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Advance Diploma of Program Management

SELC’s BSB61218 Advanced Diploma of Program Management is suitable for individuals who apply a variety of knowledge and skills, together with experience in project management across a range of enterprise and industry contexts.

SELC’s BSB61218 Advanced Diploma of Program Management explores a program defined as a set of interrelated projects, each of which must have a project manager. Managers at this level must use their initiative and judgement to direct, plan and lead a range of program functions. They are accountable for personal and team outcomes with broad parameters.

Career Opportunities

BSB61218 Advanced Diploma of Program management allows access to a variety of Job roles and titles may vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • Contracts Officer
  • Project Administrator
  • Project Manager
  • Program Manager

Qualification Structure and Course Content

This course allows students to practice applying abroad range of management skills which will allow them to feel confident in the workplace. It covers a variety of workplace practices including collaborating with others, implementing change and leading others.

Module A: Manage the program

Subject Unit of Competency
BSBPMG610  Enable program execution (core unit)
BSBMGT520 Plan and manage the flexible workforce
BSBPMG616 Manage program risk

Module B: Engage and lead the program

Subject Unit of Competency
BSBPMG621 Facilitate stakeholder engagement (core unit)
BSBPMG624 Engage in collaborative alliances
BSBPMG617 Provide leadership for the program

Module C: Program governance and change

Subject Unit of Competency
BSBPMG622 Implement program governance (core unit)
BSBINN601 Lead and manage organisational change
ICTICT602 Develop contracts and manage contracted performance

Module D: Develop the program

Subject Unit of Competency
BSBPMG623 Manage benefits (core unit)
BSBFIM601 Manage finances
PSPMGT006 Develop a business case

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.*

BSB61218 Advanced Diploma of Program Management is delivered over 4 terms (approximately one year).

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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_TrainingBSB61218 Advanced Diploma of Program Management (AQF – Level 6) is a nationally recognised qualification under the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF).

Course Entry

Have completed a Diploma of Project Management qualification.
Or have completed two years equivalent full-time relevant workplace experience at a significant level within a project or program environment within an enterprise.

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