This entry-level qualification 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 that can be applied to jobs across a range of industries and occupations.
Total Number of units = 6
Core Units = 1
Elective Units = 5
4 electives must be chosen from the list below
1 elective can be from any endorsed Training Package at the same qualification level
Elective units must be relevant to the work environment and the qualification, maintain the integrity of the AQF alignment and contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome.
BSBWHS201 Contribute to health and safety of self and others
BSBITU102 Develop keyboard skills
BSBITU201 Produce simple word processed documents
BSBITU202 Create and use spreadsheets
BSBSUS201 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
BSBWOR202 Organise and complete daily work activities
Note: Electives listed are what is usually offered by Capital Careers, however, if these are not suitable for your target or current work then alternative electives are available. The list of alternative electives can be found at http://training.gov.au/Training/Details/BSB10115
How long will it take?
Duration is dependent on training delivery mode, individual experience and skills. Students are required to complete a minimum volume of learning of 600 hours comprising of guided learning, individual study, and assessments. For someone with no previous knowledge or experience the course will take up to 6 months to complete when studying full time.
Face to face (Sydney Only)
Online / Distance learning – (ACT)
Combination of face to face and distance learning (Sydney Only)
Government funding may be available for eligible students in the ACT to undertake training as part of an ACT User Choice Traineeship.
Please see our funding page or contact us for more details.
NSW and ACT
Capital Careers does not currently have any face to face training sessions planned for this course. However you are able to start this course via online learning at any time.
What we provide you
Well written and easy to follow resources via an online e-learning platform
Trainers who care very much about your studies and about you!
We understand that from time to time students may need a little extra assistance to complete their studies. At Capital Careers we have a number of support services available to help you. Please refer to our FAQs for more details.
Opportunities for Further Study
Successful completion of this program will allow participant to articulate into a number of qualifications including:
- BSB10115 Certificate II in Business
- HLT23215 Certificate II in Health Support Services (Health Administration)
Recognition of Prior Learning
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) allows a person to receive recognition and credit for the knowledge and skills they have, no matter how and where they were attained, including overseas. This can include skills from previous study, work experience and life experience.
Capital Careers has an obligation to recognise Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) qualifications and Statements of Attainment issued by other registered training organisations.
The course will be presented in competency-based mode and the student’s competency will be assessed at all levels according to competencies and performance criteria. The training package for each competency specifies the conditions and method of assessment. Assessment methods range from completing set tasks and activities, class attendance and participation and the completion of assignments or projects.