BSB31215 Certificate III in Library and Information Services

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Course description

The Certificate III in Library and Information Services (BSB31215) equips you for a career in records management at libraries, museums, art galleries, and cultural service organisations. It’s a nationally recognised qualification and you’ll gain a range of skills in customer service, problem solving, and communication — as well as hands-on use of digital technologies (loan management software, cataloguing, multimedia, desktop publishing, word processing, spreadsheets).

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Nationally recognised

Average duration

18 months

Online or Distance

On-campus or Workplace


This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Library Assistant$960 weekly pay
Museum Assistant$960 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Curator$1,350 weekly pay
Librarian$1,350 weekly pay

Government funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the BSB31215 Certificate III in Library and Information Services. The type of funding you receive depends on the state that you live in.

There are eligibility requirements for each type of funding. Enquire with a course provider to check your eligibility.

Payment options

Interest free payment plan
Most course providers offer flexible payment options for the BSB31215 Certificate III in Library and Information Services such as weekly, bi-monthly, or monthly interest-free payments for those who do not wish (or are unable) to pay their tuition fees outright. There is usually a discount for those who pay their tuition fees upfront. Enquire with a course provider to find out more.

Benefits of nationally recognised training

This is a nationally recognised course delivered by Registered Training Organisations (RTOs). RTOs are strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

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TAFE Queensland