TAFE Queensland East Coast

Certificate III in Library and Information Services

BSB31215

This entry level qualification prepares you for work as a library assistant. It provides a solid grounding in cataloguing tools and process for maintaining a range of information resources.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate III in Library and Information Services with TAFE Queensland East Coast

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How it works

Entry Requirements
Computer and internet access

One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Coursework, assessment
Work Placement
30 days (if not currently working in a Library or Information Organisation)

Course Overview

By completing this qualification successfully you’ll acquire skills and knowledge that prepare you for employment in one of the roles listed below.
  • Library Assistant
  • Museum Assistant
  • Museum Visitor Liaison Officer
  • Cultural Services Customer Service Officer

Course Content

To obtain a Certificate III in Library and Information Services with TAFE Queensland East Coast, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 12 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

5 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Deliver a service to customers
    BSBCUS201

  • Develop and use information literacy skills
    BSBLIB304

  • Apply knowledge of WHS legislation in the workplace
    BSBWHS302

  • Work effectively with others
    BSBWOR203

  • Develop and apply knowledge of information and cultural services organisations
    CUAIND202

Elective Units

7 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Review and maintain a website
    BSBEBU401

  • Assist with circulation services
    BSBLIB201

  • Provide multimedia support
    BSBLIB303

  • Use established cataloguing tools
    BSBLIB305

  • Assist with the staging of public activities and events
    CUAEVP201

  • Operate application software packages
    ICTICT203

  • Use social media tools for collaboration and engagement
    ICTWEB201

Course Provider

TAFE Queensland East Coast is the premier provider of vocational education and training and the largest in the Sunshine Coast and Wide Bay region with seven campuses and over 20,000 enrolments annually.

TAFE Queensland East Coast is the result of an amalgamation between Sunshine Coast TAFE and Wide Bay TAFE. By harnessing the strong reputation each of these Institutes had in their communities for providing exceptional training and education we are able to improve education and training to the region as a collaborative force.

Registered
1998
Courses
489
Provider Type
Government
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