top of page
College Classroom

Certificate III in Business

52 weeks

No Further Applications for 2024

Qualification Description

This qualification reflects the role of individuals in a variety of Business Services job roles.

It is likely that these individuals are establishing their own work performance.

Individuals in these roles carry out a range of routine procedural, clerical, administrative or operational tasks that

require technology and business skills. They 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.


Students who gain this qualification can further their study in a range of other Certificate IV qualifications.

Job Roles:

Job roles and titles relevant to this qualification may differ between industry sectors but may include:

  • Accounts Payable Clerk

  • Accounts Receivable Clerk

  • Clerk

  • Data Entry Operator

  • Junior Personal Assistant

  • Office Administration Assistant

  • Office Administrator

  • Receptionist

  • Word Processing Operator

Course Details

Course Code : BSB30120

CRICOS Provider : 106551K

Course Title : Certificate III in Business

Course Duration : 52 Weeks

Delivery Method : Face to Face 

Assessments : Assessment will occur through a variety of methods including projects, incorporating role-plays, case studies and short answer questions.


- Student must be at least 18 years old; 

- Successful completion of Australian Year 10 or equivalent at minimum;

- Are able to demonstrate a level of language, learning and numeracy skills suitable to this course (test to be administered by Centennial College includes Language Literacy and Numeracy Assessment and face-to-face/phone interview); or

- are able to provide evidence of an IELTS score of 5.0 or equivalent (test results must be no more than 2 years old) OR be able to provide any of the following evidence of English language competence

         - that they were educated for 5 years in an English speaking country

         - that they have successfully completed the College’s Language Literacy and

           Numeracy (LLN) Assessment followed  by an interview

         - that they have successfully completed their Year 12 or equivalent in English language

Unit of Competency

- BSBCRT311 Apply critical thinking skills in a team environment

- BSBCRT412 Articulate, present and debate ideas

- BSBESB401 Research and develop business

- BSBOPS304 Deliver and monitor a service to customers

- BSBPEF201 Support personal wellbeing in the workplace

- BSBPEF202 Plan and apply time management

- BSBPMG430 Undertake project work

- BSBSUS211 Participate in sustainable work practices

- BSBTEC201 Use business software applications

- BSBTEC202 Use digital technologies to communicate in a work environment

- BSBTWK301 Use inclusive work practices

- BSBWHS311 Assist with maintaining workplace safety

- BSBXCM301 Engage in workplace communication  

Fee Information

The course fee is inclusive of the following items

- The learning resources

- Support Services

- Certificate and Statement of Attainment (does not include replacement certificates)

Tuition Fee: $AU 6,000.00

Non-Tuition Fee: $AU 450.00

Estimated Total Course Cost: $AU 6,450.00

bottom of page