Nationally Recognised
Training
Course Duration
52 Weeks
Study Mode
Face to Face
Course Overview

The Diploma of Business is suitable for people seeking to further develop their business skills and knowledge.
This qualification is also suitable for those with limited work experience but have deep theoretical business knowledge.

The course will cover subjects in:

  • Managing work priorities
  • How to manage quality customer service and meetings
  • Managing budgets and financial plans
  • Implementing continuous improvement
  • Managing business document design and development

After successfully completing the Diploma of Business course, students will be equipped with the skills and knowledge needed to perform effectively in a business environment and successfully fulfil their duties as a team leader or supervisor.

Entry Requirements

International Students

  • Minimum 18 years of age.

Academic Requirements:

  • Successful completion of Year 12, (High School Certificate (HSC) OR equivalent) OR a
    Certificate IV OR equivalent OR be a mature age.

English Requirements:
It is essential that international students must exhibit a strong command of the English
language. Undertaken one of the following English Language Tests and met the minimum
score.

  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) with a minimum score of 5.5 in the Academic section and no band less than 5.0 for the other sections.
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) Internet-Based Test must have scored 40 or higher.
  • Pearson Test of English (PTE) must have scored 36 or higher.
  • Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) ESOL test must have score 162 or higher.
  • Evidence that English is the medium of instruction at the student’s school and has been for the last two (2) years. The student has a satisfactory grade in the language.

If the student does not have current proof of one of the above listed English Language Tests,
they will be required to take an English Placement Test administered by Skills Australia
Institute (SAI). The student’s Education Agent can manage the English Proficiency Exam on
behalf of SAI.

Student Visa Entry Requirements

International students who are looking to apply student visa must comply with English requirements as per Department of Home Affairs Website as Below: https://immi.homeaffairs.gov.au/visas/getting-a-visa/visa-listing/student-500#Eligibility

Australian Permanent Residents

  • Minimum 18 years of age.
  • Successful completion of Year 12, (High School Certificate (HSC) OR equivalent) OR a Certificate IV OR equivalent OR be a mature age.

English Requirement:

  • Students need to demonstrate that they have a proficiency in English and a basic understanding of Maths. For students who cannot supply documented proof on their academic and English language proficiency, they will be required to sit a Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) Test prior to a place being offered in the course.
Course Modules/units

To successfully complete the Diploma of Business, students must complete the following twelve (12) elective units.

Course Units and Elective Units
BSBMKG552 Design and develop marketing communication plans
BSBXCM501 Lead communication in the workplace
BSBPMG430 Undertake project work
BSBFIN501 Manage budgets and financial plans
BSBOPS502 Manage business operational plans
BSBCRT511 Develop critical thinking in others
BSBOPS501 Manage business resources
BSBSUS511 Develop workplace policies and procedures for sustainability
BSBTWK503 Manage meetings
BSBPEF501 Manage personal and professional development
BSBOPS505 Manage organisational customer service
BSBHRM525 Manage recruitment and onboarding
Intake Dates
  • 2024: 08 Jan, 29 Jan, 19 Feb, 08 Apr, 29 Apr, 27 May, 08 July, 29 July, 26 Aug, 07 Oct, 28 Oct, 18 Nov
  • 2025: 06 Jan, 27 Jan, 17 Feb, 07 Apr, 28 Apr, 26 May, 07 Jul, 28 Jul, 25 Aug, 06 Oct, 27 Oct, 17 Nov.
Course Duration

52 Weeks Two (2) Semesters = 26 weeks each Consisting of:

  • Four (4) Terms of Study = 10 weeks each, plus
  • A three (3) week break at the end of each Term = 12 weeks.
Course Cost
Course Location

Perth & Adelaide

Career Opportunities

After successfully completing the Diploma of Business, students will be able to work in the following job roles:

  • Executive Officer
  • Administration Manager
  • Office Supervisor
  • Business Administrator
  • Project Coordinator
  • Human Resources Manager
Assessment

The Assessment Process is based on the principles of competency based training. The performance of learners is assessed on their ability to perform the task(s) to industry standards. In order to ensure the principles of validity are upheld variety of learning styles and a range of assessment strategies are used.

