Want to get ahead in enterprise? Start with a Certificate IV in Business and study in the heart of Melbourne CBD with MCIE.
+ Office Administrator
+ Sales Assistant
+ Customer Services Assistant
+ Personal Assistant
+ Duration: 52 weeks
Local students No
International students Yes
How can I study?
This course is available as a blended course both on campus and online. Call us to discuss your study options.
National code: BSB40120
CRICOS code: 106257E
Units: 6 core + 6 elective
Location: MCIE City Campus, Levels 8 & 9, 250 Collins St, Melbourne, VIC 3000
Program delivery: Blended training
Total duration: 52 weeeks
Delivery weeks: 40 weeks
Holidays: 12 weeks
The Certificate IV in Business is your first step towards a rewarding career as a business professional. With this qualification, you’ll gain valuable administration and communication skills.
Graduates of this program may find work as a…
Customer Services Assistant
Tuition fee: $4,300
Administration fee: $200
Enrolment fees include additional resources required for the program and student ID charges. For additional service fees, such as re-assessment fees or Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), please refer to the International Student Handbook.
There are no prerequisite qualifications required to enter this program.
Education and skills
Students must complete a Pre-Training Review, meet the Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) skill standards for this program level, and demonstrate they are a suitable candidate for this program.
English Language requirements
Candidates must meet one of the following English Language proficiency requirements:
IELTS band score of 5.5, or an equivalent internationally recognised exam result in line with Department of Home Affairs (DHA) regulations
Satisfactory completion of an ELICOS program at Upper-intermediate level from Explore English, or other NEAS endorsed English language centre
Certificate of completion equivalent to, or higher than, an Australian Year 11 qualification from an English-speaking country
Completion of MCIE’s English Placement Test with an overall score equivalent to IELTS 5.5, or above
Other English language proficiency tests, such as TOEFL and OET, will also be considered.
Candidates who have completed 1 year of study in Australia in English within the past 2 years at Certificate IV or AQF level 4 and above are exempt from submitting Australian Year 11 completion certificate or equivalent and Evidence of English Proficiency.
MCIE only accepts international students who will be 18 years of age by the time of course commencement.
To begin your training at MCIE, you will need a Unique Student Identifier (USI). The USI is a personal reference that creates a secure online record of your VET training. It is managed by the Australian Government and is kept for up to 30 years.
It can be accessed anywhere, anytime. When you arrive in Australia, your visa will be activated and you can then apply for a USI. It is free to create a USI. You need a USI to receive your qualification, or statement of attainment. For further information visit www.usi.gov.au/about.
Students with disabilities
MCIE welcomes all people with disabilities, learning differences and medical conditions. Acceptance in this program is subject to candidates’ ability to undertake all program requirements as discussed in the Pre-Training Review, with reasonable adjustments where applicable.
Students must have sufficient digital literacy skills to access online content, enter answers to written questions and communicate with trainers via email, the student portal and the learning management system.
Credit Transfer (CT) and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) are available. Credit Transfer is free of charge. RPL application fees are $145 per hour. Please click here for more information on RPL fees, terms and conditions.
Blended classroom training
This program is delivered through a blend of face-to-face classes on MCIE campus and online learning for a total of 20 hours per week.
Assessment for this program includes written tasks, long and short answer questions, multiple choice quizzes, group tasks, oral presentations, role plays, scenarios, case studies, portfolios and projects. Most assessments are delivered online via the Canvas LMS.
We recommend that students have access to a laptop or tablet to submit their assessments. MCIE provides access to Microsoft Office.
BSBWHS411 Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs
BSBCRT411 Apply critical thinking to work practices
BSBTEC404 Use digital technologies to collaborate in a work environment
BSBWRT411 Write complex documents
BSBXCM401 Apply communication strategies in the workplace
BSBTWK401 Build and maintain business relationships
BSBOPS405 Organise business meetings
BSBFIN501 Manage budgets and financial plans
BSBMKG433 Undertake marketing activities
BSBSTR401 Promote innovation in team environments
BSBPEF402 Develop personal work priorities
BSBPEF403 Lead personal development
This is Nationally Recognised Training,
leading to Australian Qualifications
Framework (AQF) qualification or a
Statement of Attainment.
Great course to start your carrer in Business.