Certificate IV in Business Administration

The Certificate IV in Business Administration course is designed for people seeking to develop the broad-based knowledge and skills required in a wide range of business administration contexts. Course is designed for people seeking to develop the broad-based knowledge and skills required in a wide range of business administration contexts.

These include the abilities to analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources, to develop and apply solutions to a defined range of unpredictable problems and to provide leadership and guidance to others with some limited responsibility for the output of others.

Certificate IV in Business Administration

  • CRICOS CODE: 087042D
  • Duration: 26 weeks
  • Course Fee: $6,000
  • Intake: Monthly
  • Timetable Sydney:
    Option 1 (Day): Thu & Fri 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
    Option 2 (Evening): Mon to Thu 05:00 pm – 09:00 pm
  • Timetable Melbourne:
    Mon & Sat 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Timetable Brisbane:
    Wed & Thu 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
    * Timetables are subject to change based on the number of students enrolled in EGI courses.

Academic Entry Requirement:

Domestic or International students must have completed the Higher School Certificate (HSC).
For more information please download our Academic Entry Requirement Guide.

Alternative Academic Entry Requirements:

Approved equivalent of HSC or Higher Qualification.

English Language Requirements:

To gain entry into a course at ECA Graduate Institute Pty Ltd you will need to demonstrate that you have met the required English language proficiency. The English language conversion table below is a general guide to the level of proficiency required for entry into the various award levels. English examination results are valid if no more than 2 years has elapsed between the final examination result date and the date of commencement of the study.

CourseIELTS (Academic)TOEFL (Internet)TOEFL (Computer)ELICOS level required for entry
CertificateOverall Score 5.5, No band less than 5Test score 70, No section score less than 18Test Score 197, ER 4EAP upper Intermediate, IELTS upper Intermediate, GE upper Intermediate
Diploma and Advanced DiplomaOverall Score 5.5, No band less than 5Test score 70, No section score less than 18Test Score 197, ER 4EAP upper Intermediate, IELTS upper Intermediate, GE upper Intermediate

Alternative English Entry Requirements:

Students may be accepted if they have successfully completed HSC or Vocational qualification at a Certificate III or IV level or above in Australia, or can otherwise demonstrate the required minimum English proficiency. Those who do not meet the English requirements can be referred to English Language Centre to complete intensive courses in English prior to commencing their award courses at ECA Graduate Institute Pty Ltd. The length of these English courses varies, typically from 4 to 20 weeks. After completion of the ELICOS course, the students may be requested to sit for a ECA Graduate Institute Pty Ltd placement test.

Unit CodeUnit Name
BSBADM406Organise business travel
BSBRES401Analyze and present research Information
BSBLEG415Apply Principles of contract law
BSBADM405Organise Meetings
BSBWRT401Write complex documents
BSBREL401Establish networks
BSBMKG414Undertake marketing activities
BSBITU402Develop and use complex spreadsheets
BSBCMM401Make a presentation
BSBFIA401Prepare Financial Report

Pathways from the Certificate IV in Business Administration:

After achieving the BSB40515 Certificate IV in Business Administration, candidates may undertake the BSB50215 Diploma of Business – a course designed for those wishing to develop specialised technical or theoretical management skills or a range of other Diploma qualifications.