Lead, manage and deliver building and construction projects with confidence. 

With the Federal Government’s focus on construction and infrastructure spending, the demand for Construction Project Managers will easily outstrip the current supply. Master Builders delivers to you an industry exclusive Diploma of Project Management online qualification. If you have what it takes to be a Project Manager, you will gain the edge that you need to succeed in new career opportunities and higher-paying jobs in the building and construction industry. Read more.

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COURSE FEES

Are you eligible for fee-free training?

The NSW Government and Master Builders are committed to supporting the economic recovery of NSW from the COVID-19 Pandemic. For more information please scroll down to SKILLING FOR RECOVERY.

Fees for this qualification pathway are as follows:

NSW Government Smart and Skilled Subsidy Indicative Pricing

If you do not hold a previous qualification

$2,530

If you do hold a previous qualification

$2,850

Indicative Pricing without NSW Government Subsidy

Master Builders Member Rate

$3,500

Non-Member Rate

$3,850

Note: On enrolment, you will be invoiced for $1,500.00. This consists of a non-refundable administration fee.

For more information on fees and payments please scroll down to HOW MUCH WILL THE COURSE FEES COST ME?

Price

$1,500.00 Members $1,500.00 Non Members

Location

Enrol and Start Online this Month!


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WHAT IS A VIRTUAL CLASSROOM?

Instead of rushing from work to class, you now have time to go home, settle in, grab a snack, then simply login to learn. Virtual classrooms are just like a real class except from the comfort of your own home.

Be supported by our industry expert educators and our customer service team throughout your learning journey.

All you need is your laptop/tablet/computer, a quiet place, and speakers or headphones. Once you login to learn you'll be connected to educators and colleagues, as well as having access to our learning resources, videos and more!

HOW DOES THIS COURSE BENEFIT MY CAREER?

The BSB51415 Diploma of Project Management qualification is designed to enable potential Construction Project Managers and Project Builders to manage all aspects of construction projects including leading teams, scope and changes, human resources, planning, stakeholders, and more!

Project Managers are in high demand and have career opportunities in:

  • Residential building projects 
  • Commercial construction 
  • Fitouts, refurbishments and maintenance
  • Infrastructure projects
  • Property development projects
  • Landmark Government projects
  • Diverse and technical projects

Occupations may include:

  • Project Builder
  • Construction Project Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Construction Manager

The qualification has core units of competency requirements that cover common skills for the construction industry. To become a Project Manager it is recommended that you have employability skills such as:

  • Clear and strong communication
  • Able to solve complex project issues
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Conflict resolution skills
  • Planning and organising
  • Analytical Skills
  • Leadership
  • Attention to detail
  • Adopt new technology

IS THIS TRAINING FOR ME?

Suitable for anyone wanting to progress their career and working in all sectors of the building and construction industry:

  • You have a valid White Card (General Construction Induction Card)
  • You are currently working on active construction projects
  • Must be more than 18 months into your building and construction apprenticeship

Participants will require sufficient language, literacy and numeracy skills to be able to engage in the assessment. If you require assistance, please contact us to discuss the options available to you.

WHAT DO SOME OF OUR STUDENTS THINK?

Beau knows online learning!

Watch this video to find out about Diploma of Project Management student Beau's online learning experience.

HOW LONG IS THIS COURSE?

  • This program is designed to be completed within 12 months.
  • The suggested commitment to studying is 5-8 hours per week.

WHY SHOULD I CHOOSE MASTER BUILDERS?

Take your place in one of Australia’s largest industries and study with the Master Builders. As the leading education provider in the building and construction industry, why would you choose anyone else for your qualification. Within our building community, you will be supported by our industry expert educators and our customer service team throughout your learning journey.

WHAT WILL I LEARN?

Here is a brief overview of the subjects covered in the course:

  • WHS and Risk Management
  • Structural Applications
  • Project Cost Control
  • Tenders and Contractual Obligations
  • Quality Standards
  • Building Codes and Services
  • Planning
  • Processes and Personnel
  • Quality and Risk

Here is a list of the full units of competency in this course:

  CODE

UNITS OF COMPETENCY

CORE / ELECTIVE

  BSBPMG511

Manage project scope

Core

  BSBPMG512

Manage project time

Core

  BSBPMG513

Manage project quality

Core

  BSBPMG514

Manage project cost

Core

  BSBPMG515

Manage project human resources

Core

  BSBPMG516

Manage project information and communication

Core

  BSBPMG517

Manage project risk

Core

  BSBPMG521

Manage project integration

Core

  BSBWOR502

Lead and manage team effectiveness

Elective

  CPCCBC5003A

Supervise the planning of on-site-medium rise building or construction work

Elective

  CPCCBC5005A

Select and manage building and construction contractors

Elective

  CPCCBC5010B

Manage construction work

Elective

HOW MUCH WILL THE COURSE FEES COST ME?

This course may be subsidised by the NSW Government Smart and Skilled initiative. If you are eligible for the government subsidy, your student fee will be determined by the NSW Government. Smart and Skilled prices are subject to funding availability. A quote of applicable fees and funding will be provided prior to enrolment.

A general guide to fees for this qualification pathway is as follows:

NSW Government Smart and Skilled Subsidy Indicative Pricing

If you do not hold a previous qualification

$2,530

If you do hold a previous qualification

$2,850

Indicative Pricing without NSW Government Subsidy

Master Builders Member Rate

$3,500

Non-Member Rate

$3,850

Student fees may decrease if you are awarded Credit or Recognition of Prior Learning in any unit/s of competency and are no longer required to undertake classroom or distance-based training and assessment for these unit/s of competency.

Fees are invoiced under the following payment structure: 

Invoice Stage

Amount

Invoice Issued

Enrolment

$1,500 (this includes a $1,000 non-refundable administration fee)

On enrolment

Commencement

Up to $1,500 (not exceeding total course value)

When student submits PM Foundation Knowledge questions

Progression

Remaining value (not exceeding total course value)

When student has submitted assessments for PM Foundations and PM Planning

Please note, relevant fees must be paid in full prior to progressing from one stage to the next. All participant fees are GST exempt. 
Visit www.smartandskilled.nsw.gov.au to learn more about the Smart and Skilled program. 

According to the Standards for RTOs 2015, at no stage will Master Builders charge more than $1,500 in advance of services being provided.

SMART AND SKILLED

The Smart and Skilled program provides subsidies from the NSW Government to support your training. Master Builders has a contract with the NSW Government (Department of Education) to offer subsidised training and assessment programs under the government's Smart and Skilled program.
Eligibility and course availability criteria apply. To find out if you are eligible visit the Smart and Skilled NSW website. The Master Builders customer service team will also assist you with your enquiries.

SKILLING FOR RECOVERY

Are you eligible for fee-free training?

The NSW Government and Master Builders are committed to supporting the economic recovery of NSW from the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Under the Skilling for Recovery program, Training Services NSW is providing fee-free* training places with Master Builders if you meet ONE of the following criteria:

  • aged 16 to 24 years old OR
  • Unemployed OR
  • At risk of unemployment OR
  • Employed and don't hold a Certificate III or above qualification


Plus you must also meet all of the following Smart and Skilled criteria:

  • live or work in NSW
  • be an Australian Citizen, a permanent resident, a New Zealand citizen, or a humanitarian visa holder
  • have left school