Certificate IV in New Small Business

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  • Qualification:
    Certificate IV
  • Study mode:
  • Payment options:
    Payment plan
    Upfront payment
  • Duration:
    1 year part-time
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  • Awarded by:
    AD1 College (RTO 91622)
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  • Career Outcomes:
    Small Business Owner | Business Manager | Small Business Manager | Operations Manager | Sales Manager | View All

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Course Rundown

Take the first step in an exciting business career with this industry-relevant online Certificate IV in New Small Business E-Learning (BSB42618) course from AD1 College.

If you’re a big-picture thinker who likes getting things done, a career in small business management or entrepreneurship may be for you – and this practical, flexible online course might be your exciting first step. Designed for people with limited prior experience in business management, this course will equip you with the fundamental skills and knowledge required to thrive in the challenging, dynamic and rewarding small business sector.

This qualification will teach you the fundamentals of small business management, including customer service, marketing, business planning and leading a team. Required work experience offers opportunities to put your new knowledge into practice, and helps you develop relevant, real-life experience to thrive in the workplace after course completion.

With an estimated 95 per cent of Australia’s 2 million companies small businesses, there’s a clear and competitive need for skilled small business operators in the market. With the skills, knowledge and confidence developed in this course, you’ll be able to take your big idea from dream to reality.

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There are no prerequisites for this course. Study with AD1 College requires you to be an Australian citizen or permanent visa holder.

In this business course, the subjects you may study include:

  • BSBSMB401 – Establish and comply with legal and risk requirements of small business
  • BSBSMB404 – Undertake small business planning
  • BSBSMB402 – Plan small business finances
  • BSBSMB403 – Market the small business
  • BSBSLS408 – Present, secure and support sales solutions
  • SBSCMM401 – Make a presentation
  • BSBSMB402 – Build client relationships and business networks
  • BSBCUS401 – Coordinate implementation of customer service strategies
  • BSBCUS402 – Address customer needs
  • BSBSMB407 – Manage a small team

With a mission to offer students a learning experience that “is as close to perfect as possible” you can trust that you’ll be on the right track when you study with AD1 College.

Sign up to a recognised course in Event Management, Small Business or Business Sales and be led by expert trainers who are at the top of their game and are passionate about helping you get on the path to success!

With a motto to "G.R.O.W with us", AD1 College is all about nurturing you along your learning journey and equipping you with valuable skills that are in demand.

Whether you’re new to tertiary education or looking to upskill in your field, AD1 College is committed to helping you get to your goal. Their focus is on the student and offering them full support while equipping them with real-world skills. Discover the AD1 College difference today!

Where Will It Lead Me?

Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a Certificate IV in New Small Business (BSB42618) from AD1 College.

This qualification will enable you to seek employment in a range of management in a diverse number of businesses. You may choose to seek employment as a business manager, a small business owner, a manager or a sales team leader in industries including hospitality, retail, sales, education, media, infrastructure, finance, engineering, technology, health and more. You may also choose to start your own enterprise.

The practical experience gained as part of this course will equip you with the abilities, insights and experience to thrive in the often past-paced, challenging and exciting world of small business, and will help you stand out in a competitive and dynamic small business environment.

Curious about where a career in small business could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:

How Much Will It Cost?

The full fee for this course is $3,000 for workplace or blended training. The full-fee for students studying 100% online is just $1,580.

Pay upfront and save! Students can pay their fees upfront and save $400, reducing the course cost to $2,600 (valid for workplace and blended training - available in Sydney Basin only).

AD1 College offers payment plan options to help make funding your studies easier.

AD1 College is an approved New South Wales Smart and Skilled provider and training may be subsidised for eligible students.

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