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Offering Info

Certificate IV in Project Management Practice

  • National Course Code: BSB41515
  • TAFE NSW code: BSB41515-01V04-20WWG-001

Location – Wagga Wagga

Study Type

Blended

Course Start Date

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Study Commitment

15 Hours per week

Duration

36 Weeks

  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • Traineeship Allowed
  • This training is subsidised by the NSW Government

Course Details

Grow your project management career with the Certificate IV in Project Management Practice. This course will provide you with the skills to assist with a project from start to finish in many different industries so you can learn to become a project administrator or coordinator.

LEARN NEW SKILLS

Through theoretical course work you will learn to:

  • Identify and apply project management principles and techniques
  • Scope, design, implement, coordinate and finalise projects
  • Identify and assist with all aspects of human resources management of a project
  • Assist with aspects of risk management in a project

DEVELOP YOUR TALENT

Develop the skills that will help you get ahead in this career, including:

  • Working autonomously
  • Self motivation and drive
  • Prioritising conflicting work
  • Great communication skills
  • Managing your time and meeting deadlines

ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS

Completing this course will provide you with:

  • A nationally recognised qualification at Certificate IV level
  • Ability to put these skills into practice in the workplace while you study

Career opportunities:

  • Project administrator
  • Contracts officer
  • Quality officer
  • Project analyst

GROW YOUR CAREER

Take your career further with:

  • Diploma of Project Management
  • Bachelor of Business with TAFE NSW Degrees
  • Bachelor of Construction Management (Building)

INDUSTRY DEMAND

Transferable skills are in demand across a variety of industries. Almost every job in every industry involves an element of project management. This means that you will be benefit from the skills gained through the Certificate IV of Project Management Practice and be able to apply them in any industry. There is increasing demand for project management roles in growth industries like construction.

When you study with TAFE NSW, we want you to succeed. Entry requirements allow us to make sure that you have the right pre-existing knowledge and skills to achieve your chosen qualification. You will need to provide evidence that you meet the requirements listed in this section.

TRAINING PACKAGE REQUIREMENTS
There are no Training Package entry requirements for this qualification.

TAFE NSW REQUIREMENTS

TAFE NSW offers the Certificate IV in Project Management Practice as either a traineeship or non-traineeship, so you can create the career you want.

Non-traineeship

There are no entry requirements for non-trainees. You can enrol in this course now.

Traineeship

To be eligible for this course you must:

  • Be in relevant employment as this course is delivered in the workplace
  • Have a signed traineeship contract

Thinking about a traineeship? Enquire today.

IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?

To be prepared for this course, it is recommended that you are:

  • Experienced and familiar with working in an office environment
  • Comfortable working with others and reporting to a manager or supervisor
  • Confident with technology and able to navigate the internet, use word processing and presentation software

If you need help preparing for study, contact us about your options.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

With 130 locations across the state, TAFE NSW tailors qualifications to meet the needs of the local community and specific student groups (like apprentices, fast-tracked and online students). To make sure this course is the right fit for you, we will need you to demonstrate that you can meet the additional requirements below.

COURSE ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

To be enrolled in this course, students are expected to have at least two years experience in a relevant work role. This experience provides existing skills, knowledge and understanding of the workplace that would not be available to students who are new entrants to the workforce. Further real work experiences provide opportunity to reflect on and support problem solving and adult learning principles.

To successfully complete this course, you will need access to the internet and a computer capable of processing data, accessing the internet and word processing.
Students are expected to have at least two years experience in a relevant work role. If not in a current role and able to apply learning directly to work the student should discuss case study and scenario options with the facilitator prior to enrolment.

STUDY COMMITMENT

This is a flexible blended course. You will need to attend approximately 2.5 hours by webinar, over 1 day a week, for 36 weeks. As well as the webinar component, you will need to complete approximately 12.5 hours of other study per week.

You may also be required to complete approximately 9 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, private study, research and project preparation, workplace project implementation.

IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?

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.

SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT

We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services

As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:

  • LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
  • Studiosity - online access to a real life tutor
  • Easy computing online short courses
  • Access to local TAFE libraries
  • Accessibility and Disability Support Services
  • Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home

To keep you safe while studying, some of our face to face classes may be replaced with online or connected learning. We have also modified our face to face classes to meet physical distancing requirements and increased cleaning on campus. As restrictions ease, the way you attend your class may change again. If work placement and the demonstration of practical skills are requirements of your course, due to the impacts of COVID 19 there may be a delay or modification in being able to undertake these aspects of your course in the planned timeframe. Be assured, we'll keep you informed every step of the way.

This course is currently scheduled on Wednesday from 6.00pm to 9.00pm via webinar. Additional tutorials, phone coaching and email access to your facilitator will be flexible to meet the needs of students.

SMART AND SKILLED FEES

This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.

Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.

For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?

READ BEFORE YOU ENROL

Learn about TAFE NSW Fees

Learn about TAFE NSW Payment/Funding

RECOGNITION

Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.

Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition

Enquire now for Semester 2 2020 and be notified when enrolments open.

TAFE NSW is open for business so to find out more information on this course including when it will start and how it will be delivered (face-to-face, in a virtual classroom, self-paced, online or a mixture), submit an online enquiry by clicking the Enquire Now button on this page. You can also call 131 601 during business hours* to chat with a member of our friendly customer service team.

* Our customer service team are available from Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm AEST.

Core Units
Number Title
BSBPMG409 Apply project scope management techniques
BSBPMG410 Apply project time management techniques
BSBPMG411 Apply project quality management techniques
Elective Units
Number Title
BSBPMG412 Apply project cost management techniques
BSBPMG413 Apply project human resources management approaches
BSBPMG414 Apply project information management and communications techniques
BSBPMG415 Apply project risk management techniques
BSBPMG416 Apply project procurement procedures
BSBPMG417 Apply project life cycle management processes

Note: Not all elective units listed may be available to study, please enquire for more information.

Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.

Course Location

Wagga Wagga
Macleay & Coleman Streets, Wagga Wagga
Phone 131 601

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