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BSB60720 Advanced Diploma of Program Management

SKU BSB60720 Category

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply specialised knowledge and skills, together with experience in program management across a range of enterprise and industry contexts. The job roles that relate to this qualification include Program Manager.
Individuals in these roles are responsible for managing or directing a program to achieve organisational objectives. A program is defined as a set of interrelated projects, each of which has a project manager. Individuals at this level use initiative and judgement to direct, plan, and lead a range of program functions, with accountability for personal and team outcomes within broad parameters. They use cognitive and communication skills to identify, analyse and synthesise information from a variety of sources and transfer their knowledge to others, and creative or conceptual skills to express ideas and perspectives or respond to complex problems.

  • Course Name: Advanced Diploma of Program Management
  • Course Code: BSB60720
  • Course Completion Time: 1 month
  • Units Studied: 12 (4 core units plus 8 elective units)
  • Nationally Recognised Training: Yes
  • Are There Assessments For This Course: : This course is assessed through a review of the RPL evidence you supply
  • Assessment Due Dates: No, submit your RPL evidence at your own pace
  • RPL available: Yes, absolutely! This is an RPL only course

Total number of units = 12

(4 core units plus 8 elective units)

Core Units:

  • BSBPMG630 Enable program execution
  • BSBPMG634 Facilitate stakeholder engagement
  • BSBPMG635 Implement program governance
  • BSBPMG636 Manage benefits

Elective Units:

  • BSBAUD601 Establish and manage compliance management systems
  • BSBPEF502 Develop and use emotional intelligence
  • BSBINS601 Manage knowledge and information
  • BSBLDR601 Lead and manage organisational change
  • BSBPMG631 Manage program delivery
  • BSBPMG632 Manage program risk
  • BSBPMG633 Provide leadership for the program
  • BSBSTR601 Manage innovation and continuous improvement

The elective unit options listed represent the OPEC College approved elective unit options offered. This is a reduced list from the qualification packaging rules specified electives list. If you would like an elective unit that is not included in this list, please speak to your Trainer/Assessor.

If you are Studying

This course is assessed using a diverse range of assessment strategies to ensure we cover the assessment conditions for each unit of study and provide our students with interesting and flexible assessment experiences.

All assessments are completed in your own time and submitted online, with no assessment due dates. This modern and flexible approach is designed to reduce the uncomfortable pressure and unnecessary stress that traditional assessment testing is so famous for. Marking feedback is provided online usually within 1 week of submission.

Many assessments will include researching, reading and analysing information on your computer, laptop or tablet (Internet required), however each unit of study provides assessment instructions and benchmarks you can easily follow to successfully complete each assessment task.

By Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

If you believe you already have the knowledge and skills to achieve this qualification we encourage you to apply for Recognition of Prior Learning.

    RPL is a simple process with OPEC College and works like this

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Entry to this qualification is limited to those who:
Have completed one of the following qualifications: BSB50820 Diploma of Project Management; or BSB51415 Diploma of Project Management (or a superseded equivalent version).
or
Have completed two years equivalent full-time relevant workplace experience at a significant level within a project or program environment within an enterprise.

Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • Project Management Office Executive
  • Program Manager
  • Chief Project Manager
  • Capture Manager
  • Senior Project Manager
  • Full RPL achieved – $1895
  • Partial RPL – Negotiable up to a max of $
  • Full Training – $
  • By study $

Fees are broken down to an enrolment fee of $500 and the balance either on completion or spaced evenly across the program to suit your financial needs.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is available on all OPEC College qualifications. Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) can provide you with nationally recognised qualifications through converting your existing skills, knowledge and experience, gained through prior work or study, into formal competencies.
RPL means you can gain qualifications simply through providing evidence of relevant knowledge and skills you have gained through previous work.
This means you don’t have to waste time studying what you already know.
You will be asked to provide evidence to support your application and the OPEC College RPL team will assist you through the RPL assessment process. Apply for RPL below to commence the process.

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