Professional Development in Contract Management for Public Private Partnerships

Area of Study Type of Course Level of Study
Business Administration Non-Award Professional Development
Course Contract Management for Public Private Partnerships
Partner Faculty Melbourne School of Engineering

The Victorian Department of Treasury and Finance
Background To provide contract directors and their team members with an understanding of the commercial and legal dimensions of contract management for Public Private Partnership projects.
CourseDescription This program has been designed to include a high proportion of content illustrating commercial issues, with a significant reliance on hypothetical case studies. The program draws upon the National Public Private Partnership policy framework and guidelines and builds off the specific contract management material developed in Victoria.
Delivery Mode 5 days, face to face.
Who Should Apply The Department of Treasury and Finance has determined that this five day program meets the Partnerships Victoria requirements that all government contract directors and government contract management team members involved in Partnership Victoria projects must undertake credentialed contract management training.

This program has been designed to include a high proportion of content illustrating commercial issues, with a significant reliance on hypothetical case studies. The program draws upon the National Public Private Partnership policy framework and guidelines and builds off the specific contract management material developed in Victoria.

The course is designed specifically for Victorian and NSW government sector, PPP contract directors and contract management team members.
Entry Requirements If taking this course with assessment for credit, entry requirements are as follows:
  • An appropriate undergraduate degree, or equivalent qualification plus two years relevant work experiences; OR
  • An appropriate honours degree; OR
  • Extensive relevant work experience, which demonstrates a capacity to successfully complete the course.
Places will be offered subject to the entry criteria being met and confirmed when fees are paid.
Academic and Teaching Team

Melbourne
Professor Colin Duffield
Richard Foster

Sydney
Professor John Black
Danny Graham

Delivery Dates  and Times

Melbourne

Monday 19 June - Wednesday 21 June 2017 and

Monday 17 July - Tuesday 18 July 2017

Attendance is mandatory for all 5 days, for both the assessed and non-assessed stream.


Sydney

Dates - TBC

(Please note: These courses will only run if a minimum number of participants is met).

Delivery Venue

Melbourne

University House, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3010

Course Fees Professional Development (Non-Assessed): $3,735.00 plus GST

University of Melbourne enrolled (Assessed): $3,920.00 GST exempt
Fee Inclusions Course materials and catering (morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea).
How to Apply

Applications for the Melbourne course are now open via the links below:

Professional Development:

University of Melbourne single subject:

Please note: Transfer between the programs is not permitted during or after the course has commenced.

If you are interested in placing your name on the expression of interest list for our Sydney course, please submit an enquiry form.

Contact Program Coordinator - Gemma Hughes

Phone: (03) 8344 2887