Certificate II in Business: an entry-level qualification that provides students with the knowledge and skills to enhance their employment prospects in a business or office environment. The certificate provides an understanding of business fundamentals within the Australian context and will assist students to gain employment opportunities in an entry-level administrative or customer service role.

Certificate III in Business: provides students with the opportunity to develop a broad range of skills and knowledge to work in a variety of work contexts using discretion, judgement and relevant theoretical knowledge.





Noble Park Secondary College

Attendance 90%
Duration of Course 1 – 2 years
Work Placement 80 hours
Materials Required Online software program (iVET)
Cost Units 1 & 2 $70
Units 3 & 4 $70

Course Content

Participate in OHS processes, deliver a service to customers, work effectively in a business environment, process and maintain workplace information, handle mail, contribute to workplace innovation, produce simple work processed documents, create and use spreadsheets, communicate electronically, identify suitability for microbusiness, participate in environmentally sustainable work practices, organise and complete daily work activities, work effectively with others, use business technology, maintain daily financial/business records

Course Details
Students who successfully complete Cert II in Business will be eligible for up to four units of credit towards their VCE at Units 1 and 2 level.

 ATAR Contribution

Certificate III in Business can contribute to VCE units of competency. If students wish to receive an ATAR for Units 3 and 4 sequence of VCE VET must undertake scored assessment for the purpose of achieving a study score. This study score can contribute directly to the ATAR, either as one of the student’s best four studies (the primary four) or as a fifth or sixth study.

Note: Where a student elects not to receive a study score for VCE VET Business, no contribution to the ATAR will be available.