Advanced Certificate in Applied Management (Project Management)

Advanced Certificate in Applied Management (Project Management)

Course Code VPS796
Qualification Advanced Certificate
Payment Options Upfront & Payment Plans
Delivery Online & Correspondence
Duration 900

Course Information

Capable and Effective Project Managers are always in short supply.
If you know how to organise people and/or resources to be efficient and productive; you will never be short of opportunities. Not everyone is suited to be a Project Manager; but project management skills will help you in any career.

Graduates may seek positions such as:
• Project Manager
• Small Business Manager
• Regional Office or Branch Manager
• Marketing, Personnel or Production Manager
• Departmental manager or Section head within a larger organisation
• Self Employed Business Owner/Manager

Core Modules

These modules provide foundation knowledge for the Advanced Certificate in Project Management.

  • Management VBS105
  • Project Management BBS201
  • Business Operations VBS006
  • Personnel Management VBS107

Elective Modules

In addition to the core modules, students study any 5 of the following 11 modules.

  • Supervision VBS104
  • Workplace Health and Safety VBS103
  • Industrial Psychology BPS103
  • Motivation VBS111
  • Management BPS201
  • Bookkeeping Foundations (Bookkeeping I) BBS103
  • Bookkeeping Applications (Bookkeeping II) BBS203
  • Business Planning BBS302
  • Information Security BIT203
  • Industry Project BIP000
  • Industry Project II BIP001

Assessment type: You will learn a variety of things, through a combination of reading, interacting with tutors and undertaking research. Each lesson culminates in an assignment which is submitted to the school, marked by the school's tutors and returned to you with any relevant suggestions, comments, and if necessary, extra reading.

Student support

We live in a society where the pressures of daily living are high with financial expenses, personal and work commitments, and mortgage and rental obligations. Then there are the unexpected life challenges that also get thrown our way. With this in mind the thought of taking on study can be daunting for most people. Here at Learning Cloud we understand that life doesn’t run in a straight line it has many ups and downs.

As an enrolled student at Learning Cloud, you are entitled to access a variety of non-academic support services from the Student Services Unit. These supports are designed to walk beside you throughout your studies they will assist you in life’s ups and downs to provide you the best opportunity to successfully complete your chosen course.


  • Careers Counselling Service
  • General Counselling Service
  • Disability Liaison Service
  • Retention & Engagement Service
  • Student Activities
  • Accommodation
  • E Counselling
  • Your-Tutor
  • Parent support
  • Reasonable Adjustment Plan (RAP)

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How will this course advance my career?

Learning Cloud programs have been developed in response to industry demand and are specifically designed to equip graduates with work-ready skills. Each participant will be trained and assessed in theory and in practical tasks and Real-world exercises are used throughout the program.

Studies prove, time and again, that college-educated workers earn more than those with only a high school qualification. College graduates often enjoy additional benefits, including greater job opportunities and promotions. Though the proof for greater earning potential exists, some might wonder whether the cost of the education warrants the overall expense in the long run.

College Graduate vs. Non-Graduate Earnings

The National Centre for Education Statistics (NCES) analyses employee earnings data biennially, according to education level. Findings indicate that workers with a qualification earn significantly more than those without. Since the mid-1980s, education has played a large part in potential wages, with bachelor's degree holders taking home an average of 66% more than those with only a high school diploma do. While college-educated workers' wages have increased over the past two decades, those with only a high school education have seen decreases in annual salaries in the same time period (

How else will I benefit from studying with Learning Cloud?

  • Studying online or distance means you can study where you want and at your own pace.
  • Receive career-focused training with practical, hands-on learning.
  • All course materials are provided and all digital platforms are interactive, work on any device and designed to be fun.
  • Recognition of Prior Learning or Skills Recognition may be available for previous work experience, formal training or qualifications in this field.