Certificate IV in EAL (Employment / Professional)

Course Code 22257VIC
Course Title Certificate IV in EAL (Employment / Professional)
Location Melbourne City Campus
Intake Dates Monthly
Fee Type Full Fee
Duration 6 months

Course Overview

22257VIC Certificate IV in EAL (Employment/Professional) is a qualification with outcomes that are designed for skilled, qualified and experienced workers who require high level speaking, listening,
reading and writing skills in English, and literacy skills including digital literacy skills, to gain skilled jobs, and for those seeking access to employment in specialised fields.

Course Structure


Assessment methods may include:

  • Oral Presentation / Direct observation
  • Scenarios / Case Studies
  • Assignment / Report / Written Questions
  • Direct questioning in the classroom
  • Portfolio of finished product/works

Units of Competency

The 22257VIC Certificate IV in EAL (Employment / Professional) requires 8 units of competency

Core Units

VU21474 – Analyse and participate in complex conversations
VU21492 – Present and listen to complex oral presentations in an employment or professional context


VU21493 – Give and follow a range of complex instructions in an employment context
VU21494 – Read and write complex texts for employment

Elective Units

VU21495 – Critically read and write formal letters and complex prose texts for professional purposes
VU21475 – Give and respond to a wide range of oral presentations and instructions
BSBREL401 – Establish networks
BSBITU306 – Design and produce business documents

Credit Transfer and RPL offered: Recognition of prior learning and skills assessment.


Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification. Applicants will be required to successfully complete an ACSF language, literacy and numeracy (LLN) assessment.

Learning, reading, writing, oral communication and numeracy (ACSF Level 2+) are desirable to participate in the course.



Successful completion means you are eligible to enrol into the BSB40515 Certificate IV in Business Administration.

Your Career

This course provides you with the skills and knowledge to undertake job roles such as:

  • Customer Service Advisor
  • Data Entry Operator
  • General Clerk
  • Payroll Officer
  • Typist
  • Word Processing Operator


Fee Types

Full Fee


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* Material fees may apply
* The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment