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Advanced Diploma of Program Management


Take control of your career with this high-level course

The Lexis Advanced Diploma of Program Management will equip you with the advanced skills required to direct, plan and lead a range of program functions. You’ll also discover how to work effectively with stakeholders and establish and implement governance requirements to ensure effective program management. Our industry-experienced teachers will help you develop a deeper understanding of the nature of program management methodology, and provide you with the ability to adapt to different working environments.

Program management is a skill that enables you to operate at a higher level, as it incorporates so many of the key aspects of teamwork and leadership. Being able to effectively organise and carry out high-level projects and holding qualifications in this area can help you advance your career, to the point that many organisations consider project management to be CEO training.

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The ability to conceive a project and deliver outcomes is key to the success of business. The Advanced Diploma of Program management is designed to take the key skill sets delivered in Project Management qualification, and apply them at a management level for whole of company outcomes.

With application across all areas of business, this course produces in-demand graduates who are ready to supply real outcomes. Find out why so many employers consider Program Management to be the ‘new MBA’!

Learning Outcomes

1. Learn the skills and knowledge to become Program Director or Manager
2. Use initiative and judgement to direct, plan, and lead a range of program functions
3. Use cognitive and communication skills to analyse and synthesise information from a variety of sources
4. Effectively express ideas and perspectives or respond to complex problems

Intake dates

2024: 15 Jul, 14 Oct
2025: 13 Jan, 14 Apr, 14 Jul, 13 Oct
2026: 12 Jan, 13 Apr, 13 Jul, 12 Oct

Course Duration

12 units - 62-64 weeks

Campus Locations

  • Perth Scarborough Beach

Course Delivery

Timetable consists of 7 hours of Concepts (3 hours) and Hands-on (4 hours) + 8 hours of Academic support + 5 hours of online self-directed learning

Course Structure

  • Tuition: 50 weeks
  • Holiday: 12 weeks

Academic Calendar

Entry Requirements

  • Completion of BSB50820, BSB51415, equivalent version or 2 years of relevant full-time work experience.
  • Minimum IELTS overall score of 5.5 with a minimum 5.0 in writing or evidence of upper intermediate English level.
  • Access to a laptop or tablet for home and classroom use.

Tuition Fee

AUD $6,450
+ Admission Fee: AUD $250
+ Resource Fee: AUD $300

How can I pay?

1. Upfront payment via Credit Card, cheque or overseas bank account transfer
2. Payment instalments through Lexis payment plans

Payment Plan

- Onshore students
  • CoE Deposit: $800
  • Week 1: $1,000
  • Term payments: $1,300 x4 *
- Offshore students
  • CoE Deposit: $1,500
  • Term payments: $1,375 x4 *

* Due week 13 of each term

Package Specials

Combine Your Courses And Save*
  • Book 2 courses and get the 2nd course 10% off
  • Book 3 courses and get the 3rd course 15% off

*Deduction calculated on the final payment of final course

Course Content

The Advanced Diploma of Project Management is completed over 55 week period, and includes 10 units of competency, made up of 5 core units and 5 elective units. Participants will have the opportunity to further develop their skills in identifying, planning, developing, and managing tasks fundamental to the successful delivery of a project.

This qualification will also provide participants with the training needed to apply integrated technical and theoretical concepts in a broad range of skilled working situations.


Written Questions, Projects, Presentations & Case Studies.



4 Core Units

  • BSBPMG630 Enable program execution
  • BSBPMG634 Facilitate stakeholder engagement
  • BSBPMG635 Implement program governance
  • BSBPMG636 Manage benefits

8 Elective Units

  • BSBPMG632 Manage program risk
  • BSBPMG631 Manage program delivery
  • BSBPEF502 Develop and use emotional intelligence
  • BSBCRT611 Apply critical thinking for complex problem solving
  • PSPMGT006 Develop a business case
  • BSBLDR601 Lead and manage organisational change
  • BSBSTR601 Manage innovation and continuous improvement
  • BSBWHS521 Ensure a safe workplace for a work area

Career outcomes

Employment Prospects

  • Project Manager
  • Business Director

  • Program Manager
  • Program Director


Weekly Pay


Full-Time Share


Future Growth



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