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Our innovative programs provide our teachers with specifically developed resources so they can focus on teaching. Our curated courses offer fast-tracking, flexibility and ongoing support. Binnacle Training is there for you every step of the way.


BSB20120 Certificate II in Workplace Skills (Stand-Alone Qualification)


1 year format (standard) 2 year format (extended)


$180 p/p


1 year format (standard) 2 year format (extended)


$180 p/p


How it works

Offered in flexible formats (1 year or 2 year option) across years 10, 11 or 12.

Students develop a range of business skills – including time management, communication, using digital technologies and critical thinking – through project-based learning. Recommended projects include:

  • Personal Effectiveness – Self-Awareness
  • Sustainability in the Workplace
  • Using Digital Technologies
  • Problem Solving in the Workplace

Includes the nationally recognised financial literacy competency, available as an optional additional elective: FNSFLT301 – Be MoneySmart.

Binnacle provides all the resources and support to allow teachers the scope to do what they do best – TEACH!

Binnacle provides

Professional Development & Training
  • Vocational Competence Update (VCU Business) for Teachers
  • Annual resource induction for all participating teachers, inclusive of Business industry-specific and VET professional development.
  • Ongoing PD and in-servicing.
  • ALL program materials are developed for you – including unit plans, assessment tasks, and marking guides. We save you time!
  • Binnacle Lounge (learning management system) – the centrepiece for all program resources, learning, assessment and up-to-the minute student progress reporting.

School requirements

Business Teacher (Program Deliverer)
  • A current Certificate IV in Training and Assessment.
  • Business qualification (Certificate III or above).
School Projects
  • Access to customers (e.g. other students) to deliver projects and services to.

What students achieve

  • Certificate II in Workplace Skills (BSB20120)
  • Financial Literacy optional additional elective: FNSFLT301 – Be MoneySmart
  • Direct pathway into Binnacle’s Certificate III in Business as a Year 11 or 12 option
  • Maximum 4 QCE Credits (QLD schools)

Skills acquired

  • Personal Effectiveness
  • Communication in the workplace
  • Using digital technologies
  • Critical thinking

Career pathways

A Certificate II in Business offers a range of job offerings.

  • Data Entry Operator
  • Administration Officer
  • Customer Service Assistant