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Become a Business Consultant

Price

$377.00

Duration

12 Weeks

Human Resources Management Specialist

Program Overview

Become a Business Consultant


You will learn:

what a business consultant does and how to consult, how to develop your skills to succeed in a business consulting career, how to get hired for a job as a business consultant, and how to start your own consulting business and get clients.


What to Expect:

The Business Consultant Certificate Course is an online learning program with suggested readings from the textbook (IAP Career College Guide to Become a Business Consultant). This course is self directed, which means you may study and complete assignments at times that are most convenient for you from the comfort of your own home.


This part-time Business Consultant Certificate Course has a recommended completion date of 6 weeks from the start of the program, however, you may choose to complete the course in as little as 4 weeks or as long as 12 weeks, depending on your schedule.


The Business Consultant Certificate Course has been created to allow you to complete it without any teaching assistance. However, if you have questions or need assistance, you can receive help from a Faculty Member throughout the 6 weeks of the course. Your Faculty Member is a valuable resource person who can provide you with personal teaching assistance to help you succeed in the course and advice to help you succeed in the career.

If you’ve always wondered how to become a management consultant, this course includes advice that will help you succeed in this career.


Course Topics

The Business Consultant Certificate Course has been developed to meet high academic standards, ensuring that as a graduate you can display with pride the Business Consultant Certificate you will earn from the International Association of Professions Career College.


How to Become a Business Consultant

In this course, you will learn how to become a business consultant, including how to start your own consultant business. Topics covered in the Business Consultant Certificate Course include the following:


Introduction to Business Consulting


What a Business Consultant Does

  • Business Consulting Specializations

  • Steps in a Consulting Project

  • Conducting a Needs Analysis

  • Determining Project Specifics (scope, timeline, team, budget)

  • Information Gathering Techniques

  • Identifying Possible Solutions

  • How to Present Your Recommendations to the Client

  • Post-Project Review

  • Samples of Business Consulting Assignments


Developing Your Skills

  • Skills Assessment

  • Problem-Solving Skills

  • Communication Skills

  • Management Skills

  • Business Ethics

  • Ways to Learn Business Consulting


Getting Hired as a Business Consultant or Management Consultant

  • Jobs at Consulting Firms

  • Corporate Jobs

  • How to Find Job Openings

  • Job-Hunting Materials

  • Job Interviews

  • The Job Offer


Starting Your Own Consulting Business

  • Getting Started

  • Financial Matters

  • Setting Your Fees

  • Getting Paid

  • Client Contracts

  • Working with Other People


Getting Clients

  • Choose Your Target Markets

  • Marketing Tools

  • Marketing Techniques

  • Creating Proposals

  • Your Sales Presentation

  • Succeeding as a Consultant


Information in the Business Consultant Course is also relevant for individuals considering how to become a management consultant.


What Is Included in the Business Consultant Certificate Package

This all-inclusive Business Consultant Certificate Course package includes:

  • Registration for the Business Consultant Certificate Course

  • Access to a Faculty Member to provide you with personal teaching assistance and career advice

  • Invitation to become a membership of the United States Institute of Leadership and Diplomacy

  • Downloadable Business Consultant Certificate personalized with your name and the seal of the International Association of Professions Career College which you may print

  • (Optional) Opportunity to order official certificate printed on fine linen paper and embossed with the gold seal of the United States Institute of Leadership and Diplomacy.

  • Student Portal to allow you manage the Access online course, your, and pay your tuition.

  • Usild Student ID number

  • Usild Student ID Card

  • Textbook: USILD Guide to Become a Business Consultant (e-book edition)


REGISTER TODAY


Register today for the Business Consultant Certificate Course. Enrollment is limited and registration is on a first come first served basis, so we recommend that you register early for the Business Consultant Certificate Course online to avoid disappointment.

If the course is full, please email customer-relations@usild.us to be notified when a new course date is scheduled.


Program Director

Ashley Amerson
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