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Certificate IV in Project Management Practice

SELC’s BSB41515 Certificate IV in Project Management Practice is suitable for autonomous individuals who identify and apply project management skills and knowledge in a wide variety of contexts. Job roles can include contract officers, project administrators, quality officers and small business operators.

SELC’s BSB41515 allows individuals to be a member of a project team, without direct responsibility for the project outcome. This can include the use of project management tools and methodologies to support organisational or business activities.

Career Opportunities

The qualification gained in SELC’s BSB41515 Certificate IV in Project Management Practice allows access to job roles and titles varying across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • Contracts Officer
  • Project Administrator

Qualification Structure and Course Content

This course allows students to practice applying skills needed to participate in a project management team. They will be exposed to a range of techniques to apply to individual aspects of projects, including human resources and risk management skills.

Module A: Project initiation

Subject Unit of Competency
BSBPMG409 Apply project scope management techniques (core unit)
BSBPMG417 Apply project life-cycle management processes
BSBPMG412 Apply project cost management techniques

Module B: Project communication

Subject Unit of Competency
BSBPMG411 Apply project quality management techniques (core unit)
BSBPMG418 Apply project stakeholder engagement techniques
BSBCUE405 Survey stakeholders to gather and record information

Module C: Project management

Subject Unit of Competency
BSBPMG410 Apply project time management techniques (core unit)
BSBPMG413 Apply project human resources management approaches
BSBPMG415 Apply project risk management techniques

Sample Timetable

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Terms and Breaks

SELC Business and Management courses are delivered over 9 week terms, with 3 week breaks and with intakes 4 times a year.*

BSB41515 Certificate IV in Project Management Practice is delivered over 3 terms (approximately nine months).
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* Please note the Christmas/New Year break is 7 weeks and the first break of 2022 is 4 weeks long.

Delivery and Assessment

All vocational courses are assessed through a combination of assessment types that may include written assignments, case studies, reports, group tasks, portfolios and/or presentations. Students must successfully pass all units to complete the qualification.

All course materials and workbooks are available for free download from SELC’s e-learning platform. Assessment workbooks are provided inclusive of course fees.

Exit point/Award

Nationally_Recognised_TrainingBSB41515 Certificate IV in Project Management Practice (AQF – Level 4) is a nationally recognised qualification under the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF).

Course Entry

Successful completion of Australian Year 12 or international equivalent.

English Level
IELTS proficiency level of 5.5 or above or equivalent.