College Australia

Domestic Students


Certificate IV in Business​

Discover and learn the strategic tools you need to place yourself in the lead for office supervisory roles. You will learn how to apply key strategies and processes to support successful business outcomes.

(General, Business Administration or Medical Administration specialisation)

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Study online

No QLD Government Funding

Not available as a funded traineeship

Pay per unit

Workplace practical requirements

What can I expect?

This qualification prepares you for an office team leader role where you may have some supervisory duties. It is the perfect qualification if you ponder a shift in direction or have your eyes on a role with more responsibility.

You will learn vital strategies to support company objectives, such as critical thinking, complex document writing and building business relationships with key stakeholders.

A Certificate IV in Business will provide you with the high-level skills you need to enhance your career and create a solid foundation for job satisfaction. Your newly developed skills and knowledge will be a stepping stone to higher education should you wish to further your studies.

Career opportunities – where
will my studies lead me?

Administrative Team Leader


Office Administrator


With a Certificate IV in Business, you will:


Arm yourself with the right tools to make an epic impact in your field


Develop your existing skills and knowledge in office administration, creating a pathway into an office team leader role.


Gain an understanding of advanced-level critical thinking and apply analysis, synthesis, and evaluation principles to real-life business situations.


Discover how to identify and use advanced communication skills to provide instruction and build relationships with colleagues and clients that support successful outcomes.

Entry requirements

Not applicable.

Workplace practical

Not applicable.

Course Duration


months full time


months part time

Nationally Accredited Qualification

Recognised by the Australian Government as meeting a set of standards that provide vocational outcomes and lead to employment

Pathways to University


Rolling Enrolment

Enrol anytime

Learning Method

Study online at your own pace on any device

Live Webinars

Coming soon!

Fees and Payment Options:

Course fees:



Pay $1500 upfront
and Pay $1277 completion

Pay Per Unit

Administration Fee of


upfront (non-refundable)

Total units: 12
Fee per unit: $235



Pay 50% upfront ($738.50)
and 50% upon completion ($738.50)

Administration fees are non-refundable. Each unit will require payment before the release of your next unit.

For more information, please refer to our Fees, Charges & Refund Policy.

You will be required to follow your training plan. This will be discussed and agreed upon at induction. If you do not meet the obligation of the agreed timeframe, other charges may be applicable. Maximum time frames are subject to volumes of learning and qualifications being superseded.

Further charges may be applied if student obligations are not met in accordance with the agreed timeframes stated in the student training plan, discussed and determined at induction. Maximum time frames are subject to recommended study load and potential nationally authorised changes to qualification criteria.

Qualification Structure:

A total of 12 units must be completed:


Core Units

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 document

Apply communication strategies in the workplace


Elective Units

Develop personal work priorities

Develop and use emotional intelligence

Demonstrate leadership in the workplace

Coordinate business resources

Apply digital solutions
to work processes

Implement customer
service strategies

It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3!

We aim to help our students as much as possible. That’s why you can apply for and start your study journey in three easy steps.



Apply for the course you want with College Australia by completing the quick and easy online Enrolment Form. Click on the link below and choose the relevant qualification. When we receive your application, we will send you an email regarding the pre-enrolment eligibility requirements, including a Language Literacy and Numeracy assessment, Recognition of Prior Learning application and an outline of documentation required for your enrolment to proceed.


Meet your mentor

We will call you to confirm details, discuss eligibility, workplace and assessment requirements and ensure everything is correct.

This interview forms part of your orientation into your course and will allow you to ask further questions.

You will then be required to make payment.

Once payment is received, we will then send you the Confirmation of Enrolment (COE). This Includes details of your Educator and your Training Plan outlining the units you are undertaking and due dates


Commence your studies

You will receive an email with your login details. Remember these details and bookmark the login URL in your browser. Logging in will give you access to your first unit in the online portal.

Start on your first unit.

RPL students
Your Educator will contact you to progress the RPL process if you are undertaking this pathway.

Congratulations. You’re on your way to completing your new qualification!

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