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New Zealand Certificate in Business Level 4 - Small Business and Administration & Technology (Currently Under Consideration For Approval By NZQA)
This great programme is designed for people with minimal or no prior experience in Business. The programme is designed to provide two separate qualifications at Level 4 of the NZQF (Small Business strand and the Administration and Technology strand).
Graduates of this programme will be able to develop a business plan for a small business, manage operations for a small business and manage staff and human resource processes for a small business.
In addition, graduates will have the skills, knowledge and capabilities to provide administrative services using business technology, applications and systems, in accordance with the requirements of the entity. Students are trained and equipped with the knowledge and skills required to succeed in either establishing their own business entity or contribute positively to an existing one.
The curriculum covers:
New Zealand Business Environment and Legal Requirements
Market Analysis and Strategy Planning
Customer Service and Marketing Strategy
Building the Right Team and Organisational Resources
Financial Management and Continuity Planning
A qualification in this course can lead to great jobs such as:
New Zealand Certificate in Business (Small Business) Level 4
New Zealand Certificate in Business (Administration & Technology) Level 4
40 weeks (4 terms of 10 weeks plus 3 holiday breaks)
2020 Course dates
20 Jul - 18 Dec 2020, 24 Aug 2020 - 12 Mar 2021, 12 Oct 2020 - 16 Apr 2021, 16 Nov 2020 - 4 Jun 2021
Holiday breaks (same as most NZ primary & secondary schools): 6 Jul - 17 Jul 2020, 28 Sep - 9 Oct 2020
Summer break: 21 Dec 2020 - 8 Feb 2021
2021 Course dates
9 Feb - 9 Jul 2021, 15 Mar - 27 Aug 2021, 3 May - 1 Oct 2021, 8 Jun - 19 Nov 2021, 26 Jul - 24 Dec 2021, 30 Aug 2021 - 11 Mar 2022, 18 Oct 2021 - 14 Apr 2022, 22 Nov 2021 - 3 Jun 2022
Holiday breaks (same as most NZ primary & secondary schools): 19 Apr - 30 Apr 2021, 12 Jul - 23 Jul 2021, 4 Oct - 15 Oct 2021
Summer break: 27 Dec 2021 - 7 Feb 2022
20 hours per week from 9.00am - 1.00pm or 1.30 - 5.30pm
Domestic entry requirements
You should be 16 years of age or above on the date you start your course. You must attend a personal interview and meet all eligibility criteria (please contact us for details).
International student entry
IELTS 5.5 (General or Academic) with no band score lower than 5.0 or equivalent level of English as specified by NZQA Rules Click Here
If you pass this course and you have the required English level, you may wish to study at Diploma or Degree level.