Certificate IV in Business Administration


This qualification is part of the Business Services Training Package. It aims to provide students with the ability to apply solutions to a defined range of unpredictable problems, as well as 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.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education


10 elective units.

Subjects you can Study:

Prepare financial reports; Produce complex texts from shorthand notes; Organise meetings; Organise business travel; Produce complex texts from audio transcription; Implement workplace information system; Design databases; Design and develop complex text documents; Develop and use complex spreadsheets; Produce complex desktop published documents; Write complex documents; plus more.

Study Pathways:

Students who successfully complete VET qualifications at the Certificate IV level or above and subsequently enrol in a Bachelor degree in the same field or discipline, will receive advanced standing.

Further information:

BSBITU307 Develop keyboarding speed and accuracy cannot be selected as an elective unit for this qualification

Campus Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
North Coast - Lismore No Full time
North Coast - Macksville No
New England - Armidale No
Sydney - Randwick No
South Western Sydney - Liverpool No
Western - Broken Hill No
Western - Forbes No
Riverina - Griffith No
Illawarra - Wollongong No
Illawarra - Bega No
Western - Lightning Ridge No
Northern Sydney - St Leonards No
North Coast - Lismore No
North Coast - Taree No Full time 0.5 year
New England - Narrabri No
Hunter - Newcastle No
South Western Sydney - Granville No
Western - Cobar No
Western - Orange No
Riverina - Leeton No
Illawarra - Shellharbour No
North Coast - Kingscliff No Full time
Western - Wilcannia No
Northern Sydney - Northern Beaches No
North Coast - Ballina No
North Coast - Port Macquarie No Full time 0.5 year
New England - Gunnedah No
Hunter - Gosford No
South Western Sydney - Miller No
Western - Bourke No
Western - Cowra No
Riverina - Wagga Wagga No
Illawarra - Moss Vale No
Western Sydney - Strathfield No
Northern Sydney - Hornsby No
North Coast - Ballina No Full time 0.5 year
North Coast - Great Lakes No Part time
New England - Coonabarabran No
Hunter - Muswellbrook No
South Western Sydney - Campbelltown No
Western - Coonamble No
Western - Lithgow No
Riverina - Tumut No
Illawarra - Goulburn No
Western - Condobolin No
Northern Sydney - Meadowbank No
North Coast - Casino No
North Coast - Great Lakes No Full time
New England - Tamworth No Full time 1 year
Hunter - Singleton No
Western Sydney - Baulkham Hills No
Western - Warren No
Western - Bathurst No
Riverina - Albury No
Illawarra - Yass No
Western Sydney - Richmond No
South Western Sydney - Bankstown No
North Coast - Casino No Part time
North Coast - Great Lakes No
New England - Quirindi No
Hunter - Cessnock No
Western Sydney - Blacktown No Part time
Western - Dunedoo No
Riverina - West Wyalong No
Riverina - Deniliqui No
Illawarra - Queanbeyan No
Western - Gilgandra No
Sydney - St George No
North Coast - Grafton No Full time 0.5 year
New England - Moree No
Sydney - Ultimo No
Hunter - Maitland No
Western Sydney - Blacktown No
Western - Parkes No
Riverina - Temora No
Riverina - Finley No
Illawarra - Nowra No
Western - Walgett No
Sydney - Gymea No
North Coast - Coffs Harbour No
New England - Glen Innes No
Sydney - Petersham No
Hunter - Belmont No
Western Sydney - Nepean No
Western - Mudgee No
Riverina - Cootamundra No
Riverina - Young No
Illawarra - Moruya No
Western - Nyngan No

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