Business

Learn about the topics crucial to working in the business and finance industry such as marketing, management, finance and skills such as how to manage office administration staff and develop the skills needed to produce complex documents, prepare financial reports, organise meetings and travel schedules.

National ID State ID Title Qualification level Study mode Campus
BSB30115 AVR7 Business Certificate III Face-to-face block delivery
Face-to-face classroom/campus delivery
Full-time
Mixed mode
On the job/on location
Online learning – flexible/self-paced
Part-time
Broome Campus
Derby Campus
Karratha Campus
Kununurra Campus
Minurmarghali Mia (Roebourne) Campus
Pundulmurra (South Hedland) Campus
Tom Price Campus
Business, business admin, cert 3 business, cert 3 bus, customer service, receptionist, admin, payroll, data entry

Make your mark in the corporate world.

The Certificate III in Business has been designed for those wishing to develop their existing office skills and gain a broad range of competencies necessary to fulfill the office roles traditionally found in the North West.

This qualification helps participants further enhance their existing Microsoft Office computer skills and add in finance options using MYOB; as well as other essential skills to improve their business acumen. Successful completion of this course could lead into a Certificate IV in Business, with the option of a dual qualification with Certificate IV in Bookkeeping, and is also a pathway to many other industries.

Ask us about our dual Business and Business Administration qualifications.

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

BSB10115 AVU7 Business Certificate I Face-to-face block delivery
Face-to-face classroom/campus delivery
Full-time
Mixed mode
On the job/on location
Online learning – flexible/self-paced
Part-time
Broome Campus
Derby Campus
Fitzroy Crossing Campus
Halls Creek Campus
Karratha Campus
Minurmarghali Mia (Roebourne) Campus
Tom Price Campus
Business, receptionist, admin, admin clerk, business trainee, cert 1 business, cert 1 bus

Let's begin with the business basics.

The Certificate I in Business is an entry-level course suitable for those seeking an introduction into business and office work. Participants will develop basic skills and knowledge to undertake a variety of administration tasks.

Participants will learn how to:

  • Operate a personal computer and/or other digital device
  • Create letters, flyers, posters and other business documents
  • Use a photocopier, printers, scanners, binders, laminators and back up devices
  • Communicate in a business environment
  • Organise files and folders on their devices

The units that form the Certificate I in Business act as a foundation for many other qualifications in business, finance, tourism, community services, hospitality and aged care, among others.

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

BSB20115 AVU8 Business Certificate II Face-to-face block delivery
Face-to-face classroom/campus delivery
Full-time
Mixed mode
On the job/on location
Online learning – flexible/self-paced
Part-time
Broome Campus
Derby Campus
Fitzroy Crossing Campus
Karratha Campus
Kununurra Campus
Minurmarghali Mia (Roebourne) Campus
Pundulmurra (South Hedland) Campus
Tom Price Campus
business, cert 2 business, cert 2 bus, admin, admin assistant, receptionist, data entry, office junior

Let's begin with the business basics.

Want a career in an office? Not sure if you have the skills?

The Certificate II in Business is a self-paced course designed for those without experience in the business sector, including school leavers and those looking for a new career or returning to the industry. Our lecturers can help you set up your email account and develop your word processing and Excel skills, as well as teaching you other essential knowledge to improve your chances of securing a career in business.

Successful completion of this course can lead into higher level qualifications and is also the foundation for many other industries.

Already employed in business? This course allows you to gain a nationally-accredited qualification while at work, recognising your capabilities while boosting your skills.

BSB40215 AVV9 Business Certificate IV Face-to-face block delivery
On the job/on location
Online learning – flexible/self-paced
Part-time
Broome Campus
Karratha Campus
Kununurra Campus
Minurmarghali Mia (Roebourne) Campus
Pundulmurra (South Hedland) Campus
Tom Price Campus
business, business admin, administrator, personal assistant, PA, cert 4 business

Make your mark in the corporate world.

The Certificate IV in Business reflects the role of individuals who use well-developed skills and a broad knowledge base in a wide variety of contexts. Participants will learn how to apply solutions to a defined range of unpredictable problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources.

