Queensland Academy of Technology

BSB40120 Certificate IV in Business

Queensland Academy of Technology

Course details

CRICOS course code: 108600A

Level of study: Certificates & Diplomas


This course is the perfect starting point for a career in the world of business.

The Certificate IV in Business qualification offers essential knowledge and skills that are suited to a range of individuals, who want well-developed administrative abilities and a broad knowledge base required in a wide variety of administrative contexts. Discover topics including how to organise business meetings, address customer needs, manage and identify risk in the workplace, arrange business travel, promote goods and services and develop spreadsheets and more! You will also develop real world knowledge that can be applied to marketing communications actoss various industries.

Be a part of a dynamic class experience and be motivated to advance your administrative skills. This course will give you the knowledge and confidence to work in any innovative team environment. You will also have the opportunity to further your studies in the Diploma courses with QAT's business programs. This internal pathway will enable you to progress to a Diploma of Project management, and/or Leadership and Management.

Take the next step in your career with a mid-level course in business. Learn the specialised skills and gain the knowledge you need to succeed as an office administrtor, project officer, or sales account assistant in a field that:

  • has a fast growing future
  • is diverse and filled with opportunities
  • offers great job prospects
  • is dynamic and ever changing
  • everyday is a brand new experience
  • pathway opportunities to further studies


All vocational courses are assessed through a combination of assessment types that may include examinations, essays, reports, group tasks, portfolios and presentations.

Employment Opportunities

Job prospects upon successful completion of this course include:

  • Personal Assistant
  • Office Administrator
  • Sustainability Manager
  • Sales Assistant
  • Trade Coordinator
  • Analyst
  • Exporter
  • importer

Further Study

Students can pursue further studies by enrolling into any of the following courses through our internal pathways program:

  • Diploma of Leadership and Management
  • Diploma of Project Management

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): Please contact the provider
Start date: To suit the client/individual
Duration: 32 weeks
Study mode: Blended study

Queensland Academy of Technology

Ground Floor, 333 Adelaide Street
Brisbane Queensland 4000

Entry criteria

IELTS 5.5 or equivalent* (No band below 5.0).
Completion of Year 12 (or equivalent in the student’s home country).
Students who have not completed Year 12 (or equivalent) must have relevant work experience or a qualification that indicate a likely success of course completion.


Queensland Academy of Technology
Ground Floor, 333 Adelaide Street
Brisbane Queensland 4000