Western Sydney Institute

Certificate III in Library and Information Services

BSB31215

Mount Druitt

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 Western Sydney Institute

  • $1,320*

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  • Gov. subsidised (NSW)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Mount Druitt

    • July 17, 2017

    • Full time (18 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (18 weeks)

  • $5,410*

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  • Gov. subsidised (NSW)

    Additional fees may apply

    • Start
    • Duration
    • Delivery
  • Mount Druitt

    • July 17, 2017

    • Full time (18 weeks)

    • In class

    In class Full time (18 weeks)

*Verified June 16, 2017. Prices and fees are advertised by the provider and may be estimates only. Prices and fees can vary or change. Please check with the provider before enrolling. To learn more, read our editorial policy.

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How it works

Entry Requirements
Check with Provider

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

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 Western Sydney Institute, 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.

  • Produce desktop published documents
    BSBITU309

  • Assist with circulation services
    BSBLIB201

  • Process information resource orders
    BSBLIB202

  • Process and maintain information resources
    BSBLIB306

  • Operate application software packages
    ICTICT203

  • Use social media tools for collaboration and engagement
    ICTWEB201

  • Show social and cultural sensitivity
    SITXCOM201

Course Provider

TAFE Western Sydney is a vocational education and training provider dedicated to shaping the futures of individuals, community and industry in Western Sydney and further.

TAFE Western Sydney is also a leading provider of distance education through its specialist distance and online learning brand, OTEN (the Open Training and Education Network). OTEN’s training provides a high level of individual support, flexibility as well as advanced technologies which allow students to study at their own pace.

Registered
1999
Courses
647
Provider Type
Government
Restrictions

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