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Certificate III in Business

Course available at:      Adelaide Campus     Sydney Campus

Program Code: BSB30115


Target audience
Certificate III in Business qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply a broad range of competencies in a varied work context using some discretion, judgement and relevant theoretical knowledge. They may provide technical advice and support to a team.

Course Duration
Nominal hours for training are 220 hrs. The actual duration will depend on your working environment, your experience and mode of delivery. Please contact the college to get further information.

Job roles/Career Opportunities
Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to Certificate III in Business qualification include:

• customer service adviser
• data entry operator
• general clerk
• payroll officer
• typist
• word processing operator.

Study Modes
Salford College offers options of study mode ranging from class room based/on the job coaching or a blend of these. Training delivered to work based trainees (those currently working in relevant job roles in management) will be done by on-the-job coaching and assessment and may contain a component of training at Salford College premises. Students, who are not currently working in the relevant field, may attend training at Salford College on a full-time or part-time basis. Students may participate in an industry placement to gain work experience during the course

Entry Requirements
There are no entry requirements for this qualification

Recognition of Prior Learning/Credit Transfers
Credit Transfer and Recognition of Prior Learning are available that recognises your current skills and experience regardless of where and when the learning has occurred. Contact us for further information.

Assessment Requirements
You will be required to complete assessment activities including work related projects. Activities include:

  • Case studies / scenarios
  • Role plays
  • Work based projects

Course pathways
After achieving this qualification candidates may choose to undertake:
BSB40215 Certificate IV in Business, or a range of other Certificate IV qualifications

Course Content
To achieve a Certificate III in Business 12 units must be completed including 1 core and 11 elective units. Below find a cross section of the units that the college provides. These could be customised to suit your unique requirements.

BSBWHS302 Apply Knowledge of WHS legislation in the Workplace Core
BSBDIV301 Work effectively with diversity Elective
BSBCUS301 Deliver and monitor a service to customers Elective
BSBCMM301 Process customer complaints Elective
BSBFLM309 Support continuous improvement systems and processes Elective
BSBWOR301 Organise personal work priorities and development Elective
BSBINM301 Organise workplace information Elective
BSBWRT301 Write simple documents Elective
BSBFIA301 Maintain financial records Elective
BSBITU304 Produce spreadsheets Elective
BSBITU306 Design and produce business documents Elective

Further Information:

Enrolment Officer, Salford College, level 11, 68 Grenfell Street, Adelaide 5000.  | Telephone: (08) 8232 6190

Email:  |  Enrolment form:

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