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BSB51415 Diploma of Project Management

BSB51415 Diploma of Project Management is part of the Business Services Training Package. It reflects the role of individuals who apply project management skills and knowledge. They may manage projects in a variety of contexts, across a number of industry sectors. They have project leadership and management roles and are responsible for achieving project objectives. They possess a sound theoretical knowledge base and use a range of specialised, technical and managerial competencies to initiate, plan, execute and evaluate their own work and/or the work of others.

Organisations are turning to project management approaches to solve unique problems, effectively manage scarce resources and implement improved efficiencies.

Project management is the application of knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to project activities in order to meet stakeholder needs and expectations.

Career Opportunities

BSB51415 Diploma of Project Management is for those managing, or intending to manage, complex projects using specialised technical and managerial skills. You may be responsible for your own work and the work of a team.  On completion of this course, you may progress to an Advanced Diploma qualification.

Job Titles

Job Titles for these roles may include Project Manager, Project Leader, Project Facilitator or Project Administrator, you may provide leadership and guidance to a team.

Dates and Times

All courses are offered Statewide but teacher based in regions.
For more information please call 1300 655 307 or email

Statewide (Online)

  • Ongoing enrolments
  • Duration: Part-time
  • Contact us on 1300 655 307 to register your interest

Workshops – South and North

  • Next Intake – March 2019
  • Based at Clarence Campus (South) or Launceston Campus (North)
  • 6 x one day workshops
  • Contact us on 1300 655 307 to register your interest

Learning Options

South – Clarence Campus – Workshops

North – Launceston Campus – Workshops

Statewide – Online


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Fees and Payments

This course is eligible for a VET Student Loan
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Resources and Equipment

Students will need to have access to a computer with broadband access to complete this qualification.
TasTAFE has computer labs which are open for students to access during normal business hours.

A learning resource fee may apply

Preferred Pathways

It is preferred that students have one of the following:

  • A completed qualification such as BSB41515 Certificate IV in Project Management
  • units in a relevant qualification OR
  • vocational experience in project-based work.

Qualification Requirements

This qualification consists of 12 units, 8 core and 4 electives.

A full list of electives is available from the Team.


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