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Certificate IV in Business


This qualification reflects the role of individuals who use well-developed skills and broad knowledge base in a wide variety of contexts. They apply solutions to a defined range of unpredictable problems and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources.

The Certificate IV in Business qualification is designed to develop skills across a range of business relevant activities that are useful in today’s work environment. These skills cover innovation, sales and marketing activities, team development and organisational skills. These are all areas of great value in the organisational responsibilities of the workplace today. This course may be the support you need in developing skills to further your career.

Location of Course Delivery

This course is delivered from Lonsdale Institute’s
Melbourne  and Sydney city campuses. Melbourne
is located at 277 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, Victoria. Sydney is located at 72 Bathurst Street, Sydney, New South Wales.

Delivery Approach and Mode

Delivery of the course is based on 20 hours face to face delivery per week over a period of 20 weeks delivered over 1 semester. This course is only available as face to face delivery for overseas student visa holders but is also available online, classroom and blended delivery for other participants.

Course Duration

This course is delivered over 20 weeks. However, depending on the time of enrolment and holiday periods throughout the year, the total duration of the course could be up to 26 weeks (including holidays).

Delivery and Assessment

A variety of methods are incorporated into the course to accommodate different learning styles. These include project work, reports, portfolio development as well as individual presentations.

Entry Requirements

Year 12 or equivalent literacy and numeracy levels. Students must be 18 years of age or over. Upper intermediate English language proficiency is required for International students.


After achieving the Certificate IV in Business, candidates may undertake a Diploma of Business.

COURSE CODE: BSB40215 CRICOS Code: 086934J

Course Structure

To attain a Certificate IV in Business, competency in the following 10 units must be achieved:






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