Business Services: Big Data

Certificate III in Business is your starting point for an exciting career. Data mining, stream processing, and using algorithms to generate improved web searches will see you gain knowledge in the emergence of our data driven world.

Is this course right for me?

Businesses across all sectors are seeking to leverage big data insights and analytics.

Analysts present the data in a user-friendly way through dashboards and visualisations to support decision making. It's not the amount of data that is important, but what organisations do with the data.

Qualification Course name / code ATAR eligible Mandatory placement hours Virtual delivery available
Full Certificate BSB30120 Certificate III in Business Yes 70 Yes

Where can this course take me?

Data science jobs in the government sector are growing, as leaders continue to acknowledge the economic, environmental and social benefit data can offer.
  • Data Analyst
  • Business Analyst
  • Data and Insights Analyst
  • Pathway to higher level Data Analytics roles (e.g. Data Scientist).
This course can lead to further study, such as:
  • Credit towards BSB40120 Certificate IV in Business (specialisation in Big Data)
  • Graduate Certificate in Data and Cyber Management
  • Graduate Certificate in Data Science (Applied).

Tech giants like IBM, Amazon and Microsoft hire the most data scientists in the world.

Subjects that support this career path

  • Economics
  • Legal Studies
  • Software Development and Design
  • Design and Technology
  • Computing Applications
  • Mathematics.


Speak to your school to find out more.


  • Skills


  • Business and Information Services

Business Unit:

  • Training Services NSW
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