If you have dreams of starting a business venture of your own, and can't imagine a working life where you're working under someone else, then the BSB40320 - Certificate IV in Entrepreneurship and New Business (release 2) can be the perfect stepping stone in helping you make your business dream into reality.
Having an ambitious and positive attitude goes a long way, and this course will help you market new business ventures, as well as build and maintain key business relationships with stakeholders.
Plus, you'll get the opportunity to explore the business operations side and learn how to increase the profit and value of your business, helping you prepare for unique and complex scenarios as an entrepreneur.
What you'll learn
This qualification comprises units that can help you prepare for a career in entrepreneurship.
If your desire is to be self-employed and run your own business venture, studying this course can give you the skills and knowledge needed to do this.
In this course, you'll learn to:
- Plan finances for new business ventures
- Research and develop business plans
- Establish legal and risk management requirements of new business ventures
- Build and maintain business relationships
Other personal skills you may learn along the way include:
- Effective leadership
- Complex problem-solving skills
- Emotional intelligence
Work in a simulated workplace
By studying with Upskilled, you'll get the opportunity to undertake tasks and/or assessments that are related to a workplace environment.
With online learning, we want you to develop some ""work-ready"" skills that complement well with the theory components of your course.
A simulated workplace allows you to undertake practical assessments that help you put your skills into practice. The simulated workplace can be accessed through our customised learning platform, MyUpskilled.
By choosing Upskilled, you will gain access to supplementary resources that can help with your studies. These inclusions aim to enhance your online learning experience, making it interactive and engaging. These include:
- Access to Upskilled's customised learning platform, MyUpskilled
- Student Support Team
- Specialist trainers
- Online tutorials
- video content access via:
Recognition of Prior Learning / Credit Transfer
You may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) or Credit Transfer (CT) provided that you have supporting evidence of any prior education and work experience. This can either reduce your study load or shorten the duration of your course. Prior to enrolment, please speak with your Education Consultant for further details.
After enrolment, you can download the application from MyUpskilled, or on request from Student Support. A trainer will be assigned to assess your eligibility for RPL and/or CT.
This course will have you undertake summative and formative assessments, write reports and/or create a portfolio, and participate in role-playing scenarios. You'll also be working on a variety of projects that require your own research as well as answering various written/oral questions that apply the theory you learn into practice.