BSB40515 – Certificate IV in Business Administration

Our BSB40515 – Certificate IV in Business Administration qualification is suited to a range of individuals who use well-developed administrative skills and a broad knowledge base in a wide variety of administrative contexts. They will apply solutions to a defined range of unpredictable problems, and analyse information from a range of sources. Individuals may provide leadership and management.

This business course has been developed in consultation with those who work in the industry.

Course Highlights

Upon successfully completing this nationally recognised qualification, you will be able to:

  • Organise Meetings and Business Travel;
  • Address Customer Needs; and
  • Coordinate Business Records.

Entry Requirements

There are no pre-requisites for this course. Students are required to provide their Unique Student Identifier, photo identification and meet the language, literacy, and numeracy requirements.

Upon enrolment, if you wish our registered training organisation (RTO) to obtain a USI on your behalf, this will need to be indicated on the enrolment form provided. Speak to us today.

Career Prospects

Successful completion of the BSB40515 – Certificate IV in Business Administration may lead to employment opportunities, such as:

  • Administration Officer/Assistant;
  • Personal Assistant; or
  • Account Supervisor.

Please note: This course provides skills and knowledge to the industry standard, but does not guarantee a job.

Duration & Mode

This qualification can be completed in six months. The volume of learning offered by our registered training organisation (RTO) may vary per student depending on their existing skills and knowledge. More experienced students are likely to complete at the lower end of the volume and less experienced at the higher end.

On average students are required to study a minimum of 25 hours per week consisting of Online Assessments, Self-Directed Study and some Face to Face classes. Each student will be provided with a course delivery schedule including the location of Face to Face classes.

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RTO Info

This course, BSB40515 – Certificate IV in Business Administration, is delivered through Aurora Training & Professional Services Pty Ltd and J2S Training Solutions Pty Ltd.

  • RTO Codes: 90966 and 90940.

To participate in nationally recognised training you will need to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

If you do not already have one, please don’t worry. We will gladly help you to create your own, which you will be able to use for all future training.

Alternatively, you can create your own USI. The whole process is very easy and shouldn’t take any longer than several minutes to complete. To create your own, simply click onto the external links below:

How will I be Assessed?

Because this is a nationally recognised qualification, you will need to be formally assessed. We use a range of assessment methods for this qualification, including:

  • Short answers;
  • Projects;
  • Activities; and
  • Workplace Observation or Observation in a Simulated Workplace.
Work Placement
  • The training program includes 38 hours of industry / work placement.
NSW Fees

This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

  • Exemption: $0
  • Concession: $240
  • First Qualification: $1,450
  • Second Qualification: $1,750

The fees for the course will vary based on the eligibility criteria. For more information please visit

What if I’m not eligible for subsidised training?

Should you be ineligible for a government subsidised place, Stride Learning offers this exact qualification under our fee-for-service (FFS) arrangement.

For more information about this payment option, simply tap on our Fee for Service tab, to learn more.

  • Stride Learning’s registered training organisations (RTOs) do not accept upfront payments of more than $1,500. If a student’s fee is more than this amount, the support of a flexible payment plan will be offered to students.

For eligibility and more information please contact us.

Fee for Service

If you are ineligible for government subsidised training, or would rather undertake this course on a fee-for-service (FFS) basis, the cost to undertake this nationally recognised qualification is:

  • $3,600
  • Stride Learning’s registered training organisations (RTOs) do not accept upfront payments of more than $1,500. If a student’s fee is more than this amount, the support of a flexible payment plan will be offered to students.
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The Units of Competency are

This course contains 10 Units of Competency. Click to reveal.

This qualification consist of 10 units of competency, as shown below. Please call Stride Learning for enquiries about customisation and contextualisation:

  • BSBADM405 – Organise Meetings (E)
  • BSBADM406 – Organise business travel (E)
  • BSBINM401- Implement workplace information systems (E)
  • BSBITU402 – Develop and use complex spreadsheets (E)
  • BSBWRT401 – Write complex documents (E)
  • BSBADM407 – Administer projects (E)
  • BSBADM409 – Coordinate business records (E)
  • BSBCUS402 – Address customer needs (E)
  • BSBRSK401 – Identify risk and apply risk management processes (E)
  • BSBWHS401- Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements (E)


(C) – Core unit; (E) – Elective unit

Nationally Recognised Training

Stride Learning RTOs and staff are fully committed to offering the most appropriate study opportunity to each individual. People from all backgrounds and those with a disability are welcomed to apply. We will endeavour to meet your specific learning need, which may require us to refer you to a more suitable course and provider.

If you are residing in NSW or QLD, you may be eligible to be subsidised for some or all of your training fees and charges. Please contact us to determine your eligibility.

Please note: different state governments have different policies on the number – and range of training – that may be subsidised. We will check and advise you when you call us. For example, by undertaking a qualification subsidised by the QLD government, under the Certificate 3 Guarantee or Higher Skills Programs, you will no longer be eligible for another government subsidised place at that level.

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