Certificate IV in business

Course Description

BSB40215 Certificate IV In Business. This qualification is suited to those working as administrators and project officers. In this role, individuals use well-developed skills and a broad knowledge base to apply solutions to a defined range of unpredictable problems and analyse information from a variety of sources. They may provide leadership and guidance to others with some limited responsibility for the output of others.

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

For more information about the course, visit www.training.gov.au

Education and Work Pathways

After achieving this qualification, candidates may choose to undertake studies at a higher education level. This course is a pathway into the Diploma of Business or Diploma of Leadership and Management.

Potential job outcomes upon completion of this course:

  • Project officer.
  • Accounts clerk
  • Administrator
  • Customer service
  • Admin Assistant


Code BSB40215
Prerequisites None
Duration 24 Weeks
Terms 2
Assessments Case Studies
Role Play
Short answer
Delivery Mode Classroom Based Training
Entry Requirements Candidates must be18 years old at the time of enrolment.


  • 6 Fetherstone Street, Bankstown NSW 2200
  • 22 Russell St, Morley WA 6062
  • 26 Edgar Street, Bowen Hills, Queensland
  • Level 2, 398 Chapel Road, Bankstown NSW 2200
  • L4/403 32 York Street, Sydney NSW 2000
  • 88 Ricketts Road, Mount Wavwrley VIC 3149


Please contact us on 1300 827 188 for information on fees, funding and payment plan options. Fees include all books and materials.

Language, Literacy and Numeracy requirements (LLN)

We recognise that not all people are able to read, write and perform calculations to the same standard. To Learning (RPL) help give you an idea of the language, literacy and numeracy skills required to study this course, you should sit for our LLN assessment before enrolment.

Support Services

During your studies with Future Academy, you will haveaccess to a comprehensive range of support services.

These include:

  • Academic Support
  • Student Support
  • Learning Support

How to enrol

Your enrolment is only one step away! Enrolling with Future Academy is easy. Just call one of our friendly staff members on: 1300 827 188.

We appreciate that choosing the right course is important. If you would like to discuss your career or course contact us on 1300 827 188 or send us an email to info@futureacademy.edu.au with your queries.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Students can apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for this qualification, and all students will be offered this option upon enrolment into the course. Please talk to one of our support officers for further information.

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Course Structure

TenUnits (1) coreand five (9) electiveunits are required for the award of theBSB40215 –Certificate IV in Business. Units have been selected in accordance with the packaging rules and are relevant to the work outcome, local industry requirements and qualification level.

The following Units of Competency as identified in the National Business Services Training Package must be successfully completed to attain the Certificate IV in Business at Future Academy.

Unit Code Unit Title Core/Elective
BSBWHS401 Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements Core
BSBADM405 Organise meetings Elective
BSBADM409 Coordinate business resources Elective
BSBCMM401 Make a presentation Elective
BSBCUS402 Address customer needs Elective
BSBEBU401 Review and maintain a website Elective
BSBIPR401 Use and respect copyright Elective
BSBITS401 Maintain business technology Elective
BSBLED401 Develop teams and individuals Elective
BSBRSK401 Identify risk and apply risk management processes Elective
Future Academy does NOT guarantee that: –
  • A learner will successfully complete the course. This is subject to completing all the required units of competency.
  •  A learner will obtain an employment outcome as this is outside the control of Future Academy.
  •  A learner will obtain a qualification or a statement of attainment without successfully completing the assessments.