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Our Certificate III in Business Administration (Medical) course offers you comprehensive training in the field of medical administration, giving you the practical skills needed to gain employment in the medical sector. Learn how to administer and process medical accounts, make appointments and referrals, handle schedules and office correspondence, keep records, control stock control, and interact with clients in a medical services environment. Successful completion of this program may assist students to gain entry into further study programs and/or may contribute towards study credits. Course details

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Caboolture, Loganlea

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Full time: 18 weeks / 2 days per week

Course details


  • Full Fee $2,655
  • Subsidised $995
  • Concession $440

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Key dates

Caboolture 16 Jul 2018 Full time / 2 days per week Classroom
Loganlea 16 Jul 2018 Full time / 2 days per week Classroom

Entry requirements

This qualification has no formal entry criteria, however, TAFE Queensland Brisbane has the following selection criteria for this qualification;

Year 10 or equivalent;

If you're under 17 years of age, special enrolment conditions may apply.


Tallon St
Caboolture QLD 4510

50-68 Armstrong Road
Meadowbrook QLD 4131

Resources required

It is recommended that students have access to a reliable internet connection to access TAFE Queensland's online learning system Connect and a computer with up-to-date software, including Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat Reader and Adobe Flash Player. This equipment and software is available for students to use at all TAFE Queensland locations.

General materials, including a USB and stationary.


View the timetable. Please note, the timetable for future semesters may differ to the current schedule. If you need help or can't find what you're looking for, give us a call on 1300 712 007.


The successful achievement of this qualification requires you to complete 2 core and 11 elective units. Upon successful completion of all 13 units you will receive a Certificate III in Business Administration (Medical).

Core units
BSBITU307 Develop keyboarding speed and accuracy Core
BSBWHS201 Contribute to health and safety of self and others Core
BSBWRT301 Write simple documents Elective
BSBITU202 Create and use spreadsheets Elective
BSBITU302 Create electronic presentations Elective
BSBITU303 Design and produce text documents Elective
BSBITU304 Produce spreadsheets Elective
BSBITU306 Design and produce business documents Elective
BSBMED301 Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately Elective
BSBMED302 Prepare and process medical accounts Elective
BSBMED303 Maintain patient records Elective
BSBMED304 Assist in controlling stocks and supplies Elective
BSBMED305 Apply the principles of confidentiality, privacy and security within the medical environment Elective


Not all electives available at all campuses

What are my payment options

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland Brisbane has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what's right for you, call us on 1300 712 007. We're here to help.



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Full fee

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Payment Plan

If you have difficulty paying the full cost of a course up front you might be eligible for a payment plan. This will allow you to pay for your course in instalments, rather than one upfront payment at the time of enrolment.


The Queensland Government will offset the cost of study for eligible students. You will still need to pay for a portion of your study costs. The amount above is what you will need to pay.

Certificate 3 Guarantee

You can receive a subsidy towards one certificate III qualification from a list of subsidised courses.

You're eligible for the Certificate 3 Guarantee if you:

  • Are 15 years or older and no longer in school
  • Living in Queensland full time
  • Are an Australian or New Zealand citizen, permanent resident, or temporary resident with the necessary visa or work permits
  • And don't currently have (or are enrolled in) a certificate 3 or higher level qualification.

Give us a call to find out more.


You are eligible for the concession price of a course if you are eligible for subsidised training, and are listed on an Australian Government Low Income Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card, if you are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, you hold a Department of Veterans' Affairs Pensioner Concession Card, or if you have a disability. Further information about concessions.

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Additional Costs

Students can access a range of print, copy, scan and fax services via MyPrint.


BSB31115 Certificate III in Business Administration (Medical)

After completion of this Certificate further education can include the following qualification:

Job prospects

  • Hospital assistant
  • Aged Care Worker
  • Allied Health Assistant

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You're ready if you have:

  • checked your important dates (under the course details tab)
  • checked you meet the entry requirements (under the course details tab)
  • checked your course costs and know which payment option is right for you
    (under the costs tab)
  • Read the Student Rules and Withdrawals and Refund Policy
  • Created your Unique Student Identifier and can provide this to TAFE Queensland.

All done? Then you're ready to enrol

All done? You're ready to enrol



Recognition of prior learning

Recognition of prior learning

Fast-track your way to a formal qualification by earning credit for the things you already know. Getting recognition for the skills you've gained from the workplace or previous learning means less study time for you, and getting the paper to prove you're qualified a whole lot sooner.

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At the beginning of each semester we host orientation events across our locations so you can meet your teachers and classmates, get to know your campus, and familiarise yourself with your study schedule. We also throw in a bunch of free activities, because... why not? We like to have fun.

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Note: All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolments.

Last updated on 17 April 2018

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