Who is this business course for?

This course is for students who wish to enter into employment at mid level within the business sector gaining skills and understanding of the fundamentals of Australian Business.


This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply a broad range of competencies in a varied work context using some discretion, judgment and relevant theoretical knowledge. They may provide technical advice and support to a team.

Employment opportunities

This business course is especially designed for those who are, or wish to take on roles such as:

  • Data entry operator.
  • Customer service advisor.
  • General Clerk.
  • Payroll officer.
  • Typist.
  • Word processing operator.

Aim of course

This nationally accredited Certificate is a comprehensive course designed to give students the edge in the skills to lead to success.

It covers a broad range of business practices necessary to operate in an increasingly complex business environment.

Learning period & fees

Face to face: 16 weeks.
Distance: 20 to 52 weeks.
Certificate 3 Guarantee available.

Traineeship (User Choice funding ) available. NB: QLD only.


After achieving the Certificate III in Business participants could take on a range of Certificate IV and Diploma qualifications.

Prerequisite requirements

There are no prerequisite requirements for individual units of competency.

Recognition of prior learning

Students who have completed any of the units of study or have practical experience that they think can be used for RPL, please contact the Australian Careers College prior to enrolment.