UNE Partnerships

UNE Partnerships

UNE Partnerships, the education and training company of the University of New England, in association with AAPM, have developed the Professional Practice Manager Development Program. 

The UNE Partnerships Practice Manager Development Program is a set of nationally accredited qualifications. Upon successful completion of the Diploma level qualification, individuals may be eligible for articulation into further study with UNE Partnerships or the University of New England. 
UNE Partnerships also offers a suite of contemporary short courses to help you grow your practice to new heights. 

Practice Management Qualifications

These nationally accredited Practice Management qualifications are available from UNE Partnerships:


Certificate III in Business Administration Medical  (BSB31115)



Certificate IV in Medical Practice Assisting (HLT47715)

Certificate IV in Business (BSB40215) - for health and dental practice managers

Certificate IV in Leadership & Management (BSB42015) – for health and dental practice managers



Diploma of Professional Practice Leadership (10488NAT) - for health and dental practice managers


Diploma of Professional Practice Leadership RPL Pathway

UNE Partnerships in consultation with AAPM have developed a tailored RPL process for experienced practice management professionals wishing to obtain the Diploma of Professional Practice Leadership.  The purpose of this RPL process is to allow for completion of formal qualifications based on existing skills, experience and knowledge, rather than through traditional learning and assessment.

Articulation to:

  • UNE Partnerships' Advanced Diploma of Management (BSB60407)
  • UNE Partnerships' Advanced Diploma of Management (Human Resources) (BSB60907)
  • Individual Application direct to University of New England for bachelor or degree programs (ie Master of Business Administration)

For further information please call 1800 288 622 or visit http://www.practicemanagement.edu.au/health-practices

Other Tertiary Qualifications:

Students with other qualifications, such as degrees, will receive consideration in the review of qualifications recognition for the AAPM certified Professional Development Program.

Short Courses

UNE Partnerships offers a range of exciting short courses to help you grow your practice to new heights.

These courses have been built from the ground up and are designed to help you refresh or refine your business, leadership, and project management skills. The include courses related to:
- Fundamentals of Leadership
- Fundamentals of Medical Assisting
- Fundamentals of Project Management

.. and many more!

For more information please visit https://www.unep.edu.au/short-courses/

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