Australian Students

Sterling Business College has been providing vocational training to Australian students since 1996, gaining a reputation as a provider of high quality training and assessment. The professional staff, smaller and more intimate college environment, results in a friendly college for all our students.

We enjoy sharing in the success of our graduates as they move directly into the workforce or progress to a university after completing a Sterling Business College course.

Check out our Facebook page to see what our current students are doing.

Entry requirements

  • If you’ve completed 10 or 11 years of schooling, you’ll normally begin at Certificate II or III level.
  • If you’ve completed 12 years of schooling, you may choose to start at Certificate IV level.
  • If you are a mature-aged student, your work and life experience will be considered. Please speak with us to determine the most appropriate course for you.

Course Dates

Intake Dates  2015 Term Dates 2015
2 February Term 1 2 February to 3 April
27 April Term 2 27 April to 26 June
27 July Term 3 27 July to 25 September
12 October Term 4 12 October to 11 December
Intake Dates 2016 Term Dates 2016  
8 February Term 1 8 February to 8 April
25 April Term 2 25 April to 24 June
25 July Term 3 25 July to 23 September
17 October Term 4 17 October to 16 December

How to enrol

  • Please fill out our application form and provide evidence of your previous academic studies and your proof of English language (if required).
  • Please email these documents to If you prefer to post your documents, our postal address is PO Box 8688 Perth WA 6849.
  • Pay the non-refundable application fee of $250 either by cheque, credit card or direct to our bank account:

Bank Name: ANZ Bank
Branch Address: 8 St Georges Terrace, Perth WA 6000
Account Name: Sterling Business College Pty Ltd
Branch Number: (BSB) 016 104
Account Number: 494252258

You are most welcome to come in and see us to discuss your potential application, or email us through your documents for confirmation of your eligibility for a course before you pay the application fee.

What happens next?

If you are successful with your application, you will receive a letter of offer, which includes all our terms and conditions.  You will also receive an invoice outlining the fees required and dates for payment. If you would like to accept our offer, we ask you to sign the Acceptance form and return it to us. Once we have received your signed Acceptance Form your enrolment is confirmed.

Please download the information you require:



  • Sterling Business College 2016 Application Form for Australian students
  • Sterling Business College 2016 Terms and Conditions
  • All Future Skills WA courses are heavily subsidised by the Government of Western Australia.

    Future Skills WA aims to give students high quality training and skills for jobs that are, and will be, in high demand in Western Australia.​​​ The Department of Training and Workforce Development has appointed Sterling Business College to the Preferred Provider Panel for Priority Industry and Participation Program (Job Seekers) Training to deliver funded training services.  The courses are listed  below.

    Priority Industry Training Courses

    • CHC30113 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
    • CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care
    • BSB511915 Diploma of Leadership and Management
    • BSB61015 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management

    For further information about the Priority Industry Training enrolment process and fees, please view our flyer or give us a call on 9221 0000.

    Participation Program Training Courses (for jobseekers only)

    • SIT20112 Certificate II in Tourism
    • BSB 30112 Certificate III in Business
    • BSB40212 Certificate IV in Business
    • CHC20112 Certificate II in Community Services
    • CHC30113 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care

    Sterling Business College Participation program application form

    For further information about the Participation (Jobseekers) enrolment process and fees, please view our flyer or give us a call on 9221 0000.

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    On-Campus Secondary School Program

    The On-Campus Secondary Secondary School Program allows secondary school students to start their vocational training with Sterling Business College while they are still completing their secondary schooling.

    The college has worked successfully with schools for a number of years, providing oncampus training in a variety of courses such as Business, Children’s Services, Education Support, Graphic Design, Visual Arts and Tourism.

    For School Co-ordinators – If you’d like more information on our VET in Schools programs, please email us: