How you will learn
This program is provided as a mix of online and in booklet form. It will include activities, notes, and tutorials. Students receive continuous support from teachers for all course related questions.
A Certificate III in Business will empower you to undertake varied tasks in business applying theoretical knowledge, using discretion and judgement.
Graduates will complete the program with the skills and knowledge recognised by business professionals across a range of industries. AQI will support students with career and training advice.
Possible jobs for graduates:
- Customer Service Advisor
- Payroll Officer
- Office Manager
Pathways to further learning Graduates may undertake further study in a higher level qualification such as the Diploma of Business (BSB50215). AQI will provide you with advice and support on further training.
This course usually takes nine months to a year to complete, but students can complete it in less time if they choose to accelerate their learning. The maximum timeframe is two years.
There are no specific entry requirements for this Certificate program except AQI’s requirement that those students who have English as a Second Language must have sound English language skills which generally equate to an IELTS score of 5.5 Preferred pathways for candidates considering this qualification include either:
- Certificate II in Business or other relevant qualification, or
- Vocational experience assisting in a range of support roles
To obtain this qualification, students will complete the following units:
BSBCUS301 Deliver and monitor a service to customers
BSBFIA301 Maintain financial records
BSBFLM305 Support operational plan
BSBFLM309 Support continuous improvement systems and processes
BSBINN301 Promote innovation in a team environment
BSBITU302 Create electronic presentations
BSBITU304 Produce spreadsheets
BSBMKG414 Undertake marketing activities
BSBRES401 Analyse and present research information
BSBSUS301 Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
BSBWHS302 Apply knowledge of WHS legislation in the workplace
BSBWRT301 Write simple documents
This qualification is recognised nation-wide and is taken from the Australian Business Services Training Package.
Recognition of Prior Learning
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) takes into account the knowledge and skills you have already gained through your previous education and work. You can earn credit for this qualification if you have: 1. completed relevant formal or informal training, or 2. have developed skills in these areas through experience, or 3. if you can demonstrate the skills required.