Diploma of Project Management

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    12 months part-time
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Course Rundown

Learn to lead and manage large-scale projects successfully with the skills learnt in this nationally recognised online Diploma of Project Management (BSB51415) course from Mentor Education.

Designed for students seeking to start a career in project management, this course provides the foundation skills and knowledge required to successfully lead projects and project teams. While no previous experience is required, this course is also well-suited to people working in project management who are looking to enhance their skillset and grow their career opportunities. 

In this course, you’ll study core concepts of project management, including managing project scope, quality and cost; leading project teams effectively; improving process; and managing project financial and human resources.

With a self-paced, online delivery, unlimited email and phone student support, and the option to participate in guided online tutorials, this course helps you build sought-after professional skills without interrupting your life. 

If you’re an organised, practical thinker who enjoys getting things done, this course could turn your talents into a professional skillset for an exciting new career.


This is an open entry course with no pre-requisite qualifications. Mentor Education recommends that students taking this course have strong literacy and numeracy skills.


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

Core subjects:

  • BSBPMG511 — Manage project scope
  • BSBPMG512 — Manage project time
  • BSBPMG513 — Manage project quality
  • BSBPMG514 — Manage project cost
  • BSBPMG515 — Manage project human resources
  • BSBPMG516 — Manage project information and communication
  • BSBPMG517 — Manage project risk
  • BSBPMG521 — Manage project integration

Elective subjects:

  • BSBSUS501 — Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
  • BSBWOR501 — Manage personal work priorities and professional development
  • BSBWOR502 — Lead and manage team effectiveness
  • BSBMGT516 — Facilitate continuous improvement

Mentor Education is one of Australia’s leading RG146 compliance training providers for the financial services industry. By specialising exclusively in this field of training, Mentor is able to focus on delivering professional development courses of the highest quality. Thanks to their flexible delivery options, you can complete a nationally recognised qualification in financial planning entirely online, and without disrupting your career. Take advantage of Mentor Education’s long-standing industry reputation and commitment to ongoing professional development by enquiring about a course today.

As a student of Mentor Education, you’ll receive access to an experienced financial adviser Monday to Friday, 9am–5pm by telephone and email, so you’re always assured of timely feedback and assistance.

Students of this program will also benefit from complementary inclusion of Mentor Education’s Career Pathway Program. This comprehensive suite of career-building tools includes a 12-month professional development subscription, association membership and regular updates on industry news and events.

Where Will It Lead Me?

Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a Diploma of Project Management (BSB51415) from Mentor Education.

This qualification will provide you with the skills and knowledged required to seek work in project leadership and management roles across a wide range of industries. You'll graduate with the skills, confidence and knowledge required to seek work as a project manager, project administrator or project team leader.

With this qualification, you may choose to seek employment, contract or consulting work on projects across a broad range of industries, including in finance, retail, construction, resources, or in the not-for-profit sector.



Curious about where a career in project management could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:

How Much Will It Cost?

The fee for this course starts from $990 for online, self-paced learning.

Mentor Education offers flexible payment options to suit each person's individual needs, including:

  • Upfront payment
  • Direct debit payment plan


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