Certificate III in Business Administration

National Code: BSB30415
TAFE SA Code: TP00780


Pursue a career across a range of industries and businesses with this course. It is designed to provide the skills and knowledge needed to provide support for the effective functioning of business including the use of databases and spreadsheets, production of desktop publications, customer service, online transactions and delivery of electronic presentations.

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  • Employment Outcomes

    Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

    Qualifications & Skills Covered

    Certificate III in Business Administration (BSB30415)
    This course will provide development of a range of administration skills including keyboarding skills and accuracy, completing financial and/or general administration and written and interpersonal communication skills. To complete the qualification you are required to complete all 2 core units and 11 elective units.

    Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.

    of TAFE SA graduates find jobs or continue studying.
    of TAFE SA graduates are satisfied with the overall quality of training.

    * 2019 NCVER Student Outcomes Survey findings
  • Below is a list of all units that TAFE SA can offer in this qualification. The selection of units you will be enrolled into depends on the campus you attend, and the qualification packaging rules described on www.training.gov.au.

    Not all units listed below must necessarily be completed to achieve your qualification.


    Name Nominal Hours
    Contribute to health and safety of self and others 20
    Develop keyboarding speed and accuracy 50


    Name Nominal Hours
    Create electronic presentations 20
    Deliver and monitor a service to customers 35
    Design and produce business documents 80
    Design and produce digital text documents 90
    Design and produce spreadsheets 35
    Maintain a general ledger 60
    Organise personal work priorities and development 30
    Organise schedules 15
    Organise workplace information 30
    Process accounts payable and receivable 30
    Process payroll 30
    Produce desktop published documents 50
    Purchase goods and services online 40
    Use simple relational databases 30
    Work effectively with diversity 30
    Write simple documents 30
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