Project Program Scheduling

Learn to Successfully Deliver Building Construction Projects on Time

Construction Operational Planning using Project Program Scheduling as applied to construction methods, we will see that planning & scheduling leads to savings and efficiencies that will eventually reduce costs and produce a more competitive building operation

About The Program

This module of study contains and specifies the outcomes required to manage and produce project program schedules for the developments of major projects.

It covers the facilitation, implementation and management of the project scheduling system in a building and construction organisation involved in residential and/or commercial building projects.

Course Program Outline

Program Code:

Program Title:              Project Program Scheduling



Face-to-Face: 16hrs (2 Sessions Approximately)
Self-Study: 16hrs (On-Line Learning included)
Total Hours: 32hrs

Mode Of Study

Course programs are offered as:

  • Face-to-Face
  • Self-Study (On-Line Learning – e-learning)
  • Work-Based

Times & Days


Thursday & Friday

Day:     9:30am to 3:30pm


Level 1 Suite 9B, 80 Keilor Road, Essendon North VIC 3041



Further information of Course Fees can found at link to Fees page or Fees Button

Please be advised that course fees are Fee-for-Service and is not Government Subsidised

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Program Commencement Dates

Intakes are in

Thu. 2 May 2019

Thu. 25 Jul. 2019

Thu. 28 Nov. 2019

Program Summary

This program is ideal for anyone wishing to learn the application of project programming, planning & scheduling for building construction jobs & projects using latest scheduling software.

The program covers the key stages and scope of works applicable to residential, industrial and commercial building projects.

CAS-BCM course program is a hands-on program using the latest software in learning project scheduling, planning & programming.

Program Aims

This unit of competency supports the needs of building professionals, Registered Building Practitioners, senior managers within building and construction firms and other construction industry personnel responsible in  preparing and managing project planning & scheduling for residential and commercial projects.

This course unit specifies the outcomes required to plan & schedule on-site activities, including the employment of physical and human resources and the development of documentation and advice for relevant authorities concerning residential and commercial projects.


The Project Program Scheduling Program with CAS-BCM is well suited to those in the building construction industry and new to the industry who want to develop knowledge, skills and competencies to enable them to undertake job & project roles in administering the building construction planning & scheduling responsibilities & obligations for building construction projects.


CAS-BCM’s Project Program Scheduling Program helps develop and establish competencies in:

  • Sequencing of Construction Operations for
    • Residential,
    • Industrial &
    • Commercial Projects
  • Analysis & Scheduling of Project Resources
  • Recording & Scheduling Project Tasks
  • Critical Path Analysis
  • Work Breakdown Structure
  • Project Costs
  • Project Reporting

Delivery of Program

How it will be delivered (mode; face to face, online, on-the-job)

  • Face to face, classroom based learning Theory Session: underpinning knowledge
  • Online Support: Student Portal through CAS-BCM’s Learner Management System (LMS) including email, resources, resea
  • Independent Study: Self-Paced Learning including e-learnin
  • Work-Based Project Assignment: Knowledge Areas & Unit Outcome

Assessment Process

All assessments will be conducted through the on-line learner portal through CAS-BCM’s Learner Management System.

Assessment is provided on-line through learner portal (LMS)

How and when assessments will be conducted

  • Individual Unit Element Activities will form part of the Face-to-Face Sessions and collected electronically on-line through learner portal
  • Project Assignment will be collected after every Independent Study periods; collected electronically on-line through learner portal
  • Work-Based Project Assignments will be due on after the completion of Unit of Competency
  • Skills Session outcomes will be due on after the completion of Unit of Study

Assessment processes and techniques are, as far as is practical, take into account the language, literacy and numeracy capacity of the learner in relation to the competency being assessed.

Recognition of Prior Learning – RPL

Participants can opt to undertake the program through an RPL Program (Recognition of Prior Learning), it is a form of assessment that recognises skills and knowledge gained through formal training conducted by industry or education, work experience or life experience.

Award Outcome

All learner participants who attend the full program will be issued a

‘Certificate of Attendance & Completion’

Prerequisites/Entry Requirements


It is recommended that Potential Learners:

  • Have Basic Language Proficiency in English
  • Have Basic Literally Proficiency in English
  • Have Basic Numeracy Skills
  • Have access to a computer hardware with internet access
  • Be able to operate computer programs as email, word processor and spread sheet applications at a basic level

Units of Competency

Element & Performance Criteria

The following unit of competencies are covered as part of the CAS-BCM’s Project Program Scheduling Program:

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