Project Management Training Courses

Nationally recognised project management courses for individual or team growth

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Manage projects more effectively and take control of your life

“I recently had the privilege of taking a refresher course on Microsoft Outlook, and it was nothing short of transformative. It was a wake-up call for me, realizing that I had been using Outlook for years, yet there was so much more to learn and exploit.”

-Wayne Lear, Familia Wealth - 06/02/2024

“It changed my life really. I felt like I’d been baptized at the end- I really felt so much lighter and freer! I’m in control of my life, actually I can, I can work the way I want to work.”

-Carla, Department of Education

“Enjoyed the session and got a few great tips and better ideas on managing emails and tasks thanks so much.”

-Paula Coleman, Planning Manager, Medline - 17/01/2023

“Working with Priority Management as an organisation, [I’ve learned] that it’s not actually about the computer programs. It’s about the way in which you use those to work together.”

-Roslynd, Department of Education

“Went into the course thinking I would learn a few tips on using MO more efficiently, came out with a breakthrough on how I could be the high performer I want to be and still have a life.”

-Amarette Petersen, Territory Manager, Leica - 20/01/2023

“They’re always there to support you and they’ve even made the Most staunchly paper driven people challenge what they do and find a way to be paper light, if not paper gone.”

-Kathyrn, Whitley Corporation

“Outlook to me was just a repository for emails, but now it is transformed into a powerful automated planning tool. Thank you Mary! I also like how you consider typography when setting up the layout and solution.”

-Jianyang Sun, The University of Sydney - 28/06/2023

Such a great course. Thoroughly enjoyed the training and learned so many new things that I know will benefit both myself and the organisation.”

-Bev Clarke, Defence - 18/01/2023

“I had no idea of how much I didn’t know. This is a game changer for efficiency and organisation.”

-Melanie Baker, TMR - 13/12/2022

“The Australian Chamber Orchestra has engaged Priority for 15 years to conduct Outlook training, which is considered an important component of our induction process to assist with productivity. It’s always a pleasure to liaise with Priority Management. As a participant, I found the online workshop to be informative, educational, fun, and engaging.”

-Claire Diment, Australian Chamber Orchestra - 12/04/2023

“Thanks for putting on such amazing training sessions for our employees over the past 2 weeks, we have had incredible feedback about how valuable they found the Outlook training and how great a facilitator Dani is. One employee reached out saying it was the best training she has ever done, which is a testament to how good the content and facilitators are!”

-Sara Learmonth, L'Oréal - 11/05/23

“Mary was very knowledgeable on the material and able to answer any queries quickly and effectively, there are many strategies that I took from the training that will allow me to build on previous knowledge and be more effective working within Outlook.”

-Thomas Davies, The University of Sydney - 28/06/2023

“A HUGE thank you for the OneNote training that I completed. Having completed courses previously, I was expecting similar basic content and a struggle to say engaged. I was pleasantly surprised by Marys knowledge and ability to engage all attendees from beginners through to more advanced users, covering a range of skills, including more advanced use scenarios. I learnt a lot and have already applied many of the skills that I learnt.”

-Kathleen Donohue - 21/07/2023

"Mario is so engaging and charismatic. He’s professional, he manages to even bring the most challenging participants around."

-Julia RT Health Fund

"But also the programs were fabulous because they are really practical. It’s not just here’s how you use it. It’s really about how you embed it into your everyday work life which is what I like about it."

-Danielle, Elserver

"Thank you Mario & Jackie so much again for putting together such an insightful presentation. As I mentioned, the feedback so far has been really positive and a few people I have spoken to in the office today have already made some tweaks to their default settings. Mario's presentation skills were some of the best I’ve seen, and I was impressed with how you were able to navigate between screens despite the technical challenges. Thank you again and I really hope you have a lovely holiday!"

-Henry Drummond, The Law Society of NSW - 28/07/2023

Accredited project management training for individuals and organisations

Project management skills are crucial for every working team and every leader. Whether you want to learn new tools and methodologies to grow your skills, or are looking for a formalised project management qualification for your CV, our project management courses are the best in Australia.

Our Nationally Recognised Certificate and Diploma courses are endorsed by the Project Management Institute (PMI) and the Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM).

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What's Included

Priority Management Australia offers comprehensive project management courses that cover a wide range of skills. These courses are highly regarded and teach essential skills such as conflict resolution and report writing in various industry formats.

Our PM courses are designed to provide practical solutions for improving staff's project management skills. These courses are especially beneficial to organisations that already have a basic understanding of project management.

