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Key details

Duration

year/s

This program is delivered over a period of 16 weeks. Refer to the relevant course information flyer for further information.

* - Student Visa holders must study internally full time

Locations

Alice Springs
Not available to international students.

Course code

VTP373

Overview

This program will suit anyone who is running a micro-business or would like to set up their own business.

The course will help students investigate micro-business opportunities, develop a micro business proposal,
organise finances for the micro business and comply with regulatory, taxation and insurance requirements for the micro-business.

Each unit of study is nationally accredited and can provide a pathway into a full qualification.

Credit transfers and advanced standing

Skill recognition

Skills recognition is not applicable to this course. CDU's short courses are highly targeted courses designed to help you improve a specific skill. They will help you improve your career prospects, maintain currency in your field, or allow you to try out something completely new.

Pathways

VET to Higher Education Pathway Mapping for completed Awards in the same field or discipline.

Fees

2022 Course fee for students who are eligible for an NT Government supported place is $525.00, and for students who are not eligible is $$1,500.00.

Course information flyer(s)

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Why study at CDU?

Study with the Territory's largest provider of Vocational Education and Training (VET) and gain industry-ready skills and experience. Whether you're a high school student or a working professional, we've got the courses and qualifications you want plus the support and flexibility you need to succeed.

  • Learn from expert lecturers and industry professionals
  • Access to first-class facilities
  • Recognition of prior learning to qualify faster

What will I study?

To achieve the vocational training program VTP373 - Start you own Business a total of four (4) units of competency must be completed as listed below.

Course structure

Students will be issued with a Statement of Attainment for units successfully completed.

The total Nominal Hours for this training program is 150.

Code Module/Unit of Competency Hours
Units of Competency
BSBESB301 Investigate business opportunities 25
BSBESB302 Develop and present business proposals 30
BSBESB303 Organise finances for new business ventures 50
BSBESB305 Address compliance requirements for new business ventures 45
  Total nominal hours for the training program 150

 

Entry requirements

Admission criteria

CDU Domestic Entry Requirements

To ensure you have the right skills and support to succeed in your course, a Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LL&N) evaluation helps identify areas where you may need additional support to help you achieve your goals.

Essential requirements

English language requirements

I wanted to turn my regular job into my dream job, and the Charles Darwin University course offered exactly what I needed: practical skills.

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Course details

Accreditation

This is a non-award course and a Statement of Attainment will be issued for nationally recognised units of competency successfully completed.

VET for secondary schools

VET for Secondary Students (VSS)

Select VSS for more detail about this program.

Location and study mode

Delivery is subject to sufficient demand and resources.

Locations: Alice Springs

Study Mode: On campus, online

Subject to demand other locations and modes may become available throughout the year.

Additional information

Sector
Vocational Education & Training
Industry groups
BUSINESS AND CLERICAL
Occupation types
General Clerk
Area of study
Business and Retail Services, Business, Tourism and Hospitality

Contact details

Email:Student.Central@cdu.edu.au. Phone: (08) 8946 7766 or 1800 061 963 (free call).

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How to apply

How to apply direct to CDU

Applications to CDU must be submitted online.

 

You will need a valid email address to create your online account.

 

Once you have started the application you will have the option of saving your application and resuming it at a later date.

 

There is no application fee when you apply online.

Find a CDU agent partner to help you apply

Applicants may seek further information about international education in Australia from theAustralian Government Department of Education and Training or from our overseas / external representatives.

 

To help with the process, we've compile a list of authorised representatives.

Not sure if you are a domestic or international student?

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To help you out, we've put together a guide to answer any questions you might have.

 

Things like the difference between domestic and international students or the difference between course types like VET and undergraduate.

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