Assessment for each unit of competency will be through a combination of classroom based and work placement tasks. Classroom based assessments include but are not limited to:

  • Classroom Exercises
  • Assignments
  • Practical Demonstrations
  • Group Activities
  • Projects
  • Verbal and/or Written Questions

Students are advised well in advance of the assessment activities and a student may put forward for consideration, any special needs they may have. The assessment criterion is documented in all units and workbooks. Dates of the assessments are provided on the first day of class along with a timetable. Students may be assessed by a combination of continuous assessments and examinations. Continuous assessments may be based on competencies and marks or a combination of both.

Payment Option

Payment Options

If you wish to accept the offer, you need to sign the Acceptance of Offer form together with the minimum payment of fees. You can use the following payment methods:

  • Cash or EFTPOS in person at SAI’s Perth campus
  • Credit Card (Visa or MasterCard) via PayPal on the student invoice

We accept credit card payments (Visa or MasterCard only) and a 1% surcharge will be added to the total amount. You can download our Credit Card Authorisation form HERE

Bank draft or money order payable to “Skills Australia Institute” and send to SAI’s Perth campus (all bank drafts must be in $AUD Australian dollars to an Australian bank)

Electronic Bank transfer (Telegraphic Transfer) from an overseas bank account

Bank Account Details:

Name of Bank: Commonwealth Bank
Branch Address: 413 Albany Highway
Victoria Park WA 6100
Australia
Account Name: Excellent Accounts Pty Ltd ( Skills Australia Institute )
BSB: 066128
Account Number: 10626125
SWIFT Code for International Transfer: CTBAAU2S (For International Transfer Only)

Note:

All fees must be paid in Australian dollars. Please put your full name or invoice number as reference. An official receipt will be sent to you once your payment is verified. To confirm your payment, please email a copy of the bank transfer receipt to info@skillsaustralia.edu.au

Further Studies

Successful completion of the Diploma of Business will lay a foundation for successful students to progress into BSB60120 Advanced Diploma of Business or a range of other Advanced Diploma qualifications.

Note: Study pathways may include qualifications or courses that may not be offered at Skills Australia Institute.

The Diploma of Business is suitable for people seeking to further develop their business skills and knowledge.
This qualification is also suitable for those with limited work experience but have deep theoretical business knowledge.

The course will cover subjects in:

  • Managing work priorities
  • How to manage quality customer service and meetings
  • Managing budgets and financial plans
  • Implementing continuous improvement
  • Managing business document design and development

After successfully completing the Diploma of Business course, students will be equipped with the skills and knowledge needed to perform effectively in a business environment and successfully fulfil their duties as a team leader or supervisor.

International Students

  • Minimum 18 years of age.

Academic Requirements:

  • Successful completion of Year 12, (High School Certificate (HSC) OR equivalent) OR a
    Certificate IV OR equivalent OR be a mature age.

English Requirements:
It is essential that international students must exhibit a strong command of the English
language. Undertaken one of the following English Language Tests and met the minimum
score.

  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) with a minimum score of 5.5 in the Academic section and no band less than 5.0 for the other sections.
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) Internet-Based Test must have scored 40 or higher.
  • Pearson Test of English (PTE) must have scored 36 or higher.
  • Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) ESOL test must have score 162 or higher.
  • Evidence that English is the medium of instruction at the student’s school and has been for the last two (2) years. The student has a satisfactory grade in the language.

If the student does not have current proof of one of the above listed English Language Tests,
they will be required to take an English Placement Test administered by Skills Australia
Institute (SAI). The student’s Education Agent can manage the English Proficiency Exam on
behalf of SAI.

Student Visa Entry Requirements

International students who are looking to apply student visa must comply with English requirements as per Department of Home Affairs Website as Below: https://immi.homeaffairs.gov.au/visas/getting-a-visa/visa-listing/student-500#Eligibility

Australian Permanent Residents

  • Minimum 18 years of age.
  • Successful completion of Year 12, (High School Certificate (HSC) OR equivalent) OR a Certificate IV OR equivalent OR be a mature age.

