Certificate I in Business – BSB10115

Australian Workplace Training offers Certificate I in Business via two delivery modes.
Online (E-Learning) and Externally.

This qualification is an entry-level qualification which allows individuals across a variety of industry sectors to develop basic skills and knowledge to prepare for work. They may undertake a range of simple tasks under close supervision. The range of technical skills and knowledge is limited.

This qualification is not linked to a specific job. It either imparts background skills and knowledge required for entering an industry, or provides a particular focus (e.g. competitive practices) that can be applied to jobs across a range of industries and occupations.

The following industry sectors relate to this qualification:

  • Business Services
  • Business Administration
  • Construction
  • Retail Trade
  • Accommodation and Food Services
  • Government Administration (inc Local)

An interview with a trainer will be arranged prior to your enrolment.
In this interview any difficulty you might experience with your training will be discussed, these may be language, literacy or physical disabilities. If you have any concerns or special needs please discuss them with the trainer during the interview as support could be available for you.

External and Online students study this course at their own pace, however it is anticipated the course will be completed in approximately twelve to eighteen months, it can be completed earlier depending on the individual. Students work at home with self-paced units and have access to a trainer either face to face or by phone, fax, correspondence and email for assistance.
Students are required to maintain monthly contact with their trainer via phone, email or face to face (please contact reception to arrange an appointment with your trainer).

During the course we will work with you to arrange a suitable venue(s) for work placement.
At the end of the course you will be expected to have completed a minimum of 80 hours of work placement to enable the assessment of your ability to implement your training under working conditions.
Please discuss this with your trainer at your interview.

Please note that students completing the course through a funded initiative will be required to complete the number of work placement hours nominated in the funding agreement.

This qualification consists of 6 units; 1 core and 5 elective.
Each unit includes the relevant training and assessment materials required to achieve competency

Core Units:
BSBWHS201 Contribute to health and safety to self and others

Elective Units:
BSBADM101 Use business equipment and resources
BSBCMM101 Apply basic communication skills
BSBITU101 Operate a personal computer
BSBITU102 Develop keyboard skills
BSBITU202 Create and use spreadsheets

The qualification is achieved by successfully completing all the suggested units.
This can be achieved by participating in training sessions, completing assignments and by demonstrating your ability by putting the learning into practice under working conditions during the work placement.
Skills Recognition is available.

Course Fees:

Fee for Service Students:

Cost of course: $600

Available Payment Plans:
Payment plan (per unit): $100 (payment to be made each time a unit is commenced)

Recognition Prior Learning: $75 per unit
Credit Transfer:                  $25 per unit

Incidental Fees:
Work Placement T-shirt:       $25
Work Placement Badge:        $4
Replacement unit fee:          $20 per unit

More information on our Fees can be found by visiting or Course Fee Information page. Payment plans are available.

For more information or to enrol, please contact us.