BSB50820 Diploma of Project Management


This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply project management skills and knowledge in a variety of contexts, across a number of industry sectors. The job roles that relate to this qualification may include Project Manager and Project Team Leader.


Individuals in these roles 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.


Related Industry Sectors

  • Advertising & Marketing
  • Business Administration
  • Community Services
  • Education Administration
  • Financial Services
  • Public Administration
  • Retail Services


Job Roles and Employment Outcomes

  • Project Leader
  • Project Contract Manager
  • Project Manager (generic)
  • Project Manager (industry specific)
  • Project Team Leader
  • Project Vendor manager.


Pathways into the Qualification 

Preferred pathways for candidates considering this qualification include:

BSB40920 Certificate IV in Project Management Practice


With extensive vocational experience in project roles where they may have had some limited responsibility for the output of others but do not have a formal project management qualification.


Pathways from the Qualification 

After achieving this qualification candidates may undertake:

  • Other qualifications at Advanced Diploma level or above in project management.

Note : This qualification and specific units of competency may satisfy some requirements for national and international industry/professional certification. Persons seeking certification should check the requirements with certifying bodies.


Course fee

eLearning $2,350.00

Correspondence $2,350.00


Government Funding

This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.


This qualification is available under the Government Funded NSW Smart & Skilled Program. For more information, please visit the NSW Smart & Skilled website HERE or call 1300 772 104.