English Requirement:

  • Students need to demonstrate that they have a proficiency in English and a basic understanding of Maths. For students who cannot supply documented proof on their academic and English language proficiency, they will be required to sit a Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) Test prior to a place being offered in the course.

To successfully complete the Diploma of Business, students must complete the following twelve (12) elective units.

Course Units and Elective Units
BSBMKG552 Design and develop marketing communication plans
BSBXCM501 Lead communication in the workplace
BSBPMG430 Undertake project work
BSBFIN501 Manage budgets and financial plans
BSBOPS502 Manage business operational plans
BSBCRT511 Develop critical thinking in others
BSBOPS501 Manage business resources
BSBSUS511 Develop workplace policies and procedures for sustainability
BSBTWK503 Manage meetings
BSBPEF501 Manage personal and professional development
BSBOPS505 Manage organisational customer service
BSBHRM525 Manage recruitment and onboarding
  • 2024: 08 Jan, 29 Jan, 19 Feb, 08 Apr, 29 Apr, 27 May, 08 July, 29 July, 26 Aug, 07 Oct, 28 Oct, 18 Nov
  • 2025: 06 Jan, 27 Jan, 17 Feb, 07 Apr, 28 Apr, 26 May, 07 Jul, 28 Jul, 25 Aug, 06 Oct, 27 Oct, 17 Nov.

52 Weeks Two (2) Semesters = 26 weeks each Consisting of:

  • Four (4) Terms of Study = 10 weeks each, plus
  • A three (3) week break at the end of each Term = 12 weeks.

Perth & Adelaide

After successfully completing the Diploma of Business, students will be able to work in the following job roles:

  • Executive Officer
  • Administration Manager
  • Office Supervisor
  • Business Administrator
  • Project Coordinator
  • Human Resources Manager

The Assessment Process is based on the principles of competency based training. The performance of learners is assessed on their ability to perform the task(s) to industry standards. In order to ensure the principles of validity are upheld variety of learning styles and a range of assessment strategies are used.

Assessment for each unit of competency will be through a combination of classroom based and work placement tasks. Classroom based assessments include but are not limited to:

  • Classroom Exercises
  • Assignments
  • Practical Demonstrations
  • Group Activities
  • Projects
  • Verbal and/or Written Questions

Students are advised well in advance of the assessment activities and a student may put forward for consideration, any special needs they may have. The assessment criterion is documented in all units and workbooks. Dates of the assessments are provided on the first day of class along with a timetable. Students may be assessed by a combination of continuous assessments and examinations. Continuous assessments may be based on competencies and marks or a combination of both.

Payment Options

If you wish to accept the offer, you need to sign the Acceptance of Offer form together with the minimum payment of fees. You can use the following payment methods:

  • Cash or EFTPOS in person at SAI’s Perth campus
  • Credit Card (Visa or MasterCard) via PayPal on the student invoice

We accept credit card payments (Visa or MasterCard only) and a 1% surcharge will be added to the total amount. You can download our Credit Card Authorisation form HERE

Bank draft or money order payable to “Skills Australia Institute” and send to SAI’s Perth campus (all bank drafts must be in $AUD Australian dollars to an Australian bank)

Electronic Bank transfer (Telegraphic Transfer) from an overseas bank account

Bank Account Details:

Name of Bank: Commonwealth Bank
Branch Address: 413 Albany Highway
Victoria Park WA 6100
Australia
Account Name: Excellent Accounts Pty Ltd ( Skills Australia Institute )
BSB: 066128
Account Number: 10626125
SWIFT Code for International Transfer: CTBAAU2S (For International Transfer Only)

Note:

All fees must be paid in Australian dollars. Please put your full name or invoice number as reference. An official receipt will be sent to you once your payment is verified. To confirm your payment, please email a copy of the bank transfer receipt to info@skillsaustralia.edu.au

Successful completion of the Diploma of Business will lay a foundation for successful students to progress into BSB60120 Advanced Diploma of Business or a range of other Advanced Diploma qualifications.

Note: Study pathways may include qualifications or courses that may not be offered at Skills Australia Institute.

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