Course Description

Set yourself up for career success with advanced business administration skills and the professional qualification you need to stand out from the pack.

This online business administration course will build out your current administration skillset, and will give you a more advanced understanding of the business world.

Please note that on 18th of October 2020, this course was superseded and replaced by BSB40120 Certificate IV in Business. You can still enrol, however at the moment, the new course is not yet available. Open Colleges will communicate with you in due course once the new course is available.

What you'll learn

You will gain a broad foundation across core business and administrative functions, including: operations management, project management, information systems, complex business documentation and financial reporting.

You will learn to be highly adaptable to changes in business systems, office procedures and technology.

Why study this course?

  • This business administration course will build on your existing knowledge, to give you a broad, advanced understanding across numerous core business and administration functions.

  • You will graduate with a nationally recognised qualification that can open the doors to a range of business administration roles, including: Executive Personal Assistant, Office Administrator, Office Manager, Accounts Supervisor, Project Assistant, Project and Program Administrator.

  • Students will receive a free 12-month student membership to the Australian Institute of Office Professionals (AIOP), the peak industry association for office professionals, giving you access to networking events, professional development opportunities and seminars. 

  • Fit study around your work and home life. With Open Colleges, you access your course content through OpenSpace, your online campus. Study whenever and wherever you like, and make your way through the course at a pace that suits you.

If you are an existing worker or have experience in the related industry, please inform our enrolment consultants during your enrolment conversation as you may be eligible to enrol as an existing worker and may be able to complete your studies faster.

Potential career outcomes

  • Accounts Supervisor
  • Executive Personal Assistant
  • Office Administrator
  • Office Manager
  • Project and Program Administrator in a Business Administration role
  • Project Assistant