In this course you will focus on the following areas:
- A sound understanding of the requirements to establish a small business
- Understand risks involved in small business
- Effectively market your business
- Achieve great profits and strategic outcomes
- Become an effective leader of staff
- Understand and effectively use financial reports
The program is completed online for $1,595.00 (annual fee) or through workshops for $2,295.00*
*Workshop – subject to availability and minimum numbers.
* RPL price on application (pending number of units applying for RPL)
Fees & Enrolment Process
Who is it for?
This course is appropriate for people working in, or looking to start a small business. Possible jobs include:
- Small Business Owner
- Small Business Manager
There are no entry requirements for this course.
How is this course delivered?
You can complete this course online or in a workshop environment. Workshops are limited and based on demand. Contact us on 1300 200 705 if you are interested in completing this course in a workshop.
We understand that each learner has individual requirements and likes to study at their own pace. We would expect this course to take anywhere from 6 months to 1 year to complete (or up to 2 years if completed as part of a traineeship).
To achieve BSB42615 Certificate IV in New Small Business, the learner will need to complete 10 units of competency as below:
4 core units, plus
6 elective units.
Core units and electives
Please click on the drop downs below to view a description on each unit within this course.
All core units are compulsory
|CODE||Unit Name||What Will I Learner?|
|BSBSMB401||Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business||
|BSBSMB402||Plan small business finances||
|BSBSMB403||Market the small business||
|BSBSMB404||Undertake small business planning||
Elective units have been specifically chosen to meet generic small business competencies (6 elective units in total required.)
|CODE||Unit Name||What Will I Learn?|
|BSBCUS401||Coordinate implementation of customer service strategies||
|BSBFIA402||Report a financial activity||
|BSBPMG522||Undertake project work||
|BSBSMB405||Monitor and manage small business operations||
|BSBSMB406||Manage small business finances||
|BSBSMB407||Manage a small team||
|BSBWOR401||Establish effective workplace relationships||
|BSBWOR404||Develop work priorities||
Assessments for this course will be provided on your learner portal. There are a range of assessments which include quizzes, written task and/or case studies.
To enable completion of this qualification you will require an internet connection to access Learning Materials and Assessments via ISM’s eLearning Portal. Our system works best of the following browsers: Safari, Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer 11.
Some assessments may require you to record using a device (such as a smart phone) and submit via our eLearning portal.