You usually need formal qualifications and 5 years of relevant experience to work as a Construction Project Manager. University and VET (Vocational Education and Training) are both common study pathways for Construction Project Managers.
Registration with the relevant state or territory board is needed to work as a Construction Project Manager.
Checks, licences and tickets
You may need:
- building licence
- construction induction card (white card)
Thinking about study or training?
Before starting a course, check it will provide you with the skills and qualifications you need.
- Search and compare thousands of higher education courses, and their entry requirements from different institutions across Australia at Course Seeker website.
- Compare undergraduate and postgraduate student experiences and outcomes on the QILT website.
- Compare Vocational Education and Training (VET) courses, providers and student outcomes on the My Skills website.
- You might be interested in Construction, Plumbing and Services VET training pathways on the AAPathways website.
Or check out related courses on Job Outlook.
Useful links and resources