Certificate III in Business

Study what you love while living the life you dream of.

This qualification reflects the role of individuals in a variety of Business Services job roles. It is likely that these individuals are establishing their own work performance.


Individuals in these roles carry out a range of routine procedural, clerical, administrative or operational tasks that require technology and business skills. They apply a broad range of competencies using some discretion, judgment and relevant theoretical knowledge. They may provide technical advice and support to a team.

Possible future study pathways are to continue to a higher level Vocational Qualification such as Certificate IV.

Once students have completed the BSB30120 – Certificate III in Business, they will be able to seek employment as entry-level business team members.

There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification, however, for enrolment in this course at Albright Institute a student must:

  • Be 18 years of age at the time of commencement of the course
  • Have successful completion of Australian Equivalent Year 11 qualification
  • Have a valid IELTS score of 5.5 or PTE score of 42 or its equivalent (Completed a minimum 12-Week General English Course of Upper-Intermediate Level)- Within the last 2 Calendar Years
    Completed Australian Qualification minimum AQF Level 4 (Certificate 4) or Australian Senior Secondary Certificate of Education- Within the last 2 Calendar Years
  • Complete the Albright Language, Literacy & Numeracy (LLN) test
  • Have a valid Student Visa status which allows them to study in Australia in Vocational levels for international student
  • Have basic computer and MS Office skills (Word, Excel and Power Point)
  • Satisfy Pre-Training Review (PTR) Assessment requirement

Suggested Pathway
Prior to undertaking BSB30120 Certificate III Business, students are strongly recommended to complete Certificate II in Workplace Skills or any other Certificate II level qualifications

  • Total number of units = 13
  • 6 core units plus
  • 7 elective units
  • 52 Weeks
    Including holidays
  • 20 hours per week

Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide & Brisbane

Core Units:

BSBPEF201 Support personal wellbeing in the workplace.
BSBCRT311 Apply critical thinking skills in a team environment.
BSBSUS211 Participate in sustainable work practices.
BSBTWK301 Use inclusive work practices.
BSBWHS311 Assist with maintaining workplace safety.
BSBXCM301 Engage in workplace communication.

Elective Units:

BSBPEF301 Organise personal work priorities
BSBWRT311 Write simple documents
BSBESB401 Research and develop business plans
BSBOPS304 Deliver and monitor a service to customers
BSBOPS305 Process customer complaints
BSBXTW301 Work in a team
BSBTEC303 Create electronic presentations


Day 1Time Day 2Time 
Tuesday8:30 am – 12:30 pmThursday8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Tuesday1:00 pm – 5:00 pmThursday1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
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Thursday8:30 am – 12:30 pmTuesday8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Thursday1:00 pm – 5:00 pmTuesday1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
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Thursday8:30 am – 12:30 pmTuesday8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Thursday1:00 pm – 5:00 pmTuesday1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Day 1Time Day 2Time 
Thursday8:30 am – 12:30 pmTuesday8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Thursday1:00 pm – 5:00 pmTuesday1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Training at Albright is a combination of facilitated learning activities using a combination of theory and research. The different range of activities could be demonstrations, role plays, presentations and individual classroom and group activities.

  • Students are required to attend a total of 16 hours scheduled training + 4 hours of structured learning activities with trainer support to complete the 20 contact hours per week requirement of the International Student visa.
  • Students who have completed their orientation can access their current timetable, classroom & session details at Albright LMS: https://albrightinstitute.ai-one.io/
  • Current students can review their ongoing course progress by accessing the Albright LMS https://albrightinstitute.ai-one.io/
  • Term Details
  • Timetable is subject to change.
  • The above information was last updated on: 04 September 2023.

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