This course is designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills required to recognise when complexity is present in project environments and to select and apply approaches for navigating the identified complexity.  Aims include the application of knowledge of the elements and types of complexity to identify, assess and treat complexity in projects and the skills to evaluate and implement alternative approaches and strategies for responding effectively.

Who is this unit for?
This course builds on the existing knowledge and experience of people in mid-to senior levels and with an understanding of project management methodology, philosophies, and frameworks such as PRINCE II, PMBOK, AGILE, LEAN Six Sigma, MSP, P3M3 etc.  It is suitable for those people who would like an introduction to complexity in project management without completing the ICCPM Nationally Accredited Certificate IV in Responding to Organisational Complexity. Those students who successfully complete this short course and would like to continue to complete the Certificate IV may also choose to do so by completing required assessment tasks and requesting a transfer.#

On successful completion of the 3 day course, participants will be able to:

  • Recognise and report the presence of complexity;

  • Analyse the impact of complexity;

  • Develop strategies to respond to identified complexity;

  • Finalise strategies to respond to identified complexity;

  • Monitor and evaluate the implementation of strategies.


  • Face-to-Face course delivery with experienced facilitators;
  • Participant workbooks;
  • Certificate of attendance;
  • Fully Catered.

Total cost for the 3 day course;

  • ICCPM Platinum Partner (incl. GST): $2075.70 AUD
  • ICCPM Gold Partner (incl. GST): $2108.70 AUD
  • ICCPM Silver Partner (incl. GST): $2141.70 AUD
  • ICCPM Organisational Member (incl. GST): $2174.70 AUD
  • ICCPM Academic Partner (incl. GST): $2174.70 AUD
  • ICCPM Individual Member (incl .GST):$2207.70 AUD
  • Non-ICCPM Member (incl. GST):$2306.70 AUD

Refund Policy:
ICCPM is committed to fair and transparent application of fees and charges as well as the processing of refunds where applicable. Carefully read our ICCPM refund policy for detailed information pertaining to course refunds.

*Please contact us if you wish to enrol in this course and registrations have closed. ICCPM may be able to accommodate your request to enrol subject to availability.

#Students who decided to transfer into the Certificate IV in Responding to Organisational Complexity will be required to pay the course difference.  The total cost to complete the Certificate IV (all 4 units) is $5,450#pp.  Contact us for more information and terms and conditions.  Price is per person and is GST free.

This course is subject to a minimum viable number of registrations.  ICCPM reserves the right to postpone or cancel this event if required numbers are not met.

Expression of Interest
A wait list form is available to express interest for any of our courses. We will contact you when the next course is ready to be announced.

Wait list form