BSB40215 Certificate IV in Business

CRICOS Course Code 089329F

Course Overview


This qualification reflects the role of individuals who use well-developed skills and a broad knowledge base in a wide variety of contexts. They apply solutions to a defined range of unpredictable problems, and 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 Requirement

  • Be 18 years old or over.
  • Students who intend to enrol in this course must prove their successful completion of Certificate III in Business or equivalent, or prove their satisfactory completion of Australian Year 12 or international equivalent, or have industry experience in business or any relevant business service with a minimum of 2 years.
  • Students must have good communication skills. Candidates whose English is not their first language may be required to prove their English language skills which is equivalent to upper intermediate level (IELTS 5.5).


After completing the BSB40215 Certificate IV in Business, students may articulate into further study of the Diploma of Business offered by any RTO or they may have opportunities to continue their studies in Bachelor Degree programs offered by any Australian Higher Education providers.

Job Outcome

Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • Project Officer
  • Office Administrator

Delivery and Assessments

This program (BSB40215 Certificate IV in Business) is delivered in an institution based environment with face to face delivery. The mode of training is highly practical with a combination of practical projects, practical tasks with simulation workplace, tutorials, group activities and theory based documents.

Course structure

Duration : 40 weeks tuition plus 12 weeks term breaks.

Please refer to the unit description on

Core Units
BSBWHS401 Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedure, and programs to meet legislative requirements

Elective Units
BSBWRT401 Write complex document
BSBCUS403 Implement customer service standards
BSBITS411 Maintain and implement digital technology
BSBADM405 Organise Meeting
BSBITU401 Design and develop complex text document
BSBITU404 Produce complex desktop published document
BSBITU402 Develop and use complex spreadsheets
BSBLED401 Develop teams and individuals
BSBMKG413 Promote products and services