Open Colleges

Certificate IV in New Small Business

BSB42615

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Learn new skills and knowledge you can use to run your own business including strategic business planning and proven risk minimisation techniques.

There are multiple ways to study Certificate IV in New Small Business with Open Colleges

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How it works

Entry Requirements
18 years old, Year 10, Certificate II or higher

One, some or all of these entry requirements must be met. Check with the provider before enrolling.

Recognition
Nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.
Assessment
Audio/video recording of role plays, Case Studies, Portfolio, Presentations, Projects, Questions, Written Reports

Course Overview

This accredited course has been specifically developed to help aspiring business owners and managers establish sound frameworks for their small businesses.

The Certificate IV in New Small Business​ is a nationally recognised qualification and provides a solid foundation for managing a small business.

You'll learn about the legal and risk management requirements of small businesses, about legislation codes and regulatory requirements and how to develop a financial plan. You’ll also learn the basics of developing marketing and customer service strategies and how to monitor your business performance.

You’ll receive comprehensive support from your trainer and assessor, and gain access to OpenSpace, Open Colleges' virtual campus, offering you a range of learning materials and study tools to assist you in your studies. If you've always wanted to start your own small business, the first step is getting the background knowledge and the Certificate IV in New Small Business​ is a terrific starting point.

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Course Content

To obtain a Certificate IV in New Small Business with Open Colleges, you’ll need to complete some or all of the following units of study successfully. Units may vary or change so check with the provider before enrolling.

A total of 10 Study Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

Core Units

4 Core Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business
    BSBSMB401

  • Plan small business finances
    BSBSMB402

  • Market the small business
    BSBSMB403

  • Undertake small business planning
    BSBSMB404

Elective Units

6 Elective Units must be completed to attain this qualification.

  • Coordinate implementation of customer service strategies
    BSBCUS401

  • Address customer needs
    BSBCUS402

  • Report on financial activity
    BSBFIA402

  • Undertake project work
    BSBPMG522

  • Establish networks
    BSBREL401

  • Monitor and manage small business operations
    BSBSMB405

Course Provider

Open Colleges has been delivering quality education for over 100 years. During this time, we have honed our unique learning model to become Australia’s leader in online learning. We’ve achieved this by continuously evolving our approach to meet the needs of our learners by offering flexible, accessible, affordable and supportive courses.

So far, we’ve have helped over 700,000 people gain the skills to launch, change or take the next step in their careers. All of us at Open Colleges put the student at the centre of everything we do, whether that’s helping you find the right course, designing a new course, making improvements to our online campus or giving you the support you need to reach your goals.

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2002
Courses
51
Provider Type
Private
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