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CRICOS Course Code 104106C

BSB50820 Diploma of Project Management

This qualification would apply to individuals with various job titles including executive officers, program consultants, and program coordinators. Individuals in these roles may possess substantial experience in a range of settings, but seek to further develop their skills across a wide range of business functions.

Program Content: The training program covers 12 units of competency taken from the qualification. It has total Core units of 8 and 4 Elective Units, participants are required to successfully complete all 8 core units.

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52 weeks

Model & Delivery

Full-time & Face-to-face


Only 8 Core Units & 4 Elective units


Every month 15th

Application Fee

AUD $300*

Total Course Fee

AUD $11,500**

Resources: Students are issued with learning materials and handouts relevant to each unit.

Recognition: This course holds national accreditation under the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF).

Assessments: A range of assessment strategies is employed for this qualification and the choice of strategy is dependent on the nature of the unit of competency. Strategies may include but not limit practical application and demonstration of skills, oral presentations, written assignments, tests and projects, work-based projects including the maintenance of log books, action research projects, case studies and log books.

Career Opportunities: Employment outcomes resulting from the completion of this course may include the following roles: Project leader/team leader, Project contract manager, Project manager (industry specific), Project vendor manager

Reassessment: Students can have three reassessments of NYC (Not Yet Competent) free of charge provided that the submission of assessments has been done on time. Further, if a student fails more than three times in the unit, the student will have to repeat that unit and charges will be AUD$350.00 per unit (GST will not be charged).

Eligibility/ Entry requirements: This qualification requires a minimum of year 12 completion or equivalent. Oceania Polytechnic requires students to be a minimum of 16* years of age and to demonstrate that they have sufficient English Language, Literacy, and Numeracy (LLN) through satisfactory completion of OPIE’s pre-enrolment LLN test. International students may be required to provide evidence of their English Language Proficiency to the minimum level of 5.5 in IELTS or equivalent. (Please check the Department of Home Affairs website on for student visa requirements).

Pathway: Upon completion of this qualification, students can continue their studies with a BSB61015 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management or pursue a qualification in another related field.

*When it is packaged with Cert III courses

Unit Listings


Unit Code Unit Name Core Elective
BSBPMG530 Manage project scope Core
BSBPMG531 Manage project time Core
BSBPMG532 Manage project quality Core
BSBPMG533 Manage project cost Core
BSBPMG534 Manage project human resources Core
BSBPMG535 Manage project information and communication Core
BSBPMG536 Manage project risk Core
BSBPMG540 Manage project integration Core
BSBPEF501 Manage personal and professional development Elective
BSBPMG537 Manage project procurement Elective
BSBSTR502 Facilitate continuous improvement Elective
BSBTWK502 Manage team effectiveness Elective


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