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BSB30120 Certificate III in Business (Administration)

National ID: BSB30120 State ID: AC46
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Want to become an administrative whizz? 

This course covers the core competencies that enable you to operate smoothly in your office-based role, with a particular focus on administrative components. You will learn about best practices for communication, inclusivity, problem solving and stress management. This course covers the planning and scheduling of works, procurement processes, digital and literary competency in business, basic financial transactions, record keeping and the importance of business sustainability

This course has been developed to fit the specific industry needs of the Northwest region, and provide in-demand support to small and large businesses in the areas of accounts and data entry. 

Throughout this course, you will gain skills in: 

  • Communication, inclusivity, problem solving and stress management 
  • Planning and scheduling work 
  • Procurement, basic financial transactions and record-keeping 
  • Workplace health and safety
  • Business sustainability 
  • You are a school leaver or entering the business environment
  • You have been on extended leave from the workplace
  • You have completed a Certificate II in Business or a Certificate II in Workplace Skills qualification and are looking to further your skills and knowledge 

Face-to-face weekly classes are held throughout the academic year.

Drop-in tutorial sessions are available throughout each term for all trainees who wish to attend.

You will have access to a Learner Management System to aid in the acquisition of knowledge and development of practical skills.

You will be assessed through practical activities in your workplace or a simulated business environment. 

Not all units and study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus.

You may have previously undertaken a Certificate II in Business or a Certificate II in Workplace Skills; however, there are no existing qualification requirements for entry into this course.  


National ID Unit title
BSBWHS311 Assist with maintaining workplace safety
BSBCRT311 Apply critical thinking skills in a team environment
BSBXCM301 Engage in workplace communication
BSBSUS211 Participate in sustainable work practices
BSBPEF201 Support personal wellbeing in the workplace
BSBTWK301 Use inclusive work practices


National ID Unit title
BSBTEC301 Design and produce business documents
BSBTEC302 Design and produce spreadsheets
BSBPEF301 Organise personal work priorities
BSBOPS303 Organise schedules
BSBFIN301 Process financial transactions
BSBFIN302 Maintain financial records
BSBPUR301 Purchase goods and services

This qualification prepares you for roles such as: 

  • Administration assistant 

Job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

For more information about job and career pathways, visit JobOutlook(opens in a new tab) or Jobs and Skills WA(opens in a new tab)

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Our estimated fees are based on:

  • Full time study in 2023
  • A selection of elective units designed to meet local industry demand for skills (different unit selections will attract different fees)
  • For more information regarding eligibility and fees, please visit DTWD website 

These fees are estimates only and depend on your eligibility for government funding, concession rates, the units you choose to study or seek to be recognised under Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Additional resource, material and/or equipment costs may apply. Visit our Fees and Charges page for more information, including on consumer rights.

Delivery locations and study options

Duration 12 months
When Date: 2023
Where Pundulmurra Campus
Duration 12 Months
When Date: 2023
Where Broome Campus
Derby Campus
Fitzroy Crossing Campus
Halls Creek Campus
Karratha Campus
Kununurra Campus
Minurmarghali Mia Campus
Newman Campus
Pundulmurra Campus
Tom Price Campus
Wyndham Campus
Duration 12 Months
When Date: 2023
Where Pundulmurra Campus

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