Certificate IV in Business Administration (BSB40507)

Qualification: Certificate IV
Course Code: BSB40507
Study mode: Online
Payment options: Payment plan
Upfront payment
Duration: Self-paced
Start date: Anytime – start today!
Awarded by: Foundation Education (RTO 22557)
This course meets Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

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About this course

Get your admin career moving in the right direction with this online Certificate IV in Business Administration (BSB40507) course from Foundation Education. Designed to meet the professional needs of admin staff and small businesses, this course will equip you with the admin skills needed to efficiently run any workplace.

Obtain key competencies in a range of essential areas, from generating reports and coordinating meetings, to monitoring WHS policies and addressing customer needs. You'll walk away from this course with a comprehensive skillset geared towards working in administrative management.

So if you've got an eye for detail, love being organised and are a natural multi-tasker - this is the course for you.


In order to gain entry into this course, you must have successfully completed Year 12. It is also recommended that you:

  • Have undertaken a lower level qualification (e.g. a Certificate III in Business Administration); AND/OR
  • Have relevant industry experience, obtained through formal or informal training, work experience or life experience

Areas of study

In this business administration course, the subjects you will study include:

  • BSBADM405 - Organise meetings
  • BSBADM406 - Organise business travel
  • BSBWRT401 - Write complex documents
  • BSBINM401 - Implement workplace information system
  • BSBITU401 - Design and develop complex text documents
  • BSBCUS401 - Coordinate implementation of customer service strategies
  • BSBCUS402 - Address customer needs
  • BSBINN301 - Promote innovation in a team environment
  • BSBADM409 - Coordinate business resources
  • BSBWHS401 - Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements

Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Certificate IV in Business Administration (BSB40507) from Foundation Education.

Undertaking this course is a smart career move if you're interested in building a career in business admin, or currently work in the field and want a promotion. With this nationally recognised qualification, you'll have the skills and knowledge to work in a range of roles, including:

  • Administration manager
  • Accounts supervisor
  • Executive personal assistant
  • Office administrator
  • Project assistant

Finance options

Foundation Education offers a range of payment options to suit any budget:

  • Upfront payment - deposit + remaining course fee to be paid within 30 days
  • Payment plan - deposit + remaining course fee to be paid in instalments within 10 months
  • Rapid payment plan - deposit + remaining course fee to be paid in instalments within 4 months

Course fees include course delivery and assessment, study materials and dedicated student support services.

RTO 22557
Foundation Education is one of the few Registered Training Organisations (RTO) in Australia who endeavours to deliver flexible online training solutions designed to fit their students’ lifestyles. Since 1999, they’ve been focused on providing excellence in Vocational Education and Training and building partnership networks that drive quality graduates across each industry, alongside their partner RTO, the Australian Institute of Personal Trainers (AIPT).

With more than 60 nationally recognised certificate and diploma level courses on offer, the Foundation Education difference means:

Flexible Online Study
Foundation Education’s courses are delivered online so you can study whenever and wherever suits you. This also gives you the flexibility to choose your course length – whether that be the full term of your course or as little as six months.

Dedicated Student Support
Foundation Education’s industry experienced Technical Advisors, Assessors and Support Officers will support you from enrolment through to graduation.

Industry Relevant Courses
Course material is developed in consultation with industry experts to equip you with the job-ready skills and up-to-date knowledge required to support your career goals.
Studying with Foundation Education, you will be supported by an experienced trainer currently working in the industry. You will receive ongoing and personalised support with your assignments and career goals, and have access to coaching and advice from industry professionals. With state-of-the-art technology, you will have access to your course materials 24/7, meaning you can truly study when and where you want.

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