BSB42015 & BSB40515Dual Qualification: Certificate IV in Leadership and Management and Certificate IV in Business Administration

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  • Awarded by

    Open Colleges (RTO 90796)

  • Qualification

    Certificate IV

  • Study Mode


  • Payment Options

    Payment planUpfront payment

  • Duration

    Up to 24 months

  • Start Date

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  • Course Fee

    Price may vary Price may vary

  • Career Outcomes

    Office Administrator | Team Leader | Executive Personal Assistant | Supervisor | 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.

Last modified: 02 Nov 2018

In a Nutshell

Study this conveniently bundled Dual Qualification: Certificate IV in Leadership and Management (BSB42015) and Certificate IV in Business Administration (BSB40515) to fast-track your progression up the corporate ladder. Offered online by Open Colleges, the program has been designed to equip you with the managerial expertise and leadership skills needed to move into supervisory and management roles.

Over the course of the 24-month program you will learn how to deftly execute business administration tasks, such as organising meetings or business travel plans, writing complex documents and preparing financial reports. You will also learn managerial strategies in order to effectively lead teams, promote innovation in the workplace, communicate as a leader and encourage your staff to engage in continuous professional development. Learn how to flex your managerial muscles, and enquire about this online dual qualification today! 

  • What You'll Need to Get In


    To be eligible for this course, applicants must the following criteria:

    • Have completed year 10; OR
    • Hold a certificate II level or higher; OR
    • At least 2 years of industry experience in a role that requires the use of written documentation and communication; AND
    • Aged at least 18 years old. If you are under 18, your enrollment form will need to be signed by a parent or guardian; AND
    • Basic computing skills; AND
    • Basic Language, Literacy and Numeracy skills
  • Subject Breakdown

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    In this leadership and business admin course, the subjects you will study include:

    • BSBADM405 - Organise meetings
    • BSBADM406 - Organise business travel
    • BSBWHS401 - Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements
    • BSBMGT401 - Show leadership in the workplace
    • BSBLDR403 - Lead team effectiveness
    • BSBINN301 - Promote innovation in a team environment
    • BSBMGT403 - Implement continuous improvement
    • BSBMGT402 - Implement operation plan
    • BSBINM401 Implement workplace information system
    • BSBWRT401 - Write complex documents
    • BSBFIA401 - Prepare financial reports
    • BSBFIA402 - Report on financial activity
    • BSBLDR402 - Lead effective workplace relationships
    • BSBLDR401 - Communicate effectively as a workplace leader
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  • Why Open Colleges?

    RTO 90796
    Open Colleges is one of the largest private education providers in Australia. It offers a wide variety of courses, from leisure courses to vocational and higher education courses, many of which are government-accredited and employer-recognised. Most courses are delivered online or via blended learning, allowing you to work at your own pace and around your own schedule. Studying with Open Colleges is perfect for people with busy lifestyles, and those wishing to work and learn for themselves.

    As a student of Open Colleges, you will have access to a range of student and administrative support options. Your course trainers are available via email, messaging and through your online course forums in OpenSpace. You will also have access to help with study skills such as time management, essay writing and referencing.


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    "Because it’s so flexible, it was easy for me to do it. I’ll be in the middle of an assignment and I can just pause it if my son is asking for lunch. I’ll quickly make him lunch or get a drink and I can just open it back up and go straight back into it to continue. The trainers have been great. They really try to get back to you on time and make sure they give you the best possible answers. They always seem to come back with a quick response."

    "It’s given me a different mindset. I used to think you’d go out and do a job, like mechanics, for years and that you’d just get the qualification after years on the job. But with this, you can study for a couple of months and then you can go out into the world fully qualified and ready for the job and just go for it."

    Amy Stephenson , Certificate III in Accounts Administration

    "I think the Open Colleges model is particularly good because you’re not tied down to due dates, you just have as much time as you need. You have people to get in touch with if you’re having trouble. I’ve actually had emails back at 10pm at night from my teacher. I’ve been sitting here and I’ve shot one off and they’ve got right back to me within that hour. You don’t get that anywhere."

    Marcia Lindsay , Diploma of Hospitality

    "I am a farmer and I run a family farm with my husband. I was given the opportunity to study any course I wanted that would help our business, and that may help me earn some money off the land, so I chose to learn bookkeeping. The course is so useful and beneficial for our farm. It’s great to learn how to set journals out so our accountant can do the BAS and income tax, without them being all over the place."

    "My job is probably best described as a medical equipment specialist. I educate and train people in the use of CT scanners onsite. Getting the skills to use in trainings, to substantiate the work I do is very valuable. The course has changed my work and the way I approach training courses. It’s made me more confident and I’ll be better at my job."

    Melinda Wheeler , Certificate IV in Training and Assessment

Where Will This Course Take You?

Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive two nationally recognised, accredited qualifications from Open Colleges: Certificate IV in Leadership and Management (BSB42015) and Certificate IV in Business Administration (BSB40515). 

Wondering where a career in leadership could take you? Potential job outcomes may include; Team Leader, Office Administrator, General Manager, Business Manager, Executive Director, Department Manager, Management Consultant, Human Resources Manager, Coordinator, Supervisor, Leading Hand, Facilities Coordinator.

Let's Talk Price

Open Colleges offers two flexible payment models to help make studying more affordable:

Payment Option 1: Pay in weekly instalments

  • $78.39 per week (48 weekly repayments)
  • $100 deposit

Payment Option 2: Pay in full when you enrol and save up to 20% on your course fees

  • $3,592 upfront payment
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