BSB40120 Certificate IV in Business

Certificate IV in Business

Course Code: BSB40120 
CRICOS Code:104702E
Delivery mode:  On Campus
Course Duration: 12 months
Location: Sydney Campus 



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The Certificate IV in Business is designed to develop individuals’ skills in a broad range of business areas. Graduates will have a wide knowledge base to empower them to work across many roles and industries, and tailor their career to their interests.

This qualification supplies graduates with the influencing and communication skills required to build consensus and drive positive change in organisations.

• This course has been approved by Services Australia for Youth Allowance and Austudy Centrelink payments for eligible domestic students. 

For more details please see the Services Australia website by clicking the highlighted text.

This qualification reflects the role of individuals in a variety of Business Services job roles. These individuals may have supervisory performance accountabilities.


By undertaking this course, you will develop skills and knowledge in:  

  • Developing and implementing policies and procedures to improve business functions
  • Planning, drafting and writing complex work documents
  • Developing professional business relationships and effectively networking with others
  • Using critical thinking to recognise limitations in workplace practices and propose solutions
  • Planning and delivering workplace communications

Graduates of the Certificate IV in Business can work in roles such as: 

• Office Coordinator
• Sustainability Officer
• Personal Assistant
• Office Administrator

BSBSUS412 Develop and implement workplace sustainability plans
BSBPEF502 Develop and use emotional intelligence
BSBSUS413 Evaluate and report on workplace sustainability
BSBWHS411 Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs
BSBTWK401 Build and maintain business relationships
BSBCRT411 Apply critical thinking to work practices
BSBSUS511 Develop workplace policies and procedures for sustainability
BSBWRT411 Write complex documents
BSBPEF403 Lead personal development
BSBSUS411 Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
BSBXCM401 Apply communication strategies in the workplace
BSBTEC404 Use digital technologies to collaborate in a work environment

Every student will have an initial interview to assess their individual learning needs and their language, literacy and numeracy skills.

• Completed Australian Year 12 or equivalent
• IELTS 6.0 English language equivalence if a non-native English speaker
• Be aged over 17 for Domestic Students and over 18 for International Students.

This qualification has blended learning is available for domestic and international students, consisting of 33% online and 67% face-to-face learning.

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