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Certificate IV in Business

BSB40215
Average Course Fee: $3398
Average Duration: 7 Months

This qualification is suited to those working as administrators and project officers. In this role, individuals use welldeveloped 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.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for Certificate IV in Business

89.2%

Satisfied with the training
52.7%

Received job-related
benefits from training
This qualification is available as an Australian Apprenticeship in the states and territories shown by blue colouring in the table below.

  1. ACT
  2. NSW
  3. NT
  4. QLD
  5. SA
  6. TAS
  7. VIC
For more information on apprenticeship pathways, please visit this course on aapathways.com.au
This course may be subsidised in the following state and territories

  1. ACT
  2. NSW
  3. NT
  4. QLD
  5. SA
  6. TAS
  7. VIC

For more information about financial support and subsidies for training, please refer to the Financial assistance page

Total number of units = 10

1 core unit plus

9 elective units, of which:

  • 5 elective units must be selected from the elective units listed below
  • 4 elective units may be selected from the elective units listed below, or any currently endorsed Training Package or accredited course at the same qualification level
  • if not listed below, 1 unit may be selected from either a Certificate III or Diploma qualification.
  • Elective units must be relevant to the work environment and the qualification, maintain the integrity of the AQF alignment and contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome.

    Core Units

    BSBWHS401 Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements

    Elective Units

    BSBADM405 Organise meetings

    BSBADM409 Coordinate business resources

    BSBCMM401 Make a presentation

    BSBCUS401 Coordinate implementation of customer service strategies

    BSBCUS402 Address customer needs

    BSBCUS403 Implement customer service standards

    BSBCON401 Work effectively in a business continuity context

    BSBEBU401 Review and maintain a website

    BSBFIA402 Report on financial activity

    BSBINN301 Promote innovation in a team environment

    BSBIPR401 Use and respect copyright

    BSBIPR402 Protect and use new inventions and innovations

    BSBIPR403 Protect and use brands and business identity

    BSBIPR404 Protect and use innovative designs

    BSBIPR405 Protect and use intangible assets in small business

    BSBITA401 Design databases

    BSBITS401 Maintain business technology

    BSBITU401 Design and develop complex text documents

    BSBITU402 Develop and use complex spreadsheets

    BSBITU404 Produce complex desktop published documents

    BSBLED401 Develop teams and individuals

    BSBMKG413 Promote products and services

    BSBMKG414 Undertake marketing activities

    BSBPMG522 Undertake project work

    BSBRKG402 Provide information from and about records

    BSBREL401 Establish networks

    BSBRES401 Analyse and present research information

    BSBRSK401 Identify risk and apply risk management processes

    BSBSUS401 Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices

    BSBWRT401 Write complex documents

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    The following occupations relate to this qualification.

    Analyst
    Office Administrator
    Personal Assistant
    The following industry sectors relate to this qualification.

    Aviation
    Business Administration
    Business Services
    Government Administration
    Ground Operations
    Logistics
    Public Administration
    Transport
    Warehousing and Storage



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    6. TAS
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    The following facilities are required at the training site:

    Offsite training is avaliable in the following locations:
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    Limited to the following postcodes:
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    Fixed submission dates (assessment pieces have set submission dates)
    Self-paced (training has no set class times of set submission dates)

    This RTO can offer VET Student Loans for certain approved courses. A VET Student Loan is a capped loan from the Australian Government to help you pay your tuition fees. Your initial loan debt amount (loan and loan fee, if applicable), plus indexation, must be paid back once you start earning over a certain amount. The amount for the 2016-2017 income year is $54,869.

    For more information, visit the Department of Education and Training or StudyAssist.


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    Student outcomes for Certificate IV in Business

    These are the outcomes of graduates surveyed six months after completing their training for Certificate IV in Business

    47.5%

    Of people who were not employed before starting their course were employed after completing it.
    Clerical and Administrative Workers
    4.1* %

    Office Managers and Program Administrators

    Of those employed after training, were in the same occupation as their course.
    Clerical and Administrative Workers
    47.3%
    Clerical and Administrative Workers
    Professionals
    13.6%
    Professionals
    Community and Personal Service Workers
    12.4%
    Community and Personal Service Workers
    Median salary of those employed in their first full-time job
    (includes those employed prior to training)

    $29,900

    $46,800

    $52,100


    Destination
    after training
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate IV courses
    Employed or in further study after training (%) 94.1 89.3 91.4
    Employment outcomes:
    Employed (%)
    Full-time (%)
    Part-time (%)
     
    84.6
    55.7
    28.9
     
    82.9
    59.4
    23.4
     
    84.2
    55.2
    28.7
    Further study outcomes:
    Enrolled at University (%)
    Enrolled at TAFE (%)
    Enrolled at Other provider (%)
     
    14.6
    12.6
    10.1
     
    6.9
    7.8
    13.8
     
    7.7
    8.5
    15.4
    Satisfied with the training (%) 89.2 86.3 85.6
    Received job-related benefits from training (%) 52.7 60.9 62.4
    Received personal benefits from training (%) 91.4 90.9 90.8
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) 82 82.7 84.7
    Recommend the training to other (%) 89.7 90.3 90.4

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate IV courses
    Median salary (Full-time) ($) 29,900 46 800 52 100
    Top Occupations (%):
    Clerical and Administrative Workers
    Professionals
    Community and Personal Service Workers
     
    47.3
    13.6
    12.4
     
    33.9
    17
    13.9
     
    22.4
    20.5
    16.7
    Top Industries (%):
    Health Care and Social Assistance
    Public Administration and Safety
    Accommodation and Food Services
     
    15.3
    12.9
    12.3
     
    13.2
    12.3
    10.5
     
    21.1
    11.6
    10.9

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate IV courses
    Employed after training (%) - 90.9 91.8
    Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 46 900 52 200
    Enrolled in further study (%) - 28 30
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 86.6 85.5
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 87 87.2

    Employment
    status
    This
    course
    Similar
    courses
    All Certificate IV courses
    Employed after training (%) 47.5 49.5 47.1
    Median salary (Employed full-time) ($) - 44 700 44 400
    Enrolled in further study (%) 37.8 31.1 39.3
    Satisfied with the training (%) - 86 86.8
    Achieved main reason for undertaking training (%) - 66.5 73.3

    Please Note:
    All statistics are supplied by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research.
    * The estimate has a relative standard error greater than 25% and therefore should be used with caution.
    ** NCVER does not report on estimates based on less than 5 respondents because the estimates are unreliable.
    For more information, please refer to the Statistics Explained page.

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    Health Care and Social Assistance
    15.3
    Health Care and Social Assistance
    Public Administration and Safety
    12.9
    Public Administration and Safety
    Accommodation and Food Services
    12.3
    Accommodation and Food Services
    Business Services
    Stream Certificate II Certificate III Certificate IV Diploma Advanced Diploma
    Leadership & Management          
    Customer Engagement          
    Legal and Conveyancing          
    Medical          
    Small Business and Franchising          
    Education          
    International Trade          
    Advertising          
    Marketing & Communication          
    Purchasing          
    Recordkeeping          
    Project Management          
    Human Resources and Work Health & Safety          
    Governance          
    Quality Auditing          
    International Education          
    Library & Information Services          
    Environmental Management          

    Note: Information provided as a guide only.  Chart developed by the Australian Apprenticeships & Traineeships Information Service (aatinfo.com.au). Information in this chart may be reproduced with acknowledgement of its source: "The Australian Apprenticeships & Traineeships Information Service (aapathways.com.au/jpc) funded by the Australian Government Department of Education and Training".