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Certificate IV in Project Management Practice

  • Qualification:

    Certificate IV

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  • Payment options:

    Payment plan
    Upfront payment

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  • Start date:

    Anytime – start today!

  • Awarded by:

    Foundation Education (RTO 22557)

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This course meets Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

What you'll learn

About this course

Managing a project may seem like a large task, but once you have a plan to implement and the skills to see it through, you will find your goals seem a lot closer. You can also save money and time by learning the proper project management techniques covered in this online course.

This Certificate IV in Project Management Practice (BSB41515) course will help you to get your head around the project scope, resources and timeline, and teach you to apply quality management techniques along the way. It applies proven techniques to age-old scenarios so that you can feel ready for whatever might come your way in the project life cycle.

Lay a professional framework and keep your projects on track with these universally-relevant skills - you will not only succeed in your projects, but you will gain transferable skills that will open you up to new career opportunities.


There are no formal entry requirements, however applicants must have successfully completed Year 12 in order to undertake this course.

Areas of study

In this project management course, the subjects you will study include:

Core units:

  • BSBPMG409 - Apply project scope management techniques
  • BSBPMG410 - Apply project time management techniques
  • BSBPMG411 - Apply project quality management techniques

Elective units:

  • BSBPMG417 - Apply project life cycle management processes
  • BSBPMG412 - Apply project cost management techniques
  • BSBPMG413 - Apply project human resources management approaches
  • BSBPMG415 - Apply project risk management techniques
  • BSBADM405 - Organise meetings
  • BSBWHS401 - Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements
RTO 22557
Foundation Education is one of the few Registered Training Organisations (RTO) in Australia who endeavours to deliver flexible online training solutions designed to fit their students’ lifestyles. Since 1999, they’ve been focused on providing excellence in Vocational Education and Training and building partnership networks that drive quality graduates across each industry, alongside their partner RTO, the Australian Institute of Personal Trainers (AIPT).

With more than 60 nationally recognised certificate and diploma level courses on offer, the Foundation Education difference means:

Flexible Online Study
Foundation Education’s courses are delivered online so you can study whenever and wherever suits you. This also gives you the flexibility to choose your course length – whether that be the full term of your course or as little as six months.

Dedicated Student Support
Foundation Education’s industry experienced Technical Advisors, Assessors and Support Officers will support you from enrolment through to graduation.

Industry Relevant Courses
Course material is developed in consultation with industry experts to equip you with the job-ready skills and up-to-date knowledge required to support your career goals.
Studying with Foundation Education, you will be supported by an experienced trainer currently working in the industry. You will receive ongoing and personalised support with your assignments and career goals, and have access to coaching and advice from industry professionals. With state-of-the-art technology, you will have access to your course materials 24/7, meaning you can truly study when and where you want.

Career outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Certificate IV in Project Management Practice (BSB41515) from Foundation Education.

Possessing a proven set of project-management skills will make you attractive to all kinds of employers. The range of practical and versatile skills you will gain from taking this course will serve you well, no matter how complex the project or how large the team.

Potential career pathways include:

  • Communications liaison
  • Contracts officer
  • Estimator and scheduler
  • Project coordinator
  • Quality officer
  • Small business operator

Payment options & support

Finance options

Foundation Education offers a range of payment options to suit any budget:

  • Upfront payment - deposit + remaining course fee to be paid within 30 days
  • Payment plan - deposit + remaining course fee to be paid in instalments within 10 months
  • Rapid payment plan - deposit + remaining course fee to be paid in instalments within 4 months

Course fees include course delivery and assessment, study materials and dedicated student support services.

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