Business Administration

About the Course

This qualification would apply to individuals with various job titles including administration managers, general office managers and office managers. Individuals in these roles may possess a sound theoretical knowledge base and use a range of specialised, technical or managerial competencies to plan, carry out and evaluate their own work and/or the work of a team.

Licensing/Regulatory Information
No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

NSW Skills List

This qualification is on the NSW Skills List. The NSW Government will subsidise eligible students to undertake this qualification. For more information see Smart and Skilled

Qualification Diploma
National Code BSB50415
Where can I study?

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification

Study Options

Recognition of Prior Learning

Student Hubs

TAFE Western Connect - Choose how or where you study:

  • Online - Study using TAFE Western's online learning website
  • Workplace - Study at work supported by your supervisor and TAFE Western
  • Blended Learning - Study via a combination of online, workshops, web/video conferencing and mobile training units

On Campus - Study at a TAFE campus

You may have skills, knowledge, previous training or experience which is relevant to this course. If so, you may wish to have this recognised. This may also reduce your training time. For further information, visit Recognition and RPL

Our Student Hubs are a great place to study, relax and find out more about how you can get the most out of your studies.

Where can I study?

TAFE Western Connect

VET Student Loans

  Starts in May

  Part time

  Blended Learning

Enrolment Code: BSB50415R1-01V01-18WCN-018

TAFE Western Connect

How will I study?

To complete this course, you will need to have a computer (or smart mobile device, e.g., iPad) and an internet connection

STUDY ABROAD: If you would like to gain study experience overseas then students enrolled in this course may have the opportunity to go on a 2-week study program through the TAFE Western Outbound Mobility Program.

Benefits include:
• Improved job prospects
• Travelling overseas
• Expanding your networks
• Challenging yourself
• Gaining an edge
• an experience that is secure and affordable

This course will equip you with a broad base of theoretical knowledge and practical business skills to manage administrative office functions and teams. This is also an ideal course for you if you would like to have your existing skills recognised or upgraded.Once you have successfully completed this course you will receive a nationally recognised qualification in Diploma in Business Administration.

Units of competence in this qualification will provide training in:
• Managing meetings
• Planning and managing conferences
• Planning and reviewing administrative systems
• Managing business documents
• Managing quality customer service
• Facilitating continuous improvement
• Undertaking project work
• Ensuring team effectiveness

This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.

When will I study?

This course is delivered via Online, Web conferencing and Posted resources

Class attendance is Part time

Course content will be delivered via online notes, printed resources and online sessions with your teacher and fellow students (web conferences). Email and phone support will be provided by your teacher.

Course length: 1 Year

Start Date: 14 May 2018
End Date: 21 January 2019

What will I pay?

A VET student loan may be available to eligible students to cover some or all of their course fees. More information will be made available closer to your enrolment

The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.

TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): Up to $2,850.00 (GST free).

The fee that is displayed is the price for a student completing their second qualification and meeting eligibility criteria. The fee you pay may be lower depending on your personal circumstances and eligibility for a subsidised place, a concession or an exemption. In some cases there are limited government subsidised places available.

Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.

A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.

Payment Options

Study Now, Pay Later

VET Student LoansVET Student Loans commenced on 1 January 2017, replacing the VET FEE-HELP scheme, which ceased on 31 December 2016. The new student loans program gives eligible students access to quality higher level VET qualifications, particularly those students who could not otherwise afford to pay upfront.

More information on VET Student Loans can be found at including: eligibility, loan caps, eligible courses, repayment options.

Who can I talk to?

Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393

What do I need?

While there are no formal entry requirements for this qualification, TAFE Western conditions of entry to this course are:
• the ability to work independently
• access to a computer with the appropriate Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel) as well as internet and email access

TAFE Western conditions of entry to this course are the ability to work independently.