Certificate IV in Business

BSB40120
Certificate IV in Business
Key facts
CRICOS course code: 102307K

Intake dates 2021-2022

18/10/2021
22/11/2021
17/01/2022
21/02/2022
18/04/2022
23/05/2022
18/07/2022
22/08/2022
17/10/2022
21/11/2022

Course duration
6 terms (75 weeks) including 15 weeks holiday

Study load
14 hours of live lessons and 6 hours of self-directed study per week

Class times
Day
Evening (coming soon)

Course fees (AUD$)

Enrolment fee: $200

Tuition fees
Per term: $2,500
Total tuition fee: $15,000

Material fees: $200

* All courses and prices are subject to change without notice, and courses are offered subject to availability.

About this course

Build on your existing skills and develop a solid grounding for the unique needs of business and corporate environments.

This course covers broad business knowledge and the essentials to successfully contribute to any business, including administration and basic project skills.

Through our expert trainers and practical study approach, you will build confidence to become an excellent team member and achieve success in a business environment.

What you will learn

Through the Certificate IV in Business, you will learn how to:

 

 

 

Make dynamic presentations

Organise successful meetings

Implement customer service strategies and basic leadership skills

Build skills to solve unpredictable problems and situations

Find more innovative ways to research solutions and problem solve

Learn how to guide others in administrative tasks and basic projects

Write complex documents and develop and use complex spreadsheets

What you will need

For this course, you will need to have:

Access to a computer or tablet to use in class and at home

Access to a fast Internet connection

A Unique Student Identifier (USI)*

*What is a USI?

Entry requirements

  • Be at least 18 years of age and have completed the equivalent of Year 12.
  • Have an IELTS* score of 5.5 (test results must be no more than 2 years old) or able to demonstrate competence through documented evidence of the following:
    • Educated for 5 years in an English speaking country; or
    • Completed at least 6 months of a Certificate IV level course in an Australian RTO; or
    • Successful completion of an English Placement Test through our partner college, Universal English College (UEC)
  • Access to a laptop or tablet for home and classroom use with Microsoft Office software or equivalent

*Note that other English language tests such as PTE and TOEFL may be accepted. 

Resource requirements

Course fees do not include computer software or textbooks, which are to be purchased at the student’s own cost. Non-payment of course fees may result in cancellation of enrolment.

Business Administration 2nd Edition, Kris Cole

Cengage Learning: www.cengage.com.au

Check the publisher’s website for current pricing

These textbooks may be purchased by students through Cengage Learning or any other bookshops or online providers that offer this publication.

Students must also supply their own laptop with Microsoft Office software e.g. Office 365 Personal that includes Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint & Publisher.

Course units

You will need to successfully complete six core units [c] and five elective [e] units to get this certificate.

  • BSBPEF402 – Develop personal work priorities [e]
  • BSBTEC404 – Use digital technologies to collaborate in a work environment [c]
  • BSBCRT411 – Apply critical thinking to work practices [c]
  • BSBWHS411 – Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs [c]
  • BSBTEC402 – Design and produce complex spreadsheets [e]
  • BSBWRT411 – Write complex documents [c]
  • BSBCMM411 – Make presentations [e]
  • BSBTWK401 – Build and maintain business relationships [c]
  • BSBXCM401 – Apply communication strategies in the workplace [c]
  • BSBPEF401 – Manage personal health and wellbeing [e]
  • BSBCRT412 – Articulate, present and debate ideas [e]

Course delivery and assessments

A blended course which combines face to face and online learning and delivery.

At Ambridge, we teach you through a variety of ways, including lectures, workshops, individual feedback sessions and study support groups.

We also use case studies, presentations, reports, group tasks, direct observation, practical projects and more to assess your progress.

Careers you can pursue

After graduating from the Certificate IV in Business, there are a number of career options open to you, including:

  • Office Administrator
  • Office Coordinator
  • Customer Service Advisor
  • Student Services Advisor
  • Project Officer

Course credit

Have you completed any courses that are the same as the units offered by Ambridge? Then you may be eligible for Credit Transfer (CT) or Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

RPL accounts for the skills and knowledge you have gained through work and life experiences, while CT recognises formal training you have already completed – and is only available for Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) awards.

You must apply during the application process and prior to commencement of study, otherwise your application will not be considered. Please get in touch to find out more.

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Certification

Students who successfully complete this course will be issued with the AQF qualification (Australian Qualifications Framework) BSB40120 Certificate IV in Business.

Students who partially complete this course (a minimum of one unit of competency) will be issued with a Statement of Attainment from BSB40120 Certificate IV in Business qualification for the unit/s of competency successfully completed.

Further Study

This certificate is the perfect pathway to a diploma offered at Ambridge.

Intake and term dates

2021

Term/Break Term dates duration Intake dates
Term 3 19 July – 24 September 2021 10 weeks 19 July, 21 August
Break 27 September – 15 October 2 weeks
Term 4 18 October – 23 December 2021 10 weeks 18 October, 22 November
Break 27 December – 14 January 2022 3 weeks

2022

Term/Break Term dates duration Intake dates
Term 1 17 January – 25 March 2022 10 weeks 17 January, 21 February
Break 28 March – 15 April 2 weeks
Term 2 18 April – 24 June 2022 10 weeks 18 April, 23 May
Break  27 June – 15 July 2 weeks
Term 3  18 July – 23 September 2022 10 weeks 18 July, 22 August
Break 26 September – 14 October 2 weeks
Term 4 17 October – 23 December 2022 10 weeks 17 October, 21 November
Break 26 December – 13 January 2023 2 weeks

2023

Term/Break Term dates duration Intake dates
Term 1 16 January – 24 March 2023 10 weeks 16 January, 20 February
Break 27 March – 14 April 2 weeks
Term 2 17 April – 23 June 2023 10 weeks 17 April, 22 May
Break 26 June – 14 July 2 weeks
Term 3 17 July – 22 September 2023 10 weeks 17 July, 21 August
Break 25 September – 13 October 2 weeks
Term 4 16 October – 22 December 2023 10 weeks 16 October, 20 November
Break 25 December – 12 January 2024 2 weeks

Please note study periods are usually 10 weeks, however due to Public Holidays, the length of study and holiday periods may vary. Please refer carefully to the dates above and refer to additional information provided in class for scheduled classes due to public holidays.

Ambridge Institute is responsible for the quality of the training and assessment and compliance and for the issuance of the AQF certification documents.

Ambridge Institute recognises AQF certification issued by other Registered Training Organisations (RTO).

Key facts
CRICOS course code: 102307K

Intake dates 2021-2022

18/10/2021
22/11/2021
17/01/2022
21/02/2022
18/04/2022
23/05/2022
18/07/2022
22/08/2022
17/10/2022
21/11/2022

Course duration
6 terms (75 weeks) including 15 weeks holiday

Study load
14 hours of live lessons and 6 hours of self-directed study per week

Class times
Day
Evening (coming soon)

Course fees (AUD$)

Enrolment fee: $200

Tuition fees
Per term: $2,500
Total tuition fee: $15,000

Material fees: $200

* All courses and prices are subject to change without notice, and courses are offered subject to availability.

Ambridge Institute