Certificate IV in Project Management Practice

BSB41515 – Certificate IV in Project Management Practice

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who identify and apply project management skills and knowledge in a wide variety of contexts. They may be members of a project team but with no direct responsibility for the overall project outcomes. They support project operations in one or more roles and under direction may also use project tools and methodologies selectively to support organisational or business activities. They take responsibility for their own outputs in terms of organisational and project quality requirements, and may have limited responsibility for the output of others.

Certificate IV Project Management Practice – Course Outline (PDF Printable version)

Learning Outcomes : 

Graduates of this qualification will be able to:
• Access skills to manage small to medium sized projects
• Effectively contribute to the management of a project
• Have responsibility for a particular aspect across the entire project lifecycle, such as a team leader or technical expert
• Aspire to more complex project management roles
• Commence a career in project management
• Eligibility for an Associate Membership with the Australian Institute of Project Management

Career opportunities include:
Project coordinator,officer,team member or project/program administrator.

Why should you attend :
• Better implement and support the organisations project management systems
• Better prepare workplace personnel for dealing with project issues in the workplace
• Ensure legislative requirements are better understood and applied in the workplace
• Implement project initiatives and processes that support organisational OHS goals and objectives
• A great networking opportunity

Duration : 1 day per month/10 workshop days
Time : 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Investment : $445 per unit (includes training manual)
Full Qualification : $3,500, Includes training manuals 

At Darwin Human Resource & Computer Academy we recognise that all participants have their own work and personal commitments, therefore we have scheduled the course over an eight month period (1 unit per month) providing sufficient time to attend to each of the unit assignments.

Content

Apply project scope-management techniques BSBPMG409 – Core

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to contribute to the control of a project’s scope by assisting with identifying its objectives, deliverables, constraints, assumptions and outcomes; and by applying controls once the project has commenced.

Apply project time-management techniques BSBPMG410 – Core

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to assist with project scheduling activities, apply and monitor the agreed project schedule, and evaluate the effectiveness of time management for the project.

Apply project quality-management techniques BSBPMG411 – Core

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to enhance project outcomes by contributing to quality planning, applying quality policies and procedures, and contributing to continuous improvement in projects.

Apply project cost-management techniques BSBPMG412 – Elective

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to assist in producing a project budget, to monitor project expenditure and contribute to cost finalisation processes.

Apply project human resources management approaches BSBPMG413 — Elective

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to assist with aspects of human resources management of a project. It involves establishing human resource requirements, identifying the learning and development needs of people working on the project, facilitating these needs being met, and resolving conflict in the team.

Apply project information management and communications techniques BSBPMG414 – Elective
This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to provide a critical link between people, ideas and information at all stages in the project life cycle. It involves assisting the project team to plan communications, communicating information related to the project, and reviewing communications.

Apply project risk-management techniques BSBPMG415 – Elective
This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to assist with aspects of risk management in a project. It specifically involves planning for, controlling and reviewing risks associated with the project, and assisting in this process where required.

Apply project procurement procedures BSBPMG416 – Elective
This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to assist with procurement for a project. It involves identifying procurement requirements, assisting with supplier selection, conducting procurement activities, and assisting with procurement finalisation activities for the project.

Apply project stakeholder engagement techniques BSBPMG418 – ElectiveThis unit describes the skills and knowledge required to assist in managing stakeholder relationships during a project. It involves ensuring timely and appropriate involvement of key individuals, organisations and groups throughout the project.