What is business administration?
Business administration pertains to overseeing and supervising the business operations activities that happen in an organisation or business. It's a broad area that covers a range of fields including accounting, finance, sales, project management and research and development.
What is the BSB40120 - Certificate IV in Business (Administration)?
If you're already working as an office administration professional and looking to upgrade your skill set, the BSB40120 - Certificate IV in Business Administration can help you pursue that promotion, as well as give you the skills you need to undertake complex administrative and operational tasks.
If you're working as an Office Administrator or Administrative Assistant, having this qualification can help you move into a mid-level role, which can help you pursue jobs that pay better and have more unique career challenges along the way.
The course can equip you with the essential skills needed to:
- Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs
- Organising business meetings for stakeholders
- Providing HR support
- Coordinating business resources
You'll also have the opportunity to gain some useful transferable skills that are sought-after by employers, which include having excellent problem-solving skills, team collaboration and critical thinking.
Upskilled has plenty more business online courses that you can do if you want to explore a different area in business. The courses available include:
We also have short online courses available if you're a busy professional looking into upskilling for a shorter period of time. The courses below have a duration of 4 months
and can give you some of the core skills needed in business:
- Short Course: Introduction to Leadership & Management
- Short Course: Introduction to Project Management
- Short Course in Advanced Leadership and Management
What jobs can you get with a BSB40120 - Certificate IV in Business (Administration)?
If you want to work in the business administration sector, the BSB40120 - Certificate IV in Business (Administration) is a qualification that can help you prepare for mid-level roles if you want to become an office professional.
If you finish this course, you may be able to achieve the following career outcomes below on a more senior level:
- Office Administrator
- Administrative Assistant
By enrolling with Upskilled, you'll also get a free 12-month student membership with the Australian Institute of Office Professionals (AIOP).
This is a great membership to have as it can help accelerate your professional development as an office administration. You'll have access to network and professional development events, opportunity to participate in the committee and continue to build your skills through various workshops and webinars.
How to enrol in this course?
To enrol in the BSB40120 - Certificate IV in Business (Administration), you'll need to submit an enquiry form on our website. You'll need to supply the following details before you send through the form, these include:
- Your Name
- Contact Number
- Email Address
You'll also be asked the question, What best describes you?
This will help us determine what questions our education consultants should ask you related to your career trajectory. You'll need to choose the statement that best resonates with you. You may be:
- Changing careers
- Developing your skill set
- Starting a career
- Pursuing a promotion
- Returning to work
Once you've submitted your enquiry form, one of our education consultants will be in touch with you within 48 hours.
During the consultation, you'll have the opportunity to discuss more information about the BSB40120 - Certificate IV in Business (Administration) as well as details regarding payment options, course eligibility and possible career outcomes you may be able to pursue if you complete the course.
If you're happy with everything and ready to enrol, your education consultant will send through an enrolment form to begin the process of learning with Upskilled.
How to get the BSB40120 - Certificate IV in Business (Administration)?
Studying takes a lot of motivation and commitment so in order to complete the BSB40120 - Certificate IV in Business (Administration) you'll need to first understand why you're undertaking this course.
You may be looking to change careers, pursue a promotion or looking to re-enter the workforce after quite some time. Be clear with your intentions and you'll be on the way to career success in the business administration field.