Diploma of Project Management (BSB51415)

Qualification: Diploma
Course Code: BSB51415
Study mode: Online
Payment options: VET FEE-HELP may be available
Payment plan
Upfront payment
Duration: Self-paced; max 1 year
Start date: Anytime – start today!
Awarded by: OTEN - Open Training & Education Network (RTO 90004)
Course fees: Price may vary
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.

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About this course

The Diploma of Project Management (BSB51415) program offered through SEEK Learning will teach you how to control projects from development to delivery. In this nationally recognised project management course, you'll learn how to effectively manage project resources, funding, communications, facilities and scheduling, all while ensuring the highest project quality.

Applicable to multiple industries, this program will give you the practical skills to achieve business objectives. This comprehensive course is centered on the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK), the much-lauded global standard for project management.


There are no entry requirements for this course, so anyone can apply!

If you pay using VET FEE-HELP you will need to provide a copy of your Year 12 Senior Secondary Certificate of Education or successfully complete a Language Literacy & Numeracy test.

Areas of study

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

  • BSBSUS501 - Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
  • BSBPMG514 - Manage project cost
  • BSBPMG520 - Manage project governance
  • BSBPMG515 - Manage project human resources
  • BSBPMG516 - Manage project information and communication
  • BSBPMG521 - Manage project integration
  • BSBPMG518 - Manage project procurement
  • BSBPMG513 - Manage project quality
  • BSBPMG517 - Manage project risk
  • BSBPMG511 - Manage project scope
  • BSBPMG519 - Manage project stakeholder engagement
  • BSBPMG512 - Manage project time

If you study with SEEK Learning, your qualification is recognised.

Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Diploma of Project Management (BSB51415) from Open Training & Education Network (RTO90004). Project management has become a skillset many industries now consider a necessity, and is widely seen as one of the most useful things you can do to give yourself an edge in the job market.

This diploma is suited to anyone seeking to start out their career in project management, those wishing to bolster their existing skills with a PM qualification, or those already in the industry looking to strengthen their knowledge base. Because it's based on Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) principles, you'll graduate with skills that are recognised worldwide. And with the course offered online via distance education, you'll have the flexibility of studying when and where you like.

In everything from building and construction to graphic design, project management is everywhere. This Diploma of Project Management (BSB51415) course will help you forge the practical skills to manage complex projects, with graduates eligible for roles such as:

  • Project manager
  • Project team leader
  • Project administrator within any sector.

Finance options

There are a few payment options for this course:
  • Payment plans: Eligible students may be able to pay for this course through weekly, fortnightly and monthly repayments. This flexible payment plan does not require a deposit and involves no interest for the first 12 months. After this period, students will be charged 19.95% per annum on the amount that remains to be paid.
  • Upfront payment: Pay for this course upfront via credit card or bank transfer.

If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive VET FEE-HELP/FEE-HELP, meaning you can defer payment of your course fees.

You may be eligible to receive VET FEE-HELP for this course!

This course can be paid for through the VET FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).

Find out more about government study loans here.
SEEK Learning offers a vast selection of tertiary and vocational courses through some of Australia’s leading education providers. You can study an accredited TAFE, university and IT course, as well as customised training packages, from recognised course providers. With flexible study and finance options and many courses available through correspondence and online studies, you can gain any number of career-boosting qualifications at your convenience with SEEK Learning.
As a student of OTEN through SEEK Learning, you will be periodically contacted by your teachers to discuss your education progress. Your enquiries will also receive priority attention and your assignments will be marked and returned within seven working days.

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