Level 5, 123 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne


BSB40120 - Certificate IV in Business

CRICOS course code


Course Description

This qualification reflects the role of individuals in a variety of Business Services job roles. These individuals may have supervisory performance accountabilities.

Individuals in these roles carry out a mix of specialist and moderately complex administrative or operational tasks that require self-development skills. They 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.


Qualification Code


Qualification Title

Certificate IV in Business

Total Course Duration

26 Weeks

Volume of learning

610 hours

Delivery Weeks

24 weeks

Holidays breaks

2 weeks




Course Structure- In order to achieve this qualification, student must complete following 12 unit of competencies.

                                     6 core unit, plus

                                     6 elective units


Unit Code

Unit Title




Apply critical thinking to work practices



Use digital technologies to collaborate in a work environment



Build and maintain business relationships



Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs



Write complex documents



Apply communication strategies in the workplace



Promote products and services



Apply business risk management processes



Coordinate business operational plans



Analyse and present research information



Develop personal work priorities



Develop and use emotional intelligence



Age requirements:

Students must be above 18 years of age while filling up the application form.

Academic Requirements:

To enter into this course delivered at TEDI, applicants should have successfully completed year 12 or secondary studies in applicant’s home country equivalent to Australian senior secondary school examination.


Mature Age students will also be considered without the minimum education requirements considering they have relevant work experience within the chosen area of study and a demonstrated capacity to meet the course requirements. A minimum of 2 years’ experience would normally be expected; however, each case will be reviewed individually with relevant work experience evidence in the form of an employment reference letter on company letterhead, work samples and curriculum vitae submitted will be considered. Such learner will be accessed for possible RPL opportunities and their course duration and volume of learning will be adjusted accordingly, if any RPL is granted.

English Language Requirements for International students:

English proficiency at an IELTS overall band score 5.5 or above or Upper Intermediate ELICOS Course Certificate from Australia or similar.

Refer to Enrolment Kit available on TEDI’s website for detailed information.

Language, Literacy and Numeracy test (LLN):

Students undertaking this course at TEDI must possess sound Numeracy skills since it requires them to do calculations or any other course related work. To determine this, all students wanting to study at TEDI are required to undertake LLN Test prior to the commencement of the course.  Based on the test outcome, students may be identified as requiring internal support services and/or external support services.

LLN test will be conducted on campus by using an ACSF mapped online LLN assessment tool - LLN Robot - under the supervision of qualified LLN assessor.

Students will be required to undertake language, literacy and numeracy test (LLN) test and achieve expected performance level of ACSF level 3 for BSB40120 - Certificate IV in Business.

Computer literacy requirements

Students enrolling into this course must have basic computer skills. Student are required to fill in the questions related to computer and internet skills in the Pre-Training Review form provided along with the application form.

Students who do not possess basic computing skills will be provided with basic computer using support. Students can contact TEDI for any further information or assistance on 03 9043 3926.

Materials and Equipment Required

TEDI will provide access to computers with required resources including access to internet during classroom hours, however, to work on assignments and tasks for self-study, all students are expected to have access to a laptop or computer with the Windows 7 operating system or higher. Students must have an active email address for communication and be contactable by phone (mobile or landline) and by mail (postal address).

All learners are expected to have access to MS office application such as Microsoft Word, an email platform.


Mode of Delivery: Classroom based Face to Face theory learning with access to a simulated environment for a minimum 20 hours per week.

Delivery Location:

Delivery Location: Level 5, 123 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, Victoria – 3000 Australia

Fees & Charges

Total Course Fee: $6900

Tuition Fee: $AU 6,000

Non Tuition Fee: $AU 900


Pathway from the Qualification

After achieving this qualification, candidates may undertake BSB50120 - Diploma of Business.

Employment Pathways

Units in this qualification reflect the knowledge and skills of individuals with significant experience in:

  • Administrative Officer
  • Administrative Team Leader
  • Assistant Business Analyst
  • Assistant Security Analyst
  • Business Development Assistant)

Above pathway information is in line with qualification description on National Training Register (https://www.myskills.gov.au/courses/details?Code= BSB40120) & (www.training.gov.au), it doesn't imply any job guarantee or job role at the end of the course.

TEDI doesn’t claim any employment outcome or job guarantee associated with its courses as it will be misleading

This course Information may not be sufficient to make an Enrolment decision. Please read this information in conjunction with Student Handbook available on this website.