Qualification descriptor

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply specialised knowledge and skills, together with experience in program management across a range of enterprise and industry contexts.
They use cognitive and communication skills to identify, analyse and synthesise information from a variety of sources and transfer their knowledge to others, and creative or conceptual skills to express ideas and perspectives or respond to complex problems.


Prerequisite requirements

There are no prerequisite requirements for individual units of competency.

Course availability: Sydney CBD 
Length: 4 terms, (52 weeks incl. 16 weeks holidays)

Entry requirements

  • Applicants must provide evidence of successfully completed Year 12 or equivalent.
  • Students must be over 18 years of age at time of course commencement.
  • Students need an appropriate level of English to undertake this course (such as an English level of upper intermediate or IELTS 6.0). Please view the student enrolment requirements for more information.

Candidates may enter the qualification through a number of entry points demonstrating potential to undertake vocational education and training at the Advanced Diploma level, including:

  • BSB50820 – Diploma of Project Management; or
  • Two years equivalent full-time relevant workplace experience at a significant level within a project or program environment

This is a sample course only..

Unit CodeUnit NameCore/ElectiveHours
BSBPMG635Implement program governanceCore60
BSBSTR602Develop organisational strategiesElective40
BSBPMG630Enable program executionCore80
BSBPMG636Manage benefitsCore60
BSBHRM614Contribute to strategic workforce planningElective40
BSBPMG634Facilitate stakeholder engagementCore80
BSBSTR601Manage innovation and continuous improvementElective60
BSBPMG637Engage in collaborative alliancesElective40
BSBLDR601Lead and manage organisational changeElective80
BSBPMG632Manage program riskElective60
BSBLDR522Manage people performanceElective40
BSBCRT611Apply critical thinking for complex problem solvingElective80
After achieving the BSB60720 Advanced Diploma of Program Management, candidates may undertake a range of higher education courses.
There is no direct link between this qualification and licensing, legislative and/or regulatory requirements. However, where required, a unit of competency will specify relevant licensing, legislative and/or regulatory requirements that impact on the unit.
Further general information about studies and regulations can be found here.