Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management

BSB60420 | CRICOS Course Code: 105625E

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who apply specialised knowledge and skills, together with experience in leadership and management, across a range of enterprise and industry contexts.
Individuals at this level use initiative and judgement to plan and implement a range of leadership and management functions, with accountability for personal and team outcomes within broad parameters.
They use cognitive and communication skills to identify, analyse and synthesise information from a variety of sources and transfer their knowledge to others, and creative or conceptual skills to express ideas and perspectives or respond to complex problems.

Entry Requirements

Entry to this qualification is limited to those who:

  1. Have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma from the BSB training package (current or superseded equivalent versions), or
  2. Have two years’ equivalent full-time relevant workplace experience in an operational or leadership role in an enterprise.

All international students must be able to demonstrate an IELTS 5.0 level of English language or
equivalent. They have either completed their education to a level which is equivalent to an Australian
Senior High School, College or University and are over 18 years of age.

Course Duration

This program is delivered 20 hours’ / week full time study ,15 hours face-to-face and 5 hours online using Moodle as platform, entirely off-the-job at Global Institute through a combination of face-to-face trainer-led classes and practical classes involving small group and individual activities.

Calendar Year: Seventy-eight (78) weeks
Academic Year: Sixty (60) weeks
Terms: 6 x 10 weeks = 60 weeks
Term breaks: 6×3 weeks = 18 weeks
Allocated hours: 1500 hours

Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • Manager
  • Area Manager
  • Business Analyst
  • Quarry Business Manager
  • Senior Executive
  • Business Development Director
  • Executive Director
  • Department Manager
  • Managing Director
  • Chief Executive Officer

After achieving the BSB60420 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management, students may undertake further study to bachelor’s degree or other Advanced Diploma Level qualifications.

Core Units 

  • BSBCRT611 Apply critical thinking for complex problem solving
  • BSBLDR601 Lead and manage organisational change
  • BSBLDR602 Provide leadership across the organisation
  • BSBOPS601 Develop and implement a business plan
  • BSBSTR601 Manage innovation and continuous improvement

Elective Units 

  • BSBHRM614 Contribute to strategic workforce planning
  • BSBSTR801 Lead innovative thinking and practice
  • BSBTEC601 Review organisational digital strategy
  • BSBWHS605 Develop, implement and maintain WHS management system
  • BSBSTR501 Establish innovative work environments