BSB51415 - Diploma of Project Management

          (BSB51415- (Release 2)

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

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

Pricing:                        $POA - Classroom,                     $4410 - Blended,

Nationally Recognised Training

                                     $4410 - Online / E-learning,         $1895 - RPL  



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 1,200 - 2,400 hours (normally over a period of 12-24 months); OR approximately 10 hours research and study per week (face-to-face/online) for 12 months from commencement.  During the balance of the time, learners will be engaged in work-based/simulated work-based (portfolio building) activities, assessments.

Course Overview 

Business and Management

The Diploma of Project Management is designed for people who wish to further their qualifications and have substantial project management experience and/or knowledge.

This course will enhance your project management skills, provide you with industry-related knowledge and allow you to practice your skills in a holistic learning environment. This qualification is popular with people seeking or working as project leaders, project management facilitators and project/program administrators.

Delivered by our highly experienced facilitators, the Diploma of Project Management will assist you with project management at a deeper level, exploring human resources, risk management, effective communication, stakeholder engagement and much more. This course is designed to help you be the best you can be, with opportunities to share your experiences and create a realistic context.

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply project management skills and knowledge. They may manage projects in a variety of contexts, across a number of industry sectors. They have project leadership and management roles and are responsible for achieving project objectives. They possess a sound theoretical knowledge base and use a range of specialised, technical and managerial competencies to initiate, plan, execute and evaluate their own work and/or the work of others.

An advanced qualification can give you opportunities that may not exist otherwise. If you are looking to take your project management qualifications to the next level, enrol in the Diploma of Project Management today!

Career Opportunities/Vocational Outcomes

This qualification may apply to people who are working in a project management role in a major industry environment, or those who aspire to the management of Major Projects; such as project contract manager, project leader, project manager (generic), project manager (industry specific), project team leader, project vendor manager.

Course Structure

The Diploma of Project Management requires the completion of twelve (12) units, including eight (8) units and four (4) electives.

8 Core Units:

BSBPMG511 Manage project scope
BSBPMG512 Manage project time
BSBPMG513 Manage project quality
BSBPMG514 Manage project cost
BSBPMG515 Manage project human resources
BSBPMG516 Manage project information and communication
BSBPMG517 Manage project risk
BSBPMG521 Manage project integration

Elective Choices:

  • 4 elective units may be selected from the elective units listed in the Packaging Rules or any endorsed Training Package or accredited course at Diploma level or higher.
  • Elective units must NOT include 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.

4 Suggested Elective Units:

BSBPMG518 Manage project procurement
BSBPMG519 Manage project stakeholder engagement
BSBPMG520 Manage project governance
BSBMGT516 Facilitate continuous improvements

Entry Requirements/Pathways

Articulation Pathways from the Qualification
On completion of this qualification, you may undertake an Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management (BSB61015); or specialize with an Advanced Diploma of Work Health and Safety (BSB60615).

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 Diploma of Project Management 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 form, email, or over the phone.

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BSB51415 Diploma of Project Management

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