Certificate IV in Government

Jobs and Skills WA: Business courses
Join the public service, and get set up for a great career!

This course can set you up for a career in the public service (government) sector, where you can not only contribute to your community but also make a difference!

The Certificate IV in Government is a nationally recognised qualification supports a range of career opportunities across various areas within the public sector. During your studies you’ll learn how to apply government processes and uphold the principles and values of the public service.

Depending on your training provider, you’ll be able to choose electives for areas of specialisation that support your career goals. These include administration services, finance, human resources, injury claims and rehabilitation, border protection, customs, museum management, and customer service.

Apprenticeship or Traineeship
Industry: Education and Community Services
National course code: PSP40122 | WA State ID: BHO9

Choose a private training provider that delivers this course

This course is available from registered training organisations (accredited private training providers) that are also funded through Jobs and Skills WA. Select from the list below, and follow the link to the provider's website for further information about the course and how to enrol.

Aspire Performance Training offers CERTIFICATE IV IN GOVERNMENT as a Traineeship. Students are required to complete 15 units of competency. There are no pre-requisite or co-requisite for this qualification. All 15 units must be completed to attain the full qualification. Where only some units of competency are achieved, a statement of attainment will be issued. This qualification forms part of the Public Sector Training Package PSP. This qualification allows for the attainment of general competencies for those working in entry level roles in the public sector, with a particular focus on meeting the ethical and legislative requirements of the public service. The generalist qualification covers the skills required to operate in a broad range of public service work activities that are generalist in nature. 

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