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|Study Mode||Traineeship, Workplace, Online|
|Commencement||Apply any time|
|Timetable||Virtual classes each month plus workplace training|
Whilst we pride ourselves on our hands-on training, we have had to adjust most of our courses for study from home and remote learning during the COVID-19 restrictions. This means courses will be delivered using a range of methods including online learning, virtual classrooms, workbooks and direct contact with your teacher.
Given the government restrictions that are now in place to reduce the spread of coronavirus in Australia, we expect this new model of study will continue until the government makes changes to these restrictions.
Begin your career in the business industry with the Certificate III in Business.
This traineeship allows you to learn a variety of skills and knowledge while working within a business environment. Under the supervision by a qualified person, you will gain practical skills to be applied to your chosen industry including retail.
Upon successful completion of the traineeship, you will be equipped to secure ongoing employment in your chosen area of business or continue to expand upon your skills with further study.
During this traineeship, you will develop the skills and knowledge to:
Your employer may choose from a medical, finance or retail suite of units to suit their business needs.
This traineeship includes a combination of virtual classes each month plus workplace training.
Virtual classes - a live online teaching and learning environment where teachers and students can present course materials, engage and interact with one another, and work in groups together.
After successfully completing this qualification, you will be equipped with the skills technical advice and support to a team. You may gain employment as:
After successfully completing this qualification, you may choose to continue further study in the business industry at Certificate IV or Diploma level such as the Diploma of Accounting.
Industry is constantly having input into training packages to ensure course content is relevant and industry specific. Where this occurs, the course code, title, units and content may change in the future and you may be enrolled into the new qualification. If relevant, further information will be provided on our website, upon enrolment and/or during the course of your training.
You must be employed as a trainee in a suitable business before commencing this course.
If you are currently not employed in this field, please contact the Skills and Jobs Centre for further advice on 1300 648 911.
You need to be employed in this field before commencing this course. If you are currently not employed in this field please contact the Skills and Jobs centre for further advice on 1300 648 911.
To be eligible to be awarded this qualification, you must successfully complete 12 units: 1 core and 11 elective units.
|Unit Code||Unit Name||Unit Hours||Unit Consumables|
|BSBWHS302||Apply knowledge of WHS legislation in the workplace||20||$0.00|
|Unit Code||Unit Name||Unit Hours||Unit Consumables|
|BSBCMM301||Process customer complaints||30||$0.00|
|BSBCUE203||Conduct customer engagement||100||$0.00|
|BSBDIV301||Work effectively with diversity||30||$0.00|
|BSBFLM312||Contribute to team effectiveness||40||$0.00|
|BSBITU306||Design and produce business documents||80||$0.00|
|BSBITU309||Produce desktop published documents||50||$0.00|
|BSBITU312||Create electronic presentations||20||$0.00|
|BSBITU313||Design and produce digital text documents||90||$0.00|
|BSBITU314||Design and produce spreadsheets||35||$0.00|
|BSBPUR301||Purchase goods and services||60||$0.00|
|BSBSUS401||Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices||40||$0.00|
|BSBWOR301||Organise personal work priorities and development||30||$0.00|
|SIRRINV001||Receive and handle retail stock||35||$0.00|
|SIRXIND002||Organise and maintain the store environment||20||$0.00|
This course involves accredited units. You will be required to complete assessment tasks to demonstrate your underpinning knowledge, skills and attributes to meet the course outcomes. A combination of written, oral and practical assessment strategies will be used in either a classroom, online or workplace environment.
Where units require demonstration of skills in a workplace environment, you will have the opportunity to do this either in your own workplace (where appropriate), through a practical placement, or by using one of the Institute's simulated workshops/classrooms. Detailed information about the types, conduct and dates of assessments will be provided in advance. You will also be provided with information about the opportunity for reassessment and appeal.
Once you have applied for your chosen course, you will receive a thank you email from South West TAFE with a few steps to help process your enrolment.
Complete a Pre-Training Review
You will receive an email to complete a Pre-Training Review online evaluation. This evaluation helps us tailor your training to suit your needs.
Create or provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI)
A USI is a nationally recognised reference number that provides an online record of your training qualifications gained in Australia.
Create your USI
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If you have experience or prior qualifications, you may be eligible to apply for recognition of prior learning and gain credits. You will be asked to provide any relevant Statement of Attainment to support identified credits.
Here's an outline of fees and costs associated with your course.
Your fees each year can be made up of 3 different elements. Everyone has different circumstances that can affect what you pay and how much you pay. :
There are 4 different rates of tuition fees. Only one will apply to you (depending on your eligibility and circumstances).
The fees listed below are indicative only. The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Funding made available to eligible individuals by State and Commonwealth Governments. If funding is utilised, this may affect future opportunities to access additional funding in the future.
|Course fees by student type||Indicative Course Fee|
|Government subsidised rate (if eligible)||$2,645.00|
|Full fee rate (if not eligible for govt subsidy)||$6,820.00|
Some courses require specific resources or materials necessary for your study eg: tools of the trade, excursions, etc. Final costs will be determined upon enrolment.
|Additional course fees||Indicative Course Fee|
|Course consumable/materials (approximate)||$240.00|
Once we have processed your enrolment form, you will receive an email with your invoice.
Payments will need to be arranged within five(5) business days of receiving the email containing your invoice.
We also offer a range of scholarships each year which you may be eligible to apply for to assist with course fees.
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