TCF North West – BSB40920 Certificate IV in Project Management Practice

Why should I take this course?

Project management is a powerful tool for addressing the complex needs of today’s organisations.

Unlike narrowly focused fields – such as HR, marketing, finance or IT – project management brings together an array of skill sets spanning creative and critical thinking, leadership, risk, change and stakeholder management.

Simply put, project management provides a structured yet flexible framework for tackling a diverse range of initiatives faster, better and in a cost-efficient manner.

That is why project management is the most in-demand occupation in the world today.

What will I learn?

The Institute of Project Management’s BSB40920 Certificate IV in Project Management Practice will be delivered over a series of workshops for capped cohorts of up to 20 candidates.

Our expert facilitators leverage your latent project experience, connecting a common frame of reference, common purpose and common-sense approach to the cohesive delivery and oversight of professional and personal projects.

Over the course of the program, dedicated project teams progress through a range of practical activities in the delivery of a fully simulated project.

What should I bring to class?

A laptop – once enrolled, you will be able to access the digital resources that support the day’s learning; alternately, you can download and print the paper versions if you are more comfortable working with the old-school tools of the trade.

Is there homework?

The workshops are self-contained in that you complete assessment activities in class with no on-going homework requirements.

That said, to graduate the BSB40920 Certificate IV in Project Management Practice you are required to identify a project you have recently made a significant contribution to and critically reflect upon its performance.

This capstone report is completed using the template provided and undertaken at the completion of the workshop series with full mentor support.

Where will it take me?

The BSB40920 Certificate IV in Project Management Practice is a prerequisite for candidates considering the BSB50820 Diploma of Project Management.

We discuss in the workshop series how candidates can use the Cert IV to significantly fast-track completion of the Diploma.

Your facilitator

Like all our Certified Project Trainers, Dr Rose Kling CPD and Peter Annis-Brown CPD are:

  • proven industry experts with a minimum of 10 years’ practical experience in leading complex projects, programs and portfolios of work
  • inspiring communicators
  • creative and critical thinkers, and
  • a trained educators, facilitators and mentors.

Importantly, they are not professional lecturers who have only learned project management from textbooks and classrooms.

Both Rose and Peter superimpose a wealth of project skills and experience from all stakeholder perspectives that bring project management to life for learners.

In doing so, they look beyond the curriculum to add value to students and their employers.


  • UTAS - Governance in community
    Monday, October 3 at 9:00am (GMT+10:00) Hobart
  • Project frameworks
    Tuesday, October 4 at 9:00am (GMT+10:00) Hobart
  • Project stakeholders
    Tuesday, October 4 at 12:00pm (GMT+10:00) Hobart
  • UTAS - Design thinking approaches
    Wednesday, October 5 at 9:00am (GMT+10:00) Hobart
  • Choosing the right project
    Tuesday, November 1 at 9:00am (GMT+10:00) Hobart
  • Project communication
    Tuesday, November 1 at 12:00pm (GMT+10:00) Hobart
  • Requirements analysis
    Wednesday, November 2 at 9:00am (GMT+10:00) Hobart
  • Procurement
    Wednesday, November 2 at 12:00pm (GMT+10:00) Hobart
  • UTAS - Supporting change
    Thursday, December 1 at 9:00am (GMT+10:00) Hobart
  • Managing project risk
    Friday, December 2 at 9:00am (GMT+10:00) Hobart
  • Agile project management
    Friday, December 2 at 12:00pm (GMT+10:00) Hobart
  • Managing project teams
    Tuesday, January 17 at 9:00am (GMT+10:00) Hobart
  • Leading successful projects
    Tuesday, January 17 at 12:00pm (GMT+10:00) Hobart
  • Managing project change
    Wednesday, January 18 at 9:00am (GMT+10:00) Hobart
  • Closing projects
    Wednesday, January 18 at 12:00pm (GMT+10:00) Hobart
  • Project initation
    Thursday, February 16 at 9:00am (GMT+10:00) Hobart
  • Project planning
    Friday, February 17 at 9:00am (GMT+10:00) Hobart
  • Project delivery
    Wednesday, March 15 at 9:00am (GMT+10:00) Hobart
  • Project delivery (continued)
    Thursday, March 16 at 9:00am (GMT+10:00) Hobart
  • UTAS - Understanding place and defining impact – stories, data, and knowledge
    Tuesday, April 18 at 9:00am (GMT+10:00) Hobart
  • Project close
    Wednesday, April 19 at 9:00am (GMT+10:00) Hobart
  • Project close (continued)
    Thursday, April 20 at 9:00am (GMT+10:00) Hobart
  • Graduation
    Wednesday, May 31 at 9:00am (GMT+10:00) Hobart


Oct 03, 2022 - May 31, 2023


AU Eastern Time
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
UTAS Cradle Coast Campus (Burnie)


UTAS Cradle Coast Campus (Burnie)
University of Tasmania - Cradle Coast campus, Bass Highway, Burnie TAS, Australia

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