52 weeks including 12 weeks break. 20 scheduled face-to-face contact hours each week to meet student visa requirements + self-study component.


AUD 8,500 + AUD 450 Resource fee

This qualification highlights the responsibilities of individuals with specialised knowledge and experience in leadership and management. They demonstrate initiative and judgment, taking accountability for personal and team outcomes. Their cognitive and communication skills enable effective information gathering, analysis, and synthesis.

Entry Requirements

Academic level:

  • Completion of Australian Diploma or other equivalent Australian qualification/s.

English proficiency

  • Evidence of an IELTS test Score of 5.5 or equivalent
  • Complete the LLN assessment
  • Moderate level of computer literacy

Minimum Age

  • 18 years of age and above.


Course Commencement
Saturday, 2 March 2024
Saturday, 20 April 2024
Saturday, 18 May 2024
Saturday, 13 July 2024
Saturday, 10 August 2024
Saturday, 31 August 2024
Saturday, 19 October 2024
Saturday, 16 November 2024
Saturday, 04 January 2025
Saturday, 25 January 2025
Saturday, 1 March 2025

Study Mode

All lectures are delivered face-to-face classroom-based learning using a variety of delivery methods and approved learning resources including:

  • Student learner guide
  • Student assessment pack
  • E-learning resources to enhance knowledge and skills

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) & Credit Transfer (CT)

A recognition of prior learning is available to students who possess priorknowledge, skills, and experience and/or have a Credit Transfer with Units of Competency from formal training or study in a relevant field. Your study course may be shortened as a result of recognition.

Career Prospects

  • Strategic Planning Manager
  • Business Development Manager
  • Corporate Services Manager
  • Organisational Development Manager
  • General Manager

Future Studies

Students who successfully complete BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management may proceed to BSB80120 Graduate Diploma of Management (Learning) or enroll in another relevant course in the same pathway.


A variety of assessment methods are used to assess each unit of competency, including written responses, case studies, role plays, observations, practical demonstrations, and simulated workplaces.

Units of Competency

No.Unit CodeUnit Name 
1BSBCRT611Apply critical thinking for complex problem solving  CORE
2BSBLDR601Lead and manage organisational change
3BSBLDR602Provide leadership across the organisation
4BSBOPS601Develop and implement business plans
5BSBSTR601Manage innovation and continuous improvement
6BSBXCM501Lead communication in the workplace      ELECTIVE
7BSBPEF501Manage personal and professional development
8BSBSTR602Develop organisational strategies
9BSBHRM613Contribute to the development of learning and development strategies
10BSBHRM615Contribute to the development of diversity and inclusion strategies

Course Details

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