PSP50116 Diploma of Government

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Course description

A Diploma of Government PSP50116 is perfect for students seeking supervisory roles in the Australian public service or local government. Students gain skills in leadership, maintaining compliance in the public sector, project management, and applying government processes.

The Diploma of Government PSP50116 is a nationally recognised training qualification and part of the official Public Sector Training Package.

Nationally recognised

Average duration

18 months

Online or Distance

On-campus or Workplace

Suitable For

This course is ideal for people who have the following knowledge, skills or abilities:

Administration and Management

Planning and coordination of people and resources.

Complex Problem Solving

Identifying a problem and finding the best solution to solve it.

Critical Thinking

Evaluating the benefits and costs of different solutions for a problem.

Judgment and Decision Making

Evaluating the benefits and costs of different options and choosing the best one.

Outcomes

This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Local Government Officer$1,350 weekly pay
Local Government Project Manager$1,350 weekly pay

Government funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the PSP50116 Diploma of Government. The type of funding you receive depends on the state that you live in.

There are eligibility requirements for each type of funding. Enquire with a course provider to check your eligibility.

Payment options

Interest free payment plan
Most course providers offer flexible payment options for the PSP50116 Diploma of Government such as weekly, bi-monthly, or monthly interest-free payments for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront. Enquire with a course provider to find out more.

Benefits of nationally recognised training

This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

Recognition of Prior Learning
RTOs are also able to offer Recognition of Prior Learning for work experience or formal qualifications you may have undertaken to shorten the time you have to study. Ask a course provider for more details during the enrolment process.

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