BSB60420 – Advanced Diploma of Leadership & Management

BSB60420 – Advanced Diploma of Leadership & Management

 Classroom Based Training 
 CRICOS Course Code: 113516K


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.



Career Opportunities

Here are some of the job outcomes you can expect after taking this qualification:

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


Students who complete this course may wish to continue their education into higher education qualifications in leadership and management.

Further information on this qualification can be found by visiting (BSB60420 – Advanced Diploma of Leadership & Management).

 Course Details

Entry Requirements

The Training Package requires that entry to this qualification is limited to those who:

Have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma from the BSB Training Package (current or superseded equivalent versions) or have two years equivalent full-time relevant workplace experience in an operational or leadership role in an enterprise.

Australian Institute of Innovation and Technology has the following entry requirements:

International students must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age and have completed Year 12 or equivalent.
  • Participate in a course entry interview to determine suitability for the course and student needs.
  • Have an IELTS* score of 5.5 (test results must be no more than 2 years old). English language competence can also be demonstrated through documented evidence of any of the following:
  • Educated for 5 years in an English-speaking country; or
  • Successful completion of an English Placement Test

*Note that other English language tests such as PTE and TOEFL can be accepted. Students are required to provide their results so that it can be confirmed they are equivalent to IELTS 5.5.

Unit Outline

This qualification has 5 core units combined with 5 electives, you will be required to complete a total of 10 units.

  • BSBCRT611 – Apply critical thinking for complex problem solving (Core)
  • BSBLDR601 – Lead and manage organisational change (Core)
  • BSBLDR602 – Provide leadership across the organisation (Core)
  • BSBOPS601 – Develop and implement business plans (Core)
  • BSBSTR601 – Manage innovation and continuous improvement (Core)
  • BSBHRM614 – Contribute to strategic workforce planning (Elective)
  • BSBSTR602 – Develop organisational strategies (Elective)
  • BSBCMM511 – Communicate with influence (Elective)
  • BSBPEF501 – Manage personal and professional development (Elective)
  • BSBXCM501 – Lead communication in workplace (Elective)

For additional information regarding the specific units listed please visit (BSB60420 – Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management ).

Licensing/Regulatory Information

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

LLN & Computer Literacy – Help!

At Australian Institute of Innovation and Technology we understand that not every person learns the same way or at the same pace. That’s why when you do this course with us, we will ensure that we identify and attend to any Language, Literacy or Numeracy shortfalls you may have. We will also look at your computer skills and literacy and ensure that you are at a level that is suited for the course, and if not, then we will dedicate additional time and effort to bring you up to speed. Before commencing any of our courses you are required to sit an LLN assessment and may be asked about your computer habits and required to complete some foundational computer skills. This is exercise will help us to identify any LLN or computer skill shortages you may have and make sure that we are able to help you to get up to speed.

Learning Support

Time for consultation with trainers/assessors may be allocated in the term timetable in order to allow students to revise their learning or understanding, perform any required tasks, practice their skills, reinforce their knowledge and prepare themselves for the assessments. All students have access to their trainer and coordinator via phone or email during business hours and there is a guarantee of a reply contract within 48 hours. AIIT has a course progress policy which dictates that all students must maintain satisfactory course progress throughout the course. There are intervention strategies in place for students to maintain their satisfactory course progress. Attendance is also monitored every week for each class.

 Credit Transfer

Credit transfer is a formal recognition of previous studies and can help to reduce the duration of your course, as well as fees. You may apply for a credit transfer for a complete unit or modules within a unit. There is no charge to apply for a credit transfer, but you need to let us know that you want to apply for this on your application for enrolment form in the relevant section. You will need to provide a certified copy of your certificate either issued by another education provider or an authenticated VET transcript issued by the USI Registrar.

 International Students


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Classroom Based Training
Duration: 59 weeks
Location: Sydney

*Currently only available for International Students

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