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The First Advanced Diploma of
applied Blockchain

Empowering enterprise, educators and students for a future in blockchain.

Become Accredited in Blockchain Application

Drive productivity with existing industries

Designed to equip graduates with the knowledge and experience to apply blockchain frameworks to new and legacy business frameworks.

Develop world-leading digital business capabilities

Be on the forefront of emerging technology and how it can be utilised.

 

Flexible delivery methods

Delivered through Registered Training Organisations (RTOs), online, blended learning, face-to-face and intensive learning retreats.

 

Industries Undergoing Dramatic Change with Blockchain

10747NAT Advanced Diploma of Applied Blockchain

The 10747NAT Advanced Diploma of Applied Blockchain consists of six units and the option of two out of three elective units. It’s complexity covers topics such as analysing performance of a business model deployed on blockchain, to preparing an organisation for transitioning operations to a blockchain network.

Core Units
  • BLKEBF001 Establish a blockchain framework for decentralised peer to peer consensus and innovation.
  • BLKDBM002 Develop a blockchain business model
  • BLKFRS003 Develop a blockchain network functional requirements specification
  • BLKSMC004 Create trust and activate a blockchain with smart contracts
  • BLKOBN005 Develop a framework for operating a blockchain network
  • BLKSNW006 Develop a strategic network framework for interoperability
Elective Units
  • BLKTBO007 Prepare the organisation for transitioning operations to a blockchain network
  • BLKERE008 Develop a blockchain governance model for stewardship
  • BLKRFB009 Lead recruitment strategy for blockchain projects
  • BLKPER010 Analyse performance of a business model deployed on a blockchain
Requirements for students for the Advanced Diploma of Applied Blockchain include:
  • must be over 18 years of age when commencing study
  • have completed year 12 or equivalent
  • an understanding of blockchain and distributed ledger technologies
  • business planning and operations understanding
Applicants without industry vocational experience will be required to attend an interview to determine:
  • their understanding of blockchain and distributed ledger technologies
  • their business planning and operations understanding
Recommended entry requirements:
  • Experience at management level
  • Fluent in the english language with high-level literacy and numeracy
  • Able to prepare written reports

The course outcomes for graduates will vary greatly depending on existing qualifications and experience. In general, this course is intended to provide participants with the following vocational outcomes:

  • Strategic or management roles within an organisation researching and crafting new business models that incorporate blockchain technologies to create value, efficiencies and new opportunities.
  • Strategic or management roles within an organisation researching and modelling disruptive business systems around the application of blockchain and distributed ledger technologies.
  • Strategic or Management roles within an organisation charged with transitioning business systems to new and emerging blockchain and distributed ledger technologies.
Educate and Prepare
  • Face-to-face
  • Online learning
  • Blended face-to-face and online learning
  • Intensive Retreats
  • Course Duration: 78 Weeks
  • CRICOS Registered
  • Velg Audited
  • STEM categorised
  • Online delivery with a comprehensive LMS
The course has been developed by Blockchain Collective and will be delivered through selected Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). Please contact us or fill out the form below for more details and study fees.

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Frequently asked questions

The course has been developed by Blockchain Collective and will be delivered through selected Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). Please fill out the form below for more details and your individual consultation.

Our courses are non-technical and focus on the strategic planning of implementing blockchain-based solutions (Advanced Diploma) and the management of blockchain operations (Diploma).

No coding skills are required. However, an understanding of blockchain basics and distributed ledger technologies is required.

Please review our short courses if you need help with learning the required basic skills.

Blockchain is one of the fastest growing industries and in 2020, was listed as the #1 most need hard skills by LinkedIn. Blockchain job opportunities have skyrocketed in the last few years with year-on-year growth over 300%. 

Obtaining blockchain qualifications will provide you with opportunities for a career as a: 

  • Blockchain Strategist (all industry sectors)
  • Consultant/advisor   (all industry sectors)
  • Blockchain Education Sector 
  • Blockchain Project Manager (all industry sectors)
  • Blockchain Researcher

Those with a technical coding background will have a distinct competitive edge in the role of a Blockchain Developer or Engineer. 

Legal, Accounting, Media and PR, Journalism, Fintech, Government, Banking and Supply Chain and Logistics are all service sectors which are seeing a growing interest and demand

Our courses are delivered through an online learning platform.  This includes a user-friendly learning management system (LMS) that hosts all of the learning resources, videos, learner guides, and assessment criteria as well as Instructor-led live, scheduled virtual classrooms. This provides a flexible learning environment for students anywhere around the world. This learning method is also preferred by people leading a busy life.

