Project Management Training Courses in Melbourne

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Our Project Management Courses Are Available In Melbourne

Melbourne is known worldwide for its diversity, influence, and innovation. Priority Management is committed to delivering expert Project Management training to our local sectors, groups, businesses and individuals working within Victoria’s capital.

Our Melbourne-based project management courses will teach you how to communicate effectively, plan projects, and meet the demands of any role. Take pride in outstanding project completion and even higher-quality deliverables.

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“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

Empowering people to take back control of their lives & work

Over our 40+ years of operation, Priority Management has upheld a simple philosophy: results depend on focus. We don't like waste, and neither do our clients, so we are dedicated to freeing up our student's most precious resources -- time and energy.We work out what your expectations and goals look like together, and create a plan that sets you up for long-term success and well-being in the workplace. No matter your budget, your level of experience, or your industry, our services will transform your processes and projects for the better.

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What's Included

Developing powerful project management skills is vital for successful career and project outcomes. Priority Management's training is designed to cater to individuals and organisations across Melbourne, adapting to any and all industries with a range of study options and qualified experts. If you want to learn proven techniques and skills to further your professional development, or you're looking for accredited education to diversify your career opportunities, Priority Management has the expertise and support you need to make it happen.

Explore our 6 short course options, or undertake one of our nationally recognised certificate and diploma courses, which are endorsed by the Australian Institute of Project Management and the Project Management Institute.

Regardless of your chosen industry or role, project management skills will vastly expand your options and make you an undeniable asset to your employer. Our quality training is tailored to your specific needs and objectives, so you can effectively plan, budget, and communicate with other staff members.

Any and all industries can benefit from project management skills, such as:

  • Construction
  • Retail & E-Commerce
  • Healthcare
  • IT & Software Development
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing & Advertising
  • Government & Public Administration
  • Finance & Banking

Our Melbourne project management courses can be delivered virtually or face-to-face, either in your workplace or at an alternative location booked by Priority Management. Our experienced trainers are highly adaptable and ready to teach you powerful project management tools in the format that fits you best.

The project management short courses can be completed in face-to-face sessions and workshops. These typically range from a half-day session to 3 days of coursework, giving you full access to our expert trainers and resources.

If your personal or professional schedule is particularly full, or your job employs remote workers, our training can also be delivered entirely across multiple virtual sessions.

Priority Management has worked with a variety of businesses, students, and organisations in Victoria. Many Australia-wide and global businesses are based in Melbourne, and our project management training is designed to improve leadership, engagement, and efficiency across all teams and individuals.

Every project management course is taught by an experienced and certified instructor, all considered innovative leaders in their respective industries. You will have direct access to their wealth of knowledge and skills, a comprehensive learning guide, and several valuable resources related to your coursework.

Priority Management's Service Guarantee ensures that you -- and your team -- have lifetime support. If you have questions after the course is completed or need help, you can contact us for assistance.

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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?

Priority Management is a trusted source of professional education, certification, and effective management practices. We support all individuals and businesses in Melbourne; we primarily collaborate with corporate partners, but our scope extends to trades, government bodies, non-profit organisations, individual professionals, students, and other unique teams. We believe that every single organisation or individual in Melbourne can and will benefit from powerful project management courses and skills, regardless of their industry or work experience.

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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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

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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.

Online

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 in Melbourne

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 certifications

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.

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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
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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
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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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Frequently Asked Questions

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What are the benefits of taking a project management course?

A project management course, whether it's short or long-form and accredited, provides individuals and organisations with theoretical knowledge and practical experience without the need for a university degree or high entry requirements.

You will see an improvement in your professional skillset, from leadership capabilities to problem-solving, to budgeting and planning.

What does project management training include?

Priority Management's project management training covers a range of topics, skills, and techniques under the ``project management`` umbrella. If you opt for one of our short courses, you will meet with one of our expert tutors -- either in-person or online -- and participate in dynamic workshops that suit your specific experience and expectations.

Our longer courses with nationally recognised qualifications will feature a number of units, lectures, workshops, and other key coursework. There are multiple pathways to aid professionals across several careers and levels of experience; submit an enquiry with us for tailored advice and information on costs, programs, and more.

What do project managers do?

Project managers are responsible for planning, executing, and delivering completed projects, meeting deadlines and staying within budget. The project manager is the leader of the entire project and all tasks at hand; they manage the project scope, the team members, and all resources and funding.

They are also responsible for risk assessment, delivering updates on progress to both clients/stakeholders and team members, and providing feedback to their staff on how to improve in future projects.

It is a highly respected role that can be fulfilled across all industries and locations. Gaining work experience or targeted education is incredibly valuable for anyone's CV, and will undeniably expand your career opportunities.

Should I study project management at university?

For some, undergraduate courses related to leadership and project management will offer several options upon graduation, including internships and entry-level roles. For others, a short course or vocational education will provide the most benefits and opportunities post-completion. It all depends on your individual goals, budget, and accessibility to education.

Priority Management offers courses with nationally recognised qualifications to give you practical skills and insight into proven project management techniques and strategies. You can undertake this training individually, or we can partner with your workplace for added support and accessibility.

What industries need project managers?

You will find the need for project managers and leaders within every industry, from construction to media to public services.

Priority Management has worked with hundreds of clients across Australia, including property managers, health centres, and companies that plan events. We believe that every organisation, profession, and individual can improve their project management skills and learn to work smarter, not harder.

Why Join Us?

We have been 30 years in Business and with over 2.2 Million participants and a lifetime membership, we are super proud of Priority Management.

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