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.
A program is defined as a set of interrelated projects, each of which has a project manager. ‘Multiple projects’, or ‘a program of projects’, refers to a number of related projects managed by the same person as a program to achieve organisational objective/s.
It applies to individuals who are program managers, managing or directing a suite of projects (a program) to achieve organisational objectives.
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.
This course is delivered from Lonsdale Institute’s Melbourne and Sydney city campuses.
This course delivery is interactive and team based, it provides for and encourages effective introspection and practical application through activities, workshops and directed research.
The course is 12 months long, having 40 weeks’ delivery in 10 week blocks with 2 week breaks – with an end of year break of 6 weeks.
Delivery and assessment are face to face, classroom based with a variety of methodologies applied, including group workshops, presentations and research reports.
Have completed a Diploma of Project Management qualification.
Have completed two years’ equivalent full-time relevant workplace experience at a significant level within a project or program environment within an enterprise.
This qualification may lead to further studies at University level in Business and Program Management fields
COURSE CODE: BSB61218 CRICOS Code: 098974B
To attain the Advanced Diploma of Program Management, competency in the following 12 units must be achieved: