Launch your project management career and learn key project management capabilities. Support the successful completion of varied projects from start to finish as a project administrator or project coordinator. Apply these skills to projects in your small business or workplace.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Identify and apply project management principles and techniques
Scope, design, implement, coordinate and finalise projects
Track and monitor project timeframes and lifecycles
Solve problems and project barriers
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
A nationally accredited qualification at Certificate IV level
Transferable project management skills
Strong pathways to continue your studies and enhance your career opportunities
Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
There are no entry requirements for this qualification. You can enrol today.
This course is offered as a traineeship. Enquire today to check the eligibility requirements.
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) at a Year 12 high school level, or 1-2 years experience working in a team
Confidence using Microsoft Office 365
Access to a strong and stable internet connection as part of this course is offered via online learning
Good communication skills with the ability to express your ideas verbally and in writing
TAFE NSW may ask you to complete a Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) skills test.
This skills test helps us to understand your individual study needs, to design an individualised plan that supports your study success and ensures your LLN skills match the demands of the course.
TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.
Our graduates go onto roles like:
Program or Project Administrators plan and undertake administration of organisational programs, special projects and support services.
Other jobs include: project administrator, project coordinator, contract officer, quality officer, project analyst and small business owner (project applications).
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
The Certificate IV in Project Management Practice does not have any pre-requisite courses.
At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.
Courses are made up of a combination of both core and specialty units. In the Certificate IV in Project Management Practice qualification, you’ll need to successfully complete 9 units of competency, including 3 core and 6 speciality units.
Core units are central to the job outcomes of a particular industry or occupation. These are the units industry has agreed are essential to be capable and qualified at a particular study level.
There are no core units in this course
TAFE NSW provides support services across all campus locations and online. Whatever your needs or circumstances, we have the people, resources, counselling and facilities to support you in focusing on your studies.
TAFE NSW Disability Support Service
TAFE NSW Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) support
TAFE NSW Aboriginal Support; Learner support (ABE)
TAFE NSW Careers, Counselling and Pathways Service
TAFE NSW Libraries
Scholarship programs – be supported as you explore your talents and fulfil your potential
Read&Write literacy and study support software is available free for all TAFE NSW students to use while studying on campus and at home
LinkedIn Learning – an online resource which offers innovative courses and tutorials to improve your personal and professional skills
Student associations – get social with our student community
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