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BSB80220 Graduate Diploma of Portfolio Management (CRICOS Code 109182F)

This Graduate Diploma qualification will give you the ‘on the ground’ knowledge to enhance your career and will cover the following main areas of property development:
• Site Acquisition and Structures
• Property Market Dynamics
• Project Investment Analysis
• Development Management
This qualification has been designed in partnership with Applied Property Development Institute (APDI) who delivers APDI CPD Accredited – Property Development Courses

Giving you the advantage of studying a program designed by the industry you wish to work in.

Units of Competency:

• BSBPMG810: Prioritise projects and programs
• BSBPMG811: Select and balance the portfolio
• BSBPMG812: Manage and review portfolio performance
• BSBPMG813: Govern the portfolio
• BSBPMG817: Manage portfolio risk
• BSBFIN801: Lead financial strategy development
• BSBLDR812: Develop and cultivate collaborative partnerships and relationships
• BSBPMG814: Lead the portfolio

Course Duration:

Classroom Based: 24 months (104 weeks)
• Can be fast tracked for those working in the property development and/or real estate industry OR who hold APDI Accreditation & Designation: AAPDI, MAPDI or FAPDI.

Course Fees:

Enrolment Fee: AUD $200
Material/LMS Fee: AUD $200
First Tuition Payment: AUD $800
20 x Monthly Payments: AUD $560
Total Cost: AUD $12,400

International Course Fees:

Please refer to GeSS Education International Price List

Start Dates:

Monthly Start Dates commencing 1st August 2022

Available Face-to-face ON CAMPUS for Domestic and International students OR Online

Entry Requirements:

• All students must be aged 18 or above and have satisfactorily completed Australian Year 12 or overseas equivalent school qualifications
• Have successfully completed a formal qualification at Diploma level or higher in Australia
International students must also meet CBC Institute’s standards for English Proficiency. To demonstrate possession of adequate English language proficiency, students must provide valid evidence of attainment of at least one of the followings:
• Academic IELTS (International English Language Testing System) overall band score: 5.5, but minimum 5.0 in individual bands (test results must be no more than 2 years old).
• TOEFL iBT (Test of English as a Foreign Language Internet-Based test) test score band: 46
• PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English) test score band: 42
• CAE (Cambridge English Advanced) test score band: 47
• OET (Occupational English Test) test score band: Pass
• TOEFL PBT (Test of English as a Foreign Language Paper-Based Test) test score band: 527
An overseas student who has studied in Australia for at least 12 months will be deemed to have required level of language proficiency provided the application is accompanied by proof that he/she has duly completed a Diploma or higher.

Possible Career Outcomes:

Property Developer

General Manager

Portfolio and Asset Manager

Construction and Project Manager

Your pathway to Property Development

APDI is a professional development organisation offering practical, case-based courses tailored specifically for the property development and real estate industry. Whether you’re an established professional looking to further your skills and career prospects, or a recent graduate seeking to gain a foothold in the property development industry, the Graduate Diploma of Portfolio Management, coupled with the APDI program curriculum, focuses on key topic areas such as development site acquisition, project investment analysis and development implementation. What’s more, the program is facilitated by industry professionals who share real world experience to equip you with the necessary skills to take a person’s career to the next level.
APDI, also works closely with the following industry associations:

KPMG; Plus Architecture; Charter Keck Cramer; MaxCap Group; Victoria State Government; Ethical Property; SEMZ; King & Wood Mallesons; ARGUS EstateMaster; THREE SIXTY; The Urban Developer; ProUrban; COBILD; PAYTON; HENRO HOMES; PGF Australia; BERKSHIRE GROUP; and Savills.


GeSS Education in affiliation with our key RTO partner:

This qualification will be delivered by GeSS Education on behalf of our partner RTO, CBC Institute (Provider code 0095), under a third-party arrangement. CBC Institute will issue your qualification upon successful completion of your course. Please see Terms & Conditions within Student Handbook for further details.


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