BSB30115 – Certificate III In Business


This qualification reflects the varied roles of individuals across different industry sectors who apply a broad range of competencies using some discretion, judgment and relevant theoretical knowledge. They may provide technical advice and support to a team.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Entry Requirements

There are no specific academic entry requirements for this qualification.

Applicants for the Certificate III in Business are expected to:

  • Be able to use a personal computer, including basic word processing, spreadsheet, email programs and internet search engines
  • Have a demonstrated capacity in learning, reading, writing, oracy and numeracy competencies to Level 3 of the Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF). See Australian Core Skills Framework.

The above requirements could be demonstrated by applicants in a variety of ways such as:

  • Having completed secondary school to year 11;
  • Successful employment in a position that required use of computers in an office situation;
  • Verified references from an employer indicating that the applicant has demonstrated the above requirements in their workplace;
  • Via an interview process that assesses the applicant’s skills.

Work Placement Requirements

Not required

Licencing Requirements

Not required

Other Course Requirements

Students may be required to complete the written assessments outside of class time, which depending on the students underpinning knowledge, may be approximately 6-10 hours per week,


This qualification is currently undergoing transition. For more information on what this means for you see here: Download PDF

Course Length

Course length is 12 months

Course Locations

Whyalla, Port Lincoln, Roxby Downs, Adelaide

Delivery Modes Available

Full-time or part-time attendance at a group delivery in a venue conducted by a facilitator

Course Fees

Total course cost $3,000.00

Packaging Rules

Total number of units = 12

1 core unit  plus

11 elective units, of which:

7 of the elective units must be selected from the elective units listed below

4 elective units may be selected from the elective units listed below, from this Training Package or from any current accredited course or endorsed Training Package at the same qualification level

if not listed below, 1 elective unit may be selected from a Certificate II qualification and 2 elective units may be taken from a Certificate IV qualification.

Elective units must be relevant to the work environment and the qualification, maintain the integrity of the AQF alignment and contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome.

Unit List

BSBWHS302        Apply knowledge of WHS legislation in the workplace

BSBSUS201         Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

BSBDIV301          Work effectively with diversity

BSBXCM301        Engage in workplace communication

BSBITU306          Design and produce business documents

BSBITU314          Design and produce spreadsheets

BSBWOR301       Organise personal work priorities and development

BSBCUS301         Deliver and monitor a service to customers

BSBADM311       Maintain business resources

BSBPUR301         Purchase goods and services

BSBWRT301        Write simple documents

BSBINM301        Organise workplace information


If you have any questions regarding this course or would like to enrol, please contact us on:
Phone: 1300 885 697

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