Version Effective: 2nd of September, 2019
Version Effective: 2nd of September, 2019

BSB42518 - Certificate IV in Small Business Management

Course Details

Course Summary

BSB42518 Certificate IV in Small Business Management qualification is suitable for small business managers who use well developed skills and a broad knowledge base to solve a range of unpredictable problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources. Students considering this course may provide leadership and guidance to others, and have responsibility for the output of others.

Course Details

Course Type Qualification
Student Availability
  • Domestic
Fees For detailed information on Course Fees, visit www.cqu.edu.au/fees
Application Mode
  • Direct To University
How to Apply Please Enquire or Apply Online
Study Area
  • Business, Accounting and Law
Skill Area
  • Business Services
AQF Level Level 4: Certificate IV

Admission Codes

International Students
CRICOS Codes
Not Applicable

Entry Requirements

Required: Completion of the BKSB (Basic Key Skills Builder) online literacy and numeracy assessment prior to enrolment, unless the student has completed an equal or higher level course.

 

BSB42518 Certificate IV in Small Business Management qualification is suitable for small business managers who use well developed skills and a broad knowledge base to solve a range of unpredictable problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources. They may provide leadership and guidance to others, and have responsibility for the output of others.

 


Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

 

Career opportunities for students undertaking this course include the following roles:

  • Small Business Manager
  • Business Coordinator
  • Office supervisor
  • Accounts supervisor
  • Manager

Course Structures

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete 4 core units
  2. Complete 6 elective units
Standard Course Structure

18-24 months

  • Online
Core

Total number of units = 10.  

4 core units plus 6 elective units


BSBSMB404 Undertake small business planning More Information Training.gov Details
BSBSMB415 Refine and strengthen a small business More Information Training.gov Details
BSBSMB421 Manage small business finances More Information Training.gov Details
BSBSMB423 Create a digital technology plan for small business More Information Training.gov Details
Elective

Total number of units = 10.  

4 core units plus 6 elective units

BSBEBU401 Review and maintain a website More Information Training.gov Details
BSBITU422 Use digital technologies to collaborate in the workplace More Information Training.gov Details
BSBREL402 Build client relationships and business networks More Information Training.gov Details
BSBSMB403 Market the small business More Information Training.gov Details
BSBSMB407 Manage a small team More Information Training.gov Details
BSBCUS402 Address customer needs More Information Training.gov Details

Unit Sequence

For the following units, you may choose your own order of study, while taking into account pre-requisite requirements and the unit availability.
Unit Code Unit Name
BSBSMB404 Undertake small business planning
BSBSMB415 Refine and strengthen a small business
BSBSMB421 Manage small business finances
BSBSMB423 Create a digital technology plan for small business
BSBEBU401 Review and maintain a website
BSBITU422 Use digital technologies to collaborate in the workplace
BSBREL402 Build client relationships and business networks
BSBSMB403 Market the small business
BSBSMB407 Manage a small team
BSBCUS402 Address customer needs

Course Assessment Information

RPL - Students who have previous informal and formal learning need to advise their trainer/assessor prior to enrolment. If the student wishes to apply for an RPL they need to apply to the RPL Centre.
Credit transfer - If credit for relevant formal qualifications is sought, then the process will be actioned after the student has enrolled in at least one unit of competency as directed by the relevant trainer/assessor. The Trainer/Assessor will work with the student on their credit transfer application, and provide advice and support as necessary.
Assessment Types
Written/Electronic Assessment
Project
RPL
Course Learning Outcomes
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Subsidy Requirements

To access the Priority Skills Subsidy students must be an owner, manager or employee of a small business in Queensland.  


Additional Resources

Textbook:

  • Small Business Management:  Launching & Growing Entrepreneurial Ventures ISBN 9780357039410.