Our BSB50420 Diploma of Leadership and Management is a nationally recognised business qualification designed to help you plan, execute and evaluate your own work, as well as the work of your team. Throughout this course, you will explore the critical capabilities that make an effective manager. This program covers topics such as the management of business, performance and people. This course is designed specifically for supervisors or middle-level managers that are responsible for a team of people, as well as those who participate in operational planning and are involved in change management.

Nationally Recognised


Delivery Mode
  • Classroom Based
  • Workplace
  • Distance Learning
  • Virtual/Blended
Course Duration

52 weeks

Entry Requirement

There are no entry requirements for this course, however students are required to undertake the Language, Literacy and Numeracy assessment and Pre -Training Review. This will assist to determine candidate’s suitability and relevance for the course and identification of any support required.

Career Opportunities
  • Team Leader
  • Product Manager
  • Service manager
  • Business development manager
  • Training manager
  • Senior manager
Education Pathways
  • BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management
  • BSB60120 Advanced Diploma of Business
  • Advanced Diploma qualifications from Business Service Package
Funding, Eligibility and Course Fee

Students who undertake classroom-based or blended training may be eligible for Commonwealth and Victorian Government Funding (Skills First previously known as Victorian Training Guarantee). Use our easy Eligibility Checker to find out if you’re eligible for Victorian Government Funding. Funded places are limited, so be sure to make a timely application!

For more information, refer to the Course fee.

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This course has 12 units of competency:

  • 6 core units
  • 6 elective units
Unit Code Unit Name Core/Elective
BSBCMM511 Communicate with influence Core
BSBCRT511 Develop critical thinking in others Core
BSBLDR523 Lead and manage effective workplace relationships Core
BSBOPS502 Manage business operational plans Core
BSBPEF502 Develop and use emotional intelligence Core
BSBTWK502 Manage team effectiveness Core
BSBWHS521 Ensure a safe workplace for a work area Elective
BSBTWK503 Manage meetings Elective
BSBOPS501 Manage business resources Elective
BSBFIN501 Manage budgets and financial plans Elective
BSBSTR502 Facilitate continuous improvement Elective
BSBLDR522 Manage people performance Elective