Students will gain skills in:

  • Managing customers needs and feedback
  • Developing and promoting products and services
  • Recruiting staff

With only one core unit, this qualification allows students a wide range of flexibility and options for student. There are multiple electives to select from, covering areas such as projects, presentations, customer service, marketing, record keeping, research, organising meetings, finance, risk management and documentation including Microsoft Excel.

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

BSB50215 AVU9 Business Diploma On the job/on location
Online learning – flexible/self-paced
Part-time
Broome Campus
Karratha Campus
Kununurra Campus
Minurmarghali Mia (Roebourne) Campus
Tom Price Campus
Business, program coordinator, diploma business, dip business, bus, exec officer, executive officer

Climb the corporate ladder with a Diploma of Business.

The Diploma of Business is suitable for individuals who aspire to business management roles or are already in a management role and would like their experience recognised and/or improved.

Participants will be able select elective units from a broad range of business options including advertising, e-business, human resource management, marketing, meetings, finance, project and risk management.

This qualification is also suited to the needs of individuals with little or no vocational experience, but who possess sound theoretical business skills and knowledge that they would like to further develop in order to create further educational and employment opportunities.

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

Broome Workshops

A selection of Saturday workshops are available under this qualification to enable students to fast track their studies outside of regular working hours. Workshops may be completed as part of the full qualification or simply as stand alone units for those looking to upskill.

BSB30415 AVS2 Business Administration Certificate III Face-to-face block delivery
Face-to-face classroom/campus delivery
Full-time
On the job/on location
Online learning – flexible/self-paced
Part-time
Broome Campus
Karratha Campus
Kununurra Campus
Minurmarghali Mia (Roebourne) Campus
Newman Campus
Pundulmurra (South Hedland) Campus
Tom Price Campus
Business, business admin, administration, administrator, certificate 3 business admin, cert 3 bus admin, accounts receivable, payroll, receptionist

Gain the organisational skills to thrive in an active marketplace.

The Certificate III in Business Administration is designed for those with some office experience, and is suitable for career changers, ladder climbers, and those returning to the industry. This course is for those wanting to develop their existing office skills and gain a broad range of competencies necessary to fulfill a variety of the office roles traditionally found in the North West.

This course helps participants to further enhance their existing Microsoft Office computer skills and add in finance options using MYOB; as well as other essential skills and knowledge to provide technical advice and support to a team.

Successful completion of this course can lead into a Certificate IV in Business Administration and is also a pathway to many other industries.

BSB40515 AVS9 Business Administration Certificate IV Face-to-face classroom/campus delivery
On the job/on location
Online learning – flexible/self-paced
Part-time
Broome Campus
Karratha Campus
Kununurra Campus
Minurmarghali Mia (Roebourne) Campus
Newman Campus
Pundulmurra (South Hedland) Campus
Tom Price Campus
Business, business admin, accounts supervisor, personal assistant, PA, office admin, administrator, project assistant, cert 4 business, cert 4 bus, cert IV business

Gain the organisational skills to thrive in an active marketplace.

The Certificate IV in Business Administration further develops students' practical skills and knowledge of advanced office administrative procedures. Participants will learn how to manage office administration staff in a wide variety of administrative contexts.

Participants will learn how to:

  • Produce complex documents
  • Prepare financial reports
  • Organise meetings
  • Arrange complex travel schedules

There is a broad elective selection from which to choose specialty units or areas of interest.

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

BSB50415 AVV5 Business Administration Diploma On the job/on location
Online learning – flexible/self-paced
Part-time
Broome Campus
Karratha Campus
Kununurra Campus
Minurmarghali Mia (Roebourne) Campus
Pundulmurra (South Hedland) Campus
Tom Price Campus
Office manager, admin coordinator, administration coordinator, dip business admin, diploma business admin, administrator

Gain the organisational skills to thrive in an active marketplace.

The Diploma of Business Administration is suitable for individuals who aspire to business administration management roles or are already in a management role and would their experience recognised and/or improved.

