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Project Management

TAFE SA offers a number of different training options for students wishing to further their knowledge and skills in the theories of Project Management. We offer both short courses, full qualifications and certification in a number of different Project Management applications including PRINCE2, Microsoft Project and PMBOK. We also offer both online and face-to-face study options.

PRINCE2 (accredited and non-accredited)
Both Foundation and Practitioner courses offered. Highly utilised in government and large commercial industry, these courses will teach you to apply PRINCE2 to the running and managing of a project within a PRINCE2 environment.

Microsoft Project (non-accredited)
Learn to become a more effective project manager and save time. We offer courses in Project Management using Microsoft Project software. This software is used in a diverse and varied industries. In this course you will learn the skills to efficiently manage your project, including developing a project plan, allocating resources to tasks, tracking progress, managing your budget and much more.

Project Management Fundamentals (accredited and non-accredited)
This 2 day workshop will provide you with an understanding of the basic principles of Project Management. The workshop will cover both a theory overview of the PMBOK methodologies, as well as a practical overview on the use of Microsoft Project software program.

Certificate IV in Project Management Practice
This qualification will assist you to develop the skills and knowledge required to become an effective member of a project team. Via the PMBOK methodology, you will learn the fundamental concepts relating to successful project management such as setting timelines and schedules, project costing, quality control and communicating with key stakeholders.

Diploma of Project Management
This qualification gives in-depth coverage of project management knowledge areas of PMBOK. This course is targeted at participants who possess a sound theoretical knowledge base and use a range of specialised technical or managerial competencies to plan, carry out and evaluate their own work and/or the work of a team.

Project Management Courses

Award CoursesHelp…   National Code
Certificate IV in Project Management Practice BSB41515
Diploma of Project Management BSB51415
Apprenticeship CoursesHelp…   National Code
Certificate IV in Project Management Practice BSB41515
Short CoursesHelp… Duration
PRINCE2 Foundation + Exam 12 months Part Time
PRINCE2 Foundation and Practitioner + Exams + Manual 12 months Part Time
Project Management Fundamentals 2 days Part Time

Employment Opportunities

Employment opportunities in this area of study include the following:

• Communications liaison
• Contracts officer
• Estimator and scheduler
• Project administrator
• Project analyst
• Project assistant
• Project coordinator
• Project officer
• Project records officer
• Project support
• Project team member
• Quality officer
• Project manager (generic)
• Project manager (industry specific)
• Project leader
• Project team leader
• Project contract manager
• Project vendor manager


Project Management Studies enquiries
Email: Project Management
Phone: (08) 8207 8373

General TAFE SA enquiries
Email: Enquire online
Phone: 1800 882 661 (freecall)
TTY for deaf: 8226 4413

Project Management courses are available at many TAFE SA locations across South Australia. Visit the TAFE SA campus page to find a campus near you.