The way you conduct yourself in the workplace is an important indicator of future success. If you want to be successful, you must project a professional image. This professionalism is reflected in the way you relate to others, how you dress and the presentation of your workspace.
Managing Yourself for Success is an online course that will teach you how to project accountability and professionalism in the workplace. You will learn how to develop business etiquette to enhance your career prospects and foster mutually beneficial and professional relationships with colleagues.
In this professional development course, you will explore your professional strengths and identify areas for further professional development. You’ll also gain an understanding of self-coaching and how to incorporate self-empowerment tools to fast-track your career.
You will also discover the power of a growth mindset and understand how it can enhance workplace culture. You will also learn how to implement this positive mindset in daily work life.
On completion of this course, you will be able to manage yourself for career success by projecting an accountable and professional image using self-empowerment models.
Unit 1 - Working in partnership with your boss
Building a positive partnership with your boss
Mastering administrator essentials
Dealing with controllers and open managers
Responding to bureaucratic and entrepreneurial managers
Dealing with different management styles
Techniques to avoid confrontation
Building and maintaining a true partnership
Unit 2 - Becoming more professional through business etiquette
Developing business etiquette
Define your credibility
Shaping relationships with your colleagues
Characteristics of business etiquette
Projecting a professional image
Appropriate workspace presentation
Conducting yourself professionally
Unit 3 - Becoming your own best boss
Replacing self-defeating talk with self-coaching
Taking responsibility for your attitudes
Choose statements that reflect job ownership
Actions that demonstrate initiative
The self-empowerment model
Proper use of the self-empowerment model
Professional strengths and areas for development
Professional development choices
Demonstrating initiative and self-empowerment
Unit 4 - Developing a growth mindset
Characteristics of a growth mindset
Steps that help promote a growth mindset
Fostering a long-term growth mindset
Recognising that growth mindset exists within the workplace culture
Encouraging a growth mind-set in daily work life
When you study with Australian Online Courses, you will be assessed using a competency-based training method.
Competency-based training focuses on the achievement of skills and knowledge against set criteria to ensure your competency is industry relevant. You will not be benchmarked against other students.
If you do not achieve a competency result on your first attempt, you have two more attempts to pass your assessment. So, you have three attempts in total to obtain a competency result.
In this way, you can complete your course in your own time and at your own pace with the assistance of unlimited tutor support.
In this course, you will be assessed via multiple-choice questions to determine your mastery of details and specific knowledge gained during your studies to achieve a ‘competent’ or ‘not yet competent’ result.
Benefits of Multiple-Choice Assessments
Appropriate for assessing students’ mastery of details and specific knowledge.
Can be used to assess both simple knowledge and complex concepts.
Questions can be answered quickly to accurately assess a students’ mastery of many topics relatively quickly.
Assessment can be quickly and reliably scored to achieve a ‘competent’ or ‘not yet competent’ result.
As the answers are visible, multiple-choice questions offer the opportunity for the continuation of the learning process, offering educational value.
Why Choose Australian Online Courses?
Professional development that is widely recognised and respected;
Improve your employment opportunities;
Study online, anywhere via our elearning system;
High-quality professional development programs written by industry experts;
No entry requirements;
All course materials provided online – no textbooks to buy;
Unlimited tutor support;
Easy to understand course content;
We offer twelve (12) months’ access, with extensions available upon application (fees apply);
Certificate of Attainment/Completion issued for your CV (hard copy provided); and
Course may be tax deductible; see your tax advisor.
How long will it take to complete this course?
The approximate study hours for this course is 15 hours. We offer twelve (12) months’ access, with extensions available upon application (fees apply).
Can I purchase optional printed materials?
While printed materials are not available for purchase, transcripts of video lectures and other learning resources are available for printing via our elearning system.
When can I start this course?
You can start within 60 minutes during business hours when you enrol and pay in full with a credit card!
Credit card: Within 60 mins during business hours.
BPAY: Within 1-2 working days.
Internet Banking: Within 1-2 working days.
Cheque/Money Order: Upon receipt of mailed cheque.
Will I receive a certificate upon completion of this course?
Yes! You will receive a Certificate of Attainment upon successful completion of your assessment.
Do I need to attend classes or undertake any work placements?
No. All courses are delivered online via our e-learning system and there are no work placement requirements in this course.
What support can I expect from Australian Online Courses?
Unlimited tutor support is available throughout your studies via email during business hours Monday to Friday. Our Administrative team are available Monday to Friday via email, live chat and telephone.
I am an international student. Can I enrol into this course?
Yes! We accept enrolments from individuals both within Australia and internationally; location is no barrier to entry into our programs.
Professional development for individuals seeking to develop their strengths and fast track their career success.