Certificate IV in Business Administration – BSB40515

Australian Workplace Training offers Certificate IV in Business Administration via two delivery modes.
Online (E-Learning) and Externally.

This qualification is suited to a range of individuals who use well-developed administrative skills and a broad knowledge base in a wide variety of administrative contexts. They apply solutions to a defined range of unpredictable problems, and analyse information from a variety of sources.
They may also provide leadership and guidance to others.

Occupational titles may include:

  • Office Administrator
  • Enrolment Assistant
  • Business Administration Assistant
  • Accounts Supervisor
  • Project Assistant
  • Senior Clinical Coder

An interview with a trainer will be arranged prior to your enrolment.
In this interview any difficulty you might experience with your training will be discussed, these may be language, literacy or physical disabilities. If you have any concerns or special needs please discuss them with the trainer during the interview as support could be available for you.

External and Online students study this course at their own pace, however it is anticipated the course will be completed in approximately twelve to eighteen months, it can be completed earlier depending on the individual. Students work at home with self-paced units and have access to a trainer either face to face or by phone, fax, correspondence and email for assistance.
Students are required to maintain monthly contact with their trainer via phone, email or face to face (please contact reception to arrange an appointment with your trainer).

During the course we will work with you to arrange a suitable venue(s) for work placement.
At the end of the course you will be expected to have completed a minimum of 120 hours of work placement to enable the assessment of your ability to implement your training under working conditions.
Please discuss this with your trainer at your interview.

Please note that students completing the course through a funded initiative will be required to complete the number of work placement hours nominated in the funding agreement.

This qualification consists of 10 elective units;
Each unit includes the relevant training and assessment materials required to achieve competency

Elective Units:
BSBADM405 Organise meetings
BSBADM411 Produce complex texts from audio transcription
BSBINM401 Implement workplace information system
BSBITU402 Develop and use complex spreadsheets
BSBITU404 Produce complex desktop published documents
BSBADM409 Coordinate business resources
BSBCMM401 Make a presentation
BSBCUS402 Address customer needs
BSBRES401 Analyse and present research information
BSBWHS401 Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements

The qualification is achieved by successfully completing all the suggested units.
This can be achieved by participating in training sessions, completing assignments and by demonstrating your ability by putting the learning into practice under working conditions during the work placement.
Skills Recognition is available.

Course Fees:

Fee for Service Students:

Cost of course: $2000

Available Payment Plans:
Payment plan (per unit): $200(payment to be made each time a unit is commenced)

Recognition Prior Learning: $75 per unit
Credit Transfer:                  $25 per unit

Incidental Fees:
Work Placement T-shirt:       $25
Work Placement Badge:        $4
Replacement unit fee:          $20 per unit

More information on our Fees can be found by visiting or Course Fee Information page. Payment plans are available.

For more information or to enrol, please contact us.