Nationally Recognised Training

Available 100% Online

Course cost $2500 Fee for Service

Funding is available, refer details below. Pricing from $80

This course is also Centrelink Approved for student payments.

The Certificate III in Business BSB30115 has been designed for individuals who would like to develop confidence and understanding of workplace procedures so they are able to use their initiative and be of influence on their work team outputs; including WHS processes, workplace effectiveness, financial record keeping, monitoring and maintaining resource usage, skills to write business documents etc.

By completing this qualification with the Gold Coast Training College you will learn how to apply a broad range of business skills in the different working environments.  Additionally, you will gain skills in working as a team, operational effectiveness, resource allocation, communication within a business environment and use of business software.

Course outline & structure

We provide you with first-class training and student support while you undertake your course. Our hands on industry experts share their knowledge with you validating the accreditation of this course in a practical way.

Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • Customer service adviser
  • Data entry operator
  • General clerk
  • Payroll officer
  • Word processing operator
Units required to complete this qualification are:

BSBSUS401 Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
BSBWHS302 Apply knowledge of WHS legislation in the workplace
BSBADM311 Maintain business resources
BSBINM301 Organise workplace information
BSBPRO301 Recommend products and services
BSBITU302 Produce desktop published documents
BSBITU306 Design and produce business documents
BSBITU303 Design and produce text documents
BSBPUR301 Purchase goods and services
BSBWOR301 Organise personal work priorities and development
BSBFIA301 Maintain financial records
BSBDIV301 Work effectively with diversity

This course is currently offered 100% Online. Study at your own pace using our user friendly student portal and be provided with individual support from your trainer. All students have a maximum of twelve months to complete this course. Extensions may be granted and fees and charges will apply.

Funding Available for Eligible Queenslanders under the Queensland VET Investment plan, Skills Assure Program. $100 Concessional, $80 Non-concessional students.

This qualification is also funded for Queensland Trainees under the User Choice funding program. Full costs associated with the qualification under User Choice is $1.60 per nominal hour. This equates to $856.00 for non concessional trainees ( $71.33 per unit) and $342.40 for concessional trainees ( $26.30 per unit). Each unit of competency is invoiced upon commencement.

Refund information can be found on our Course Payment Plans page and exemptions are available for Health Care Card Holders or dependants, Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders peoples or Pension Card Holders.

Queensland Eligibility and enrolment details are listed below.

Skills Assure Details

As part of the Queensland Government reform plan,  is designed to give eligible Queenslanders access to a government subsidised training place, leading to employment outcomes or to enhance career progression.

This course is heavily subsidised by the Certificate 3 Guarantee however all students will be responsible for payment of the student co-contribution fee.

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible to receive subsidised training, participants must meet the Eligibility Criteria:

  • Be an Australian or New Zealand Citizen, residing in Queensland
  • Be over the age of 15
  • Not be a secondary or full time student
  • Not already hold a post-school Certificate 3 qualification or higher
  • Not be currently enrolled in a post-school Certificate III or higher qualification.

*Certificate III qualifications completed at school are not counted.
*Employment status does not matter, eligible students may be jobseekers, or currently employed on a full-time, part-time or casual basis.

Concessional Students
  • Holder of a Health Care concession card
  • Partner or dependent of a person holding a Health Care or concession card
  • Holder of a Pensioner Concession card and your name appears on the card

It is important that potential participants are aware that the Certificate 3 Guarantee subsidised training is being provided for one qualification only.

Participants are advised to investigate the Course Outlines in order to make an informed choice about using the funding for the courses we are offering.

Participants will no longer be eligible for a subsidised training place under this program once they have completed a Certificate III level qualification.

Payment Information

The Student co-contribution fee represents the total non-government subsidised portion of essential training costs for the participant to complete the qualification.

These fees include tuition fees, cost of resources, and all other costs associated with delivering the training and awarding the Certificate to the participant.

Student Factsheet

BSB30115 Certificate 3 Business Concession $100 = $6.60 unit
Non-Concession $80 = $6.50 unit