Courses

Certificate II in Business

Get a headstart in your career in business while you're still at school with Melbourne Polytechnic's Vocational Education and Training in School (VETiS) program. We offer the Certificate II in Business only to students still at school as part of our VETiS package.

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Get a head start in business and be trained in occupational health and safety, business technology, communication in the workplace, time management skills and environmentally sustainable work practices to ready yourself for work or further study.

Diverse options for your future

Melbourne Polytechnic’s Certificate II in Business will develop real work skills used in administrative and customer service positions in a range of different business areas.

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We can help your school design the right VETiS business course to suit your students’ needs. Contact us today for more information on our VETiS offerings.

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Code

BSB20112

Department

Business Management and Finance
03 9269 8400

Duration

Part-time: 2 years
The course is delivered off-campus via Melbourne Polytechnic's VET in Schools program. Over two years, 10 units will be undertaken during VCE Year 11, and four units undertaken during VCE Year 12.

Modes of Delivery

Class-based support

Fees

Find out more on fees and charges

Assessment Methods

Written tasks and activities in workbooks, assignments, demonstrations.

Materials

Work books and materials will be provided to all students.

Entrance Requirements

There are no prerequisites for entry into this course.

Pathways to further study

Students who complete this qualification may be interested in pursuing further studies in the Certificate III in Business Administration (which may also include Legal, Medical and Education streams).

Career Pathways

Job roles that students may be interested in pursuing after completing this qualification include:
  • administration assistant
  • clerical worker
  • data entry operator
  • information desk clerk
  • office junior
  • receptionist

Enrolment Intake

  • February

Units Of Study

The hours displayed are nominal, actual classroom hours delivered may differ. Please contact the department for the latest student contact hours information.

Code Subjects Hours
BSBINM201A PROCESS AND MAINTAIN WORKPLACE INFORMATION 30
BSBITU201A PRODUCE SIMPLE WORD PROCESSED DOCUMENTS 30
BSBITU203A COMMUNICATE ELECTRONICALLY 20
BSBWHS201A CONTRIBUTE TO THE HEALTH AND SAFETY OF SELF AND OTHERS 20
BSBWOR204A USE BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY 20

Students may be eligible for Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.