Nationally Recognised Training

Available 100% Online

Course cost $2500 Fee for Service

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

This course is Centrelink Approved for student payments.

Qualification Description

This qualification reflects the role of skilled independent and micro-business contractors who apply a broad range of competencies in varied contexts, using some discretion and judgement and relevant theoretical knowledge. They may provide technical advice and support to a small team. start your first business by studying micro business with the Gold Coast Training College and get not only quality training but gain that competitive edge over other new business owners.

As part of the Queensland Government reform plan, the Certificate 3 Guarantee 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.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.


Students have a maximum 1 year to complete. 100% Online

Entry requirements


Queensland Funding 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 dependant 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.


BSB30315 Certificate III In Micro Business Operations


Total number of units = 10

5 Core Units:
BSBSMB301 Investigate micro business opportunities
BSBSMB302 Develop a micro business proposal
BSBSMB303 Organise finances for micro business
BSBSMB304 Determine resource requirements for the micro business
BSBSMB305 Comply with regulatory, taxation and insurance requirements for the micro business

5 Elective Units:
BSBFIA301 Maintain Financial records
BSBHRM405 Support the recruitment, selection and individual staff
BSBINN301 Promote innovation in a team environment
BSBREL401 Establish networks
BSBITU305 Conduct online transactions

BSB30315 Certificate III in Micro Business Operations Concession $80 = $8 unit
Non-Concession $100 = $10 unit