This program is intended for students who wish to develop their skills and knowledge appropriate for an entry-level position in business.
In Australia, students successfully graduating from this qualification may receive a median salary of approx. $39,700 per year.
You will also learn how to create and use databases, develop electronic presentations, processing financial documents for payroll, accounts payable and work a range of business administration roles. It reflects the varied roles of individuals across different industry sectors who apply a broad range of competencies using some discretion, judgment and relevant theoretical knowledge.
This qualification may be accessed by direct entry, Although, It is highly recommended that the student:
- have satisfactory numeracy and literacy capabilities
- are mature age
To complete this qualification you will need to complete:
A total number of units: 12
- 1 core units
- 11 elective units
Further Progression: Students can progress onto a higher level course within the college. We offer a Diploma of Business Administration, Diploma of Leadership and Management, Graduate Diploma of Strategic Leadership within the Business course programs.
BSBWHS302 Apply knowledge of WHS legislation in the workplace
Suggested Elective Units:
BSBADM311 Maintain business resources
BSBCMM301 Process customer complaints
BSBCUS301 Deliver and monitor a service to customers
BSBDIV301 Work effectively with diversity
BSBFIA301 Maintain financial records
BSBFLM303 Contribute to effective workplace relationships
BSBFLM305 Support operational plan
BSBFLM306 Provide workplace information and resourcing plans
BSBFLM309 Support continuous improvement systems and processes
BSBFLM311 Support a workplace learning environment
BSBFLM312 Contribute to team effectiveness
BSBINM301 Organise workplace information
BSBINM302 Utilise a knowledge management system
BSBINN301 Promote innovation in a team environment
BSBIPR301 Comply with organisational requirements for protection and use of intellectual property
BSBITU301 Create and use databases
BSBITU302 Create electronic presentations
BSBITU303 Design and produce text documents
BSBITU304 Produce spreadsheets
BSBITU305 Conduct online transactions
BSBITU306 Design and produce business documents
BSBITU309 Produce desktop published documents
BSBPRO301 Recommend products and services
BSBPUR301 Purchase goods and services
BSBSUS401 Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
BSBWOR301 Organise personal work priorities and development
BSBWOR302 Work effectively as an off-site worker
BSBWRT301 Write simple documents
Duration: This course is conducted over a 10 week delivery, this includes term breaks.
Timetable: Monday- Friday (The timetable for future intakes may differ to the current schedule.)
Delivery Method: is a combination classroom delivery (face-to-face). Competencies will be assessed by theory tests, practical tasks and project work.
Delivery Location: Course is delivered on-site at our Brisbane Campus: 21 Parkview Street, Milton, QLD.
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For each unit, candidates will be given the option to demonstrate competency through a combination of any of the following:
- A Portfolio of Evidence which includes:
– Prior Qualifications (accredited and non-accredited)
– Employment History (detailed, positions, performance, appraisals)
– Work samples and other relevant documents (photos, videos, etc.)
– References and testimonials from verifiable sources
– Journals and publications
- Practical testing in the workshop/classroom
- Written/Verbal Testing
Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:
- Accounts Clerk
- Accounts Payable Clerk
- Customer Service adviser
- General Clerk
- Data entry operator
- Junior Personal Assistant
- Office Assistant
- Word Processer Operator
Fees: Government Funded Course
The tuition fees as published are subject to change annually given individual circumstances at enrolment and a number of other factors.
If you have difficulty paying the full fee of a course upfront you might be eligible for a payment plan. This allows you to pay for your course either per semester or in monthly installments.
Intake Dates: There are 4 intake dates in a year: Jan-Feb, April-May, July & September-October
Ready to get started?
Fill out an application above or see our How to Apply section for further guidance.
If you require assistance, our dedicated student advisors can help you with any questions you have about the application and enrolment process.
Students are advised to make an appointment to speak to a career counselor for advice on programs, learning pathways and career outcomes.
Pathway from the qualification:
After achieving the Certificate IV in Business, students may undertake a variety of business studies at the Certificate IV, Diploma or Advanced Diploma level.