Exclusive access to Short Courses

The Australian Institute of Management (AIM) empowers individuals and organisations to adapt and thrive in the face of relentless change and has been the nation’s leader in this field since 1941.

AIM supports Australia’s workforce through the provision of innovative and industry-focused education solutions, headlined by a market-leading suite of more than 100 short courses that are offered year-round, in campuses around Australia and through online platforms.

These courses cover a diverse range of subject areas, including Digital Marketing, Human Resources, Communication, and Leadership and Management, and this portfolio is constantly being expanded and evolved to meet industry needs.

With all the following courses being available for free as part of the AIM Business School Gold Card, their value is truly unbeatable.

Explore available Gold Card courses by Subject Area


  • Advanced Communication
  • Advanced Communication (Online)
  • Assertiveness Techniques
  • Business Networking (Online)
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Dealing With Difficult Behaviours
  • Develop A Compelling Business Case
  • Effective Business Writing
  • Effective Business Writing (Online)
  • Effective Communication
  • Effective Communication (Online)
  • Fast Thinking – Confident Speaking
  • Presenting with Impact
  • Negotiating Skills
  • Report Writing
  • The Power of Influence

Digital Marketing

  • Email Marketing Short Course
  • Fundamentals of Digital Marketing Short Course
  • Introduction to Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Short Course
  • LinkedIn Marketing Strategy Short Course
  • Social Media Strategy Short Course


  • Finance for Non-Finance Managers
  • Finance for Non-Finance Managers (Online)
  • Finance Fundamentals
  • Introduction to Accounting (Online)

Health and Effectiveness

  • Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
  • Mental Health and Working Remotely (Virtual)
  • Mental Health in the Workplace
  • Resilience in Self
  • Solve and Innovate using Switch Thinking
  • Time Management
  • Work Priorities (Online)

Human Resources

  • Create Strategic Human Resource Plans (Online)
  • HR Essentials
  • Recruitment and Selection
  • Workforce Relations (Online)
  • Workplace Diversity (Online)
  • Workplace Safety
  • Workplace Safety (Online)

Leadership and Strategy

  • AIM Director Certificate
  • Building High Performance Teams
  • Change Management – Embrace Evolve Thrive
  • Coaching for High Performance
  • Design Thinking: Transform how you Create and Innovate
  • Implementing Continuous Improvement
  • Implementing Innovation and Continuous Improvement (Online)
  • Leading With Emotional Intelligence
  • Manage Business Effectively
  • Manage Business Effectively (Online)
  • Manage Innovation and Continuous Improvement (Online)
  • Manage People Effectively
  • Manage People Effectively (Online)
  • Manage Performance Effectively (Online)
  • Mate to Manager
  • New Leader
  • New Leader (Online)
  • Operational Planning (Online)
  • People Leadership
  • People Leadership (Online)
  • Performance Management
  • Risk Management
  • Risk Management (Online)
  • Strategic Leadership (Online)
  • Women Leaders: Own Your Success

Project Management

  • Agile Fundamentals
  • Agile Project Management
  • Applied Project Management
  • Applied Project Management (Online)
  • Contract Management
  • Project Management Essentials
  • Project Management Fundamentals
  • Project Management Fundamentals (Online)
  • Project Management Practitioner

Public Sector

  • Applying Strategic Thinking
  • Applying Strategic Thinking (Virtual)
  • Emerging Leader
  • Government Writing for Impact
  • Leading with Impact


  • 7 Skills for Sales Success
  • AIM Sales Bootcamp
  • Consultative Sales Excellence
  • Key Account Management


  • Excel for Business – Advanced Formulas and Functions
  • Excel for Business – Data Handling and Analytics
  • Introduction to Emerging Technology


  • Train the Trainer