Course Start Date
16.9 Hours per week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Traineeship Allowed
- This training is fully government-subsidised under JobTrainer
The nationally recognised Certificate III in Business will empower you with the essential knowledge and skills you need to build your career in business services. Learn transferrable skills you can apply across a range of industries and business models with this exciting and practical course.
LEARN NEW SKILLS
Through theoretical and practical course work, you will learn to:
- Work with different stakeholders
- Prepare documents, spreadsheets and presentations
- Maintain office resources
- Support an operational plan
- Maintain financial records
- Use office software (generally Microsoft Office)
DEVELOP YOUR TALENT
Develop the personal attributes that will help you get ahead:
- Communication and interpersonal skills
- Time management
- Collaboration and team work
- Problem solving skills
ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS
Completing this course will provide you with:
- A nationally recognised qualification at Certificate III level
- The knowledge and skills to enhance your career opportunities
- Strong pathways to continued study
- Clerical officer
- Customer service officer
- General clerk
- Payroll officer
- Program administrator
- Word processing officer
GROW YOUR CAREER
Build on your expertise with these further study options:
- Certificate IV in Business
- Diploma of Business
- Certificate IV in Business Administration
- Diploma of Business Administration
In every office, in every industry, there is high demand for qualified and skilled office support staff. General clerks represent the second largest occupation in Australia and this is expected to increase by 14% by 2024/25. Be a part of this growth industry when you study the Certificate III in Business.
This course is superseded. You can still enrol in this course, and you will be contacted if you need to transition into the next version when it is available.
To register for an information session, head to tafensw.edu.au/infofest. Students who cannot attend the Information Session please make an online enquiry or contact us on 131 601 for more information about the course!
There are no information sessions currently scheduled for this course
This is a blended flexible course. You will need to attend complete approximately 16.9 hours of study per week, for 1 year.
You may also be required to complete approximately 1.7 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including assignments, access to computers in HUB to complete IT tasks, completion of theory tasks and private study.
IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?
This course offering is designed for people who wish to complete a Certificate using blended delivery. This means that you will be using an online learning platform- Moodle. It is expected that you will have basic knowledge of using a computer and emails.
SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT
There are additional learning and study tools available for this course, including:
- Student HUB
- Library facilities and Education Support Officers to support research and independent learning activities
- TAFE Counsellors
- Aboriginal Community Consultants
- Disability Support Services
We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services
As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:
- LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
- Smarthinking - after hours online study support service
- Easy computing online short courses
- Access to local TAFE libraries
- Accessibility and Disability Support Services
- Access to Read&Write learning support software at TAFE and at home
An individual training plan will be provided when you enrol in this course. Your plan will outline the recommended study timetable and detail your units and assessments.
This is a fully government-subsidised JobTrainer course. Eligibility criteria applies.
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process. Payment plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.
For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?
READ BEFORE YOU ENROL
Learn about TAFE NSW Fees
Learn about TAFE NSW Payment/Funding
Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.
Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition
Applying with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. As you progress through the application and enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.
For further information or assistance, call 131 601.
If you are interested in studying as a Trainee please call 131 601 for full details. (only if available as a trainee)
Find out more about Applying and Enrolling
Blended learning provides students with access to a wide range of courses and training opportunities from a local TAFE NSW campus or from home.
Blended learning combines online, web/video conferencing, and workshops including:
Study using the TAFE Digital online learning platform.
Connected learning on campus
Connected learning enables you to attend your nearest TAFE NSW campus to participate in scheduled video conference classes with your teacher and other students located around the state.
Mobile training units
Mobile training units can be mobilised across many TAFE NSW locations and enable you to access teachers and specialised equipment and resources required on training days.
|BSBWHS302||Apply knowledge of WHS legislation in the workplace|
|BSBADM311||Maintain business resources|
|BSBCUS301||Deliver and monitor a service to customers|
|BSBDIV301||Work effectively with diversity|
|BSBINM301||Organise workplace information|
|BSBITU306||Design and produce business documents|
|BSBITU312||Create electronic presentations|
|BSBITU313||Design and produce digital text documents|
|BSBITU314||Design and produce spreadsheets|
|BSBWOR204||Use business technology|
|BSBWOR301||Organise personal work priorities and development|
|BSBWRT301||Write simple documents|
Customer Service Officer
Data Entry Operator
Word Processing Operator
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.Apply Now
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