Typically, a student can expect to complete the Advanced Diploma of Applied Blockchain 10747NAT within 12-18 months. Courses can be completed faster depending on the student’s existing knowledge and experience. We recommend students  to allocate 20-25 hrs a week to complete the course within expected time frames.

As a student, you have the choice of paying upfront (for the greatest savings) or paying your tuition over time.  Payments can be made either monthly or quarterly to suit your needs. Payment plans require a minimum deposit of $1200 to secure enrolment in the course.

Please contact us for detailed study fees.

The courses are pragmatic and designed around project-based assessment tasks. The project work ensures graduates not only understand blockchain but gain experience in how blockchain applies to business.  Each unit is assessed by a qualified Trainer and Assessor to ensure the student is competent.  The learning materials and resources are structured formatively to establish strong foundational knowledge and progressively layer a deeper understanding throughout the course. 

The Diploma covers topics like; Planning for a Blockchain Business Model,  Performance of a Business Model Deployed on Blockchain,  to prepare an organisation for transitioning operations to a blockchain network and has units which cover AI, Big Data and IoT and their relationship to blockchain.

The advanced diploma focuses on strategic planning that underpins any blockchain project.  It goes deep into topics such as Designing a Blockchain Business Model, Developing Network Functional Specifications, Analysing Performance of a Business Model deployed on blockchain.  The course combines ‘Blue Ocean’ strategies, Business Analytics, Project Management with a deep understanding of decentralisation and how blockchains work.

Blockchain, as an emerging technologies industry, is experiencing rapid growth. AI, IoT and Big Data, when integrated with blockchain creates entirely new opportunities and allows people to reimagine business from the ground up . Gaining career-level skills in blockchain will position you well to take advantage of the digital transformation that is happening across the world. McKinsey Global Institute predicts 800 million jobs will be lost by 2030 as technology advances and the world gets more and more automated.

Diploma of Applied Blockchain 10849NAT

No formal education prerequisites exist, however, it is important that you:

  • have a basic understanding of blockchain and distributed ledger technologies
  • understand basic business planning
  • fluency in the English language with high-level literacy and numeracy
  • ability to prepare written reports
Advanced Diploma of Applied Blockchain 10747NAT
  • have completed year 12 or equivalent
  • must be over 18 years of age when commencing study
  • have an understanding of blockchain basics and distributed ledger technologies
  • fluency in the English language with high-level literacy and numeracy
Recommended entry requirements but not mandatory 
  • experience at management level
  • able to prepare written reports
  • business planning and operations understanding

Learners without vocational experience at a management or team-leader level must attend an interview prior to enrolment to determine their prospects for success. 

Blockchain is a distributed digital ledger technology. Records stored on the blockchain are immutable which provide transparency and trust in the network. This rapidly growing emerging technology is changing the way we do business. To learn more about what blockchain is check out this video.

Distributed ledger technology is being used across wide range of industries such as: 

Fintech, Supply chain, Finance, Agriculture, Health care, Governments, Entertainment, Real Estate, Travel, e-Commerce, Insurance, Legal, Digital Identity and many more. 

The accredited courses are delivered through Registered Training Organisations (RTO’s) approved by ASQA, The Australian Skills Quality Authority. Our instructors are qualified Trainer and Assessors who have completed the courses themselves and have skill assessment by ASQA. 

At present there is no course funding available.

The Australian Department of Home Affairs has recently added Blockchain Strategist and Managers to the Skilled Occupations list, leaving opportunities for potential pathways for skilled work visa and Permanent Residency. 

In addition there are further benefits for those studying regionally to acquire extra points towards your application, with more years added for a post graduate visa. 

Every individual situation is different.  To discover more about your options and possibilities, please fill out the Expression of Interest form to speak with one of  our team members about what may be possible. 

The Australian Department of Home Affairs has recently added Blockchain Strategist and Managers to the Skilled Occupations list, leaving opportunities for potential pathways for skilled work visa and Permanent Residency. 

Blockchain is an emerging technology this growing rapidly and will integrate with other technologies such as artificial intelligence and IoT. Up-skilling yourself in the emerging technologies will increase your chances of career opportunities in the future. McKinsey Global Institute predicts 800 million jobs will be lost by 2030 as technology advances and the world gets more and more automated. 

Have you ever thought about whether your job is actually going to exist in 10 years time?

 

Student Testimonial

Susie Dart is the world’s first graduate of the Advanced Diploma of Applied Blockchain – 10747NAT. Susie shares her background and experience as a student. She provides insight to the depth of learning she gained studying this course.