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BSB30120 Certificate III in Business + SIT20116 Certificate II in Tourism (Dual Qualification)


2 year format (7 terms)


$265 p/p


2 year format (7 terms)


$265 p/p


How it works

$265 per person (Cert II qualification = $225 + Cert III Gap Fee = $40).

Flexible delivery options – commence in Year 10 or 11.

Dual qualification program – both qualifications scheduled for completion at the end of Term 7 assessment.

Students develop key enterprise skills – including teamwork and relationships, customer service, personal effectiveness, business technology and critical thinking – through project-based learning.

Students examine business opportunities, participate in a Tourism-related industry discovery and are also exposed to the Binnacle Boss Entrepreneurship Program. Projects include:

  • Ecotourism in Australia
  • Team Project: Design and plan for a new product or service (Binnacle Boss)

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 and Tourism 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. See here ➜
  • Interactive and engaging online learning for students.

School requirements

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

Binnacle Boss is an extension of our Certificate III project.

What students achieve

  • Certificate III in Business (BSB30120)
  • Certificate II in Tourism (SIT20116)
  • Financial Literacy optional additional elective: FNSFLT311 – Develop and apply knowledge of personal finance
  • Maximum 8 QCE Credits (QLD schools)
  • Students may be able to improve their chances of gaining tertiary entrance. See here ➜

Skills acquired

  • Customer service
  • Personal effectiveness
  • Teamwork and relationships
  • Business technology
  • Critical thinking

Career pathways

A BSB30120 Certificate III in Business + SIT20116 Certificate II in Tourism offers a range of job pathways.

  • Customer Service Adviser
  • Receptionist and Office Assistant
  • Administration Officer
  • Retail Sales Assistant