Certificate II in Business

Institution rating
From 16 weeksfull-time(part-time available)
Study mode
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Why study this course

This qualification reflects the role of individuals in a variety of junior administrative positions who perform a range of mainly routine tasks using limited practical skills and fundamental operational knowledge in a defined context. Individuals in these roles generally work under direct supervision.


This course meets Australian Qualifications Framework standards.

Entry requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Albury
  • Armidale
  • Bankstown
  • Bathurst
  • Belmont
  • Boggabilla

The course duration and available study modes can vary depending on the campus.

Visit TAFE NSW's website to find out more about your study options.

Course price

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether you are eligible for a subsidy, concession, or government loan
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Visit TAFE NSW's website to find out more about the course price for you.

What to know before you apply

To help you decide if this is the right course for you, TAFE NSW can provide you with more information about:

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may be able to get credit or RPL for some units of this course based on your previous studies and work experience. This means the duration of the course may be reduced.

Visit TAFE NSW's website to find out more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

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What are students saying?

Certificate II in Business
(16 reviews)

Published Sep 2018
Certificate II in BusinessTAFE NSW
Graduation date2014
Study modeOn-campus
Student review
it gave me an understanding and developed skills i need in order to obtain in a related role. how ever since obtaining my certificate i have not secured employment in an administrative role. since doing my cert II i have moved on to complete certificate III Administration and currently doing my certificate III accounts administration
Published Sep 2018
Certificate II in BusinessTAFE NSW
Graduation date2010
Study modeOn-campus
Student review
The course is great as it provides you with the basics to get you started in the industry. It covers the right amount in the right amount of areas. Would highly recommend to anyone looking at getting into admin or to broaden their understanding of Microsoft.
Published Aug 2018
Certificate II in BusinessTAFE NSW
Graduation dateN/A
Study modeOn-campus
Student review
Due to my background in Certifcate II Information Technology, I find the course very easy; especially at the start. What’s better is that the teachers are helpful and teach at a slow steady pace.

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Certificate II in BusinessBSB20115

You may wish to discuss the following with TAFE NSW:

  • Course price
  • Study options available at your campus
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
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Certificate II in Business