BSB30115 Certificate III in Business
CRICOS Code: 093541A
General:This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply a broad range of competencies in a varied work context using some discretion, judgement and relevant theoretical knowledge. They may provide technical advice and support to a team.
Entry requirements: Prospective students are required to complete the Pre-Training Interview form, to the satisfaction of ITHEA. You will also need to provide evidence of your English language proficiency. ITHEA will accept the following minimum English language test score:
|English language test providers||Minimum test score||Minimum test score where combined with at least 10 weeks ELICOS||Minimum test score where combined with at least 20 weeks ELICOS|
|International English Language Testing System||5.5||5||4.5|
|*Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) paper based||527||500||450|
|TOEFL internet based test||46||35||32|
|Cambridge English: Advanced (Certificate in Advanced English)||162||154||147|
|Pearson Test of English Academic||42||36||30|
|Occupational English Test||Pass**||N/A||N/A|
The test must have been taken no more than two years before you apply for your student visa.**The Occupational English Test includes a mark between A and E. An A or B is considered a pass.*The TOEFL paper based test will only be accepted from limited countries
ITHEA may also consider any English Language tests taken in Australia.
Pathways into the qualification: Preferred pathways for candidates considering this qualification include: BSB20115 Certificate II in Business or other relevant qualification OR with vocational experience assisting in a range of support roles without a formal business qualification.
Vocational or educational outcomes: Students can go into a range of employment or further study options, including BSB40215 Certificate IV in Business. Occupations may include, Accounts Clerk, Accounts Payable Clerk, General Clerk, Junior Personal Assistant, Office Assistant, Receptionist, Word Processor.
Job outlook: Please refer to the Australian Government Job Outlook site for job prospects for a General Clerk. 239,900 persons were employed as General Clerks in 2015. Job openings over the next 5 years are expected to be greater than 50,000.
Source: Department of Employment. For full details on General Clerks visit Job Outlook
Assessment: Assessment methods allow for the gathering of sufficient quality evidence about the student’s performance. Methods used include question and answer, activities and projects.
|Unit Code||Unit Descriptor||Nominal Hrs|
|BSBWHS302||Apply knowledge of WHS legislation in the workplace||20|
|Unit Code||Unit Descriptor||Nominal Hrs|
|BSBCUS301||Deliver and monitor a service to customers||35|
|BSBDIV301||Work effectively with diversity||30|
|BSBINM301||Organise workplace information||30|
|BSBINM302||Utilise a knowledge management system||50|
|BSBINN301||Promote innovation in a team environment||40|
|BSBSUS401||Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices||40|
|BSBITU306||Design and produce business documents||80|
|BSBPRO301||Recommend products and services||20|
|BSBWOR301||Organise personal work priorities and development||30|
|BSBFLM303||Contribute to effective workplace relationships||40|
|BSBFIA301||Maintain financial records||60|
How to Apply
Please make sure you have read all the course information about units of study, duration, entry requirements, assessment information, job prospects etc.
1. Download and complete the International Student Application Form.
2. Provide a certified copy of your English Language proficiency.
3. Provide a certified copy of your passport.
4. Provide certified copies of any academic transcripts.
5. Send your International Student Application Form with all supporting documents directly to ITHEA by mail or email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or through an authorised education agent. ITHEA administration team will process applications quickly. Applicants will then receive notification informing them of the result of their application.
Receiving a Letter of Offer and Enrolment Acceptance Agreement
Upon receipt of your completed application form and required relevant documents, ITHEA will ensure that all necessary entry requirements are met before issuing a Letter of Offer and an Enrolment Acceptance Agreement outlining the nominated course(s), duration of course(s), Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC), deposit required and instalment plan.
Please read and understand the Enrolment Acceptance Agreement before returning the complete signed document to ITHEA. We will also require your initial payment as indicated on the Enrolment Acceptance Agreement. Please ensure all payments are in Australian Dollars. When you have completed these steps, ITHEA will then send you a copy of the Confirmation of Enrolment(s) – eCoE(s)
Confirmation of Enrolment (eCoE)
Take the copy of the Conﬁrmation of Enrolment(s) – eCoE(s) to the Australian Consulate, Embassy, High Commission in your home country and apply for a student visa. If you are applying for your student visa directly, you can obtain information from the Department of Home Affairs www.homeaffairs.gov.au or your local Australian Diplomatic Mission. The Department will then commence procedures for the issue of your visa. As this can take some time, it is important that your application is submitted well before your course start date.