This qualification provides students with the practical skills and knowledge to manage office administration staff. Participants will develop a sound theoretical knowledge base and use a range of specialised, technical or managerial competencies to plan, carry out and evaluate their own, and the work of their team.

Students will learn how to manage general administration processes such as payroll, administration systems and projects. Participants will also learn how to manage meetings and conferences. Participants can choose from a range of elective units, which cover planning and managing meetings and conferences, business documentation, customer service, projects, information and people performance.

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

IAD78 Computer Basics Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Kununurra Campus
computer, basic, basics, computers, introduction, beginners, introductory, comp

Gain the confidence to operate a computer!

This skill set teaches participants how to start up and use a range of basic functions on a computer and is suitable for those who perform a range of routine digital tasks in the business industry.

IAD71 Develop and Use Emotional Intelligence Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
emotion, emotional intelligence, intelligence, business, workshop

Through this workshop you will work towards increasing your self-awareness, self-management, social awareness and relationship management techniques in the context of the workplace.  Participants learn in an intensive format during the workshop. Please note there is some additional work to be completed post workshop to gain competency in this unit.

Join us Saturday from 9.00am-3.00pm 

IAA64 MYOB Bookkeeping Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Newman Campus
MYOB booking, MYOB, business support, business short course

Make business life easier with a little help from a great tool.

The MYOB Bookkeeping Skill Set provides participants with the skills and knowledge to establish, operate, and modify integrated computerised accounting system, MYOB.

This is generally under supervision and encompasses processing transactions in the system, maintaining the system, producing reports, and ensuring system integrity.

This course is suitable for individuals who use specialised knowledge, information technology, and planning and organising skills to establish and maintain an organisational system in service and trading environments.

IAD28 MYOB Introduction Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
MYOB Intro Workshop Skill Set, myob introduction, myob, myob training

MYOB is a useful tool for small businesses.

This workshop provides a short introduction into the MYOB software.

During this workshop, participants will learn how to:

  • Enter sales and purchases into MYOB
  • Print invoices
  • Use a range of GST codes
  • Enter payments received
  • Customise invoices

The textbook, A Step by Step Approach to Administer Subsidiary Accounts and Ledgers is required. Choose to complete assessments after the workshop and/or receive a letter documenting your participation.

IAA34 Microsoft Excel Advanced Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus
Karratha Campus
Pundulmurra (South Hedland) Campus
ms, microsoft, excel, advanced, spreadsheets

Develop skills in advanced analysis and automation tools using Microsoft Excel.

This course teaches participants how to successfully produce spread sheets for their business management and information analysis needs.

Topics covered:

  • Lookup and reference functions
  • Modifying Excel options
  • Customised formatting of charts
  • Labels and names in a workbook
  • Data protection
  • Summaries using subtotals
  • Data linking and consolidation
  • Pivot tables, group cells and outlines
  • Using the solver tool
  • Using macro recorder
IAA40 Microsoft Excel Intermediate Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Karratha Campus
Newman Campus
Pundulmurra (South Hedland) Campus
Tom Price Campus
excel training, microsoft excel training, MS excel training, excel intermediate, excel inter, exel training

Develop your skills in Microsoft Excel with this intermediate level course.

This course covers:

  • Fill operations within a data series
  • Moving the content of cells and ranges
  • Formula techniques
  • Logical functions
  • Number formatting techniques
  • Conditional formatting and borders
  • Techniques to enhance charts
  • Text formatting techniques

 

IAA36 Microsoft Excel Introduction Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Karratha Campus
Newman Campus
Pundulmurra (South Hedland) Campus
Tom Price Campus
excel intro, introduction, ms, business, microsoft

Develop your skills in Microsoft Excel

This course is designed to give participants a thorough understanding of Microsoft Excel 2013 and its uses.

