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Gain valuable business administration skills including introduction to MYOB

This qualification is designed for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to develop their skills in a range of office functions and reflects the role of individuals who apply a broad range of administrative competencies in varied work contexts. It is specifically designed with a finance focus for those intending to develop skills and knowledge for entry level employment in a finance role; or to provide a pathway into further studies, particularly accounting.

Participants will learn the basic knowledge and skills to record the financial requirements of a small to medium sized enterprise using MYOB accounting software. Course details

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Cairns, Northern Area Peninsula

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Full time: 6 months / 3 x 2 week blocks, 8 months / 3 x 2 weeks

Course details


  • Full Fee $3,200
  • Subsidised $1,287
  • Concession $650

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Key dates

Cairns 21 May 2018 Full time / 3 x 2 week blocks Classroom
Northern Area Peninsula 9 Apr 2018 Full time / 3 x 2 weeks Classroom

Entry requirements

Candidates must have good numeracy and literacy skills and some computer literacy to complete this course.


Gatton, Newton, Eureka and Wilkinson Streets
Manunda QLD 4870

Northern Area Peninsula
Sebasio Street
Bamaga QLD 4876

Resources required

No specific resources are required to successfully complete this course.

It is recommended that students have access to a reliable internet connection to access TAFE Queensland's online learning system, and a computer with up-to-date software, including Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat Reader and Adobe Flash Player. This equipment and software is available for students to use at all TAFE Queensland locations.


Cairns and Bamaga campuses: Full time over 6 months; this program consists of 3 x 10 day workshops of face to face delivery. Attendance at these workshops is compulsory. Students must complete workbook activities between workshops as directed.

Cairns 2018 Residential Block dates:

  • Block 1: 28 May - 08 June 2018
  • Block 2: 23 July - 03 August 2018
  • Block 3: 12 November - 23 November 2018

Bamaga 2018 Residential Block dates:

  • Block 1: 9 - 20 April 2018
  • Block 2: 18 - 29 June 2018
  • Block 3: 22 October - 2 November 2018



Students need to successfully complete 13 units to gain the qualification; 2 core and 11 elective units.

BSBITU307 Develop keyboarding speed and accuracy Core
BSBWHS201 Contribute to health and safety of self and others Core
BSBADM307 Organise schedules Mandatory General Administration
BSBFIA304 Maintain a general ledger Mandatory Financial Administration
BSBITU304 Produce spreadsheets Mandatory Information Technology
BSBITU306 Design and produce business documents Mandatory Information Technology
BSBWRT301 Write simple documents Mandatory Writing
BSBFIA303 Process accounts payable and receivable Mandatory Financial Administration
BSBFIA302 Process payroll Mandatory Financial Administration
BSBFIA301 Maintain financial records Mandatory
FNSACC301 Process financial transactions and extract interim reports Mandatory
FNSACC303 Perform financial calculations Mandatory
FNSFLT201 Develop and use a personal budget Mandatory


Not all electives available at all campuses

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If you have difficulty paying the full cost of a course up front you might be eligible for a payment plan. This will allow you to pay for your course in instalments, rather than one upfront payment at the time of enrolment.


The Queensland Government will offset the cost of study for eligible students. You will still need to pay for a portion of your study costs. The amount above is what you will need to pay.

Certificate 3 Guarantee

You can receive a subsidy towards one certificate III qualification from a list of eligible courses. The amount provided depends on the demand for skilled workers in your chosen industry.

You're eligible for the Certificate 3 Guarantee if you:

  • Are 15 years or older and no longer in school
  • Live in Queensland full time
  • Are an Australian or New Zealand citizen, permanent resident, or temporary resident with the necessary visa or work permits
  • And don't currently have (or are enrolled in) a certificate 3 or higher level qualification.

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You are eligible for the concession price of a course if you are eligible for subsidised training, and are listed on an Australian Government Low Income Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card, if you are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, you hold a Department of Veterans' Affairs Pensioner Concession Card, or if you have a disability. Further information about concessions.

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Additional Costs

There are no additional costs to study this course.


BSB30415 Certificate III in Business Administration

Job prospects

  • General Clerical Workers
  • Accounts Clerk
  • Personal Assistants And Secretaries
  • Receptionist
  • Data Entry Operator
  • Office Administrator

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  • Read the student rules and refund policy
  • Created your Unique Student Identifier and can provide this code to TAFE Queensland
  • If you are applying for a subsidised cost, please ensure you have all the relevant documents at time of enrolment

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By telephone: 1300 656 959. In person: at any TAFE Queensland North location.

Recognition of prior learning

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Note: All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolments.

Last updated on 16 April 2018

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