Diploma of Leadership and Management

Diploma of Leadership and Management
Course Code:

BSB50420 Diploma of Leadership and Management

Suitable Course Candidate

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply knowledge, practical skills and experience in leadership and management across a range of enterprise and industry contexts.

Individuals at this level display initiative and judgement in planning, organising, implementing and monitoring their own workload and the workload of others. They use communication skills to support individuals and teams to meet organisational or enterprise requirements.

They may plan, design, apply and evaluate solutions to unpredictable problems, and identify, analyse and synthesise information from a variety of sources.

Qualification Pathway

Those participants who successfully complete qualification are eligible to progress to Level.

Course Units

To gain a BSB50420 Diploma of Leadership and Management
the student is required to complete a total of 12 Units of competency 6 core units listed below, plus

6 general elective units of which: 4 elective units must be selected from the elective units listed below
for the remaining 2 elective units:
up to 2 units may be selected from the elective units listed below
if not listed, up to 2 units may be selected from a Certificate IV or above, from this or any other currently endorsed Training Package qualification or accredited course.
Elective units must be relevant to the work environment and the qualification, maintain the integrity of the AQF alignment and contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome.

Core Units

National Course Code

Unit Name


Communicate with influence


Develop critical thinking in others


Lead and manage effective workplace relationships


Manage business operational plans


Develop and use emotional intelligence


Manage team effectiveness


Reporting and Assistance

After the Initial Trainee Induction visit there will be 4 Assessment visits along with monitoring visits &/or telephone, email or online contact and accessible assistance when required.

Course Cost  

Government funding – Is available for eligible students. Please contact us to discuss.

The Diploma of Leadership and Management can lead to careers as a:

Team Leader, Supervisor or Middle Manager. Industry employees, at a supervisor or higher level looking to upskill and/or achieve an award of a formal qualification, will benefit from this course