Certificate III in Business

The Certificate III in Business reflects the varied roles of individuals across different industry sectors who apply a broad range of competencies using some discretion, judgment and relevant theoretical knowledge. They may provide technical advice and support to a team.

Please select a study mode from the list below.

On campus

The qualification is delivered through a combination of online and workplace or classroom based training and delivery.

You will be allocated a Trainer/Assessor who can provide you support over the phone or by email or face-to-face as required.

Start Date

Please see our Intake Dates page to see upcoming dates for enrolment into this course.


Pricing varies depending on the state you are taking the course in. Please see our Pricing Schedule, or fill in an Eligibility Check for any government funding that may be available to you.

Payment plans are also available for some courses.


All assessments are competency based. You will be assessed against each unit of competency as well as the full qualification. The type of assessment tasks may include: Practical demonstration, Knowledge based test, Portfolio of evidence, Case studies, Research projects, Oral questioning.

Course Delivery

This course is delivered by Everthought Education Perth.

RTO Code: 51681

What will you learn?

There is 1 compulsory (core) and 11 elective units, which can be selected from a wide range of business and related units. A sample course structure would be as follows:

Core Units

BSBWHS302 Apply knowledge of WHS legislation in the workplace

Elective Units

BSBCMM301 Process customer complaints
BSBCUS301 Deliver and monitor a service to customers
BSBDIV301 Work effectively with diversity
BSBFLM309 Support continuous improvement systems and processes
BSBINM301 Organise workplace information
BSBINN301 Promote innovation in a team environment
BSBITU304 Produce spreadsheets
BSBITU306 Design and produce business documents
BSBPRO301 Recommend products and services
BSBWOR301 Organise personal work priorities and development
BSBWRT301 Write simple documents


Career opportunities include employment as a:

  • Clerical Officer

    Customer Service Adviser

    Data Entry Operator

    General Clerk

    Information Officer

    Payroll Officer


    Word Processing Operator

After successful completion of this course you may continue your studies by enrolling in:

  • CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building & Construction (Building)
  • CPC50210 Diploma of Building & Construction (Building)
  • CPC40110 Certificate IV in Building & Construction (Building)

Course Recognition

This course meets the national training requirement for Qualification BSB30112 Certificate III in Business and all listed units. On successful completion of all 12 units of competency you will be issued a nationally recognised Qualification in Certificate III in Business and a Record of Results listing your units.

If you only partially complete your qualification you will be issued a Statement of Attainment listing your completed units of competency.

Entry Requirements

There are no pre-requisite requirements for Certificate III in Business.

A reasonable level of language, literacy and numeracy skills are required to comprehend legislation and documentation.

Enquiries and Enrolments

If you have any questions regarding the course, or would like to enrol please fill in the eligibility check form on the right hand side of the page.