CRICOS Course Code: 102732D      

The Certificate 3 in Micro Business Operations reflects the varied role of skilled independent and micro-business contractors who apply a broad range of competencies in varied context, using some discretion and judgement and relevant theoretical knowledge. Graduates may provide technical advice and support to a small team.

Entry Requirements
Minimum IELTS of 5.5 or equivalent  (international students)

SACE Recognition register
Stage 2 minimum 50 credits to maximum 55 credits

Core Units
Investigate micro business opportunities
Develop a micro business proposal
Organise finances for the micro business
Determine resource requirements for the micro business
Comply with regulatory, taxation and insurance requirements for the micro
Elective Units
Deliver and monitor a service to customers
Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
Promote innovation in a team environment
Plan a home-based business
Develop and use a personal budget
Total Units = 10  

1 year full time study (Fast track options available)

February, April, July, October and December (optional)

Learning Methodology

Synchronous Distance Delivery:
AIBT Synchronous Distance Delivery is the learning in real time with the trainer, tutor at the helm of the room leading the discussion, encouraging active participation in the learning  materials. The delivery is through online virtual classroom, so students can expect the same high quality learning received through face to face onsite.

Lectures, group activities, case studies and practical support session

Mix of written assessment, report, role play and presentation
*Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) available

Articulation and Pathways

Multiple options available. Contact us to learn more.

Course Fees (AUD)

This course may be subsidised by the SA Government for eligible participants. 
Check your eligibility at:

Full Fee (Self-funded) $4,000
VET in Schools $1,900 (must be studying at a South Australian school)

Help With Fees

Upfront Payment:
Each semester, fees can be paid online with VISA or Mastercard or at AIBT head office.
Payment Plan: 
If you have difficulty paying your fees upfront, you may be eligible for a payment plan. 

AIBT has a range of courses and qualifications and the application process can differ depending whether you are a domestic or international student, whether unemployed or working, a school student or graduate. If you are unsure how to apply then please get in touch at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., call 8212 0990 or message our AIBT facebook page.