BSB40920- Certificate IV in Project Management Practice

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply project management skills and knowledge in a wide variety of contexts. The job roles that relate to this qualification may include Contracts Officer, Project Administrator and Quality Officer.
Individuals in these roles work autonomously, and 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.





From $3,100


1-18 months

Funding Available

IPS Payment Plans
Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ)

Industry Jobs

Project administrator, Project coordinator, Contract officer, Quality officers, Project analyst, Small business owner.

Earning Potential


Certificate IV in Project Management Practice

IPS Institute’s Certificate IV in Project Management Practice you will gain a firm grasp of the principles of project management, this practical qualification will boost your confidence and help you become a vital part of any project team.

Become more involved in workplace projects by learning how to apply a recognised project management methodology. This qualification is great for members of project teams with no direct responsibility for overall project outcomes or small business operators.

Suitable for any industry or sector, this course will help you to develop your skills in applying project scope procedures, time management, quality control, costings and human resource management.

Course Information


Individuals undertaking this qualification as a self-paced learning may take 1-18 months.

Individuals undertaking this qualification as a traineeship may take 6-27 months.

Delivery Method 

Online (Some tasks may require practical application and evidence)

Recognition of prior learning (RPL)

RPL available (partial and full)

Entry Requirements

Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) level 3

Packaging Rules

Total number of units = 9

(Units are selected to best suit specializations and accommodate deliverables. If tailored units are required please visit and contact us today). 

3 core units, plus

6 elective units

Units of Competency

Core units:

BSBPMG420 Apply project scope management techniques

BSBPMG421 Apply project time management techniques

BSBPMG422 Apply project quality management techniques

Elective units:

BSBPMG423 Apply project cost management techniques

BSBPMG425 Apply project information management and communications techniques

BSBPMG427 Apply project procurement procedures

BSBPMG426 Apply project risk management techniques

BSBPEF402 Develop personal work priorities

BSBSUS411 Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices


Funding Available

IPS Payment Plans (Monthly Plans, Upfront Costs, Quarterly Fees) 

Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ)


More Information

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.


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