Qualification Overview

Qualification Title New Zealand Certificate in Project Management
Qualification Type Certificate
Level 4
Credits 60
Subject Area
  • Management and Commerce » Business and Management » Project Management
  • Business » Business Operations and Development » Project Management
Strategic Purpose Statement
The purpose of this qualification is to provide New Zealand business entities with people who can carry out a broad range of support roles as a project team member and take responsibility for some parts of a project(s).

This qualification will benefit New Zealand business entities by increasing project success through consistent application of project management skills.

Graduates of this qualification will be able to support the management of a project(s) under broad guidance in a bi- and multi-cultural environment.
Graduate profile
Graduates of this qualification will be able to:

- Technical knowledge and skills: Apply project management knowledge to support the initiation, planning, execution, monitoring and control, and closing of a project(s), Lead aspects of a project(s) under broad guidance, Select and use project management tools and techniques appropriate to the project management task.
- People skills: Collaborate and contribute to the achievement of objectives, Communicate information clearly to stakeholders.
Education pathways
Achievement of this qualification may lead to further study in:
- New Zealand Diploma in Business (with strands in Accounting; Administration and Technology; Leadership and Management, and Project Management) (Level 5) [Ref: 2459]
- relevant industry and/or academic certifications and/or qualifications.

This qualification may equip graduates towards achievement of Project Management Institute and other professional credentials.
Employment pathways
Graduates of this qualification will have the skills and knowledge to be employed in a variety of business entities in project support roles. Graduates will also be able to contribute to community groups in volunteer project roles.To find out more about employment opportunities click on the CareersNZ logo, then the provider who offers this qualification.
Entry Requirements
Academic Requirements: 40 credits NCEA Level 1, including 10 literacy credits and 10 numeracy credits English Requirements: IELTS 5.5 Academic (no lower than 5.0 in any subtest).
Education Organisation 9 Organisations can assist in gaining this qualification
Developed By New Zealand Qualifications Authority
Quality Assured By New Zealand Qualifications Authority
Number 2462
Status Current
Created 2015-01-29 12:24:24.0
Last Reviewed 2015-04-16 14:21:59.0
Next Review 2019-11-30 00:00:00.0
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