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Certificate IV in Business

The Certificate IV in Business  reflects the role of individuals in a variety of Business Services job roles. These individuals may have supervisory performance accountabilities.

Individuals in these roles carry out a mix of specialist and moderately complex administrative or operational tasks that require self-development skills. They use well-developed skills and a broad knowledge base to apply solutions to a defined range of unpredictable problems and analyse information from a variety of sources. They may provide leadership and guidance to others with some limited responsibility for the output of others.

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Career Insights

A Certificate IV in Business qualification can go a long way. Here’s what is possible:

Program Coordinator
Office Administrator
Team Leader
Project Administrator

Future Growth

Very Strong

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Average weekly earnings for a person with a Team Leader position in Australia.

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The demand for skilled workers in the business & administrative industry is rapidly increasing. Employment in Administrative and Support Services is projected to grow by 28,800 jobs over the next five years to 2026. Study our BSB40120 Certificate IV in Business and get job-ready skills and knowledge to work in the Business & Administrative industry.

Course Description

Training Delivery

The Certificate IV in Business course is predominantly classroom based. Training is delivered through our Registered Training Organisation: Industry Skills Training RTO ID 40486.

Students are provided with the following:

  • Required course materials such as workbooks
  • Access to computers and software during class
  • Your student training plan
  • A dedicated and qualified trainer
  • Targeted assessment tools

Entry Requirements

There are no academic entry requirements for this qualification. Students are required to provide their Unique Student Identifier (USI) which we can assist with, photo identification and meet the language, literacy and numeracy requirements.

Upon Completion:

Upon successful completion of this qualification, you will receive a:

  • Nationally recognised Certificate & Transcript OR
  • Statement of Attainment (if student is found competent in at least 1 Unit of Competency)

Recommended Course Structure

A total of 12 units are required to complete a Certificate IV in Business; six (6) core and six (6) elective units. Unit selection may vary dependent on delivery method and location. Call us today for more information.

Core Units
Unit Code
Unit Descrption
Apply critical thinking skills in a team environment
Use digital technologies to collaborate in a work environment
Build and maintain business relationships
Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs
Write complex documents
Apply communication strategies in the workplace
Elective Units
Unit Code
Unit Descrption
Design and produce complex text documents
Implement customer service strategies
Undertake project work
Organise business meetings
Develop personal work priorities
Manage personal health and wellbeing

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Is Government

Students are able to access mainstream training under the subsidised Jobs & Skills Priority Industry Training Program. Industry Skills Training RTO ID 40486 is contracted by the State Government to deliver this qualification through this program.

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Please note we are unable to accept enrolments from International Student Visa holders (Subclass 500).