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Learn how to avoid the traps and pitfalls of operating a small business

The Certificate III in Micro Business is a nationally recognised qualification course for those wanting to establish a home or micro business. It covers:

• Introduction to Small Business
• Business Planning
• Legal and Administrative Requirements
• Marketing
• Financial Planning
• Operations Planning
• Record-keeping

Through the NEIS program, you will learn how to fully explore the potential of your business idea and bring it to life through comprehensive business planning.
Once you complete the training, you will have developed a comprehensive business plan and a financial plan for a viable business.
Throughout the program, you will receive 12 months of mentoring from our small business experts at Chisholm along the way.
When you complete the program, you’ll have the confidence to establish and operate your own small business.

Please contact (03) 9238 8447 to get a NEIS Information Pack sent to you.

Length: Flexible eight to ten weeks. This course can be delivered remotely via ZOOM platform.
From course commencement to Business Plan approval is approximately 13 weeks.
Average: 10 hours contact per week over eight to ten weeks, between 9am - 5pm depending on your workshops.
In addition to the remote classes, you will be expected to research your business concept, develop and submit a business plan to us for approval.
Thirteen weeks is allocated to allow you to complete your business plan and submit all required supporting information.

Length: Flexible eight to ten weeks. This course can be delivered remotely via ZOOM platform.

From course commencement to Business Plan approval is approximately 13 weeks.

Average: 10 hours contact per week over eight to ten weeks, between 9am - 5pm depending on your workshops.

In addition to the remote classes, you will be expected to research your business concept, develop and submit a business plan to us for approval.NEIS logo

Thirteen weeks is allocated to allow you to complete your business plan and submit all required supporting information.

Learn more about the NEIS program


Please note that, due to the COVID-19 pandemic and social distancing requirements, to continue your learning journey, this program will be delivered remotely where possible.

Participants will be required to engage with learning material online and via video conferencing software rather than attend classes. Refer to our COVID-19 Online Service Standards for details of minimum technical requirements and support available. While it is expected that the course duration will remain unchanged, it may be necessary to extend the completion date if circumstances change. Chisholm will be monitoring the situation closely and inform of any changes if the duration of a course is extended.

If you have any queries on a course delivery please contact our student information centre on 1300 244 746 or enquiries@chisholm.edu.au.


Course code
BSB30315
On campus
Frankston, Traralgon NH, Berwick, Bass Coast
Online
Not available Online
International
Not available for International students
Length
Full Time, 13 weeks.
Start dates
18 August, 7 September, 13 October, 19 October