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Certificate III in Business Administration

  • National Course Code: BSB30415
  • TAFE NSW code: BSB30415-01V03-19LHG-041

Location – Lithgow College

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Course Start Date


Hours Per Week



52 Weeks

  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • Traineeship Allowed
  • This training is subsidised by the NSW Government

Course Details

This qualification applies to a range of administrative roles in varied contexts.

Individuals in these positions use some discretion and judgement and 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.
There are no entry requirements for this qualification.
This course is designed to help learners to further develop their administrative skills in an office environment. It is an ideal course for job seekers, independent learners, employers for staff training and career changers to assist them in gaining a qualification to apply for positions in the fields of office administration.

Once learners have successfully completed this course they will be entitled to a Nationally recognised qualification in BSB30415 - Certificate III in Business Administration. Units of competence in this qualification will give them the skills for:

- Using word processing packages, spreadsheets or databases to produce written correspondence and reports
- Providing office administration services
- Developing practical responses to common breakdowns in workplace systems and procedures
- Rectifying discrepancies or errors in documentation and transactions
- Allocating resources to workplace tasks and requirements
- Collecting, analysing and organising workplace data
- Identifying risk factors and taking action to minimise risk
- Organising meeting schedules for clients and colleagues and negotiating alternative arrangements

Learners will then be able to articulate to Certificate IV in Business Administration or Diploma in Business Administration.

For successful completion of this course you will need:
- folder
- notepad
- pen

TAFE West conditions of entry to this course are the ability to work independently.
Part time course. Expectations are students will complete study outside of these hours and adhere to the training plan which sets out start and completion dates of course and units. 1 evening per week (Tuesday). Hours - 6pm to 8pm.

Depending on your previous qualifications and experience your fee may decrease from the maximum shown.
Payment by instalment may also be available. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.

Please contact the TAFE West Region Hotline 131601
Core Units
Number Title
BSBITU307 Develop keyboarding speed and accuracy
BSBWHS201 Contribute to health and safety of self and others
Elective Units
Number Title
BSBADM307 Organise schedules
BSBCUS301 Deliver and monitor a service to customers
BSBDIV301 Work effectively with diversity
BSBFIA302 Process payroll
BSBFIA303 Process accounts payable and receivable
BSBITU211 Produce digital text documents
BSBITU212 Create and use spreadsheets
BSBITU306 Design and produce business documents
BSBITU309 Produce desktop published documents
BSBITU312 Create electronic presentations
BSBITU313 Design and produce digital text documents
BSBITU314 Design and produce spreadsheets
BSBWOR204 Use business technology
BSBWRT301 Write simple documents

Note: Not all elective units listed may be available to study, please enquire for more information.
Accounts Officer
Administration Officer
Administrative Assistant
Clerical Officer
Credits/Returns Officer
Data Entry Operator
Office Administration Assistant

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Course Location

Lithgow College
Hill Street, Lithgow
Phone 131 601

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