BSB50420 – Diploma of Leadership and Management

The BSB50240 Diploma of Leadership and Management is a highly sought-after qualification designed to develop your leadership skills to management level and beyond. This course will assist you to develop initiative and judgement in planning, organising, and monitoring employee’s workloads as well as your own. You will learn to communicate and support individuals and teams to meet organisational or enterprise requirements and strategies. Learn to identify, analyse and synthesise from a variety of sources and transfer their knowledge to others. This course aims to develop knowledge of management skills by explaining and drawing on modern practices and methods to achieve business objectives. It engenders a holistic approach to the role of the management discipline within industry, business and society, and promotes the ability to identify factors that impact most on management success.

Total units of competency

To achieve this qualification, competency must be demonstrated in: 12 units of competency: 4 Core units and 8 Elective units.

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Occupational titles may include:

  • Frontline Sales Manager
  • Team Leader
  • Production Supervisor
  • Leading Hand
  • Distribution Centre Supervisor
  • Supervisor
  • Warehouse Team Leader
  • Sales Team Manager
  • Line Manager
  • Coordinator (Business Operations)

Course fee:


Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification however, the BSB50420 Diploma of Leadership and Management is suitable for experienced managers who have been in leadership roles for at least 2 years.

Course duration

12 months 


This course holds National Accreditation under the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF).

Career Pathway

The further study pathways available to students who undertake this course include:

BSB60420 – Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management  


Student can have reassessments of NYC (Not Yet Competent) at no charge.


  • Written Assignment
  • Case studies and scenarios