BSB40420 - Certificate IV in Human Resource Management


This qualification reflects the role of individuals who work in a range of human resources roles. The job roles that relate to this qualification may include Human Resources Officer, Human Resources Coordinator and Payroll Officer.


Responsibilities are likely to be determined at a workplace level. Some smaller organisations may require employees to work across all aspects of human resources. In larger organisations, individuals may support a single human resources function.


Job roles

  • Human Resources Assistant
  • Human Resources Officer
  • Payroll Officer.

Pathways Information

Pathways into the qualification

Preferred pathways for candidates considering this qualification include:

BSB40120 - Certificate IV in Business or other relevant qualification/s


with vocational experience in assisting human resources team leaders, supervisors or managers in their work but without formal human resource qualifications.

Examples of indicative job roles for candidates seeking entry based upon their vocational experience include:

  • Administration Officer
  • Executive Personal Assistant
  • Human Resources Clerk
  • Office Administrator
  • Project Assistant.

This breadth of expertise would equate to the competencies required to undertake this qualification.


Pathways from the qualification

After achieving this qualification candidates may undertake:

BSB50320 - Diploma of Human Resources Management.


Course fee

eLearning $1,950.00

Correspondence $1,950.00