Our highly acclaimed project management courses cover an expansive range of skills.
You will learn how to:

  • Plan projects while working in a fast paced, high-volume environment
  • Improve the application of Microsoft Project to your own Project Management workload
  • Produce valuable reports, both in standard and customised formats
  • Monitor multiple projects through proven tracking and updating techniques

Project management is a part of almost every industry and is fast becoming a part of many management roles. So whether you are considering starting a new career path, trying to keep up with the demands of your current job, or hoping to upskill your team, our project management courses will give you all the skills and understanding to make your projects a success.

Some of the top industries that require project management skills include:

  • Construction
  • IT
  • Engineering
  • Healthcare services
  • Marketing
  • Manufacturing
  • Law
  • Education

Our courses are offered in both face-to-face and virtual formats. Our highly qualified trainers can travel to your business to train your team, or you can connect with us online if it's more convenient.

We offer in-person project management courses in most Australian cities, including:

  • Sydney
  • Brisbane
  • Melbourne
  • Adelaide
  • Darwin
  • Canberra
  • Newcastle
  • Tasmania

All our courses are taught by expert trainers who are experienced leaders in their industry. Not only will you have access to their wealth of knowledge and skills, but you'll also get a comprehensive learning guide and other helpful resources related to your specific course.

If you have questions after the course is finished, you'll still be able to contact us for help.

What is it?
Who are these courses for?
What to expect?
How will it help me?

What are Your Project Management Courses?

Project management is the art of leading a team to produce desired deliverables and results. It involves using tools, applications, methodologies, skills and experience to achieve predefined goals and targets. Key elements of project management include planning, leading, organising, controlling and monitoring.

A project manager is the person tasked with leading the project and is usually responsible for scheduling, budgets, task assignments and communication between key stakeholders. As a project manager, it's essential to have the proper skills and tools to organise and execute projects effectively.

Who are these Project Management Courses for?

Individuals: Gain the skills and insight to make your projects more successful and fast-track your career goals.

Businesses: Watch your team flourish as they learn new tools and methods to achieve more results; working smarter, faster and more productively.

Corporate: Learn to lead your business to greater success with the tools and knowledge you need to get everyone on track and working together.

Government: Save time and increase your work output, while reducing your stress with project management skills tailored to your specific industry.

What to expect from our project management courses

Each course is designed to teach key skills used by every project manager.

How long will it take to become a project manager?

Our course times vary, depending on the skills and tools you and your team need to learn. Our short courses run anywhere from one day to 3 days. Alternatively, our Nationally Accredited Project Management Courses can take up to two years, depending on recognition of prior learning as well as the pace which you choose to conduct your learning.

How will these courses benefit me or my business?

Our courses are proven to get results. Every course we run includes an ROI report so you can see your and your team's progress and the project management skills they have learned

You'll also get the Priority Management student experience with high-quality learning materials, easy-to-access expert trainers, hybrid learning options

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Customised Training To Excel In Your Industry

We're passionate about teaching skills and strategies that work for your business. Each course is tailored to meet your needs and objectives, so you can learn and easily adopt practical methods. Contact us today to learn more about how our experts can help you reach brand new heights.

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Flexible Delivery Styles to meet you where you are

Take advantage of our in-person or online training options

In House

Our industry-leading, expert team of trainers travel all over Australia to deliver high-quality, 1-day workshops in your workplace.
We tailor the resources and strategies to suit your goals and existing processes. Our presentations are dynamic, thought-provoking and engaging, tailored to your business and industry to get the best results.


Access high-quality time management training through several virtual sessions, typically taking 4 hours or less to complete. Schedule these sessions around your existing deadlines, meetings, and appointments.
We can even tailor our courses to match the needs of your remote team.

Skills and competencies of the program

Learn powerful Project Management tools and skills to become a leader in your industry

Microsoft Outlook

If your project workload is piling up and it's time to revise your processes, Microsoft Outlook will help you work smarter, not harder. Streamline planning, communication, tasks, and other professional commitments.

Microsoft Project

Working smart with Microsoft Project will allow you to manage the complexities of multiple projects efficiently and effectively. Allocate and share resources, resolve conflicts, produce reports of value, and accurately monitor multiple projects at once.

Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams is the ultimate tool for successful collaboration, communication, and planning. Work smarter with increased productivity, reduced work-related stress, and clear planning that incorporates every team member's strengths.

Project Planning

Give every single project a solid foundation with strong project planning skills and strategies. To ensure successful outcomes, you will learn how to develop a comprehensive objective statement, create budgets, and cash flow projections, perform risk analysis, and other critical skills.

Priority Planning

Manage your priorities with a high level of understanding and confidence. Learn to make effective choices when faced with increasing demands and responsibilities. Plus, discover a proven process to manage competing priorities.

Project Scheduling

OVERGantt is a breakthrough application that culminates all the manual diagram tools and scheduling methods into one easy-to-use tool. We are proud to be the first company in the world to deliver training for this game-changing project management tool.

