BSB50420 – Diploma of Leadership and Management

54 weeks over 4 terms

Adelaide & Sydney

RTO Code : 40298

Cricos Course Code : 104213M

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This qualification reflects the role of individuals wo 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 judghement in planning, organising, implementing and monitoring their own workload and the workload of others


54 weeks over 4 terms, including breaks and holidays. The course is delivered over 2.5 days per week.

Study Mode and Assessment Methods

This course is delivered in a classroom environment and online platform. The course structure includes structured learning activities including theory, group discussions, case studies, presentations, role plays, research, projects, workplace simulated activities, computer activities and written/online assessments.


The BSB50420 Diploma of Leadership and Management is a widely focused course, especially suited to those wishing to upskill in a number of leadership and management areas. It is designed specifically for supervisors or middle managers that have responsibility for a team of people, as well as those who participate in operational planning and are involved in change management.

Concession Eligibility

You may be eligible for a government subsidised training place if you either live or work in South Australia, and you are:

  • an Australian or New Zealand citizen, or
  • a permanent Australian resident, or
  • the holder of a an eligible visa


You also need to be one of the following:

  • aged 17 years or over and not enrolled at school, or
  • undertaking training through a training contract as an trainee in identified courses.
  • Student should meet the minimum LLN requirement of the course
  • Visit  www.skills.sa.gov.au for eligibility criteria or  click here.


This course is subsidised through the Government of South Australia’s Subsidised training indicative https://www.skills.sa.gov.au/subsidised-eligibility. The eligibility check is an indication only and does not confirm the eligibility status. Eligibility verification will take place during the enrolment

If eligible for subsidised training, apprentices and trainees are required to pay a Student Contribution Fee. The Student Contribution Fees are charged at the rate of $0.50 per nominal hour for each unit of competency/module to be calculated at the commencement of the unit of competency/module.

If agreed between the employer and the apprentice/trainee, student contribution fees can be paid by the employer.

Employer would pay the gap fees for the course.

(this is non-refundable should a student decide to withdraw or not complete the qualification).

Tuition Fee – $14900

Non – Tuition Fee comes to $650 and the details are given below:

Application Fee – $350

Material Fee – $300

Estimated Total Fee – $15550

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Career Outcomes

  • Seeking to develop or consolidate their management and leadership skills to further enhance career opportunities
  • Looking to gain knowledge associated with business leadership and management fundamentals, essential to self-employment or business operations
  • Looking to consolidate previous business and management skills and knowledge, with a nationally recognised qualification

Course Structure

There are 12 units in this qualification out of which 6 are core and 6 are elective units. The Salford College Industry Advisory Panel has recommended the elective units which are most suitable for the workplace

Unit CodeUnit NameCore/Elective
BSBLDR523Lead and Manage effective workplace relationshipsCore
BSBTWK502Manage Team EffectivenessCore
BSBPEF502 Develop and Use emotional IntellegenceCore
BSBCMM511Communicate with influenceCore
BSBCRT511Develop critical thinking in othersCore
BSBOPS502Manage Business Operational PlansCore
BSBTWK503Manage MeetingsElective
BSBOPS505Manage organisational customer serviceElective
BSBWHS521Ensure a Safe Workplace for a Work AreaElective
BSBFIN501 Manage Budgets and Financial PlansElective
BSBPEF501Manage Personal and Professional DevelopmentElective
BSBOPS504Manage Business RiskElective
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