Course detail

National code
Nationally recognised – meets AQF standards
Study mode
Study load
(eg 8hrs a week/1 unit p/mth)
Up to 12 months
Start date
Enrol anytime
Payment options
– weekly, fortnightly or monthly payment plan
– upfront payment
– credit card, bank deposit, cheque, UnionPay.

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This course is approved by Centrelink for Austudy, Abstudy, Youth Allowance and Pensioner Education Supplement.


This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply project management skills and knowledge. They may manage projects in a variety of contexts, across a number of industry sectors. They have project leadership and management roles and are responsible for achieving project objectives. They possess a sound theoretical knowledge base and use a range of specialised, technical and managerial competencies to initiate, plan, execute and evaluate their own work and/or the work of others.

Endorsed by

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What will be my job title when I finish?

After successfully completing the Diploma of Project Management, you will have a Qualification suitable to work in any industry as a:

  • Project Leader
  • Project Management Facilitator
  • Project/Program Administrator
  • Project contract manager
  • Project Team Leader
  • Project Manager
  • Project Vendor manager

What is the course structure?

The Diploma of Project Management includes 12 units.

8 core and 4 elective

Please refer to the table below for the units of competency and learning outcomes for the BSB51415 Diploma of Project Management.

Units of competency

BSBPMG511 Manage Project Scope *
BSBPMG512 Manage Project Time *
BSBPMG513 Manage Project Quality *
BSBPMG514 Manage Project Costs *
BSBPMG515 Manage Project Human Resources *
BSBPMG516 Manage Project Information and Communication *
BSBPMG517 Manage Project Risk *
BSBPMG521 Manage Project Integration *
BSBPMG518 Manage Project Procurement**
BSBPMG519 Manage project Stakeholder Engagement**
BSBPMG520 Manage project governance**
BSBMGT516 Facilitate continuous improvement

*Core units
**Students interested in pursuing the AIPM endorsed qualification are required to complete units BSBPMG519A and BSBPMG520A units as two (2) of your four (4) electives. Alternative units can be selected, please contact us to discuss.
For more information on the unit descriptions please contact one of our team.

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*Learning Guarantee

You will be successful in obtaining your qualification in the TWELVE (12) month timeframe or we will offer you a free THREE (3) month extension in which to complete your qualification. You must be deemed to be on track for completion in order to receive free THREE (3) month extension.

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Online self-paced

Our courses are delivered online and are self-paced, allowing completion of your course in the comfort of your own home or office, giving you the convenience and flexibility to study when you wish. You will have access to all the user friendly learning resources you need to complete your course.

You will have a timeframe of TWELVE (12) months to complete your qualification from the date you enrol. When you enrol into your course with LMIT, your log on details and access to your course materials and assessment will be sent to you almost straight away, allowing you to begin your course.

Recognition Assessment

If you already have the skills and knowledge required for all or part of the Diploma of Project Management, you will be able to use our Recognition Assessment process. Let us know if you would like some additional information on this and we can organise for one of our trainers to give you a call!

Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM) course endorsement

If I enrol into the Diploma of Project Management, what benefits will I receive if the course is endorsed by AIPM?

Being an endorsed course provider by the AIPM means you can become a Student Member of AIPM for the duration of your course and once you complete your Project Management course with us, you qualify to become an Associate Member of AIPM where you will automatically gain the Certified Practising Project Practitioner (CPPP) certification. Visit the AIPM website for full details.

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