Certificate IV in New Small Business Management


  • Gain the skills & knowledge to successfully manage your own company with a Certificate IV in New Small Business Management (BSB42615)
  • Study online when it suits you
  • Well-rounded course that also teaches you team management skills

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OTEN – Open Training & Education Network (RTO 90004)
Career Opportunities
  • Small Business Owner
  • Cafe or Restuarant Owner
  • Online Retail Business Owner
  • Farmer

Nationally recognised - meets Australian Qualifications Framework standards.





Course length
Self-paced (e.g. 16 hrs a week = finish in 6 months, 8 hrs a week = finish in 1 year). Complete within 1 year.
Study mode


Online quizzes & assignments
Start date

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OTEN – Open Training & Education Network (RTO 90004)
Payment options

12-month interest free payment planTerms & conditions apply

Upfront payment

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There are no entry requirements for this course. You can enrol no matter what level of education or work experience you have.

What you'll learn

Become trained in:

  • Legal and risk management requirements in setting up and maintaining a small business
  • Preparing business plans
  • Maintaining your own website
  • Presenting research
  • Review and maintain website content

Course structure

10 units


  1. BSBSMB401 - Establish legal & risk management requirements of small business

  2. BSBSMB402 - Plan small business finances

  3. BSBSBM403 - Market the small business

  4. BSBSMB401 - Undertake small business planning

  5. BSBRES401 - Analyse & present research information

  6. BSBSMB407 - Manage a small team

  7. BSBCUS401 - Coordinate implementation of customer service strategies

  8. BSBWHS401 - Implement & monitor WHS policies, procedures & programs to meet legislative requirements

  9. BSBSUS401 - Implement & monitor environmentally sustainable work practices

  10. BSBEBU401 - Review & maintain a website

Support and delivery

When you study online with OTEN, you can:

  • Study from anywhere, when it suits you best.
  • Graduate with the identical qualification as an on-campus student.
  • Get comprehensive support from teachers via phone and email.
  • Access course materials online.
  • Interact with teachers and fellow students via platforms like virtual classrooms, forums and video calls.

OTEN's online courses can also be referred to as distance education. Some hard-copy course materials and assessments may be accessed or submitted via post.

Payment options

There are 2 ways you can pay for this course:

1. 12-month interest free payment plan

Pay for your course over time by making weekly, fortnightly or monthly repayments.

This flexible payment plan requires no deposit, and you pay no interest for the first 12 months.

2. Upfront payment

You can pay for this course upfront via credit card or bank transfer.

To understand more about payment options or find out if you’re eligible for a funding entitlement, contact a SEEK Learning Consultant.

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