Melbourne CourseCourse:Certificate III in Business Administration (Education)
 Duration:Study at your own pace 
 Delivery Mode:Blended Online learning 
 Next Intake:Monthly intake (6 seats left)
 Recognition:Nationally Recognised Qualification – Australia wide

BSB30915 Certificate III in Business Administration (Education)

Certificate III in Business Administration (Education) is a nationally recognised qualification, it will develop and broaden your business administration skills in educational or school support work. This program is suited for return to work or students who are seeking to find a role in school office administration or admin support jobs. It can help you gain confidence, learn technical skills  to help you excel in your role as office admin.

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Entry requirements

Applicants must:

  • Be 18 years or over
  • Be sufficiently proficient in English (read, write and speak) to be able to work successfully in a highly regulated environment
  • Have satisfactorily completed a minimum of year 12 or equivalent

Pre Training Review (PTR)

A pre-training interview would be conducted with the applicant by a Frontier representative. This interview will help us identify your prior experience, existing knowledge, skills, and suitability for the course. Pre Training Review will be valuable in determining additional support and/or reasonable adjustment required for you to successfully complete the course.

Language, Literacy & Numeracy

Applicants must undertake a language, literacy and numeracy assessment during their induction session prior to beginning the qualification. Results will be assessed on an individual level by the assessor.

Depending upon the level of support required for the language, literacy or numeracy an alternative training and assessment methods may be used or the learners will be recommended to pursue Foundation Skills program, which will help them fulfill the LLN gap and achieve the qualification.

Course structure

The students enrolled in BSB30915 Certificate III in Business Administration (Education) are required to complete 13 units of competency as listed below:

Core unit

BSBIND301 Work effectively in an educational environment

BSBITU307 Develop keyboarding speed and accuracy

BSBWHS201 Contribute to health and safety of self and others

Elective unit

BSBADM307 Organise schedules

BSBADM405 Organise meetings

BSBADM406 Organise business travel

BSBCUS301 Deliver and monitor a service to customers

BSBFIA303 Process accounts payable and receivable

BSBFIA304 Maintain a general ledger

BSBITU309 Producedesktoppublisheddocuments

BSBITU312 Create electronic presentations

BSBMKG408 Conduct market research

BSBWRT301 Write simple document

Course delivery

You are advised to identify your delivery method prior to enrolling in the qualification. Frontier Institute of Technology offers the following delivery modes for this qualification:

  • Face to Face Delivery – It involves structured classroom based training in a simulated work environment. Each session will allow enough time for the students to learn the topic, undertake practice opportunities and complete / submit set tasks required for assessment purposes.
  • Blended Learning – a combination of face-to-face and online course delivery.
  • Self- paced learning – Self-paced learning involves the learner undertaking learning and assessment tasks between face-to-face consultations. The extent of self-paced learning is determined by each individual learner and is communicated through the trainer and assessor.
  • On the job learning – On the job learning occurs when the learner undertakes structured training within their workplace which is delivered by a workplace supervisor, manager, colleague or workplace trainer


The time taken to complete will depend on the learner and the delivery option selected.

Intake Dates – Frontier Training and Technology offers monthly intakes and the course may be commenced in your discretion. Please inquire with the Student Administration regarding intake dates. Intake dates are also published and updated in our website at

Course Duration – 540 hours delivered over a period of 7 months. The course duration may vary depending on the learners’ prior experience, knowledge and abilities.

How to apply

First Point of ContactEbony Fitzpatrick
Office Hours9.00 am to 5.00 pm Monday to Friday excluding public holidays


Frontier Indicative Course Fees for 2020

    Indicative Course Fees and Payment Plans

1. Pay directly with our Account Department

You can arrange to make your fee payments directly with our Accounts Department at 735 Pascoe Vale Road, Glenroy Vic 3046 by Cash, EFTPOS or credit card, or do an online bank transfer (EFT) to the following bank account:

Account Name:  
                   Frontier Training and Technology
Bank Name:                           NAB
Branch Number (BSB):    083 004
Account Number:                761977553

2. Study Loans

Study Loan

Study loans is Australia’s first dedicated private student loan provider. It allows students to have full control over their loans by empowering them to manage and track loans effectively, with simple terms, a responsible funding method and a dedicated student access portal.


  • Purpose: Fund education only
  • Type: Principal and interest
  • Rates: Competitive interest rates offered
  • Payment: Weekly, fortnightly or monthly direct debit
  • Loan Term: 6 to 48 months
  • Loan Amount: $2,001 to $15,000


  • Australian citizen or permanent resident
  • Employed in a full-time, part-time or casual job
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Can demonstrate a capacity to service the loan

3. Direct Debit

This option is for students who want a convenient payment process to save time.

Payments can be done weekly, fortnightly or monthly and in that way, some of the courses are less than 59$ a week.

Contact Frontier Institute of Technology admin for further info.

If you have further queries, please contact us on (03) 9041-1820

Recognition of prior learning


RPL is an acronym for Recognised Prior Learning. Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is an assessment pathway to gain a qualification if you believe that you have the skills, knowledge and experience gained through work, training courses and work based training to meet the requirements of the course.

If you have required skills and experience in a sector, and can provide supporting evidences, you may be eligible for Recognised Prior Learning (RPL), which will provide you a certification based on your experience.

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Frequently Asked Question

Who is this course designed for?

Our nationally recognised BSB30915 Certificate III in Business Administration (Education) provides knowledge and skills to work in administrative roles in schools. We aim at equipping the students with not only the knowledge but also the skills to excel in the field they are pursuing.

What are the benefits of a certificate in Business Administration?

The benefits of this certificate are to allow students to advance their career in the education industry working respected office roles which make the school run efficiently. You can then further use these skills and translate them into other industries in an administrative role.

Is the course delivered online?

Yes, the certificate in Business Administration has a blended learning delivery where the course is taken online but may have a few face to face classes/assessments.

How long does it take?

Study at your on pace or face to face. 540 hours delivered over a period of 7 months. The course duration may vary upon learners’ prior experience, knowledge and abilities.

What are the entry requirements?

Applicants must be 18 years or over, be sufficiently proficient in English and have satisfactorily completed a minimum of year 12 or equivalent.

What jobs can I get with a business administration certificate?

Providing you with the skill set to be efficient with word processors, run and organise meetings and to perform exceptional customer service. Best suited for those returning to work or students seeking employment in schools, use these tools to start your career in many respected areas of the education industry.

  • School Administrative Support
  • College or School Receptionist
  • RTO Administration Officer
  • RTO Business Trainee
  • Education Office Administrator