Diploma of Project Management


The Diploma of Project Management has application across virtually every industry sector. Add a project management qualification to your suite of skills and open up your career opportunities.

Plan and implement

Project managers who are able to effectively plan, implement and evaluate projects on time and on budget, are highly sought. You’ll learn from experienced instructors to gain current skills and knowledge in project management practices to apply in your workplace.

To undertake successful project management, as a team leader, you need excellent team management and leadership skills. These units have been incorporated into project management to assist you identify and engage in leadership of your project management.

Project Management has been identified as 8th on the top 15 careers of the future, as more organisations utilise project management to propel their companies into the high level activity.

An integrated approach to content delivery and assessment

You’ll learn the essential components of successful project management in a sequence:

  • project identification
  • project planning
  • project implementation
  • monitoring
  • project evaluation and review

Areas of study include:

  • scope management
  • cost management
  • time management
  • human resources management
  • quality management
  • risk management
  • leadership
  • managing teams

Employment outcomes

You may gain employment as:

  • project leader
  • project management facilitator
  • project administrator
  • program administrator

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Part-time: 18 weeks
Runs two night per week.
Class Schedule: *

Tues - PM (Leadership units)
Thurs - PM (Project management units)

*Classes run across these days and times. Detailed timetable information is available from an Education and Course Advisor

Modes of Delivery




Enquire now to find out if you are eligible for government funding and other forms of help paying for fees. The student tuition fees as published are correct at time of publication and subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. All enrolments excluding RPL/RCC and Higher Education incur an annual Amenities fee with a maximum cap of $250

Find out more on fees and charges

Assessment Methods

Various forms of assessment may be used, including case studies, demonstrations, and project work


You will be required to purchase text books. A book list and other required materials will be provided by the teaching department at enrolment or class induction

Entrance Requirements

There are no mandatory requirements for entry to this qualification. We expect you to possess the underpinning skills and educational level to enable achievement of the objectives

Pathways to further study

Successful completion of this course will enable you to enrol in our HEBSBUS Bachelor of Business

Career Pathways

This qualification will is the start of your project management career and will open career pathways across many sectors

Enrolment Intake

  • February
  • July

Units Of Study

The hours displayed are nominal, actual classroom hours delivered may differ. Please contact the department for the latest student contact hours information.

Code Subjects Hours
BSBLDR501 Develop and use emotional intelligence 60
BSBLDR502 Lead and manage effective workplace relationships 50
BSBMGT517 Manage operational plan 70
BSBPMG511 Manage project scope 40
BSBPMG512 Manage project time 40
BSBPMG513 Manage project quality 40
BSBPMG514 Manage project cost 40
BSBPMG515 Manage project human resources 40
BSBPMG516 Manage project information and communication 40
BSBPMG517 Manage project risk 40
BSBPMG521 Manage project integration 60
BSBWOR502 Lead and manage team effectiveness 60

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Students may be eligible for Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.