 Participants will learn how to:

  • Open, navigate and create new workbooks and worksheets
  • Understand and work with ranges in a worksheet
  • Understand, create and work with formulas and functions to perform calculations
  • Understand and use formula cell referencing to create more complex formulas
  • Use font formatting techniques to enhance the look of a worksheet
  • Print workbook data
  • Use a number of formatting features and create effective charts

 

IAA37 Microsoft Outlook Introduction Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Minurmarghali Mia (Roebourne) Campus
Microsoft Outlook Introduction Skill Set, outlook intro, outlook introduction, outlook courses, outlook training, out

Need to boost your email skills?

This course provides new email users with a basic understanding of Microsoft Outlook 2013. The skills acquired in this course assist users in managing email accounts, scheduling appointments, and keeping track of contact information. 

Participants will learn how to:

  • Navigate through Outlook 2013
  • Create, send and receive email messages
  • Competently work with file and item attachments
  • Use message flags and reminders
  • Address junk email
  • Utilise the calendar feature
  • Create and work with contacts and tasks

By proposal, this course can be customised to suit individual and business needs, and can also be delivered off-campus.

IAA39 Microsoft Word Intermediate Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Minurmarghali Mia (Roebourne) Campus
word, intermediate, ms, business, microsoft

Develop your skills in Microsoft Word 2013 with this intermediate level course. 

Participants will learn how to produce more intricate and varied documents. 
This course covers:

  • Word options for easy access to files and information
  • Enhancing text and paragraphs using formatting features
  • Using tabs and numbered lists
  • Creating enhanced tables
  • Use timesaving features
  • Styles and templates
  • Headers and footers
  • Working with themes
  • Mail merges

In order to enrol in this skill set course, participants must have completed Microsoft Word Introduction, or have a basic understanding of it's functions.

Skill Set Pathways
 Microsoft Word Advanced

IAA35 Microsoft Word Introduction Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Kununurra Campus
Minurmarghali Mia (Roebourne) Campus

Learn how to master Microsoft Word with this introductory skill set.

This beginner level course has been designed to provide participants with a thorough understanding in the basics of Microsoft Word 2013.

This cover covers:

  • Creating, formatting and printing simple Word documents
  • Understanding screens, menus and dialogue boxes
  • Working with text and paragraphs
  • Page layout and design features
  • Working with tables
  • Printing documents
  • Accessing additional help and services

In order to enrol in this short course, participants must have a general understanding of personal computers and the Windows operating system.

BSB42618 BEA1 New Small Business Certificate IV Face-to-face classroom/campus delivery
Face-to-face off campus delivery
On the job/on location
Online learning – flexible/self-paced
Part-time
Broome Campus
Karratha Campus
Minurmarghali Mia (Roebourne) Campus
Pundulmurra (South Hedland) Campus
Tom Price Campus
Business manager, manager, small business, cert 4 small business, new business

Establishing your own small business?

The Certificate IV in New Small Business covers the essential elements of legal and risk management, marketing, finances and small business planning. This qualification is suitable for those establishing a small business, requiring skills and a broad knowledge base to solve a range of unpredictable problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources.

Throughout this course, students can use their own business as an example and work through projects to assist them in developing their business plans and strategies. As busy business owners, participants can elect to study areas where they need additional knowledge.

There are multiple elective units covering areas such as finance, networking, managing business operations, team, projects, customer service and marketing research.

This course is available at other campus locations upon request.

IAA66 XERO Bookeeping Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Newman Campus
xero, book, bookkeeping, accounting, books, tax, business

Learn the skills and knowledge required to establish, operate, and modify an integrated computerised accounting system (XERO).

 

Learn how to:

  • process transactions in the system
  • maintain and ensure system integrity.
  • produce reports

 

 

IAD24 XERO Introduction Skill Set Skill set Face-to-face classroom delivery
Broome Campus

XERO is cloud-based accounting software that is becoming increasingly popular, with many easy-to-use features.  

This workshop provides a short, six hour introduction to XERO software, with the opportunity to study further.  

Use XERO to enter a range of transactions, including: 

  • Invoices
  • Adjustment notes
  • Payments
  • Receipts
  • Bank entries
  • Bank statement
  • Financial reports

The textbook, Conduct Business Activities Using A Computerised Accounting System is required.  

Choose to complete assessments after the workshop and/or receive a letter documenting your participation.

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