Certificate IV Business (Procurement)


BSB40120 - Certificate IV Business (Procurement)

The Certificate IV in Project Management is designed for people who are working in a project team, or managing small projects. Completing the Cert IV in Project Management will give you the skills and tools required to work effectively as a project team member such as collaborating with others to produce schedules, budgets, risk registers and project plans as well as equipping you with the fundamentals of Project Management to confidently work as a project manager. 

What you'll learn in the Cert IV PM

This course will take you through the aspects of project management from start to finish.  Based upon the structure of the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) you will learn the key skills required to deliver projects.

Through the Certificate IV you will develop your skills in drafting project scope, identifying and planning stakeholder engagement, create project schedules and budgets, understand risks and create functional risk registers.

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How will this course help me?

Upon successful completion of 9 chosen units, participants will be awarded the Certificate IV in Project Management Practice (BSB40920). The Certificate IV in Project Management Practice is highly regarded as the industry standard in the recognition of those who have demonstrated the ability to work effectively within a project environment.

Participants will undertake learning to sharpen their skills (as per key skills section) as well as the opportunity to apply project management concepts to work-based situations.  This will provide participants with the skills they need to work as effective project team members as well as the confidence to apply them in a practical setting.

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How Would You Like To Qualify As A Project Manager?


Come to a practical and engaging workshop. Build connections and networks with other like minded professionals and find out how projects operate across different industries.


Our online Certificate IV Project Management course is a great choice for learners wanting the flexibility to learn at their own pace in the comfort of their own space.

Prior Experience

If you've been working in projects you may qualify for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). This is a way for experienced people to fast track the qualification.

Looking for customised Corporate Training?

Scope is experienced at designing custom learning experiences and has partnered with businesses of all shapes and sizes across a range industries.

A Certificate IV in Project Management can be created and delivered customised to your organisation.

This will include integrating your values, policies, processes, frameworks as well using examples based on your industry.

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Cert iV Project Management Units

A well defined scope is essential for projects to succeed.  In this unit you will learn how to define the scope including how to identify project objective, requirements and review project initiation documents. The key output will be the scope management plan which will be used to manage the project as it is delivered. 

You will then learn how to apply scope controls in making sure the project sticks to the approved plan.  This will involve tracking, reporting and dealing with variations.

Finally you will learn how to close out projects as well as evaluate the performance against expected outcomes.

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Looking for different units?  Contact our team and we can discuss what other units may be available as well as if your previous experience can reduce the course requirements.

How long will it take to complete?

The great thing with competency based training is that completion of a course is based on your ability to demonstrate your ability to perform to industry standard.  This allows you to complete at your own pace.

There are no exams in the course, it is very practical and based upon things you’re going to face in a project environment.

We provide students with the ability to complete the Certificate IV Project Management Practice over a one year period; however we find that the average time is between 3 to 6 months.  During that time there is a large variance in the amount of time each student spends working on the qualification. 

Give us a call, email, use the chat or whatever is easiest and we can give you an estimate based on your situation as well as how your experience may help you complete faster.

What are the entry requirements?

There are no entry requirements into the Certificate IV in Project Management Practice.  If you a computer and an internet connection you’re set.

Having said that we believe that learning is most valuable when applied.  So it’s best to have a workplace or previous which you can use to apply your learning.

Our model isn’t geared for those coming straight out of school and find that most of our students come from one of two paths.

Ideally participants should hold a Certificate III in Business.  However there are a number of other accepted qualifications from industry areas such as Business, Health and Safety etc.  Many participants of this program are tertiary qualified professionals looking to migrate into a project role.   

Many students enter this qualification without holding an existing qualifications. As the programs are designed based upon the work environment, experience within that environment is an acceptable point of entry.  In regards to the Certificate IV of Project Management Practice Management, this may include but not limited to experience within a project environment, or another technical field, this may be either as a team member, supervisor or leading hand.

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What jobs can I get with a Cert IV in Project management?

The Certificate IV in Project Management conveys to employers that the holder has practically demonstrated the skills and knowledge to work effectively as a Project Team member as well as manage small projects.  Furthermore a qualification from Scope Training advocates that the learner has demonstrated the ability to apply these skills in a work context, reassuring employers of job-readiness.

Job Roles include: Project Team Member, Project Coordinator, Project Administrator, Project Manager

Nationally Recognised

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Ready for the next step

Enrol in the Certificate IV in Project Management Practice BSB40920 and kick start your Project Management Career.