Advanced Diploma of
Applied Blockchain

ACTB is CRICOS registered and welcomes students from all over the world.

10747NAT Advanced Diploma of Applied Blockchain

CRICOS Course Code: 108418K

Course Overview

This nationally accredited training course aims to equip students with a range of knowledge, skills, and competencies to support them in gaining employment in applying blockchain technologies within an existing or new organisation.

The course explores how to develop modern, disruptive business models that utilise blockchain to create value & efficiencies; analyse technical & non-technical aspects and limitations of blockchain and prepare businesses for transitioning operations to a blockchain network.

Highly recommended for anyone seeking strategic or management roles within organisations who are developing or transitioning business models/systems to incorporate blockchain technologies.

Potential Job Roles
  • Blockchain Developer
  • Blockchain Project Manager
  • System Analyst
  • Business Analyst
  • Developer Programmer
Entry requirements

Though the training course does not stipulate any entry requirements, ACTB uses the following criteria for entry into this course:

  • Aged 18+
  • IELTS 5.5 or equivalent English proficiency
  • Completed Year 12 or equivalent

It is also recommended that candidates considering this course have vocational experience at management level. If the candidate does not have vocational experience at the recommended level, they must be able to demonstrate an understanding of blockchain and distributed ledger technologies, basic business planning methods and the ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT) – interview may be required.


This course requires the completion of 8 units of competency.
Total: 6 core units and 2 elective units.

Unit Code and Name Core/ Elective
BLKEBF001 Establish a blockchain framework for decentralised peer to peer consensus and innovation Core
BLKDBM002 Develop a blockchain business model Core
BLKFRS003 Develop a blockchain functional requirements specification Core
BLKSMC004 Create trust and activate a blockchain with smart contracts Core
BLKOBN005 Develop a framework for operating a blockchain network Core
BLKSNW006 Develop a strategic network framework for interoperability Core
BLKTBO007 Prepare the organisation for transitioning operations to a blockchain network Elective
BLKRFB009 Lead recruitment strategy for blockchain projects Elective
*Electives may be changed at any stage at the discretion of the College.
Delivery Mode/Duration
International students

For international students on a student visa, this course is delivered as Classroom-based training.

Total course duration: up to 108 weeks (Tuition: 80 weeks; Holidays: up to 28 weeks)
Number of hours per week: 20 hours
Class timetable: Classes may be held between 9am-5pm, Monday-Thursday (excluding public holidays). Students are advised of their class timetables at the beginning of each term.
Delivery location: BRISBANE CAMPUS — 100 Brunswick Street, Fortitude Valley QLD 4006

SUNSHINE COAST CAMPUS — 18-22 First Avenue, Maroochydore QLD 4558


For a full list of upcoming course start dates, see our Intake Dates page.

Domestic students/non-student visa holders

For domestic students and international students who do not require a student visa, this course is available as an Online study program, allowing you to start anytime and self-pace your study to suit your lifestyle and work commitments.

As a general guide, we recommend completing this program within 18 months to 2 years of enrolment, however you may wish to complete your studies sooner.

Flexible start dates – Enrol today!

Assessment Methods

Assessments/Evidence-gathering techniques may include:

  • Role Play, Video recordings, Presentation and Discussion Forums
  • Oral – Questioning
  • Case study
  • Written assessments, Report, Essay, Research and Group Project
Pathways from the qualification
  • Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management
  • Graduate Diploma of Management (Learning)
Course Dates

For a list of upcoming course intake dates for classroom-based training click here

If you would like to study online* – you can start anytime.

*Note: The online course is not available to international students on student visas in Australia. Student visa holders can apply for our on-campus/classroom-based courses.


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