VET Studies
VET Studies

Financial Services

Chisholm Institute of TAFE RTO 0260


This program is designed to reflect the job role of entry level employees working across the entire financial services industry.

This course is to introduce various roles across key areas of the financial services industry. Students will learn about responding to client needs, maintaining financial records, processing records and performingclerical duties. The course will provide skills, and an understanding of the wide variety of positions in the financial services industry.

Course Code and Title

FNS30111 Certificate III in Financial Services

Structured Workplace Learning

Structured Workplace Learning (SWL) in not mandated in this program, though the VCAA strongly recommend all VET students undertake some work placement.

SWL is important as it:

  • Enhancement of skills
  • Practical application of industry knowledge
  • Increased employment opportunities


Venue: Chisholm Institute of TAFE

Time: Wednesdays

Duration: 2 Years

Contribution to VCE and VCAL

VCE: This program may contribute to VCE units 1, 2, 3 & 4

VCAL: the program provides up to 190 hours of accredited training towards the VCAL qualifiction

Units of Competency

The following is a sample of the Units of Competency that could be delivered over the duration of the course.



Unit Name


Balance cash holdings


Maintain business records


Participate in OH&S processes


Produce spreadsheets


Use business technology


Perform financial calculations


Work effectively in the financial services industry


Work effectively with others



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