Certificate III in Micro Business

Current intake is full, please contact admissions for next intake or a link for the next intake.


Course Summary

Easy to Manage

Students completing this course attend a total of three afternoon training sessions per week over four to five weeks.

Nationally Accredited Training

This course is recognised throughout Australia as Certificate III in Micro Business Operations BSB30315.

Training in Brisbane

This course is delivered through classroom-based training at our state of the art Brisbane Training Centre.

Government Funded

Through the Queensland VET Investment program, this course costs $250 to complete. Eligibility and further concessions apply, read on to learn more.

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Course Information

Current intake is full, please contact admissions for next intake or a link for the next intake.


Computer Training Australia
Level 8, 288 Edward Street
Brisbane, Queensland 4000
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Trainer Profiles

Johnathon is one of our dedicated trainer support officers here at Computer Training Australia. His years of experience in vocational education and training are an asset to every one of our students.  Johnathon's Qualifications Certificate IV in Training and Assessment Certificate III in M...
Tim teaches the first aid courses here at our Brisbane Training Centre. Tim completed his Bachelor of Health Science (Paramedic) in 2009 when he graduated from Queensland University of Technology. He has also since completed studies in Aeromedical Retrieval and Intensive Care Paramedicine throu...
Having over 19 years of experience within the Business Sector, I have gained a wealth of experience and knowledge. My goal is to become the best trainer I possibly can be and pass on my skills, experience and knowledge to students to enable them to create and open new opportunities through trai...
Laura holds over 20 years of experience working in business environments within the exposure of large corporate environments and small micro businesses.  Over this time, Laura's set up five new businesses and engages herself in a collection of heavily recognised qualifications.  Laura...
Keat passes on his experience of working at an executive business level to our students every day. He's an effective business mentor and an accomplished business manager with a strong understanding of micro business principles and consumer engagement.  Courses Keat Teaches Certificate III i...
Damian brings with him a wealth of experience spanning across coaching, business and psychology. Over the years he's worked in a range of one on one and group-styled training environments and proven his knowledge through multiple publications and high-level commisions.  Damian's Qualifi...

Course Cost

Training Fees & Inclusions

Through the Queensland VET Investment program, this course costs $250 to complete. Eligibility criteria applies.

Am I Eligible

You can use our online eligibility test to see if you're eligible to complete our Certificate III in Micro Business Operations course under the Queensland VET Investment program.

Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible you must be:

  • An Australian Citizen, New Zealand Citizen or Permanent Resident (includes humanitarian entrants and temporary residents with the necessary visa and work permits on the pathway to permanent residency)
  • Permanently residing in Queensland
  • 15 years of age or older
  • No longer attending secondary school
  • Not currently enrolled in or have previously completed any qualification that is equal to or higher than a Certificate III Level

Students that don't meet the eligibility criteria for this course can enrol for $2200. Payment plans are available, contact us to learn more.


If you meet the general eligibility criteria and fall into any of the below categories then you may eligible to complete this course at a concession rate.

  • I hold a health care concession card or pensioner concession card
  • I am of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander origin

The concession fee for this course is $75.

Course Outline

Training Structure

Our Certificate III in Micro Business course is delivered face to face at our Brisbane Training Centre over a period of five weeks. Each week, students will attend three afternoon training sessions spanning from 3pm to 7pm.

  • Afternoon training - 3pm to 7pm
  • Three sessions per week
  • 13 sessions in total

To find which days of the week your course will be delivered on, download a course timetable from the course information section above.

Units of Competency

Over the duration of our Certificate III in Micro Business course, students complete a total of 10 nationally accredited Units of Competency.

  • BSBSMB301A Investigate micro business opportunities
  • BSBSMB302A Develop a micro business proposal
  • BSBSMB303A Organise finances for the micro business
  • BSBSMB304A Resource requirements for the micro business
  • BSBSMB306A Plan a home-based business
  • SITXICT401 Build and launch a small business website
  • BSBSMB403A Market the small business
  • BSBITU305A Conduct online transactions
  • BSBSMB305A Regulatory requirements for the micro business
  • BSBFIA301A Maintain financial records


Graduate Pathways

This course is geared to equip students with career building skills that will enable them to develop their own micro business.

We suggest this course for individuals such as:

  • Small business owners who are looking to expand
  • Entrepreneurs looking to invest in online business
  • At home parents looking to start a flexible business
  • Retirees seeking to expand their passive cash flow

Outcome Skills

Students completing this course gain valuable skills, including:

  • Online business, including online transactions, regulatory requirements and online marketing
  • Business strategy, involving environment analysis and how to identify micro business opportunities
  • Marketing skills, incorporating market analysis, planning and implementation of marketing schedules
  • Finance management skills, covering invoicing, resource requirements and financial planning

USI: The Commonwealth Government have recently introduced 'Unique Student Identifier' numbers. It's mandatory that all students attending this course register for a free USI prior to commencement. Registering only takes a few minutes.

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