through project work.
Career opportunities exist in fields such as building and construction, engineering, information technology, health, education, and many more.
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To receive this qualification you must complete eight core units and four elective units.
Elective units have been chosen by Holmesglen based on feedback from industry and staff qualifications. If you have already completed other eligible elective units, these may be counted towards completion of this program.
||Manage personal work priorities and professional development
||Facilitate continuous improvement
||Manage project scope
||Lead and manage team effectiveness
||Manage project time
||Manage project human resources
||Manage project cost
||Manage an information or knowledge management system
||Manage project quality
||Manage project risk
||Manage project integration
||Manage project information and communication
| Code || Name |
|BSBWOR501||Manage personal work priorities and professional development|
|BSBMGT516||Facilitate continuous improvement|
|BSBPMG511||Manage project scope|
|BSBWOR502||Lead and manage team effectiveness|
|BSBPMG512||Manage project time|
|BSBPMG515||Manage project human resources|
|BSBPMG514||Manage project cost|
|BSBINM501||Manage an information or knowledge management system|
|BSBPMG513||Manage project quality|
|BSBPMG517||Manage project risk|
|BSBPMG521||Manage project integration|
|BSBPMG516||Manage project information and communication|
Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards.
It is preferable that candidates looking to apply have the following:
• BSB41515 Certificate IV in Project Management; OR
• Vocational experience in project roles where students may have had some limited responsibility for the output of others but do not have a formal project management qualification
Prior to enrolment or commencement of training you will be required to complete a literacy and numeracy assessment and a pre-training interview. These will assist with determining your suitability to the course, verify your training plan, and identify any learning support needs.
Recognition of prior learning
You may be able to shorten the length of your chosen course by measuring skills acquired through work, life experiences or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training. AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by another registered training organisation will be recognised by Holmesglen. Read more about Recognition of Prior Learning, Credits and Advanced Standing.
Qualification and recognition
On completion, you will attain the BSB51415 Diploma of Project Management.
Connections with industry
Our trainers are well-connected with industry, and assist students in developing a network of consultants prior to completing their qualification.
While completing your course, a range of industry experts attend classes to share their expertise. Past industry guests have included project managers and senior business managers from the Cross Yarra Partnership, some of whom have undertaken our Diploma of Project Management themselves to advance their careers.
How to apply
Visit How to Apply for more information on the application process.
Holmesglen may engage third parties to recruit students on behalf of the institute. Third party recruiters receive a commission and this will not impact on your fees.
Find out more about your rights and obligations as a student and the services we provide at Holmesglen.
|Tuition fees (GST exempt)
|Mandatory Materials and Activities fees * (GST inc)
Additional costs may also apply for course consumables and other costs. These may include consumables such as learning resources, personal protective equipment/clothing and other costs such as immunisation costs, National Police Check and Working with Children Check for relevant courses.
To view the additional costs that may apply to your course, download a full list of estimated additional costs by course (PDF - 102kb).
All fees are indicative only. Your fees will be calculated on your individual circumstances at the time of enrolment. Training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth funding. Find out now if you are eligible for Government-subsidised fees or Concession
VET Student Loans are available to eligible student to pay for tuition fees for this course. Read more about VET Student Loans.