Certificate in Virtual Assistant

Embark on a remote career with our online Certificate in Virtual Assistant course. Learn vital skills for roles like digital marketing and remote team management. Start your journey to work-from-anywhere success today.
Course Provider
The Learning Group
(RTO 22557)
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Study 100% Online

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One-on-One Mentor and Student Support Advisor

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Upfront Payment with a discount or, an Interest-Free Payment Plan starting from $26 per week

Course Overview

Start Date
Start Anytime
Enjoy the flexibility of online learning with 12 months of access time to complete your course.
Flexible, online, self-paced learning with dedicated mentor support.
Career Outcomes
  • Virtual Assistant
  • Remote-based Administrative Roles
  • Remote-based Digital Marketing Roles
  • Digital Marketing Coordinator or Assistant
  • Social Media Coordinator or Assistant
Course Modules

Managing Remote Work

  1. Nature of Remote Work
  2. Challenges and Benefits of Doing Work Remotely
  3. Comparative Practices/Working in Different Industries
  4. Communicating Remotely – Technologies Used
  5. Managing and Supporting Staff Remotely
  6. Logistics – Supplying Goods and Services Remotely
  7. Online Events
  8. Research Project – Developing a Plan for Remote Working

Digital Marketing

  1. Scope and Nature of Social Media
  2. The Psychology of Internet Marketing
  3. Social Media Applications
  4. Websites, Advertising and Other Applications
  5. Capturing and converting customers
  6. Creating and Using Content
  7. Blogs and Newsletters
  8. Developing an Internet Marketing Program
Course Fees Include
  • All the required study materials and course notes.
  • One-on-one mentor and a student support advisor available to you 5 days a week.
  • Upon course completion, you’ll receive a Certificate of Completion, and a Statement of Attainment for each module completed.
Payment Plans

Want to study the Certificate in Virtual Assistant but can’t afford to pay upfront? No problem! This course comes with a super affordable payment plan option. Simply pay as low as $26 per week towards your course until the course is paid off and stress less.

Entry Requirements

There are no prerequisites to complete this course. However, you must be able to read, analyse and comprehend, printed information in English, and to write statements and solve problems to complete the course. You must also have reliable access to a computer and a reliable internet connection and have basic computer skills.

Availability of Content

12 months to access the course content (extensions are considered on a case-by-case basis)

Course Outline

Students will undertake 2 Key Modules, made up of 16 subjects.

Module 1: Managing Remote Work

100 Hours

In today’s world, working remotely is becoming increasingly common (and popular), offering greater flexibility and independence for employees. However, a virtual office set-up without a structured workplace, can also be challenging. Throughout this module, you will learn ways to increase productivity and efficiency, when working in a virtual role. You will explore different communication techniques and the technologies used when working outside a traditional office environment, learn how to manage teams remotely, and ultimately develop a remote working plan so you can be successful in your virtual role.

Module 2: Digital Marketing

100 Hours

This introductory module will provide you the tools needed to navigate the complex, rapidly changing world of digital marketing. You will learn about social media marketing, search engine optimisation (SEO), online advertising, and how to build and engage with your online audience. Understanding and being able to execute a digital marketing strategy is paramount to any product or service-based business. As too, is understanding how to efficiently utilise social media channels to launch, build and grow a customer-base and stand out from your competitors.


Assessments are an important part of your study journey as they help ensure you stay on track and meet the learning objectives of each lesson before moving onto the next. They also help your student support advisor and mentors identify where any further support may be required, so that you get the most out of your course. You will learn via various methods; a combination of reading, undertaking research and watching videos. Assessments might include case studies, quizzes, and written assessments.

Approval & Recognition

The Learning Group is an approved and recognised member of IARC. The IARC is an International association which recognises quality and excellence in education providers in tertiary education.

*The contents are accurate at the time of writing. Get in touch with the course provider for the latest information.

About the Course Provider

The Learning Group

Whether you want to stand out from the competition, move into a new industry, or turn your passion into a career, The Learning Group courses are designed to help you get ahead and stay ahead. They have a student-first approach, so you can study your way, when and how it suits you. Their courses are designed to fit in with your lifestyle, so you can continue to work and study at the same time. You’ll be fully supported with access to an allocated student support mentor and their experienced course consultants, who are available to you 5 days a week. The pathway to success looks different for everyone. As a Learning Group student, you will have the opportunity to further study with their well-rounded study program with industry associations and partnerships to deliver personal development and career success. Plus, they partner with industry-leading education providers, so you can unlock access to LinkedIn Learning. The Learning Group offers a wide range of online courses in Australia, from Aged Care to Zoology, tailored for flexible learning. The Learning Group offers a wide range of online courses in Australia, from Aged Care to Zoology, tailored for flexible learning. Their student-first approach ensures you can study at your own pace, balancing work and education. Among these offerings, the Digital Marketing Course stands out for those interested in harnessing the power of the Internet for business success. With industry partnerships and LinkedIn Learning access, these courses support career advancement and personal development, making it ideal for those looking to enhance their skills or pivot to new careers entirely, all through online study.
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