National Code: BSB40920
Nationally Recognised Training: Yes
Government funding: Yes Smart and Skilled
Project management practice is integral to the successful planning of businesses large and small. The BSB40920 Certificate IV in Project Management Practice is designed for individuals, managers, supervisors and team members working on projects. To get qualified and enhance your job opportunities, the BSB40920 Certificate IV in Project Management Practice is the perfect practical qualification.
This qualification is suitable for autonomous individuals who identify and apply project management skills and knowledge in a wide variety of contexts. Job titles for these roles may include contracts officers, project administrators, quality officers and small business operators.
Individuals in these roles might be members of a project team, with no direct responsibility for overall project outcomes. Primarily, these roles would support wider project operations. They may use project tools and methodologies selectively to support organisational or business activities.
What kind of careers and work could I do?
As an entry-level project management qualification, the Certificate IV qualification reflects the roles of workers who participate in project work. Possible job titles and roles relevant to the BSB40920 Certificate IV in Project Management Practice include a wide variety of contexts and may include workers, team members, managers and supervisors:
- Project Officer
- Contract Officers
- Project Administrator
- Project team member
- Team Leaders
- Logistics / Transport / Mining / Defence and Health projects
What are the entry requirements?
There are no entry requirements for this qualification, this course is an entry-level project management practice qualification.
Where can I study, what locations are available?
Kiama, Illawarra – National Headquarters
Level 1, 47 Manning Street, Kiama, NSW 2533
You chose the way you want to study.
Flexible delivery is a combination of face-to-face, online and/or self-study.
How is the course delivered?
This course is delivered face-to-face in a classroom setting, or flexibly which includes a mixture of face-to-face training, self-study and/or online delivery with trainer support by email or telephone. One-to-one training is also available.
What units am I required to complete?
You need to complete 9 units for this BSB40920 Certificate IV in Project Management Practice qualification, all learning materials and a USB are included in the price. The three core units of the course are:
- BSBPMG420 Apply project scope management techniques
- BSBPMG421 Apply project time management techniques
- BSBPMG422 Apply project quality management techniques
The remaining six electives are chosen on your work roles, job requirements and interest in project management, common electives include:
- BSBPMG423 Apply project cost management techniques
- BSBPMG424 Apply project human resources management approaches
- BSBPMG427 Apply project procurement procedures
- BSBLDR413 Lead effective workplace relationships
- BSBPEF402 Develop personal work priorities
- BSBWHS411 Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs
Smart and Skilled
This course is a government subsidised. If you are an Australian or New Zealand citizen or Permanent Resident, live or work in NSW, are over 15 and no longer at school, you may be eligible under Smart and Skilled, meaning the course is subsidised by the NSW Government, visit our page here.
How much is the course?
This BSB40920 Certificate IV in Project Management Practice qualification is available under the NSW Government’s Smart and Skilled funding. Prices depend on whether it is your first or subsequent qualification or if you are eligible for a concession fee or exemption. The fees are:
$0 Fee Exemption *
$240 Concession, for eligible Centrelink recipients
$1,580 First qualification
$1,850 Second qualification
$4,840 Fee for service (non-subsidised)
* You may be eligible for an exemption, which means that you do not have to pay anything for the course if you are an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander, or if you have a disability, health, chronic medical or mental health condition. Contact our office 1300 653 501 for more information or complete the Smart and Skilled Questionnaire below to see if you qualify.
How interactive and practical is the course?
At NTM this course is practical, interactive and with sufficient time to complete all your assessments. This course includes interesting readings and practical assessment work to be completed at home or at work. There will also be written assessments, projects and case studies related to project management activities.
Pathways to further study
After successfully completing the BSB40920 Certificate IV in Project Management Practice you may enter:
Licensing and regulatory information
There are no licencing or regulatory requirements for this course.
I would like to discuss the course before I enrol
Please call our learning consultants on 1300 653 501 to discuss the course. At NTM we are committed to enhancing your learning potential by providing a range of services. If you would like to speak to a qualified Career Development Practitioner before enrolling or to discuss Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) about your previous qualifications or workplace training experience just contact our office.
To support your learning journey we have a range of support services available including: Career Development, Counselling, Disability and Adult Basic Education services. As an NTM student, these support services are available at no extra cost.
Unique Student Identifier (USI)
From 1 January 2015, anyone enrolling into a TAFE or Registered Training Organisation needs a Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you do not have a USI or have lost it, get it quick and free at www.usi.gov.au A USI gives you access to an online account and will contain all your nationally recognised training and results from 1 January 2015 onward.
Step 1: Find out your eligibility for government funding by completing the SS form: Smart and Skilled Questionnaire v5.5
Step 2: Complete the enrolment form: NTM Enrol Form 2022
Step 3: Send the Questionnaire and Enrolment form to NTM, via e-mail, fax or drop in for a concierge service at our Illawarra office: National Training Masters, Level 1, 47 Manning St, Kiama, NSW 2533 or
For any assistance call 1300 653 501, you can also enrol over the phone.