Certificate III in Business
Certificate III in Business (BSB30110), recently updated, is an entry-level, nationally recognised, government-accredited business certificate that will give you with a range of fundamental business skills that you can use to either gain employment or start your own business. You will learn crucial skills such as maintaining financial records, writing simple documents, purchasing goods and services, designing and producing text documents, designing and producing business documents, create databases and spreadsheets, create electronic presentations and so on.
The kind of skills that you will acquire from the Cert III in Business are skills which are considered essential to any business. There are always jobs available for people who can perform these skills and there will be plenty of room for you to advance your education if you wish to do so, after you complete your Certificate III.
By studying the Certificate III in Business Online, you'll have a great deal of flexibility. You don't need to wait months before you begin, you can enrol and start immediately. You also have the freedom to study from home and continue working full-time or part-time if you wish to do so, gradually completing your Certificate III at your own pace. By studying online, you'll be assigned to a dedicated tutor who you can contact anytime you need assistance with the workload. It doesn't get much easier. Furthermore, once you've completed the course, you can easily advance to the Certificate IV where you should be able to claim credits from your Certificate III towards your Cert IV. (Current and recently updated in October, 2012)
Certificate III in Business (BSB30110):
Course Code: BSB30110
Qualification: Certificate III in Business
Accreditation: This is a nationally recognised, government-accredited course
Study time: Approx. 430 study hours
Study method: Online or by Correspondence (Post)
Prerequisites / Requirements: There are no requirements to study this course
Enrolment dates: By studying online, you can enrol and start now!
Study Support: When you study online, you have private phone and email tutoring support whenever you need help
Financial Support: This Course is Centrelink approved and you may be eligible to receive ongoing study support benefits while you study this course from home. If you are a single parent, on a carers pension, disability pension and several others, you should be eligible for the pension education supplement. You should also ask Centrelink about the Education Entry Payment and the Temporary Supplement to Education Entry Payment ($1158 combined, as an upfront payment). If you're on NewStart Allowance, you should be able to claim the Education Entry Payment and the Temporary Supplement. To find out if you're eligible for Centrelink payments, call 13 24 90 and ask about the above payments.
Course outline: 12 theory subjects (1 core subject, 11 electives) + work placement
Pathways to further study: After completing the Certificate III in Business, you may go on to further study and complete: Certificate IV in Business, Diploma of Business, Diploma of Management.
Cricos Approved: Yes, international students may study this course
Austudy Approved: Yes, Certificate III in Business is Centrelink 'Austudy' approved
Who will benefit from this Business Certificate 3 Course:
- Anyone looking for a light-hearted approach to getting into the workforce or setting up a business
- Those considering the following career paths: Customer Service Operator, Data Entry Operator, Administration Duties, Receptionist, Secretary, Back-Office Duties, Clerical work, etc
- Anyone looking to obtain a basic business qualification
- Those who want to learn the basics of how business operate in their day-to-day activities
- Those who are considering starting their own business and want to learn the essentials of how businesses operate on a day-to-day basis
Certificate III in Business (BSB30110) Subjects:
Core subjects (Current and last updated in October, 2012)
Maintain business resources
Process customer complaints
Deliver and monitor a service to customers
Work effectively with diversity
Maintain financial records
Contribute to effective workplace relationships
Support operational plan
Provide workplace information and resourcing plans
Support continuous improvement systems and processes
Support a workplace learning environment
Contribute to team effectiveness
Organise workplace information
Utilise a knowledge management system
Promote innovation in a team environment
Comply with organisational requirements for protection and use of intellectual property
Create and use databases
Create electronic presentations
Design and produce text documents
Conduct online transactions
Design and produce business documents
Produce desktop published documents
Apply knowledge of OHS legislation in the workplace
Recommend products and services
Purchase goods and services
Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
Organise personal work priorities and development
Work effectively as an off site worker
Write simple documents
Certificate III in Business (BSB30110) FAQ's:
-I didn't finish high school and have no qualifications, can I study this business certificate 3 course?
Yes, there are no pre-requisites / requirements to study this course. By studying any business courses online, you can enrol and begin this course today.
-If I study this course online, do I receive the exact same business qualification that I would receive if I studied on campus?
Yes, you will receive the exact same qualification regardless of how you study it.
-How long do I have to finish this course when I study this business certificate online or via correspondence?
Usually 1-2 years, depending on which course provider you study with. You are usually able to apply for extension if you have a valid reason why you weren't able to finish it within the specified time-frame. Considering this course takes many people less than 6 months, 1-2 years is an extreme amount of time and you shouldn't require much longer.
-Are there exams?
No, when you study Certificate III in Business online or by distance there are written assessments which you need to submit.
Course information on the above Certificate III in Business, the entry level accredited business certificate, is current and has recently been updated in October, 2012).