Diploma of
Applied Blockchain

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

10849NAT Diploma of Applied Blockchain

CRICOS Course Code: 110689B

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 apply the principles of blockchain technology to a business model to create value; develop plans for blockchain business model implementation; and the application of blockchain technologies to the Internet of Things (IoT) and Artificial Intelligence (AI).

Highly recommended for:

    • anyone seeking operational or management roles within an organisation charged with developing and overseeing blockchain teams
    • experienced professionals with basic experience in business planning, blockchain and distributed ledger technologies wanting to further their skills in this area
Potential Job Roles
  • ICT Business Analyst
  • 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 or team leader level. If the candidate does not have vocational experience at the recommended level, they must be able to demonstrate a basic understanding of blockchain and distributed ledger technologies and basic business planning methods (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
NAT10849001 Apply the tenets of blockchain to create value Core
NAT10849002 Plan for a blockchain business model implementation Core
NAT10849003 Plan for disintermediation within a blockchain business model Core
NAT10849004 Develop a blockchain team business model Core
NAT10849005 Apply big data to blockchain marketing strategies Core
NAT10849007 Apply blockchain to the Internet of Things Elective
NAT10849008 Apply blockchain to support Artificial Intelligence Elective
*Electives may be changed at any stage at the discretion of the College.
Delivery Mode/Duration
International Students

This course is delivered as Classroom-based training

Total course duration: up to 54 weeks (Tuition: 40 weeks; Holidays: up to 14 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

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 12months of enrolment, however if 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 Applied Blockchain
  • Diploma of Leadership and Management
  • Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management.
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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