Certificate III in Government - Online Course

Certificate III in Government provides you the opportunity to pursue a career in government. Government jobs are some of the most well-paid jobs in Australia and allow you the opportunity to continue your learning and progress to higher positions as your career develops. The Certificate III in Government is a self-paced course that allows you to study anywhere, anytime.

The course is offered through Courses Direct in partnership with Online Courses Australia (RTO number: 32080).

You need to be 18 or older to complete this course.


Course Outline
Course Code: 
400 hours - Access for 12 months
Nationally accredited Certificate III
Lesson Structure: 
  1. PSPETHC301B    Uphold the values and principles of public service
  2. PSPGOV301B     Work effectively in the organisation
  3. PSPGOV302B     Contribute to workgroup activities
  4. PSPGOV308B     Work effectively with diversity
  5. PSPGOV312A     Use workplace communication strategies
  6. PSPLEGN301B   Comply with legislation in the public sector
  7. PSPOHS301A     Contribute to workplace safety
  8. PSPGOV315A    Give and receive workplace feedback
  9. PSPGOV305B    Access and use resources and financial systems
  10. PSPGOV307B    Organise workplace information
  11. BSBITU302B      Create electronic presentations
Aims - the learning objectives of the course: 

Upon completion of the course you have the chance to be able to apply for employment positions such as:

  • Policy development officer
  • Record-keeping manager
  • Internal communications coordinator
  • Legislative or legal assistant
  • Workplace safety officer
  • Client liaison officer
  • Stakeholder management
  • Strategic planner
  • Section manager
  • Emergency or disaster management
  • Human resources