Our 30-Day Masterclass in Business Consulting is an intensive short course that equips you to get ahead in your consulting career.

Delivered 100% online, this Masterclass can be completed in just 30 days. It gives you practical skills that can immediately get you started as a consultant or build your existing business.

The Masterclass is open to all experience levels and industry sectors – from side-hustle self-starters to established professionals. No matter what your experience level, this Masterclass has everything you need to build your own consultancy from the ground up and ensure you’re employing the latest business thinking for your clients. Facilitated by a successful and experienced industry expert, they’ll walk you through contemporary frameworks and business cases to give you exactly what you need to get ahead.


The nuts and bolts

IMMEDIATELY APPLICABLE

IMMEDIATELY APPLICABLE

Gain practical insights that you can apply to business straight away.

HIGHLY ACCESSIBLE

HIGHLY ACCESSIBLE

Delivered 100% online so you have the flexibility to study anytime, anywhere.

PERSONALISED SUPPORT

PERSONALISED SUPPORT

When you study with us, you’re supported every step of the way.

ENTRY CRITERIA

ENTRY CRITERIA

No degree or work experience required. As long you are 18 or older, we’re honoured to have you join us.

QUICK. SMART.

QUICK. SMART.

Got 10 hours a week up your sleeve? Less than 2 hours of study each day (40 hours total) will build your capabilities.

HIGHLY AFFORDABLE

HIGHLY AFFORDABLE

A price tag that’s wallet-friendly helps you focus on building your business.

START DATE: 10th September 2020

CUT-OFF DATE: 8th September 2020

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MASTERCLASS STRUCTURE

Our 30-Day Masterclass is delivered 100% online with interactive, bite-sized content and personalised student support. Our teaching approach provides practical knowledge and business consulting skills you can immediately apply in the real world. During this Masterclass, our industry-aligned facilitator will cover 4 modules to provide you with the tools to succeed in consulting. Along the way you’ll engage in online forum discussion posts, complete a business consulting task, and develop a business consulting proposal to crystallise your learning.


  • Duration

    You can complete the Masterclass in just 30 days.


  • Time commitments

    We anticipate that you will spend about 40 hours in total (or about 10 hours per week) to complete the Masterclass – but this depends on you, as everyone has different levels of experience and education.


  • There for you

    When you enrol with AIB, you’ll be supported by our skilful team of over 130 academics, student support specialists and professional staff, who will be with you every step of your Masterclass journey. So you’ll never feel like you’re doing it alone.

What you’ll learn

  • Context mapping
  • Porters 5-forces
  • Expert
  • Generalist
  • Specialist
  • Tools for starting a business
  • Developing a value proposition
  • Developing a one-page business plan
  • Marketing tips
  • Networking tips
  • Framework tips
  • Project Management tips
  • First interview protocol template
  • Subsequent interview templates
  • Proposal template
  • Agreement template
  • Strategy process
  • Methodology frameworks including design thinking
  • Templates for gathering internal secondary data
  • Templates for gathering external secondary data
  • Processes for comparing oranges with oranges
  • Processes for interpreting data
  • Template for reporting data – written, PowerPoint and oral
  • Templates for business communications
  • Developing a consulting ecosystem
  • CRM systems for managing business relationships
  • Understanding pain-points
  • Understanding passion-points
  • Templates
  • Processes
  • Systems
  • Billing
  • Time management
  • Building effective teams
  • Agile
  • Mindfulness and wellbeing

In 30 days you’ll get:

  • Step-by-step guidance on starting your consultancy.
  • The latest tools to get you ahead in your consulting career.
  • Industry-focused, practical skills for today’s business.
  • Fully online and affordable.
  • Gain immediately applicable skills in 30 days.
  • A complimentary one-on-one constultation with Sue Johnston
TAKE THE LIFE-CHANGING JOURNEY TODAY

Learn with Australia’s No. 1 online MBA provider

  • We are Australia’s No.1 online MBA provider*, with over 30 years of excellence in tertiary education.
  • We offer the full suite of post-graduate business degrees, including Master of Business Administration (MBA), Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) and the prestigious Doctor of Philosophy (PhD).
  • Our global network includes more than 16,000 students and alumni in over 90 countries.
  • LinkedIn recognised us as the third ‘Most Influential Education Brand’ in the world in 2016.

*Source: 2017 Higher Education Statistics, Australian Department of Education and Training (provided December 2018).

MEET THE MASTERCLASS FACILITATOR

SUE JOHNSTON


Sue is an experienced facilitator, university lecturer and provides business consulting services and delivers workshops, executive education and speaks on a range of topics.

Sue coaches tech start-up businesses, professionals and a range of organisations that are seeking to push boundaries when it comes to transformation in areas such as digital disruption, changing professional practices and the integration of innovation without losing sight of the importance of human connection.

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AFFORDABLE COURSE FEES

$1,995 (AUD)

Total Upfront Cost (2020)

As an online provider, we don’t have the expenses of maintaining campuses and lecture theatres, so you won’t pay for things you don’t need. Instead, we invest in quality education and academic teams, student support services and innovative technological advancements.

No Entry Requirements

You don’t need a degree or work experience to study our Masterclass; you simply need to be at least 18 years of age. Our Masterclass is delivered 100% online, so you can study anywhere in the world.

Product Review4.3 out of 5 stars


Australian Institute of Business (AIB) is rated 4.3 out of 5 by 170 students and alumni.

The learning mode through AIB is fantastic, it allows you to complete each subject in your own time, in the comfort of your own home. It also allows you to incorporate your study into your own work-life. It’s a fantastic way to learn.

Barry Keohane
Barry Keohane
Content Director,
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC),
AIB Graduate
AIB Student Learning Portal

Study anywhere, anytime

Rather than expect you to fit around us, we’ve found innovative ways to make our subjects fit around you.

100% online learning

Our innovative Student Learning Portal is your ultimate digital resource for everything you’ll need to successfully complete our 30-Day Masterclass, with the flexibility to access your learning materials, videos, podcasts and other multimedia. Your Online Facilitator will teach you key concepts via webinars and you’ll engage with fellow students through forum post discussions.

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Professional Memberships

AIB is recognised by various professional, academic and industry bodies.

*AIB’s 30-Day Masterclass is a non-accredited, non-award course. Terms and conditions apply.

STUDY FROM ANYWHERE

48%
International
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52%
Australia

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