BSB41515 - Certificate IV in Project Management Practice

          (BSB41515- (Release 4)

Training Package:       BSB Business Services Training Package (Release 4.0)

Study Modes:              Classroom, Distance / E-learning, Blended, RPL

Pricing:                        $3990 - Classroom,                     $3990 - Blended,

Nationally Recognised Training

                                     $3990 - Online / E-learning,        Estimated $1695 - RPL  

Classroom Special:  $2990 (first 4 places only per course! - conditions apply)   


GEM Online Campus 

The Learner is provided with User Name and Password to the GEM Online Campus, which enables access to the interactive Online Screen Guide; the Learner Guide (pdf); the Assessment Guide; and the Quick Reference Guide.

Blended Delivery

Study via face to face intensives; supported by Learner Guide, Assessment Guide; Online Seminars.

Classroom Delivery

Study in a face to face classroom environment; supported by our Facilitator, Learner Guide, Assessment Guide; Practical Activities and Class Discussion. Partial completion of Assessment Guides can be achieved in class time with the balance of Assessments completed in your own time

Time Commitment 

Nominal minimum hours of study plus individual research and on the job application is 600 - 2,400 hours (normally over a period of 6-24 months); OR approximately 10 hours research and study per week (face-to-face/online) for 6 months from commencement.  During the balance of the time, learners will be engaged in work-based/simulated work-based (portfolio building) activities and assessments.

Course Overview 

Business and Management

The Certificate IV in Project Management Practice is designed for people working in a diverse range of workplaces and industries, including corporate business, government, construction, mining and oil and gas. This qualification is popular with project co-ordinators, project team members, project managers and program administrators.

This qualification formalises your experience and equips you with project development, leadership, problem-solving and analytical skills in a practical, holistic setting. The Certificate IV in Project Management Practice will help you manage and empower teams, and deliver excellent end-to-end projects through the application of a wide range of skills.

This qualification is suitable for autonomous individuals who identify and apply project management skills and knowledge in a wide variety of contexts. Job titles for these roles may include contracts officers, project administrators, quality officers and small business operators.

Individuals in these roles might be members of a project team, with no direct responsibility for overall project outcomes. Primarily, these roles would support wider project operations. They may use project tools and methodologies selectively to support organisational or business activities.

If you are looking to gain a formal qualification and begin or further your career in project coordination and management, enrol in the Certificate IV in Project Management Practice today!

Career Opportunities/Vocational Outcomes

This qualification may apply to people who are working in roles; such as communications liaisons, contracts officers, estimator and scheduler, project administrator, project analyst, project assistant, project coordinator, project officer, project records officer, project support, project team member, quality officer and small business operator.

Course Structure

The Certificate IV in Project Management Practice requires the completion of nine (9) units, consisting of three (3) core units and six (6) electives

3 Core:

BSBPMG409 Apply Project scope management techniques
BSBPMG410 Apply project time management techniques
BSBPMG411 Apply project quality management techniques

Elective Choices

  • 3 units must be from Group A elective units listed in the Packaging Rules
  • the remaining 3 units may be from Group A, Group B units listed in the Packaging Rules; or any endorsed Training Package or accredited course at Certificate IV level or higher.
  • They must not include the choice of the unit BSBPMG522 Undertake project work.

Elective units must be relevant to the work environment and the qualification, maintain the integrity of the AQF alignment and contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome.

6 Suggested Elective Units:

BSBPMG412 Apply project cost management techniques
BSBPMG413 Apply project human resource management approaches
BSBPMG414 Apply project information management & communications techniques
BSBPMG415 Apply project risk management techniques
BSBPMG417 Apply project lifecycle management processes
BSBPMG418 Apply project stakeholder engagement techniques

Entry Requirements/Pathways

There are no pre-requisite entry requirements for this qualification.

Articulation Pathways from the Qualification
On completion of this qualification, you may undertake a specialist qualification; ie Diploma of Project Management (BSB51415); or a generic qualification such as Diploma of Leadership and Management (BSB51918) OR Diploma of Business (BSB50215).

Student Selection
Each applicant will be interviewed to ensure suitability of the program for the individual and his/her current position and/or career path.

Gaining University Entrance
A Certificate IV or Diploma may gain 6-12 months advanced standing in a university degree.  Some Advanced Diplomas may be eligible for even more credit.  Choosing a GEM College of International Business to University Pathway is a great way to get practical 'job ready' skills and then gain entry to a university at an advanced stage.

A Graduate Certificate from GEM College of International Business, coupled with relevant industry experience, may gain entrance to postgraduate qualifications.


To enrol in the Certificate IV in Project Management Practice today, please select your preferred course structure and commencement date from our course calendar and follow the simple instructions.

Alternatively, you can enrol on the phone at (08) 9358 1116.

If you have any questions about this qualification or what else Scorpion can offer you, please contact our friendly staff via our online enquiry formemail, or over the phone.

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