Advance Diploma of Program Management

SELC’s BSB61218 Advanced Diploma of Program Management is suitable for individuals who apply a variety of knowledge and skills, together with experience in project management across a range of enterprise and industry contexts.

SELC’s BSB61218 Advanced Diploma of Program Management explores a program defined as a set of interrelated projects, each of which must have a project manager. Managers at this level must use their initiative and judgement to direct, plan and lead a range of program functions. They are accountable for personal and team outcomes with broad parameters.

Career Opportunities

BSB61218 Advanced Diploma of Program management allows access to a variety of Job roles and titles may vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • Contracts Officer
  • Project Administrator
  • Project Manager
  • Program Manager

Qualification Structure and Course Content

This course allows students to practice applying abroad range of management skills which will allow them to feel confident in the workplace. It covers a variety of workplace practices including collaborating with others, implementing change and leading others.

Module A:Manage the program

SubjectUnit of Competency
BSBPMG610 Enable program execution (core unit)
BSBMGT510Plan and manage the flexible workforce
BSBPMG616Manage program risk

Module B:Engage and lead the program

SubjectUnit of Competency
BSBPMG621Facilitate stakeholder engagement (core unit)
BSBPMG624Engage in collaborative alliances
BSBPMG617Provide leadership for the program

Module C:Program governance and change

SubjectUnit of Competency
BSBPMG622Implement program governance (core unit)
BSBINN601Lead and manage organisational change
ICTICT602Develop contracts and manage contracted performance

Module D:Develop the program

SubjectUnit of Competency
BSBPMG623Manage benefits (core unit)
BSBFIM601Manage finances
PSPMGT006Develop a business case

Sample Timetable

International students undertake 15 hours face-to-face + 5 hours online study per week.
SELC vet courses sample timetable

Terms and Breaks

SELC Business and Management courses are delivered over 9 week terms, with 3 week breaks and with intakes 4 times a year.*

SELC Advanced Diploma of Program Management calendar
* Please note the Christmas/New Year break is 7 weeks.

Delivery and Assessment

All vocational courses are assessed through a combination of assessment types that may include written assignments, case studies, reports, group tasks, portfolios and/or presentations. Students must successfully pass all units to complete the qualification.

All course materials and workbooks are available for free download from SELC’s e-learning platform, or for optional purchase at $10 per unit for hard copy. Assessment workbooks are provided inclusive of course fees.

Exit point/Award

Nationally_Recognised_TrainingBSB61218 Advanced Diploma of Program Management (AQF – Level 6) is a nationally recognised qualification under the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF).

Course Entry

Successful completion of Australian Year 12 or international equivalent.

English Level
IELTS proficiency level of 5.5 or above (minimum of 5 in writing) or equivalent.