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Become an Office Admin whiz with our new course!

by Lisa Matlin
Posted: May 18, 2022

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The nationally recognised BSB40120-Certificate IV in Business (Financial Administration) will teach you in-demand office admin skills, as well as financial reporting and payroll knowledge. It’s perfect for those looking to launch a career in office admin that has a particular focus on finance. It’s also an ideal way to formalise your current work experience if you are already in the industry but need a qualification to get ahead.

Interested in learning more? Keep reading!

What skills will I gain with this course?

During your studies you will learn many current and valuable skills. Some of these are, how to establish and maintain a payroll system, write complex documents, process financial transactions and maintain the appropriate financial records, build and maintain business relationships and report on financial activities.

What career outcomes are available after completing this course?

With this nationally recognised course on your resume, you can start applying for jobs such as: Accounts Supervisor, Executive Personal Assistant, Office Administrator and Office Manager.

Best of all, the BSB40120-Certificate IV in Business (Financial Administration) is all online! No group work, or placement necessary.

What's the job outlook like for this industry?

Business clerical roles are one of the largest occupations in Australia. Duties involve general administrative and core business operation skills, which are applicable across a range of industries. In fact, the outlook until 2025 is for over 342,500 new roles to be added to the industry.  

Source: Australian Government Job Outlook (  

For more information, feel free to call or email our friendly enrolment consultants.  But do you know we also offer live chat?  

Studying a business administration course with Open Colleges will help open the doors to a wide range of job opportunities. Enrol now and acquire the most in-demand office skills that will help you stand out from the crowd.



Lisa Matlin

Lisa Matlin is the Content and Copywriter Specialist for Open Colleges. She’s worked as a freelance writer, proofreader, and is signed to a literary agency as an author. When Lisa isn’t writing for OC, she’s probably reading, or patting other people’s dogs.

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