Course Details - Business (Ocean View College B-12)

Course TitleBusiness
RegionWestern Adelaide Secondary Schools Network
Host OrganisationOcean View College B-12
Course Length2 semesters (1 year)
Students are encouraged to enrol in Year 11.
DescriptionThis course encompasses a variety of practical skills and theoretical units related to working in the business sector. Students will learn: • to work as a member of a team • how to provide a high standard of customer service • to accept the responsibilities of their position in the workplace • to identify work priorities and make decisions • organisational skills • to recognise opportunities in the workplace for development and improvement • an understanding of the relevant legislations relating to the business sector • their responsibilities regarding work, health and safety procedures • to produce business documents.
PathwaysThis course leads onto tertiary education or employment in this industry such as: customer service officer, business management, business administration, receptionist or clerical officer.
PrerequisitesSatisfactory literacy and numeracy skills.
Delivery Location(s)Harbor View Campus, 3 McLaren Parade, Port Adelaide, SA, 5015
Dates and Times36 weekly sessions at Harbor View Campus on Fridays from 09:00 until 15:30
Commencement date 08/02/19
Two break times provided. Students are required to wear a white shirt with black skirt or black business pants/trousers.
Work Placement5 days
5 days, if required. Placement must be in a business/logistics environment.
SACE DetailsSACE Stage 2, 65 SACE credits
All units completed by students enrolled in the Certificate 3 in Business will accrue Stage 2 credits (70 nominal hours = 10 Stage 2 SACE credits).
QualificationCertificate III in Business (National code BSB30115)
Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency, but not the full Qualification, are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment. Students who exit the course before completion may satisfy the requirements for the Basic Customer Engagement Skill Set.
RTOTIME Education and Training (National Code 40058)
CompulsoryBSBCUS301Deliver and monitor a service to customers   (35 nominal hours)
 BSBWHS302Apply knowledge of WHS legislation in the workplace   (20 nominal hours)
 BSBDIV301Work effectively with diversity   (30 nominal hours)
 BSBCMM301Process customer complaints   (30 nominal hours)
 BSBITU303Design and produce text documents   (90 nominal hours)
ElectiveBSBCUE205Prepare for work in a customer engagement environment   (30 nominal hours)
 BSBCUE203Conduct customer engagement   (100 nominal hours)
 BSBITU101Operate a personal computer   (20 nominal hours)
 BSBWOR301Organise personal work priorities and development   (30 nominal hours)
 BSBITU304Produce spreadsheets   (35 nominal hours)
 BSBWRT301Write simple documents   (30 nominal hours)
 TLIF1001Follow work health and safety procedures (White card)   (20 nominal hours)
 HLTAID003Provide first aid   (18 nominal hours)

All units completed by students enrolled in the Certificate 3 in Business will accrue Stage 2 SACE credits as per the nominal hour requirements.
Student Cost$100.00
This consists of $100 (GST free) Regional VET fee, payable to your Home School.
Home School Cost$450.00
This consists of a $300 (GST free) course cost and $150 (GST free) RTO fee. This will be invoiced to the Home School from Ocean View College B-12.
Cost NotesSome costings will be subject to change.
Number Of StudentsMinimum    10
Maximum   20
Selection ProcessInterview may be required.
Orientation DetailsFor enquiries, please call Ocean View College, Senior School on 8248 1422. There will be an information session on Friday 24 August 2018, 10:00 to 14:00 (term 3, week 5). Please contact Ocean View College, Senior School to register.
Public TransportTrain service to Port Adelaide Station and bus services available to Port Adelaide. See for train and bus routes and timetables.
Contact PersonMs Michelle Rappa, Phone 8248 1422, Email
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