Overview

This 10 week part time course turns you into a mini-CEO. Learn the strategic mindset of a Product Manager – the skills that sit at the centre of all activity, productivity and positive change of a physical or digital product.  A product manager understands all the inputs – using analytical skills, optimisation techniques and data analysis testing to better know and understand the customer. You’ll learn how to use this knowledge to develop and execute specific improvements that positively impact the customer and business as a whole.

Some would say the most successful tech companies leaders like Apple and Google have the best product managers in the world. Individuals who really know how to bring the best products to market and constantly iterate on them.

Learn how to lead and negotiate strategic discussions, drive the product vision, live in the mind of your customer, and increase revenue. Whether you’re looking to be a startup founder or manage products in a bigger organisation, this course will give you practical skills to employ.

This course is for
  • Aspiring startup founders
  • Business owners/entrepreneurs
  • Marketers
  • Designers
  • Business Analyst
  • Producers
  • Project Managers
  • Developers wanting senior management roles
  • Product Managers who want formal training
What you'll learn
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Career outcomes

By the end of the course, you will have learned the following important skills:

  • Understanding of Product Management
  • Learn how to launch, test and build a successful product and business model
    Know all parameters of the Product Management skillset
  • Final Pitch deck for your and experience for presenting
    The end-to-end product enhancement process to implement, and how to iterate on it.
  • How to build financially viable product and own the P & L
Teachers

Jacques Groenewald

Product Owner at PaperCut Software

Jacques Groenewald is an Electronic Engineer and PMP certified Project Manager. As a senior member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Jacques has built apps, servers, laser sensors, ultrasound measurement systems and even makes hand-stitched leather products in his spare time.

Delivering large projects in hardware and manufacturing, Jacques has experience in waterfall and agile environments. Having spent time in Sales Management, Business Development and Product Marketing, Jacques has also worked in a robotics factory in Shanghai China.

Next course dates and fees
10 weeks I Tuesday & Thursday evenings
03/07/2018 to 06/09/2018
6:15 pm to 8:45 pm
$3500 AUD
10 weeks I Tuesday & Thursday evenings
11/09/2018 to 22/11/2018
6:15 pm to 8:45 pm
$3500 AUD
Location

Academy Xi Melbourne,
3/45 Exhibition St Melbourne VIC 3000