Diploma of Project Management BSB50820

Qualification Snapshot

  • Nationally Recognised: YES

  • Qualification Code: BSB50820

  • Number of units: 12

  • Delivery Method: Workshops, Online, Skills Recognition (RPL)

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  1. 1
    Relevant qualification

    Ideally participants should hold a Certificate IV in Project Management.  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.   If you would like to discuss your acceptance based upon your existing experience please contact our friendly team. 

  2. 2
    Work Experience

    Many students enter this qualification without holding 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 Diploma of Project Management, this may include but not limited to experience within a project environment, or another technical field, this may be either as a manager, Project Manager, Project controller, Project Engineer, Senior Project Manager, supervisor or leading hand. 

    If you would like to discuss your acceptance based upon your existing experience please contact our friendly team. 


  1. Little to no previous experience

    300-500 hours

  2. 6 months or less experience in a project environment

    200-300 hours

  3. 6 Months to 2 years experience in a project environment

    20-200 hours

  4. 2 years plus experience in a project environment

    30 minutes (through RPL) to 50 hours

We provide students with the ability to complete the Diploma of Project Management 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.  Please contact our staff if you would like an estimate based upon your individual situation




  1. 1
    BSBPMG530 Manage project scope
  2. 2
    BSBPMG531 Manage project time
  3. 3
    BSBPMG532 Manage project quality
  4. 4
    BSBPMG533 Manage project cost
  5. 5
    BSBPMG534 Manage project human resources
  6. 6
    BSBPMG535 Manage project information and communication
  7. 7
    BSBPMG536 Manage project risk
  8. 8
    BSBPMG540 Manage project integration
  9. 9
    BSBPMG537 Manage project procurement
  10. 10
    BSBPMG538 Manage project stakeholder engagement
  11. 11
    BSBCRT511 Develop critical thinking in others
  12. 12
    BSBTWK502 Manage team effectiveness