Project Management Short Course

Fundamentals of Project Management

Tackle your projects head on and empower a Project Manager in your practice today. Are you identifying and managing projects effectively? Project Management Fundamentals is here to assist in elevating your Project Management skills to a new level.


  • Course Fees
  • Duration
    Up to 6 months
  • Delivery
    Individual students (online)

A short course can be a great way to improve your skills quickly and improve your prospects when applying for a new job or promotion!

Project Fundamentals are the foundation blocks for managers, supervisors and team leaders who are required to apply their skills and knowledge to meet project requirements, including scope, timelines and costs.

Learning the fundamentals of project management will enable you to understand the boundaries of your project, and effectively plan and manage your projects to achieve their targets and goals within their determined schedules.

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Graduate Outcomes

On successful completion of this short course you will have the skills and knowledge to:

  • conduct project authorisation activities
  • define project scope
  • manage project scope control procedures and processes
  • determine project schedules
  • implement project schedules
  • assess time management outcomes
  • determine project costs
  • monitor and control project costs
  • complete cost-management processes.

Future Job Outcomes

  • Project Manager
  • Team Leader
  • Strategic Planning Officer
  • Administration Manager
  • Asset Manager
  • Risk Assessment Officer.

Recommended Education

  • Year 12; OR
  • Certificate IV level qualification; OR
  • Language, literacy, and numeracy evaluation

Recommend Work Experience

  • Currently working as a Project Manager; OR
  • 3+ years of RELEVANT work experience.

Units of Competency

Students upon successful completion of these three units in this short course will receive a Statement of Attainment.

BSBPMG511 Manage project scope

Understanding how to lead and manage your project’s requirements will help you achieve the objectives set within your project’s scope. Learn the required skills and knowledge to determine and manage project scope which involves obtaining project authorisation, developing a scope management plan, and managing the application of project scope controls.

BSBPMG512 Manage project time

Managing project time correctly can result in increased effectiveness and productivity for your project. In this unit you will learn the skills and knowledge required to lead and time manage your projects, involving determining and implementing the project schedule, and assessing time management outcomes.

BSBPMG514 Manage project cost

Learn the skills to accurately managing project costs to predict in-coming expenses and reduce the chances of your project going over budget. Apply your learnt skills and knowledge to identify, analyse and refine project costs to produce a budget, and to use this budget as a principal mechanism to control project costs.

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We are one of Australia’s most progressive training organisations with the backing of Australia’s highest-rated online university – the University of New England. 

Our flexible courses will help you to develop the skills required by a rapidly evolving workplace.

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