Certificate IV in Business (General or, Specialisation in Administration or Operations)

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  • Awarded by

    LET Training

  • Qualification

    Certificate IV

  • Study Mode


  • Payment Options

    Payment planUpfront payment

  • Duration

    Up to 12 months part-time

  • Start Date

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  • Course Fee

    Price may vary

  • Career Outcomes

    Administration Assistant | Office Manager | Administration Supervisor | Administrative Assistant | View all

This course meets the Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

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  • In a Nutshell

    Turn your knack for getting things done into a professional career in business with this online Certificate IV in Business (BSB40120) course from LET Training.

    Designed for students with no prior work experience in business, this course offers the foundation skills and knowledge required to work in a variety of operational, administrative and supervisory roles in business. You'll choose from a general business qualification or a specialisation in administration or operations — building the skills you need for the career you want. 

    In this qualification, you'll learn core business skills in communication, relationship-building, critical thinking, collaboration, and ensuring work is safe and compliant. This general Certificate IV course offers students the opportunity to specialise in either operations or administration, or graduate with a general qualification.

    Delivered entirely online, this course is flexible to suit your lifestyle. You'll have access to one-on-one support from LET Training's specialist trainers, and submit project-based and simulated assessments, to reflect the real-world business environments.

    If you're considering a career in business, this practical online course is your next step.

  • What You'll Need to Get In

    To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:

    • Have successfully completed Australian Year 12 or equivalent; OR
    • Have successfully completed post-secondary studies; OR
    • Have at least six months of work experience.
  • Subject Breakdown


    Core subjects:

    • BSBCRT411 — Apply critical thinking to work practices
    • BSBTEC404 — Use digital technologies to collaborate in a work environment
    • BSBTWK401 — Build and maintain business relationships
    • BSBWHS411 — Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs
    • BSBWRT411 — Write complex documents
    • BSBXCM401 — Apply communication strategies in the workplace

    Elective subjects (General stream):

    • BSBPEF402 — Develop personal work priorities
    • BSBPEF502 — Develop and use emotional intelligence
    • BSBXTW401 — Lead and facilitate a team
    • BSBOPS405 — Organise business meetings
    • BSBINS401 — Analyse and present research information
    • BSBOPS403 — Apply business risk management processes

    Elective subjects (Administration specialisation):

    • BSBPEF402 — Develop personal work priorities
    • BSBPEF502 — Develop and use emotional intelligence
    • BSBHRM417 — Support human resources functions and processes
    • BSBINS402 — Coordinate workplace information systems
    • BSBOPS405 — Organise business meetings
    • BSBTEC401 — Design and produce complex text documents

    Elective subjects (Operations specialisation):

    • BSBPEF402 — Develop personal work priorities
    • BSBPEF502 — Develop and use emotional intelligence
    • BSBHRM415 — Coordinate recruitment and onboarding
    • BSBINS401 — Analyse and present research information
    • BSBOPS402 — Coordinate business operational plans
    • BSBOPS403 — Apply business risk management processes
  • Why LET Training?

    Nationally accredited courses – tick. Flexible learning options – tick. Experienced trainers – tick. Support team – tick. It looks like LET Training tick all the right boxes when it comes to getting you qualified! With a strong focus on helping individuals upskill and advance their career prospects, LET Training offer recognised courses in leadership, business administration, HR and more. It’s never been easier to learn thanks to their simple-to-follow online learning platform, allowing you to log on and study anytime, anywhere!

    LET Training is focussed on having students at the centre of their service delivery and are committed to providing you with the right learning support throughout your training.

    Enrolled students will have access to a range of support services, including; technical support; forums to meet other students online; as well as webinars, which are designed to respond to the needs of participants.

  • Where will this course take you?

    Consistent with qualification rules the qualification offered by LET Training has the following specialisations:

    • BSB40120 Certificate IV in Business
    • BSB40120 Certificate IV in Business (Administration)
    • BSB40120 Certificate IV in Business (Operations)

    This qualification equips you with the skills and knowledge required to seek work in a range of business services roles, including as a supervisor. Depending on your specialisation, you may choose to seek work as an Operations Coordinator, Executive Assistant, Office Administrator, or Project Administration Officer.

    You'll graduate from this course with the skills to apply solutions to unpredictable problems and analyse information from a variety of sources — setting you up for a satisfying, long-term career in business.

  • Career Outcomes

    Wondering where a career in business administration can take you? Potential job outcomes may include; Administration Manager, Bookkeeper, Office Administrator, Office Manager, Human Resources Manager, Personal Assistant, Executive Assistant, Event Manager, Management Consultant, Team Leader, Secretary, Business Development Manager, Project Consultant.

  • Let's talk price

    The fee for this course is $1,399.

    LET Training offers flexible payment options to suit your circumstances. You may choose to pay the full fee upfront, or enter into a payment plan option, including:

    • 50% course fee paid upfront plus 50% in 30 days
    • 50% course fee paid upfront plus 50% in two months
    • Upfront payment plus weekly instalments

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