BSB30120 Certificate III in Business

Are you feeling stuck in your current job, yearning for a career that offers growth, diversity, and the chance to make a real impact? The BSB30120 Certificate III in Business is the key to unlocking your potential and propelling your career to new heights.
Course Provider
Foundation Education
(RTO 22557)
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100% Online

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Nationally Recognised Australian Qualification

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Upfront payment or flexible weekly payment options that suit your budget and lifestyle.

Please note: This is a fee-for-service program.

Course Overview

Start Date
Start Anytime.
Up to 12 months.
100% Online.
Career Outcomes
  • Administration Officer
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Personal Assistant
  • Receptionist
  • Records Clerk
  • Words Processing Operator
Course Modules
  1. BSBCRT311 Apply critical thinking skills in a team environment
  2. BSBPEF201 Support personal well-being in the workplace
  3. BSBSUS211 Participate in sustainable work practices
  4. BSBTWK301 Use inclusive work practices
  5. BSBWHS311 Assist with maintaining workplace safety
  6. BSBXCM301 Engage in workplace communication
  7. BSBWRT311 Write simple documents
  8. BSBTEC303 Create electronic presentations
  9. BSBPMG430 Undertake project work
  10. BSBOPS303 Organise schedules
  11. BSBOPS301 Maintain business resources
  12. BSBOPS304 Deliver and monitor a service to customers
  13. SIRXCEG005 Maintain business-to-business relationships
Course Fees Include
  • Flexible online study, so you can study the course whenever and wherever suits you.
  • Dedicated student support. Assessors and Technical Advisors will be there for you every step of the way until you graduate.
  • Course material is developed in consultation with health industry experts to equip you with job-ready skills and up-to-date industry knowledge.
Minimum Age

You will need to be at least 16 years old. If you are under 18, your enrolment form will need to be signed by a parent or guardian.

Residency Status

You will need to be a permanent Australian resident or equivalent.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Given that some students may already be able to demonstrate their competence in some units, recognition of prior learning (RPL) assessment process may be available to students to recognise skills and knowledge that may have been gained through formal and informal training and/or learning, work experience and life experience.

Payment Options

Upfront payment or flexible weekly payment* options that suit your budget and lifestyle. 

*Payment plan total is $100 deposit + 78 weekly payments. Foundation Education uses the direct debiting services of Debitsuccess on payment plans. Payment plans will incur a $12 establishment fee, charged with the first instalment, plus a 3.63% transaction fee on each transaction. The weekly payment amount provided is already inclusive of the transaction fee.

Please note: This is a fee-for-service program.

Launch your career in a professional setting with a Certificate III in Business

If you love setting up projects or have ever been called ‘the organiser’ of your friend group, a BSB30120 Certificate III in Business may just help you find your professional calling. This online business course covers a wide range of fundamental professional skills, from supporting the wellbeing of colleagues to helping maintain workplace safety. 

This well-rounded business certificate will equip you with the knowledge and abilities to thrive in various workplaces. Whether you take a job as an administrative assistant in an office or a receptionist in a hotel, you will have the confidence that comes with a comprehensive qualification. Many of these roles provide stable employment.

The BSB30120 Certificate III in Business can provide a significant leg-up on your peers when looking for your first administrative job, though it can also serve as an excellent skill boost to leverage for a promotion or when applying for a more senior role. As a nationally recognised qualification, your business training with Foundation Education will reassure prospective employers that you have the knowledge and skills to succeed as an administrative assistant, personal assistant, administration officer, receptionist, records clerk, or word processing operator. 

This generalised qualification is ideal if you know that business is the right career path for you, but you do not have a niche or specific work environment in mind. If you would prefer to narrow your focus, we also offer the BSB30120 Certificate III in Business with specialisations in medical administration, customer engagement, and business administration. Alternatively, if you would like to study business online at a higher level, you may wish to consider the BSB40120 Certificate IV in Business or the BSB50120 Diploma of Business. 


The BSB30120 Certificate III in Business is a Nationally Recognised course. 

Entry Requirements


Whilst there are no entry requirements mandated by the training package, your skills and capabilities to undertake this training product will be assessed and advice on suitability will be provided during the pre-enrolment process.

​​Minimum Age 

You will need to be at least 16 years old. If you are under 18 your enrolment form will need to be signed by a parent or guardian.

Residency Status 

You will need to be a permanent Australian resident or equivalent.

Work Placement

Where required, we may assist you in identifying work placement options.

*The contents are accurate at the time of writing. Get in touch with the course provider for the latest information.

About the Course Provider

Foundation Education

Foundation Education RTO 22557 is a leading Registered Training Organisation (RTO) that offers over 40 Certificate and Diploma-level courses across a wide range of industries including Childcare and Education, Allied Health, Dental Assisting, and Medical Administration. We provide students with access to quality vocational education and employment opportunities alongside our sister brand, the Australian Institute of Personal Trainers (AIPT), and a robust network of industry partners all around Australia. With courses designed by industry experts, you’ll gain the skills, knowledge and experience to graduate with the job-ready skills employers seek. Plus, you can learn at your pace and place with flexible study options. Whether you’re interested in a career as a Dental Assistant, Teacher Aide, Office Manager, Physiotherapy Assistant, or something else, Foundation Education has a vocational study option to take you where you want to go. Why choose Foundation Education? * Flexible Online Study – The theoretical component of our courses can be completed online at your own pace and place. * Dedicated Student Support – Our industry-experienced Subject Advisors, Assessors and Support Officers will support you from enrolment through to graduation. * Industry Relevant Courses – Course material is developed in consultation with industry experts to provide you with the comprehensive skills and knowledge required to graduate job-ready. * National Recognised Training – Every Certificate and Diploma offered is nationally recognised and accredited, meeting established industry needs and national quality assurance requirements. Foundation Education, RTO 22557, provides digital course offerings in fields like Childcare, Allied Health, and Dental Assisting. Their online programs offer flexible learning, allowing students to study at their pace and place, preparing them for various careers with job-ready skills, supported by industry partnerships.
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