Applied Project Management

The Applied Project Management course is a broad and deep exploration of the ten project management knowledge areas and covers essential tools and techniques that address all of the project life cycle, including dealing with risks, issues and changes. This course runs in Geraldton on August 30 and September 1 and Bunbury on November 6-8.


3 Days



This three day course explains the Work Breakdown Structure (WBS), allowing project components to be identified and tracked.

Using case study, the course enables you to plan and create key project documentation to effectively manage and control projects.

By completing the Applied Management Project course, you will be able to examine the project management framework and develop project strategies that contribute to an effective project plan.

Who will benefit

People who have had some experience of projects, including managers, project team leaders, project managers or project team members.


  • Explaining the project management framework
  • The ten knowledge areas of project management
  • The five process groups of project management; initiating, planning, executing, monitoring, controlling and closing a project.

Learning Outcomes

Participants should be able to:

  • Assess the organisational context for the project and apply project management principles to workplace initiatives
  • Develop a project strategy which will lead to an effective overall project plan
  • Build a suitable project structure and team
  • Manage the relationships with all stakeholders
  • Develop techniques for monitoring, controlling and reporting project progress
  • Successfully deliver a completed project and evaluate project outcomes
  • Understand the link between project outcomes and business benefits.

This program is also delivered via a virtual classroom and is indicated by "Virtual" next to the date.


The content of this course provides participants with professional development support towards either the Certificate IV in Project Management Practice or the Diploma of Project Management.


What past course attendees say:

"The facilitator is very knowledgeable and provided the best practical examples. Highly recommend this course."
"The methodology and pace of the course was very good. "
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If you are asking questions about 'how to manage a project successfully, best ways to manage a project or what tools can I use for project management', this course is your answer. Aimed at those who are new to project management, this short course is ideal as it will introduce you to the ten project management knowledge areas and the project lifecycle.

This course extends the learning from the Applied Project Management program to dimensions of governance, cost control, variations and the performance of people on the project.

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