Certificate III in Business
Launch your career in a professional setting with a Certificate III in Business.
If you love setting up projects or have ever been called ‘the organiser’ of your friend group, a BSB30120 Certificate III in Business may just help you find your professional calling. This online business course covers a wide range of fundamental professional skills, from supporting the wellbeing of colleagues to helping maintain workplace safety.
This well-rounded business certificate will equip you with the knowledge and abilities to thrive in various workplaces. Whether you take a job as an administrative assistant in an office or a receptionist in a hotel, you will have the confidence that comes with a comprehensive qualification. Many of these professions provide stable employment. For example, both general clerks and receptionists are expected to experience moderate growth in the coming years, according to Job Outlook.
The BSB30120 Certificate III in Business can provide a significant leg-up on your peers when looking for your first administrative job, though it can also serve as an excellent skill boost to leverage for a promotion or when applying for a more senior role. As a nationally recognised certificate, your business training with Foundation Education will reassure prospective employers that you have the knowledge and skills to succeed as an administrative assistant, personal assistant, administration officer, receptionist, customer service representative, records clerk, or word processing operator.
This generalised qualification is ideal if you know that business is the right career path for you, but you do not have a niche or specific work environment in mind. If you would prefer to narrow your focus, we also offer the BSB30120 Certificate III in Business with specialisations in medical administration, customer engagement, and business administration. Alternatively, if you would like to study business online at a higher level, you may wish to consider the BSB40120 Certificate IV in Business or the BSB50120 Diploma of Business.
The BSB30120 Certificate III in Business is a Nationally Recognised course.
Whilst there are no formal recognition of prior learning (RPL) or entry requirements mandated by the training package, students’ skills and capabilities to undertake this training product will be assessed and advice on suitability will be provided during the pre-enrolment process.
You will need to be at least 16 years old. If you are under 18 your enrolment form will need to be signed by a parent or guardian.
You will need to be a permanent Australian resident or equivalent.
In order to successfully complete the online part of the business course you will need regular access to the following:
- Computer: Laptop or desktop computer with working speakers or headphone points
- Internet: High-speed internet such as Broadband or ADSL, T1/T2, fibre optic (Dial-up access is not recommended)
- Windows: Operating system – Windows 8 or above
- Internet Browser: Google Chrome, Firefox or Microsoft Internet Explorer 11
- MAC: Operating system - OS X 10.14 Mojave or later
- Software: Flash, Adobe Reader, Microsoft Word (or Open Office which is free to download).
Where required, we will assist you in organising a work placement location of your choosing.
Certificate III in Business
Online Course available
The length of the course is up to 12 months
Submit 1 unit of competency every 2.5 weeks to graduate in 12 months
Contact us on 1300 616 197 for course costs
Cost & Payment Options
Your course fee includes the delivery and assessment of your qualification, your study materials (including all resources) and ongoing support from our Education Team.
Upfront payment All course costs can be paid in total via VISA/MasterCard or bank deposit.
Payment plan Paid via a series of regular weekly or fortnightly instalments.
Course Structure & Prerequisites
There are no entry requirements for this qualification.
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Recognition of Prior Learning
Given that some students may already be able to demonstrate their competence in some units, a recognition of prior learning (RPL) assessment process may be available to students to recognise skills and knowledge that may have been gained through formal and informal training and/or learning, work experience and life experience.
Why choose us?
Flexible Online Study
All of our courses are delivered online, giving you the flexibility to choose your course length.
Dedicated Student Support
Our industry experienced Technical Advisors, Assessors and Support Officers will support you from enrolment through to graduation.
Course material is developed in consultation with industry experts to equip you with job-ready skills.
Nationally Recognised Training
All of our courses are Nationally Recognised and accredited.