Nationally recognised project management qualifications for career advancement

Certificate III in Project Administration

Learn skills to assist in managing and administrating projects. Achieve more, communicate better and actualise your goals.
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Certificate IV in Project Management Practice

A Certificate IV in Project Management Practice will equip you with numerous project management skills including project scoping, time management and scheduling
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Diploma of Project Management

Establish a career that involves professional project management. PM skills can be adapted to any industry (including design, construction, events, healthcare, education and law).
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Project Manager Career Path

10927NAT Certificate III in Project Administration

Learn the basics of project management and the tools and skills to be an effective team player or project administrator.

Who It's For
Career Paths

A Certificate III is the entry-level qualification for people looking to be involved in project management. This is a great starting place if you have yet to gain project experience and are just beginning with projects.

  • Assist in project scope creation, implementation management, schedule creation and time management.
  • Apply project quality control requirements
  • Contribute to the implementation of project communications
  • Administer project human resource requirements

  • Project Management Assistant
  • Project Administrator
  • Project Team Member
  • Project Support Member
  • Contract Manager

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Qualifications to become a project manager

BSB40920 Certificate IV in Project Management Practice

This Nationally Recognised project management course will give you the skills and ability to manage projects on a day-to-day basis, whether it's something you currently do or a career you desire to pursue.

Who It's For
Career Paths

This course is designed for anyone aiming to work in project management roles. Alternatively, you may have found your job has evolved to include elements of project management, and this course can upskill you and give you the tools to lead and manage your projects effectively.

  • Project management communication skills
  • Managing project scope, budget, quality and human resources
  • Development of plans, spreadsheets and planning documents
  • Time and quality management techniques

  • Project Manager
  • Assistant Project Manager
  • Project Team Leader
  • Project Administrator

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Project Manager Career Path

BSB50820 Diploma Of Project Management

If you plan to step into a management or leadership role, this qualification will prove to your future employers that you have the knowledge required to do the job.

Who It's For
Career Paths

This course is designed for anyone aiming to work in project leadership, management or administration roles. It can be applied to any industry, including (but not limited to) construction, education, healthcare, law, engineering, IT, marketing, manufacturing and finance.

  • Manage a project's scope, time, quality and cost
  • Coordinate human resources for project management
  • Communicate and handle project information
  • Conduct risk analysis and manage project risk
  • Lead and manage team effectiveness
  • Choose between a range of project management methodologies

  • Senior Project Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Project Scheduler
  • Project Coordinator

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Lead your team to success with industry-leading project management training

Achieve your goals, get more done and see your team thrive with our advanced project management short courses and qualifications.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Browse our frequently asked questions, or get in touch with one of our friendly training experts today!

What is the best course for project management?

The best project management course will completely depend on your situation. For example, are you an executive looking at upskilling your project leaders or team? Or are you an individual looking at developing your experience and qualifications for future job applications?

We offer a wide range of short courses, workshops and nationally accredited project management qualifications to offer a complete solution for whatever you are hoping to achieve. If you're unsure which project management course is for you, your team or your business, contact us today, and one of our training experts will help you find what you are looking for.

Is a Project Management Certification worth it?

According to the National Skills Commission, Project Management roles are in high demand all over Australia. In fact, the Project Management Institute released a study demonstrating that the need for project managers will grow by another 33% in the next 5 years.

The world is changing fast, and businesses need to continually grow, innovate and adapt. Skilled project managers are the leaders who can make change happen, come up with new ideas and implement them. As a result, the job prospects for project managers have never been better, making project management qualifications an appealing addition to your resume for any recruiter or employer.

Can I be a Project Manager with no experience?

The truth is, many people are finding themselves in jobs requiring project management skills that they've never been taught. The workplace is fast evolving to keep up with global change, and that has impacted many jobs, seeing many people thrown into project management roles with no experience or training.

If you find yourself in this predicament, you'll know that it is possible to be a project manager with no experience, but it isn't easy. The training and experience you'll get through our project management courses will give you the tools, skills, knowledge and understanding to tackle the project management elements of your job and make them a success. We will teach you methodologies and skills to make your team work better, help you achieve more, and do so by working smarter with less stress and time pressure.

Is Project Management hard?

Project management is a workplace skill that you need to invest in. Like learning anything, you'll have to study and involve yourself in learning the skills you need, but with the right trainers and materials, it doesn't have to be hard to learn.

Our trainers are highly experienced and have been teaching project management to businesses, companies and individuals all over the world for many years. We have developed courses that are engaging and full of high-quality materials to make your learning process enjoyable.

How long does it take to become a project manager?

Your career path to becoming a project manager can vary depending on your industry and its qualification requirements. Some industries don't require formal qualifications, though they may help secure you a position over another candidate. Other industries may encourage formal qualifications.

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