VET Studies
VET Studies
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Chisholm Institute of TAFE No 0260


VET in schools multiplies opportunities for students.  They enable students to complete a nationally recognised vocational qualification as well as contribute towards their VCE or VCAL Certificate. Classroom learning is combined with structured hands-on training and practice in industry. The aims of this program are to provide access to a range of potential career paths within the world of commerce and provide training & skills development for the achievement of competence in the business sector in areas such as front office management. The certificate II in Business provides students with an entry point into business and the commerce world. The students will gain a recognised accreditation and insight to assist them in making a more informed choice of vocation or career pathways.

Course Code and Title

  • BSB20120  – Certificate II in Business


  • Venue: Chisholm Institute of TAFE
  • Time: Wednesdays

Structured Work Placement

Students will be required to undertake structured   workplace   learning, which provides the opportunity to demonstrate competencies acquired off-the-job.  During this time, students will be required to complete work place activities.

Contribution to the VCE and VCAL

On completion of the program students are eligible for four credits towards their VCE or VCAL certificate, two at units 1 and 2 level and a 3 and 4 sequence.  Students who successfully complete the year 12 Unit 3-4 sequence will be eligible for a study score which contributes directly towards their ATAR. This program will also satisfy the learning outcomes for the VCAL Industry Specific and the Work Related Skills strand.

Units of Competency

Units delivered at Chisholm Insititute may include:


Unit of Competency Name

BSBOHS201A Participate in OHS processes
BSBCMM201A Communicate in the workplace
BSBWOR203A Work effectively with others
BSBITU201A Produce simple word processed documents
BSBWOR202A Organise and complete daily work activities
BSBCUS201A Deliver a service to customers
BSBINM201A Process and maintain workplace information
BSBSUS201A Participate in environmentally sustainable work practises
BSBITU203A Communicate electronically
BSBIND201A Work effectively in a business environment
BSBSMB201A Identify suitability for micro business
BSBINN201A Contribute to workplace innovation

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  • Certificate IV in Business
  • Certificate III in Business Administration,
  • Certificate III in Business
  • Administration (Medical),
  • Diploma of Business Administration,
  • Advanced Diploma of Business (Legal Practice),
  • Employment in Receptionist, Word Processing Operator, Clerical Worker, Office Assistant, Junior Clerk, Medical Receptionist, Bookkeeper, Legal Secretary