Product Management Basics

Product Management Level 1 Certificate ABC Endorsed Certificate

Oxford Home Study College


Save 93%
£10 inc VAT (was £160)
Offer ends 21 July 2020
Study method
Online, self-paced
80 Hours
Endorsed by ABC Awards
Additional info
  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) is included in price
  • Tutor is available to students

20 students purchased this course

Add to basket or enquire


Product Management Basics

Product Management Basics Level 1 endorsed Certificate of Achievement. Ready to kick-start your career journey? Interested in becoming a successful product manager? With this Level 1 Product Management Basics on you CV, you’ll be primed and ready to take this dynamic field by storm!

Product Management Basics is a multi-faceted discipline of growing importance. The product manager is responsible for overseeing the development, distribution and differentiation of products at various levels. From initial product vision to cost-effective development to impactful marketing and successful distribution, the product manager is effectively the brains behind the whole operation. They must establish timelines, define roles, delegate duties, manage performance, gather feedback and strive for continuous optimisation. A role of significant responsibility, the rewards that accompany a career in Product Management can be huge.

This endorsed Level 1 Product Management Basics Certificate is ideal for newcomers looking to kick-start successful careers in the field. With no prior knowledge or experience required, course content gradually covers the most important duties and concepts at the core of Product Management. Get to know the product lifecycle, the responsibilities of product management personnel, the key to a successful marketing message and more. From start to finish, your personally-assigned tutor will provide the support and feedback you need to succeed!

If you’re ready to get started, we’re ready to show you the way! Enrol online and start working on your Level 1 Product Management Certificate today!


Endorsed by ABC Awards

Course media


Product Management Basics

Product Management Basics - Course Benefits

Our dynamic distance learning programs have been designed to maximise enjoyment, accessibility and flexibility. Enrol today and gain access to a variety of benefits including:

  • No deadlines – we impose no time-restrictions whatsoever, so you’re free to complete the course as quickly or gradually as you like.
  • Expert tutors – every candidate is assigned an expert tutor for support and online assessment submission.
  • Endorsed awards – our courses provide the opportunity to study online for an endorsed award from a recognised body.
  • Affordable education – all learning resources and course materials are provided in the initial purchase price for unbeatable value for money
  • Round-the-clock access – our digital learning platform is operational 24/7 and can be accessed from anywhere in the world.

Learning Objectives

This Level 1 Product ManagementBasics Certificate has been designed to lay a robust foundation for more advanced studies. Proving a ground-level introduction to Product Management, candidates are guided through the process of developing and implementing a workable product strategy. Ultimately, the objective of the course is to instil candidates with the skills, knowledge and confidence needed to pursue their dream careers. Whether already working in the field or exploring something new, an endorsed Level 1 Product ManagementBasics could make all the difference!

As demand grows for talented product managers across key global markets, now really is the time to take that next big step! Flexible enough to suit even the busiest lifestyles, you’re free to study at any time and at a pace that suits you. There’s even the option to take breaks at any time at no additional cost! If a career in product management appeal to you, now really is the time to start making things happen!

Upon completion of the course, you’ll take away a variety of invaluable skills and competencies including:

  • A detailed understanding of the product lifecycle
  • The skills required to create an effective pricing strategy
  • Professional-level branding and packaging skills
  • An understanding of various distribution channels
  • Advanced marketing and promotional skills
  • The confidence to pursue a career in product management

Course Outline

This intensive yet accessible course is delivered via our exclusive online study platform, with no final exams to sit and no deadlines imposed. Each of the three course units concludes with an online assessment, which will be marked by your tutor and returned with helpful feedback. Product management topics covered include:

Unit 1 - Product Development and Product Life Cycle

This unit covers the following topics:

  • Value of Product Innovation
  • New Product Development
  • Generating an Idea
  • Idea Vetting
  • Concept Development and Testing
  • Reasons for Product Failure
  • Product Life Cycle
  • The Introductory Stage
  • Plus more

Unit 2 - Product Pricing Strategies

This unit covers the following topics:

  • The Function and Value of Price
  • Profit- Oriented Objectives
  • Sales Volume- Oriented Objectives
  • The Product’s Value to the Buyer
  • Types of Costs
  • The Basic Methods of Price Determination
  • The Going Rate Pricing
  • Plus more

Unit 3 - Marketing your product

This unit covers the following topics:

  • Introduction to Marketing
  • Consumer and Market Analysis
  • Analyzing the Competition and Yourself
  • Analyzing Distribution Channels
  • Creating a Marketing Plan
  • Leveraging Social Media
  • Selling Your Product
  • Plus more

Who is this course for?

Product Management Basics

Employers and decision-makers are always on the lookout for candidates who show commitment to their ongoing development. For both jobseekers and members of the workforce at all levels, an endorsed accolade could make all the different. An entry-level Product Management Basics Certificate is guaranteed to enhance your outlook. Pursue promotion with your current employer, or consider a radical change in direction. If you run your own business, you may also find target product management studies of significant value.

Whatever your location, objectives and experience to date, we’ll help you take that next big step. Our affordable courses are open to anyone looking to fast-track their career to the very top of the ladder. There are no final exams to sit and no deadlines imposed, with full tutor support provided throughout. Our courses are flexible enough to suit any lifestyle, so there’s nothing to stop you chasing your dreams and achieving your goals!

Sign up for this Level 1 Product Management Certificate today and there’s no telling where tomorrow could take you!


Product Management Basics

We do not ask for any previous qualification or experience.There is no particular entry requirement.

Endorsed Certificate of Achievement

At the end of the course, learner can claim an endorsed certificate by paying £45 accreditation fee.There are £9 postal charges for the UK students and £15 for the non UK students.

Certificate of Completion from OHSC

Certificate of Completion from OHSC (soft copy) can be claimed for £10. If you need hard copy of this certificate you will pay £25 + postal charges (£9 for UK students, £15 for outside UK)

Career path

Product Management Basics

This Level 1 Product Management Basics Certificate could prove useful in your progression towards a variety of careers in a product management setting. Get started today and work you way up to any of the following positions:

  • Associate Product Manager
  • Junior Product Manager
  • Product Manager
  • Senior Product Manager
  • Product Lead
  • Lead Product Manager
  • Product Director

Questions and answers

Currently there are no Q&As for this course. Be the first to ask a question.


Currently there are no reviews for this course. Be the first to leave a review.


What does study method mean?

Study method describes the format in which the course will be delivered. At courses are delivered in a number of ways, including online courses, where the course content can be accessed online remotely, and classroom courses, where courses are delivered in person at a classroom venue.

What are CPD hours/points?

CPD stands for Continuing Professional Development. If you work in certain professions or for certain companies, your employer may require you to complete a number of CPD hours or points, per year. You can find a range of CPD courses on, many of which can be completed online.

What is a ‘regulated qualification’?

A regulated qualification is delivered by a learning institution which is regulated by a government body. In England, the government body which regulates courses is Ofqual. Ofqual regulated qualifications sit on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF), which can help students understand how different qualifications in different fields compare to each other. The framework also helps students to understand what qualifications they need to progress towards a higher learning goal, such as a university degree or equivalent higher education award.

What is an ‘endorsed’ course?

An endorsed course is a skills based course which has been checked over and approved by an independent awarding body. Endorsed courses are not regulated so do not result in a qualification - however, the student can usually purchase a certificate showing the awarding body’s logo if they wish. Certain awarding bodies - such as ABC Awards and TQUK - have developed endorsement schemes as a way to help students select the best skills based courses for them.


Mobile Navigation