BSB50415 Diploma of Business Administration

National Code: BSB50415
Nationally Recognised Training: Yes
Government funding: No

If you are passionate about improving the way a business operates, then the Diploma Business Administration is your course to success. With the ability to choose from a range of business fields, including business administration, human resources, information technology and marketing this diploma is flexible to meet the needs of modern organisations.

Course Description

This course is ideal for people wanting to establish a career in the business world. It includes a range of competencies such as managing meetings, planning and managing conferences, planning and implementing administrative systems, managing business document design and development, undertaking project work, leading and managing team effectiveness,  managing your own professional development and work priorities, and facilitating continuous improvement.

What kind of careers and work could I do?

This qualification suits people who want to work in a variety of business roles, including as an administration manager or general office manager. It is suitable for careers where you need a sound theoretical knowledge base and the ability to use a range of specialised, technical or managerial competencies to plan, carry out and evaluate your own work and the work of a team. The range of potential careers is extensive with the Diploma of Business including:

  • Office Managerbusiness administration
  • Executive Assistant (EA) / Personal Assistant (PA)
  • Accounts Supervisor
  • Project Assistant
  • Administrator
  • Business Administration Managers

What are the entry requirements?

There are no entry requirements for this qualification although you will need to have well-developed language, literacy and numeracy skills. This qualification is best suited to people who have already gained a Certificate IV in a business-related field, or who have extensive work-place experience but no formal qualification.

Diploma Business Administration Schedule and Locations

Delivery: Flexible, any-time
Duration: 12 months – 2 years
Enrol: Any-time

Where can I study, what locations are available?

Western Sydney

Flexibly/Online – ideal for those people in the workforce who cannot attend classes

How is the course delivered?

This course is delivered flexibly and may include an initial face-to-face meeting with your trainer, online delivery or self-study options at home – it is designed around what works best for you. You will always have your own trainer available by phone, email or face-to-face if required.

What units I am required to complete?

You need to complete 8 units for this BSB50415 Diploma of Business Administration. There are no core units, packaging rules apply to the selection of eight electives. Common electives include:

  • BSBADM502 Manage meetingsoffice admin
  • BSBADM503 Plan and manage conferences
  • BSBADM504 Plan and implement administrative systems
  • BSBADM506 Manage business document design and development
  • BSBPMG522 Undertake project work
  • BSBINN301 Promote innovation in a team environment
  • BSBWOR501 Manage personal work priorities and professional development
  • BSBWOR502 Lead and manage team effectiveness

How much is the course?

Flexible Delivery: $2,640
All learning materials are included in the price.

Payment plans are available at no cost. Pay via credit card, direct deposit or visit our Kiama Training Centre, Level 1, 47 Manning Street, Kiama, 2533, Monday-Friday, 9 am – 5 pm.

How interactive and practical is the course?

At NTM this course is practical, interactive and with sufficient time to complete all your assessments. The course contains interesting readings and practical assessment tasks which you can complete in your own time, at home or in your workplace. Assessment activities may include short written assessments, projects and case studies.

Pathways to further study and university

After successfully completing BSB50415 Diploma of Business Administration you have several pathway options including (NTM does not offer these qualifications):

  1. BSB60215  Advanced Diploma of Business
  2. Bachelor of Business Administration
  3. Direct entry into university with credit from a range of universities, for example, Bachelor of Business Studies at Charles Sturt University (CSU) 

Licensing and regulatory information

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

I would like to discuss the course before I enrol

Please call our learning consultant on 1300 653 501 to discuss the course. At NTM we are committed to enhancing your learning potential by providing a range of services. If you would like to speak to a qualified Career Development Practitioner before enrolling or to discuss Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) about your previous qualifications or workplace experience just contact our office.

To support your learning journey we have a range of support services available including: Career Development, Counselling, Disability and Adult Basic Education services. As an NTM student, these support services are available at no extra cost.

Unique Student Identifier (USI)

From 1 January 2015, anyone enrolling into a Registered Training Organisation or TAFE college needs a Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you do not have a USI or have lost it, it is quick and free to get one at  A USI gives you access to an online account and will contain all your nationally recognised training and results from 1 January 2015 onward.

Enrolling is easy

Contact our office at [email protected] or phone: 1300 653 501

Or complete the following enrolment form: NTM Enrol Form 2021 v6.1