Diploma of Project Management

Project management is experiencing a massive shortage of skills. This course provides practical learning focusing on tools and techniques that are appropriate for different type of projects. This is a 12-month program with face-to-face or online workshops plus self-paced learning. Students can aim to complete in a shorter timeframe.

*This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.


12 Months


Total 12 Units

delivery mode

Online or Face-to-Face




AIPM Endorsed

units of competency

Core Units


  • BSBPMG530 Manage project scope
  • BSBPMG531 Manage project time
  • BSBPMG532 Manage project quality
  • BSBPMG533 Manage project cost
  • BSBPMG534 Manage project human resources
  • BSBPMG535 Manage project information and communication
  • BSBPMG536 Manage project risk
  • BSBPMG540 Manage project integration
Elective Units
  • BSBPMG537 Manage project procurement

  • BSBPMG538 Manage project stakeholder engagement

  • BSBPMG539 Manage project governance

  • BSBSTR502 Facilitate continuous improvement

Madeleine Pathe

Senior Trainer & Assessor

Madeleine is a senior trainer and assessor as well as leading industry expert. She has over 25 years of IT and business project management and consulting experience in both the public and private sectors. She is certified as an Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM) assessor up to Program Director level.

*For more information about AIPM Endorsed Course, please visit

Participants undertake numerous practical activities on case studies from varying industries. This supports learners in understanding the tools and techniques that are appropriate on different types of projects and how to tailor their project management approach for maximum value and effectiveness.

Entry Requirements

There is no pre-existing skills and knowledge requirements. However, prior skills and knowledge relating to project management is advantageous. Living Planit requires that you must:

  • be aged 18 years or over
  • hold a minimum of a Higher School Certificate (or equivalent)
  • complete the LLN test during the enrolment process
  • be able to commit to the course duration and time commitment

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Government Funding

This training is subsidised by the NSW Government. 

Are you:

  • 15 years old or over?
  • no longer at school?
  • living or working in NSW?
  • an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident, humanitarian visa holder or New Zealand citizen?

If you answered “Yes” to all four questions, then you’re eligible to enrol in a government-subsidised course with Living Planit.

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Assessment process might include some or all of the following:

  • Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) and/or Credit Transfer
  • Class activities and presentations
  • Underpinning Knowledge Questions (UKQs)
  • Performance Assessments (workplace or case study provided)
Recognition of Prior Learning / Credit Transfer

Work experience or formal qualifications you have might count towards your course if you have previously undertaken study at a recognised training organisation or have some relevant work experience you might gain credit towards specific units in a course shortening the time you need to study.

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  • BSB61218 Advanced Diploma of Program Management
  • Automatic Recognition of CPPP Certificate with Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM)*

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IT Requirements
Participant Handbook

We want to support you every moment of your time with us. Our friendly support team and trainers will help you with any enquiries you may have and support you achieveing your career goals. 

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I cannot speak highly enough of Madeleine’s project management knowledge and her skill in imparting her knowledge to her students.

Dianne G.

Many thanks for very practical and useful learning experience with Living Planit. I really appreciate having Madeleine as the trainer. She made it relevant to work place and very hands on.

Marina S.

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Living Planit is a proud member of AIPM and GAPPS, meaning our courses meet the standards of project management industry



As a registered Training organisation (RTO 40552), Living Planit provides nationally recognised part and full qualifications



As a NSW Smart and Skilled training provider, Living Planit provides government-funded training programs to individuals and corporations