Certificate IV in Business

cert IV business
Course Code
Course Type
Accredited Course
Course Level
Skills Building
Business & Management
Course Location
Course Duration
Part Time: 1-2 years workplace delivery
1 year (online)
Course Cost
For an individual quotation of fees payable, please visit your nearest campus of Federation Training. Click Here for further information regarding Fees and Charges..
Study Modes
Online; Work Based; Off Campus
Enquiries for all campuses
Phone: (03) 5152 0773

Email: K.Burslem@federationtraining.edu.au
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841

Course Overview

If you're looking to find a way into the business world, then enrol in this course from our innovative Business & Administration department. You'll learn practical skills that are readily transferable to any work environment.

This course will further develop and enhance your business abilities in administration. Whether you want to seek more challenging roles, or run your own business one day, this course will provide you with the skills to help you on your way and achieve business success.

This nationally accredited 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 range of defined and 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.

Qualifications And Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate IV in Business.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Many Federation Training courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.

Employment Prospects

  • Project Officer
  • Personal Assistant
  • Office Administrator

Entry Requirements

Certificate III Business or other relevant qualification/s, or vocational experience assisting in a range of environments providing administrative or operational support to individuals and/or teams but without a formal business qualification.

Good computer and numeracy/literacy skills are important.

How To Apply

Direct to Institute


A range of assessment methods will be used, including reports, practical experiences and group discussions.

Opportunities For Further Study

After achieving this qualification candidates may undertake a range of Diploma level qualifications within the Business Services Training Package, or other Training Packages. By undertaking an additional 3 core units students are able to gain an accompanying qualification in Certificate IV in Frontline Management, Certificate IV in Small Business Management or Certificate IV in Human Resources.

Career Outcome
Bachelor of Applied Management
Department Manager, Senior Manager, Area Sales Manager, Quality Manager, Management Consultant, Regional Manager
Advanced Diploma of Management
Area Manager, Department Manager, Regional Manager
Diploma of Business
Executive Officer, Program Co-ordinator

Can prospective students enrol in individual units?


Course Structure

Unit Code
Unit Name
Core Units

Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements
Elective Units
* A selection of 9 elective units are to be undertaken.  Please contact us for further information