The 10 Knowledge Areas of Project Management

Project Management skills are applicable in all industries and sectors, and attribute to the planning and delivery of all organisational strategy.  The Project Management Institute (PMI) have identified that they are 10 knowledge areas that forms the basis of project management education, comprising:

1. Scope management
2. Schedule management
3. Cost management
4. Resource management
5. Quality management

6. Communications management
7. Stakeholder management
8. Risk management
9. Procurement management
10. Integration management

Our programs are focused on these areas to develop your knowledge on the mechanics of project planning and execution.

Our face-to-face programs include:

1. 1-day Project Management Essentials (non-accredited);
2. 2-day Project Management Fundamentals (non-accredited);
3. 3-day Applied Project Management (leads to the Certificate IV in Project Management Practice); and
4. 5-day Manage Projects (leads to the Diploma of Project Management).

Qualifications in Project Management

The Business Education Institute offers two qualifications recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF):

Certificate IV in Project Management Practice

National Code BSB41515

There are 9 competency units:

BSBPMG409 Apply project scope-management techniques
BSBPMG410 Apply project time-management techniques
BSBPMG411 Apply project quality-management techniques
BSBPMG412 Apply project cost-management techniques
BSBPMG413 Apply project human resources management approaches
BSBPMG414 Apply project information management and communications management techniques
BSBPMG415 Apply project risk-management techniques
BSBPMG416 Apply project procurement procedures
BSBPMG418 Apply project stakeholder engagement techniques

Diploma of Project Management

National Code BSB51415

There are 12 competency units:

BSBPMG521 Manage project integration
BSBPMG511 Manage project scope
BSBPMG512 Manage project time
BSBPMG513 Manage project quality
BSBPMG514 Manage project cost
BSBPMG515 Manage project human resources
BSBPMG516 Manage project information & communication
BSBPMG517 Manage project risk
BSBPMG518 Manage project procurement
BSBPMG519 Manage project stakeholder engagement
BSBPMG520 Manage project governance
BSBPMG502 Ensure team effectiveness

Video Sample

Learn about the 10 knowledge areas of project management.

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