Course Details - Business (Logistics Stream) - 'Making Smart Moves' (Ocean View College B-12)

Course TitleBusiness (Logistics Stream) - 'Making Smart Moves'
RegionWestern Adelaide Secondary Schools Network
Host OrganisationOcean View College B-12
Course Length2 semesters (1 year)
DescriptionThis course introduces students to the practical and theoretical aspects of logistics administration. Students will complete the practical aspects of the course in a simulated business environment (Simbus). Students work as business people, operating their own business and making decisions that lead the business into profitable (or not-so-profitable) outcomes. They learn to work as operational planners and administrators, develop understanding of relevant legislation, apply problem solving principles and gain knowledge of the day to day operations of a business entity. Simbus (run by TAFE SA), has over 100 simulated business organisations that have the opportunity to trade with each other throughout Australia. The simulated business introduces students to aspects of logistics administration including: • management of the simulated business (Harbor View Traders) • working in business departments: Administration, Imports, Exports, Purchases, Sales, Human Resources • working with business partners • identifying jobs and personal opportunities in the corporate world • following work, health and safety procedures • producing business documents • delivering customer service • developing a range of skills involving routines and procedures used by business and supply chains • working as a team, decision making, policy and procedure development and planning events The course leads onto tertiary education or employment in this industry.
PathwaysBusiness Management, Business Administration, Receptionist, Clerical, Accounting, International Freight Forwarding, Logistics, Warehousing and Freight Handling, Finance.
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 09/02/18
Two break times provided.
Work Placement5 days
Placement must be in a business/logistics environment.
SACE DetailsSACE Stage 2, 65 SACE credits
QualificationCertificate III in Business (National code BSB30115)
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)
 BSBWHS201Contribute to health and safety of self and others   (20 nominal hours)
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 NotesNil
Number Of StudentsMinimum    10
Maximum   20
Selection ProcessInterview
Orientation DetailsThere will be an information session on Friday 25th August 2017, 10.00 am-2.00 pm (term 3, week 5). Please contact Shelley on 8248 1422 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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