BSB40515 Certificate IV in Business Administration


This qualification reflects the role of individuals who use well-developed administrative skills and a broad knowledge base in a wide variety of administrative contexts. They apply solutions to a defined range of unpredictable problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources. They may provide leadership and guidance to others with some limited responsibility for the output of others.


Job roles

  • Accounts Supervisor
  • Executive Personal Assistant
  • Office Administrator
  • Project Assistant.

Pathways information

Pathways into the qualification

Preferred pathways for candidates considering this qualification include: BSB30412 Certificate III in Business Administration or other relevant qualification/s OR vocational experience in providing administrative or operational support to individuals and/or teams but without a formal business administration qualification.


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

  • Accounts Receivable Clerk
  • Accounts Payable Clerk
  • Clerk
  • Data Entry Operator
  • Junior Personal Assistant
  • Medical Records Officer
  • Receptionist
  • Office Administration Assistant
  • Office Administrator
  • Word Processing Operator.


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:

BSB50407 Diploma of Business Administration.


*Concessions and Exemptions: If you are an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, a student with a disability or a Commonwealth welfare recipient, 

you and your dependents may be eligible for fee exemptions or concessions when enrolling in a Smart and Skilled course.
Please contact one of our consultants on (02) 9700 9333

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Learner Handbook & Course Information

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