Qualification descriptor

The Certificate IV in Business reflects the role of individuals who use well-developed skills and a broad knowledge base in a wide variety of contexts. They apply solutions to a defined range of unpredictable problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources. They may provide leadership and guidance to others with some limited responsibility for the output of others.

Prerequisite requirements

There are no prerequisite requirements for individual units of competency.

Course availability: Sydney CBD
Length: 4 terms, (52 weeks incl. 16 weeks holidays)

campusmorning sessionevening session
North Manly$ 1300/TERM
City Campus$ 1300/TERM$ 1300/TERM

Entry requirements

  • Applicants must provide evidence of successfully completed Year 11 or equivalent.
  • Students must be over 18 years of age at time of course commencement.
  • Students need an appropriate level of English to undertake this course (such as an English level of upper intermediate or IELTS 5.5). Please view the student enrolment requirements for more information.

Pathways into the qualification

  • None

This is a sample course only.

Unit CodeUnit NameCore/ElectiveHours
BSBTEC404Use digital technologies to collaborate in a work environmentCore100
BSBXTW401Lead and facilitate teamElective80
BSBTWK401Build and maintain business relationshipsCore100
BSBOPS405Organise business meetingsElective40
BSBINS401Analyse and present research informationElective40
BSBWRT411Write complex documentsCore100
BSBPEF402Develop personal work prioritiesElective40
BSBMKG434Promote products and servicesElective40
BSBPEF502Develop and use emotional intelligenceElective60
BSBXCM401Apply communication strategies in the workplaceCore40
BSBWHS411Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programsCore40
BSBCRT411Apply critical thinking to work practicesCore40
After achieving the BSB40120 Certificate IV in Business, candidates may undertake a range of Diploma level qualifications within the BSB07 Business Services Training Package, or other Training Packages.
There is no direct link between this qualification and licensing, legislative and/or regulatory requirements. However, where required, a unit of competency will specify relevant licensing, legislative and/or regulatory requirements that impact on the unit.
Further general information about studies and regulations can be found here.