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Statement of Attainment Introduction to Project Management Practice [extract from BSB40920]

Overview

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Suitable for any industry or sector, this short course will prepare you to become more involved in workplace projects. You will gain the skills and knowledge to contribute to the planning of a project, including scope, quality, and time management.

Qualification:

Statement of Attainment - Introduction to Project Management Practice [extract from BSB40920]

Program No:

SA-BT24

Campus:

CIT Reid 

Duration:

1 semester part-time approx. 10 - 15 hours each week online learning with the addition of optional face-to-face workshops.
If you have extensive relevant work experience and/or other relevant qualifications, you may be able to seek skills recognition or fast-track through the learning requirements and complete your units in less time.

Cost Info:

The 2021 Semester 2 enrolment fees for this course are based on the costs per subject as indicated below. The total program cost may vary depending on the choice of elective subjects or if subjects are attempted more than once. Subject costs identified as Standard are partially subsidised by the ACT Government. Concessions may be available to eligible students.

Indicative Cost:

$264
JobTrainer - Free

Likely Job Outcome:

Entry into project management administration and practice support.

Application Type:

Standard; Job Trainer
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Additional Information

This course covers the administrative processes of scoping a project, administrating quality and scheduling requirements. It is recommended that entrants into this qualification have worked for at least 1-2 years in general administrative roles.

Project administration requires strong administrative skills, including use of Microsoft Office products; Communication skills such as listening, confirming instructions, oral communications; and Teamwork experience such as working collaboratively with other people. If you do not have at least basic/intermediate skills in using Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel please consider undertaking training to develop these skills prior to enrolment.

Skills Recognition

Entry Requirements

Open entry

To study any course at CIT (excluding degrees and non-accredited training) you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

Literacy Skills Information

We suggest that you will need Australian Core Skills Framework literacy levels of at least 3 across reading, writing, learning, oral communication and, depending on your program of study, numeracy skills to successfully complete this program. If you do not have this level, you can still enrol and seek support to improve your skills or you may prefer to begin with the lower level program. Please visit Foundation Skills.

Transition Information

Qualifications at CIT are regularly updated or replaced to meet current industry needs and maximise your employment opportunities. If this occurs while you are part way through a qualification, you may need to vary your learning to meet the new national requirements. CIT will aim to make this as smooth as possible for you.

Subject Cancellations/Changes

To ensure positive outcomes for all students, CIT may need to cancel or change classes at short notice. CIT will make every effort to inform students as soon as changes are made and will also make every effort to offer alternative arrangements for students to meet the requirements of the subject and complete their qualification. In an unfortunate instance when this cannot be met, you will receive a full refund. Please ensure you maintain current contact details via CIT Self Service or by contacting CIT Student Services at infoline@cit.edu.au.


Subject Information

Complete 3 subjects

Core: Complete all 3

  • BSBPMG420   Apply project scope management techniques
    • CIT Code: BUSN486
      Cost: Standard $88.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to contribute to the project's scope by assisting with identifying its objectives, deliverables, constraints, assumptions and outcomes. It also involves applying controls once the project has commenced and contribute to reviewing the suitability of those controls.The unit applies to individuals who support project managers and other team members to apply project scope management techniques.No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • BSBPMG421   Apply project time management techniques
    • CIT Code: BUSN487
      Cost: Standard $88.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to assist with project scheduling activities, apply and monitor the agreed project schedule, and evaluate the effectiveness of time management for the project.The unit applies to individuals who are project practitioners working in a project support role.No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.
      Prerequisites: Nil
  • BSBPMG422   Apply project quality management techniques
    • CIT Code: BUSN488
      Cost: Standard $88.00
      Description: This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to enhance project outcomes by contributing to quality planning, applying quality policies and procedures, and contributing to continuous improvement in projects.The unit applies to individuals who are project practitioners working in a project support role.No licensing, legislative, regulatory or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of endorsement.
      Prerequisites: Nil

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Advanced Diploma Leadership and Management BSB61015
Advanced Diploma Management (Human Resources) BSB60915
Diploma Human Resources Management BSB50618
Diploma Project Management BSB50820
Diploma Leadership and Management BSB51918
Certificate IV Project Management Practice BSB40920
Certificate IV Human Resources BSB41015
Certificate IV Leadership and Management BSB42015

More Information

For more information about this course please contact CIT Student Services on (02) 6207 3188 or email infoline@cit.edu.au