Certificate III in Entrepreneurship & New Business Venture

This programme is internationally recognised by the Small Business Association of Australia and nationally accredited on the Fiji
Qualifications Framework (FQF) by the Fiji Higher Education Commission (FHEC). It is also registered on the Pacific Register of
Qualifications and Standards (PRQS).

The programme is designed to support individuals who already manage their own businesses but do not have entrepreneurial
training, those intending to start their own businesses, or individuals who work within the small business sector. The programme will
provide essential knowledge and skills in business planning, partnership development and communication with customers and
suppliers. Additionally, this training promotes the development of necessary risk assessment skills and capabilities for small business

Career Opportunities

This programme is designed to train individuals, especially youths to develop and operate small businesses.

• Small business owners
• Students
• Business professionals looking
to expand their networks
• Women interested in starting a
business or currently operating one
• Government representatives
• Non-profit organizations
• Community leaders
• Career changers
• Young entrepreneurs
• Professionals looking to diversify their skillset


Eligibility/Admission Requirements
To be admitted to this programme, a person:

i. Must be 18 years and over and a pass in Form 4/Year 10 with English; or,
ii. Meet the University mature student iii. Have at least 2 years relevant work experience or experience in running a
small, medium enterprise or business.

Length of Programme

Part Time: 1 year
Full Time: 1 semester

Course Information
This programme has a total of four (4) courses.

Code Course Title Campus Semester
CENB 31 Evaluate Business Opportunities & Risks All Campuses 1 and 2
CENB 32 Developing Business Proposals All Campuses 1 and 2
CENB 33 Finance & Compliance for N ew Business Ventures All Campuses 1 and 2
CENB 34 Greening & Inclusivity in Business All Campuses 1 and 2
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