BSB40515 Certificate IV in Business Administration

Duration: 26 Weeks - Full Time

Course Outline

A great course for those seeking to build on or formalise their existing business skills. This nationally accredited course will provide you with the business skills and organisational knowledge to be a more efficient and effective worker.

This qualification will provide you with knowledge and skills for employment in the diverse employment areas.

The course units build skills in preparing financial reports, spreadsheets and presentations, as well as writing documents, managing projects and monitoring workplace safety.

Course Duration: 26 weeks

Delivery mode: On campus face to face & self study


  • BSBADM405 Organise meetings
  • BSBADM406 Organise business travel
  • BSBINM401 Implement workplace information system
  • BSBITU401 Develop and use complex spreadsheets
  • BSBWRT401 Write complex documents
  • BSBADM407 Administer projects
  • BSBINN301 Promote innovation in a team enviornment
  • BSBREL401 Establish network to customers
  • BSBWHS401 Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements
  • BSBMKG413 Promote products and services

*We can also tailor a unit/program to your sector or organisation.

Course Objectives

This qualification prepares you to use well-developed administration skills and a broad knowledge base in a variety of work situations.  

You will learn to analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources, apply skilled problem solving, as well as business, technical and administration skills to a range of situations.

You will be equipped to provide leadership and guidance in a range of business and office situations in the administrative and particularly health administration areas.

Entry Requirements

To ensure an appropriate learning opportunity, participants would need to demonstrate a capacity to undertake study at Certificate IV level, this can be demonstrated via the following:

  • 18 years old or over
  • Australian year 11 or equivalent
  • IELTS overall score 5 or equivalent,or minimum 6 weeks of Upper-IntEAP/IELTS Exam preparation courseat Universal English
  • Literacy Language and Numeracy (LLN) Score: Learning 3, Reading 4,Writing 4, Oral Comm. 4, Numeracy 3.

How to Apply

Please see Application Process below.

Application Process

Step 1: Download and complete the WLI VET Student Application Form (PDF file)

Step 2:  If You're applying for Credit Transfer/RPL, request for these forms and complete:

  • Credit Transfer Form 
  • RPL Information Sheet 

Step 3: Attach the following required documents:

  • Certified Academic transcripts and other qualification, or relevant employment documents
  • CV
  • Copy of any proof of identification (eg. drivers license, medicare - 100 points test)
  • Credit Transfer Form (if applicable)
  • For RPL application, you will be contacted for a meeting (face to face or online) with trainer/assessor.

Step 4: Submit your application

  • Pay the Administration Fee and submit the application form and attach supporting documents to, or
  • You can send your completed application form and supporting documents to:

  Admissions Officer

 The William Light Institute  Level 2, 127 Rundle Mall Adelaide, South Australia 5000

  Level 4, 131 Queen St, Melbourne, VIC 3000

Step 5: Your application will be assessed (please allow at least 3 working days) and we will contact you for the result of your application.

Commencement Dates

Course starts - January 2020

Total Program Fees

Tuition Fees:

 Course fee: $6,000

Plus $300 Enrolment fee. $300 Material fee.

We can also tailor a program to a sector or organisation. Discounts are available for corporate groups. Please call 08 8203 9015 to discuss the options available.

All fees must be paid in 6 monthly installments.

2020 prices may be subject to change!

RTO No: 40323