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Certificate IV in Project Management - Online (BSB41515)

Certificate IV in Project Management - Online (BSB41515)
Certificate IV in Project Management Practice (BSB41515) is a nationally accredited program which equips current and aspiring project managers with best practice skills and knowledge.  You will gain a working knowledge of project management principles and processes, and learn to apply tools, techniques, and methods which are crucial to a successful project.

This course was created by the Air Conditioning & Mechanical Contractors’ Association (RTO 5139) to share knowledge, support talent, and promote growth across the industry.

Qualification outcomes

Certificate IV in Project Management

Once you have completed all assessment requirements to a satisfactory level, you will be issued with a Certificate IV in Project Management Practice (BSB41515). If you do not complete the course, or if there are any units you are not yet deemed to be competent in, you will receive a Statement of Attainment for the units you completed.

Learning outcomes

This program is designed to provide you with a theoretical understanding of contract management and its practical implementation.

Your coursework will cover:

  • Assessment of the organisation context for projects
  • Application of project management principles to workplace initiatives
  • Application of project strategies  
  • Identification of suitable project structures and teams
  • Management of stakeholder relationships
  • Implementation of techniques to monitor, control, and report on project progress
  • Analytics of project outcomes
  • Identification of links between project outcomes and business benefits 

Eligibility requirements

This program is best suited to those who are new to project management, with 2 years of relevant experience.

This includes, but is not limited to:

  • Recently appointed project managers
  • Aspiring project managers
  • Business and technical professionals who require more in-depth knowledge of project management principles and practices 

Delivery and assessment

The program takes approximately 3 months to complete, supported by at least 4 hours of self-directed learning and workplace assessment each week. It is based on a blended learning approach, incorporating traditional face-to-face delivery, distance learning, and workshop sessions. 

Face-to-face delivery, which will involve group work activities and discussion, will take place at the AMCA headquarters located in Burwood, Victoria. Attendance is mandatory, as knowledge sharing is a key component of the program.

Students must complete a workplace project or task and submit a case study prior to commencing the course.

Structure and content

The program consists of 3 core units and 6 elective units, as outlined below.

Core Units

Code  Unit title
BSBPMG409       Apply project scope management techniques  
BSBPMG410  Apply project time management techniques 
BSBPMG411   Apply project quality management techniques 

Elective Units

Code  Unit title
BSBPMG412       Apply project cost management techniques 
BSBPMG414  Apply project information management and communication techniques
BSBPMG415  Apply project risk management techniques
BSBPMG416  Apply project procurement techniques
BSBPMG418  Apply project stakeholder engagement techniques 
BSBADM405  Organise meetings 

Training policies

To learn about our training polices, please refer to the AMCA Learner Handbook, which contains important information for leaners:.  

  • Student Code of Conduct
  • Student Support Services
  • Safety information
  • RTO Obligations
  • Compliance and Appeals
  • Qualifications and pathways
  • Assessment
  • Student Record Management

You can download the AMCA Learner Handbook from our website.

Cost and payment 

Course costs include course materials, morning tea, afternoon tea, and lunches. They exclude airfares and accommodation. Students requiring a replacement certificate will be charged an additional $25.  

All costs include GST.

Cost  Member       Non-Member       Additional information
Enrolment fee      $1,500  $1,500  Non-refundable deposit
Per unit cost  $167   $278   Includes units awarded based on recognition of prior learning
Total course cost       $3,000  $4,000  Based on completion of all nine units

Refund and cancellation policy

A full refund of the enrolment fee will be provided if the AMCA is notified in writing at least 10 working days prior to the course commencement date. Participant substitutes will be considered if they fit the course criteria, with notification to be provided in writing. We reserve the right to cancel, postpone, or reschedule the program due to insufficient registrations or other reasons beyond our control. In the event of a program cancellation, a full refund will be provided.

Course schedule

The Certificate IV in Project Management is offered annually.

Registrations close   30 March 2021
Course commences   19 April 2021 

How to apply

To apply, please email your expression of interest to the AMCA Training Department:


AMCA House 30 Cromwell Street BURWOOD, VIC 3125 AUSTRALIA


TicketRate TypeRates
RegistrationMember$ 3000.00
RegistrationNon Member$ 4000.00



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Terms and Conditions

Cancellation Policy

The AMCA reserve the right to cancel, postpone or reschedule events and training courses due to insufficient interest or other reasons beyond our control. In the instance that events or training courses are cancelled, a full refund will be given.

Refund Policy

A full refund will be given if the AMCA is notified in writing a minimum of 4 business days prior to the course commencement date. A 50% administration charge will be incurred if the AMCA is notified within 3 business days or less. No refund will be given if the AMCA is not notified of cancellation.