Business Administration Courses

Do you want the skills to supervise and oversee an office?

Develop the skills and knowledge required and learn more about office administration with Inspire Education. You can use these qualifications to gain an entry level job or to advance your career in the industry.

The courses are delivered online, so you can study from anywhere in Australia, including major cities such as Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, and Adelaide. Whether you are currently working, taking care of your family, or managing your business, you can fit your study time according to your own schedule and go through your course at your own pace.

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Cert IV Business

BSB40120 | Certificate IV in Business (Operations)

This business operations course will prepare you in becoming an effective business operations professional and develop your leadership and mentoring skills.

Cert IV Business Admin

BSB40120 | Certificate IV in Business (Administration)

This business administration course will give you extra skills to develop and build your career in business administration.

cert iv new small business

BSB40320 | Certificate IV in Entrepreneurship and New Business

This course will help you learn skills to start and/or run a small business – including developing business plans, market new business opportunities, plan and manage finances, and develop operational strategies for your business.

BSB50120 | Diploma of Business (Operations)

This business operations diploma course is perfect for individuals wanting to enhance their careers, and develop advanced skills across a wide range of business functions.

Frequently Asked Questions

What types of jobs can people completing business administration courses normally pursue?

Holding a qualification in business admin is the minimum standard to work in many types of child care services in Australia.

You can typically apply for the following business administration jobs:

  • Data Entry Clerk
  • Office Administrator
  • Executive Assistant
  • Executive Secretary
  • Front Office Manager
  • Small Business Owner
  • Team Leader
  • Manager
  • Business Consultant

What main skills will I learn when I complete a course in business administration?

Our Business Administration courses will prepare you for a wide range of administrative roles in varied contexts of the business industry.

You will learn how to develop and produce business documents, write complex documents, develop and use complex spreadsheets, and coordinate business resources.

And on the diploma level, you will learn to manage meetings and plan conferences, develop business documents and administrative systems to enhance the efficiency of your operations, plus how to manage special projects, and improve the performance of your staff.

How long will it take me to complete each business administration qualification?

Certificate III in Business Administration – The course has 624 expected study hours, which is equal to approximately 12 hours of study per week.

Certificate IV in Business – There are a total of up to 935 expected study hours for this course, depending on your existing skills and knowledge.

Certificate IV in Business Administration – There are a total of up to 1020 expected study hours for this course, depending on your existing skills and knowledge.

Certificate IV in New Small Business – There are a total of up to 934 expected study hours for this course, depending on your existing skills and knowledge.

Diploma of Business – There are a total of up to 1144 expected study hours for this course, depending on your existing skills and knowledge.

Diploma of Business Administration – There are a total of up to 1138 expected study hours for this course, depending on your existing skills and knowledge

What evidence can I submit if I want to apply for Recognition of Prior Learning for a course in business admin?

If you wish to apply RPL for qualifications in business administration, the examples of acceptable evidences are the following:

  1. Course transcripts, statement of attainment, and certificates
  2. References and documentation of your previous work responsibilities
  3. Work samples

To apply, simply indicate on your enrolment form that you wish to receive RPL. An RPL Assessor will contact you to check your eligibility for each unit and explain what you need to submit. The amount of RPL you receive will depend on the evidence you provide and any remaining assessment can be completed through gap training.

Is vocational (work) placement required, and where should I get a placement?

No, vocational (work) placement is not required for business admin courses.

Become a Business Administration Professional

As someone who hadn’t studied in 20+ years I felt totally comfortable and supported the whole way through the Certificate IV in Business.
The staff were friendly and provided great content to ensure the online service delivery was seamless.

Laura Bray – Certificate IV in Business
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